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If I Complain About Sexual Harassment at Work, Will I be Fired?

Unfortunately, sexual harassment continues to present a significant problem in workplaces throughout the State of California. If you are the victim of sexual harassment, it is important that you carefully follow all of the policies and procedures outlined in your company’s employee handbook – including reporting the harassment to the proper individual(s) at your company.…

When Should You Talk to a Sexual Harassment Lawyer?

Sexual harassment can happen in many ways, and sometimes, you might not even know whether you experienced sexual harassment. You might think you are overreacting to something that happened at work, but if you suspect you were the victim of unlawful harassment, there are steps you should take. Even if you are unsure, you should…

What to Do After a Sexual Assault in the Workplace

Many people experience sexual harassment in different forms at work. However, sometimes, harassing behavior escalates to sexual assault. Such assaults might happen at work, at work-related events, on business trips, and more. Those who engage in assault might include bosses, coworkers, clients, or others involved in your business in different ways. No matter how it…

Pregnancy and Covid: Reasonable Accommodations in the Workplace

Being pregnant during the pandemic can be a frightening experience, even if you are able to stay at home most of the time. However, more and more people in California are required to report back to the office, and it is natural to be nervous for yourself and your unborn child if you are pregnant…

How Important is Confidentiality in a Sexual Harassment Case?

Being the victim of sexual harassment can be emotionally – or even physically – traumatizing. Not only does someone have to endure the offensive harassment, but then they also will likely have to participate in a detailed investigation into the harassment complaint. Investigations can be performed by HR or outside investigators, and they will have…

Can You Sue for Harassment in the Workplace?

According to workplace statistics, sex place harassment allegations have increased over the last decade, with more people coming forward each year. Should you have been the unfortunate victim of one of the many forms of harassment commonly found in the workplace, you might not know what to do. A California employment attorney can help you…