Sexually harassing employer conduct that is severe / pervasive, or even just beyond petty slights / trivial inconvenience (in New York City) is considered actionable sexual harassment, and is illegal under Federal employment discrimination laws, New York State, and New York City employment discrimination laws. Sexual harassment is a form of discrimination that creates a hostile work environment or quid pro quo on the basis of sex / gender.
If you have experienced sexual harassment on the job, including, but not limited to, sexual assault, sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, or other verbal or physical sexual conduct, please contact our Queens / NYC sexual harassment lawyers as soon as possible. Statute of limitations apply, so please contact our Queens / NYC sexual harassment attorneys before your rights under the law expire.
Sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature can constitute illegal sexual harassment. Additionally, the harasser's conduct must be unwelcome by the victim. If you have been the victim of sexual harassment at your place of work, please contact our Queens / NYC sexual harassment lawyers as soon as possible before your rights under the law expire.
Under New York City discrimination laws / New York City Human Rights Law (NYCHRL), Damages for employment sexual harassment, hostile work environment based on gender, and employment discrimination based on gender can include:
If you believe you have been sexually harassed at the workplace, please contact our Queens / NYC sexual harassment lawyers immediately.
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