A Paris court ordered Sandra Muller to pay €15,000 in damages to a TV executive Eric Brion who she had accused of making sexually lewd remarks at a party.
French authorities have issued over 700 fines since a street harassment law came into effect last year.
Former Victoria's Secret angel and supermodel Doutzen Kroes was among those leading demands to address alleged sexual harassment.
Some 1.2 million French women were targeted with sexist insults in 2017, but there were just four convictions over the offence, according to a major report released on Thursday.
BBC journalist Faranak Amidi explains her strategy for fighting back against the online bullies.
A new study saw over 6,000 women surveyed in France, Spain, Italy, Germany, the UK and the USA to see where they experienced the most harassment in the street.
Thousands of Google employees marched out of 40 offices around the world last week, as part of a global protest following a bombshell report from the New York Times.
Take a look at our round-up of key stories from around Europe so far today.
A man has been jailed and fines after slapping a woman's bottom on a bus in Paris and making lewd remarks
Leslie Moonves has resigned as CEO of U.S. media giant CBS over sexual misconduct accusations from six more women
The Deutsche Welle reporter took to social media to hit out harassment of female journalists
Italian prosecutors are calling for a woman's sexual harassment case against the former head of Italy's football federation to be dropped because they believe she was too old to be intimidated.
According to CNN, the US film star is alleged to have assaulted one production assistant for months during filming of bank robbery comedy Going in Style
Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to police in New York after a warrant was issued for his arrest