The Equilibrio Gazette
A brief bulletin for building safe workspaces!
With the #10yearsofPOSH nearing
completion, the judiciary has noticed
the gaping holes in the execution of
the POSH Act and has started taking
corrective steps. What does this
mean for your organisation?
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I - LEGAL UPDATES
In Varun Bhatia v. State and Another
(2023) the Delhi HC emphasized a
neutral approach in interpreting
gender-specific laws, specifically
Section 509 of the IPC.
In Mukesh Khampariya vs. State of
MP, MP HC delves into crucial
aspects of the POSH Act. It
addresses time limits for complaints
& emphasizes the necessity of
evidence in harassment cases.
The Supreme Court in Union of India
& Ors v Dilip Paul emphasized that
minor discrepancies and
technicalities should not overshadow
the fairness of the inquiry process.
II - EXPLORING INTERSECTIONS
Most women have probably been
called “too emotional” at various
points in their life, irrespective of
where they are, their academic
qualifications, groups they belong to
and even regardless of what
positions they hold at work.
Inclusive language avoids biases or
prejudice that might subconsciously
creep into our communications if
unchecked. Here we will be focusing
on language at the intersections of
gender and sexuality. Subtleties in
language can be inclusive or
They are responsible for developing,
implementing, & overseeing policies
and procedures that prevent and
address such incidents along with
being part of the Internal Committee
which is responsible for…
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