Harassment in the workplace
You have the right to a harassment-free work environment Unfortunately many employees face harassment and discrimination on the job. If you feel you have been harassed at work, the experienced labor and employment lawyers at Harris & Helwig can help.
do i have a claim for harassment?
A lot of people are harassed in the workplace, but to have a claim under the law, you have to be harassed specifically because of one of the following protected characteristics:
- National origin
Lakeland Sexual harassment attorneys
Sexual Harassment can be different from other forms of harassment because it covers not only hostile treatment, but also unwelcome or inappropriately solicitous treatment based on sex. It is a form of sex discrimination and is prohibited by law. Unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors or other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature constitutes sexual harassment when it affects your employment or creates a hostile work environment.