Women who challenged their employers, and won

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Oracle Corp is a technology giant with offices all over the world. Rebecca Richardson was a project manager at the Sydney branch who was repeatedly harassed by a male co-worker she was teamed with. The accused co-worker described his behaviour as "innocuous" to the court - But the judges didn't think so and awarded Richardson $18,000 in damages and after an appeal decided to award her $130,000 in 2014.

Oracle Corp is a technology giant with offices all over the world. Rebecca Richardson was a project manager at the Sydney branch who was repeatedly harassed by a male co-worker she was teamed with. The accused co-worker described his behaviour as "innocuous" to the court - But the judges didn't think so and awarded Richardson $18,000 in damages and after an appeal decided to award her $130,000 in 2014. Photo: David Paul Morris / Bloomberg

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