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Representing Employees in Bucks County, Montgomery County & Philadelphia, PA
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harassment is a form of workplace harassment. There are two general types of sexual harassment:
pro quo: In a quid pro quo situation, an employer requests or demands sexual favorsin exchange for employment
benefits, such a raise, promotion, additional responsibility, or even retention of employment.
work environment: A sexually hostile work environment can include jeering, teasing, sexual references, sexual
images, touching and threats.
Both forms of sexual harassment are prohibited by federal law (Title
VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964) and state law (Pennsylvania Human Relations Act - PHRA). Further, workplace harassment
and sexual harassment that includes unwanted touching or threats of unwanted touching can give rise to claims for assault
If you are the victim of sexual harassment you may be able to recover:
- Compensation for humiliation, embarassment and emotional distress for having to endure the sexually hostle work
- Punitive damages to punish the illegal conduct
- Back pay when the refusal to grant sexual favors
or submit to sexual advances results in layoff, firing or demotion
Has your employer or supervisor asked you for a sexual favor in exchange for a work related benefit?
Has your employer created or tolerated a sexually hostile
Were you subjected to retaliation or discharge after refusing sexual advances or reporting sexual harassment?
so, call Bucks County Pennsylvania employment lawyer Bruce Preissman. Attorney Preissman will meet with you, answer
your questions and provide straightforward counsel and advice regarding your options. He may recommend filing a claim
with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) or the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission (PHRC), or he may recommend
filing a lawsuit. Either way, he can provide comprehensive legal representation to you for your quid pro quo or sexually
hostile work environment claim.
you have a question regarding sexual harassment, contact The Law Offices of Bruce Preissman
. Free initial consultations
for many types of cases, including sexual harassment, retaliation and
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