Buchalter product liability president sued for sexual harassment

By Lauren Berg (July 19, 2022, 9:48 p.m. EDT) – The Los Angeles-based Buchalter APC Product Responsibility Group President routinely verbally abused and sexually harassed a subordinate – including repeatedly asking him to performing sexual acts – while company management turned a blind eye, according to a lawsuit filed Monday in a California state court.

Karen Hurdle, who was hired as a legal analyst at Buchalter in June 2016 before her title was changed to senior legal administrator, product, is currently on sick leave from the firm. She alleges that her supervisor, stockholder Gary Wolensky, regularly gave her assignments that included sexually inappropriate comments, according to the complaint against Buchalter…

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