Archive for harassment

Fruitbat sex again

Posted in Legal issues with tags , , on 10 January 2011 by Steve

“Recently the Irish high court ruled on the case of Dylan Evans. It gave a ruling which can be divided into three parts …” (more)

[Mark Foreman’s Blog, 8 January]

Notorious fruit bat research wins ‘Ig Nobel’ prize

Posted in Life with tags , , , on 14 October 2010 by Steve

“An academic paper about oral sex among fruit bats – which sparked a sexual harassment claim between two academics at an Irish university – has won an alternative scientific award …” (more)

[Breandan Morley, Independent, 14 October]

Disciplinary proceedings halted in ‘fruitbatgate’ case

Posted in Legal issues with tags , , , on 5 July 2010 by Steve

“University College Cork has been forced to halt disciplinary proceedings against the academic at the centre of the so-called ‘fruitbatgate’ row after the Irish High Court agreed to consider the case …” (more)

[Hannah Fearn, Times Higher Education, 5 July]

Lecturer bids to quash bat sex complaint

Posted in Legal issues with tags , , , on 1 July 2010 by Steve

“University College Cork (UCC) lecturer Dylan Evans has brought High Court judicial review proceedings seeking to quash a complaint against him related to the ‘sex life of fruit bats’ controversy. The college carried out an investigation earlier this year …” (more)

[Tim Healy, Herald, 1 July]

Lecturer in bat-sex row takes fight to High Court

Posted in Legal issues with tags , , , on 1 July 2010 by Steve

“A university lecturer has taken court proceedings in a bid to quash a high-profile complaint of sexual harassment made against him. The complaint against University College Cork (UCC) lecturer, Dylan Evans, emerged in the recent ‘sex life of fruit bats’ controversy …” (more)

[Tim Healy, Independent, 1 July]

Fruit Bat Gate Reframed

Posted in Legal issues with tags , , , on 14 June 2010 by Steve

“… I would suggest that the University appoint a task force or commission to rapidly investigate and modify University regulations to make clear this difficult territory in terms of behaviorally specific rules that can be taught and deployed to all members of the University …” (more)

[Creativeconflictwisdom’s Blog, 12 June]

Court gives Dylan Evans leave for Judicial Review

Posted in Legal issues with tags , , , on 12 June 2010 by Steve

“An Irish Court has moved to grant Dr Dylan Evans, the lecturer at the centre of the so-called ‘fruitbatgate’ fiasco leave to apply for judicial review to the Irish High Court …” (more)

[Cork Student News, 11 June]