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    Google Updates Misconduct Policies After Walkout

    Following last week’s walkout of 20,000 employees worldwide to protest the tech giant’s sexual misconduct policy, CEO Sundar Pichai announced in an email to employees Thursday that Google would meet some of their demands. He agreed to end forced arbitration in misconduct cases, which will give employees the right to sue, and committed to improving the reporting process. Pichai also pledged to seek more diverse senior employees, though he didn’t address a demand to share data on compensation gaps. Walkout organizers applauded the changes, but noted there’s still more to be done.

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