Harassment

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Can I pursue sexual harassment against a coworker who is currently pursuing harassment against me?
Is it considered retaliation on my part if I decide to pursue a sexual harassment complaint against a coworker who is pursuing a harassment complaint against me at the same time? Months ago I was vict... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

picked on/disrespected by a boss
What can I do to protect myself from harassment. I mean the type that no one talks about: the bullying/being picked on by a boss/him being rude/nasty. When your union reps tell you its between you & h... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Can I file a lawsuit and recieve monatary gain for ongoing sexual harassment?
My husband is being sexually harassed by a group of men that he works with. He has reported to management the harassment but it continues to happen. He is to the point where he wants to quit but he ca... applies to Utah  ·  0 answers

Is it defamation or harassment if I vented to facebook about a coworker without naming them at all.
I am a supervisor at a store, and have a question about workplace harassment and defamation. I vented in a private facebook group and was wondering if I posted a conversation between myself and an emp... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

if i report sexual harassment could i go from 40hrs to 32hrs
i reported sexual harassment to the board of directors and was told it would stop but thereafter i have been harassed since and subjected to hostile work enviroment applies to Pennsylvania  ·  0 answers

physical assault and sexual harassment
MY attorney informed me the EEOC found reasonable cause on the retaliation but not sexual harassment I was fired at conclusion of investigation for refusing a transfer.later hired back 2wks later now ... applies to Texas  ·  3 answers

sexual harassment what can I do
Hi I was working for this company for about 9 months this other female kept harassing me and called me names on servale actions I told the boss who is also the owner he did nothing, it happened again ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

if i report sexual harassment could i go from 40hrs to 32hrs
i reported sexual harassment to the board of directors and was told it would stop but thereafter i have been harassed since and subjected to hostile work enviroment and i feel like this is constructiv... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  2 answers

Is this Harassment?
I am accused of saying a coworker dressed like "a crack ho" 3 weeks ago to another coworker. I do not remember saying it but someone told her I said it and she has gone to HR and is pressing the issue... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  2 answers

Abusive Boss...is it harassment?
I would like to know if the Employment At Will Doctrine is still in effect. I deal with the most difficult boss anyone would wish to have. I remain calm, but eventually the stress is going to get the ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I worked for the U.S. Marshall's service in 1987. During the time I was there, a woman I worked with went nuts about 3 employees because of harassment, one being the U.S. Marshall who made a sexual harassment. She came to me after two weeks of working wit
Details are in the question. applies to California  ·  0 answers

was I wrongfully terminated
I was terminated they say for sexual harassment, by a student who claimed I tired to grab her and kiss her, the director of my department state it was base on pass history, but I never had any inciden... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

How do I go about finding the right attorney for a sexual harassment/discrimanation case which resul
I was terminated from my job due to sexual harassment and discrimanation. applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

Can my company fire me when I was found not guilty of sexual harassment?
A month ago I was accused of same sex sexual harassment which was investigated by HR and found to be baseless. My accuser has been allowed back to work, I however have been told not to return to work.... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Employers 3 day or prior notice FMLA Policy. Is it legal?
I recently left work early, without notifying my supervisor, due to work related stress caused by harassment I get due to a disfigurement. The harassment takes place at work and is done by my coworker... applies to Illinois  ·  3 answers

can my company be held liable for my continued harassment?
I have worked for the company for two years and suffer from continued harassment on many levels to the point where I don't know how much longer I can go on, with no help from the human resources dept.... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

I've been working for a small metal fabrication shop for the last 5 years. Things looked good and I've been advancing nicely. Then about a year ago personal events occurred and my productivity and tardiness started to become a problem. To make matters wor
Small company containing approximately 70 people. Beginning of the investigation I was told that there were complaints of harassment directed at me...was not told of what nature until near end of inte... applies to Missouri  ·  0 answers

What questions should I ask regarding a sexual harassment investigation against me at work
I was falsely accused of sexual harassment at work yesterday and suspended for 1 day for them to investigate. I go back to work today, and anticipate getting fired, what are some things I should ask t... applies to Nevada  ·  0 answers

I'm being accused of sexual harassment if i resign can they still come after me
I'm a Supervisor for the New Mexico Department of Transportation and I was placed on Administrative leave pending investigation of sexual harassment against me and I offered to resign and they said th... applies to New Mexico  ·  0 answers

i was suspended for sexual harassment before even being talked to about it
I went to work and after working an hour i was suspended due to sexual harassment. No explanation, had not talked to Human resources, what are my rights and what is the proper procedure for these alle... applies to Oregon  ·  0 answers

I was an lead operator. A co- worked said i made t that made her uncomftable. I dont recall making a comment to her personally. Hr said even if some one is offended by a comment third party it is still sexual harassment. Is that true and how so i explain
Was lead operator. Co worker was offended by a comment i made. Via third party. How do i explain to future employer that harassment was third party and how is that sexual harassment applies to Tennessee  ·  0 answers

I was fired for sexual harassment and need help please.
I just read article by Neil Klingshirn about Sexual Harassment and the Rights of the Accused. I read it because last Friday I was fired for sexual harassment. I need your help. I'm in New Hampshire an... applies to New Hampshire  ·  0 answers

Are my employers retaliating against our office for my sexual harassment complaint
I issued sexual harassment complaint with employer which lead to the doctors termination. Now we don't have a doctor and our hours were cut down dramatically. I feel like this is all my fault. Our off... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

Sexual Harassment and vacation
I recently resigned from a job due to sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct from my employer (it was an abrupt resignation as I finally had enough). A week prior to resigning however, I had take... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

finding a labor law attorney to take over my case.
How do I find a labor lawyer to take over my case in federal civil court northern district of texas? (Dallas, Fort Worth area). My case started in 1996 with grievcances and EEOC complaints. My issues:... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Can my boss demote me after I have filed an affidavit implicating him in a harassment suit?
I reccenty signed an affidavit implicating my boss in a harassment suit. Since then he has threatened me, told me i could not afford to be involved, and told me that know one will believe me. I signed... applies to Michigan  ·  1 answer

I'm been discriminated against the law and which I'm protected by the law and United States of America act employees of sexual harassment that and dicrimated of my disability
I'm been discriminated against the law which protects us against sexual harassment and discrimination of disab ility applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I been accused of sexual harassment and I want to take it to court
I was told I was accused of sexual harassment but was not told if, when, where or how. No nothing but was fired. I don't care about the job but my name I do want to clear. applies to Virginia  ·  0 answers

If someone complaind on you for sexual harassment then resigned their employment the day after the complaint than what does that mean for the case?
Some filled sexuall harassment on me then resigned the day after what does that mean for the case?? applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

My Daughter was accused by one of her co-workers, of harassment. HR people talk to her but they don't believe her she say that she don't even talk to that person. Then that person goes to work with bruses and scratches they ask him what happen to you he t
Can my daughter do something about false harassment accusation applies to Alabama  ·  0 answers

do i have a case of retaliation?
I WAS A MANAGER FOR A LARGE RESTRAUNT CHAIN IN OHIO THEIR POLICY ON HARASSMENT IS IT IS TO REPORTED TO HR IMMEDIATELY. I REPORTED A SEXUAL HARASSMENT CLAIM FOR CREW MEMBER HR RESPONDED BY MAKING THE M... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

I resigned from my last employer because of sexual harassment allegations and they then published it. What can I do? Also what do I tell potential employers
I retired in lieu of being fired for allegations of sexual harassment from a local college. Then they put the allegations in the school newspaper. I also would like to know what do I tell my potential... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

What are my rights against a false workplace sexual harassment accusation
I am a local truck driver and make pick up and delivery stops throughout the DFW area. I am a male and was confronted by my employer that another male at a delivery site has accused me of sexual haras... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Sexual harassment claimed
I worked for a County hospital for 3 months. A nurse reported me that I squeezed her butt( she's about 250-300 lbs) , and another nurse reported the manager that I commented about patients breasts, wh... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Is it harassment?
I am 5 month pregnant. I informed my boss and he wants to share the information with all of office workers. Additionally, he is forcing me to announce my group coworker about my pregnant. I don't want... applies to California  ·  0 answers

work environment harassment
I am having trouble with my co-workers. Recently, I was allowed to go home early. My manager made the decision. The following day when I returned to work my work vehicle was filled with office equipme... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Sexual Harassment.
I have had several conversations with my supervisor concerning new restrictions he has placed on my access to our accounting system. Keep in mind I have been with this company 4 years and have seen bo... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

I am being falsely accused of harassment, discrimination and retaliation at work.
I am being falsely accused of harassment and discrimination by an employee. What to do? The HR department has not contacted me yet, my boss did talked to both and determined the accusation is false an... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Falsely accused of sexual harassment, what should I do?
I have been expelled from my college, for sexual harassment which is a false allegation by my professor. My went to the restroom and forgot to zip my zipper back up, and I went to speak with several t... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

is it legal for my employer to stalk me when i reported sexual harassment?
I reported verbal and sexual harassment and i think they targeted me for retaliation. I have gone places and someone will randomly ask if i was at certain places. I think they have employed people to ... applies to Kentucky  ·  1 answer

How to reply to a show cause letter of sex harassment that is false?
A old lady accused me sex harassment her. That is lie and false. Now company gave me a show cause letter and I need to reply it. applies to Arkansas  ·  0 answers

How to reply to a show cause letter of sex harassment that is false?
A old lady accused me sex harassment her. That is lie and false. Now company gave me a show cause letter and I need to reply it. applies to Arkansas  ·  0 answers

I was fired for sexual harassment and need some answers to my questions please.
I was recently fired due to a sexual harassment claim by a coworker. The reason I was fired was because my coworker and I were texting inappropriate messages to each other. My question pertains to the... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

I was falsely accussed of Sexual Harassment
I was falsely accused of sexual harassment due to a phone call I had with a supervisor asking for advise about whether or not I should write up one of my employees who was displaying rude/unprofession... applies to New York  ·  3 answers

If I am accused of sexual harassment, do I have the right to know specifically who made the claim and can I see what evidence was provided to back up the claim against me?
I received a Final Written Warning based on a claim of sexual harassment from a co-worker. The alleged incident occurred over four years ago. We have continued to work together for the past four years... applies to New Hampshire  ·  0 answers

my old employer accused me of sexual harassment its now on my background check what can I do to get it removed
got fired a guy wanted my position at advance auto parts people were telling jokes girl had arms above head I said looks like tune in Tokyo guy called in to corp said I sexually harassed her not alleg... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

is it unlawful to pay an employer to offer a job and hire someone?
I am afraid that the job offer I've rec'd and accepted is actually someone who has offered to pay this employer (an annual salary amount) to hire me. No proof, and can't really ask the prospective emp... applies to New Mexico  ·  0 answers

I reported sexual harassment on 2 different men at my job over a year ago. One of the men was fired another was given a 3 day suspension. They told me I was to be separated from the other employee yet several months later my superintendent put the employe
I reported sexual harassment on 2 different men at my job over a year ago. One of the men was fired another was given a 3 day suspension. They told me I was to be separated from the other employee yet... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

what is my options when I am being accused of sexual harassment
I was sent home without pay 12 days ago for sexual harassment of a student who training at RUSH Uni Med Cen while they invesgitat, the student claim I grab her in the elevator and tried to kiss her, a... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

age discimination; retaliation; sexual harassment
I filed 5 EEOC complaints against the agency I work for: (1) age discrimination and failure to promote; (2) two retaliation complaints; and (3) two sexual harassment complaints. After filing the first... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case of defamation against a co-worker?
A co-worker filed a harassment complaint against me. I believe it was in retaliation for reporting her to our supervisor for violating work rules. Our employer ruled in my favor saying the facts did n... applies to Connecticut  ·  0 answers

sexual harassment.... need to know what i can do
my wife had to file a sexual harassment charge against a co worker around 6 months ago. She has since moved to a different store and the kid that did is still employed at the other location. she had t... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

I am a witness to harassment. What should I do?
I have been working through a temp. labor company off and on for about 3 months. I have witnissed harassment from my employer on a regular basis for that length of time. If "yall better get the fuck o... applies to Tennessee  ·  1 answer

Taping Conversations
I filed a formal complaint of Harassment on Monday. I was never contacted by HR concerning the complaint. The next day I was laid off. I believe I have been retailiated against for filing the complain... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

Can I sue for defamation, harassment, hostile work environment?
I contract for the US Govt under a contract they have with my Science & Technology company employer. The client has been consistently lying about my responsiveness and performance in order to attempt ... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

Do I have a wrongful dismissal suite against my former employer
I was fired for sexual harassment on Friday October 22, 2010. I was asked to come into work on my scheduled day off to help out at an office I had managed until the earlier that week. I had recently s... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

Race/Religion Discrimination Harassment settlement
how much money can my Lawyer ask for in a Letter of Demand for Discrimination/Harassment? My understanding is that the cap is between 50,000 to 300,000 based on the size of the employer. I was retalia... applies to Idaho  ·  0 answers

I have intermittent FMLA to care for my husbands chronic medical conditions. My husband is disabled. Do the disability harassment laws extend to me because of his disability. I have been getting a lot of attitude and harassment lately at work for using my
My husband is disabled and has severely herniated discs and significant nerve damage. He has "episodes" where he cannot talk, walk, or even lift his harms/hands. When he has these episodes I have to d... applies to New Hampshire  ·  0 answers

Retaliation/Harassment, Do I have a case?
I am an American Airlines Maintenance Technician. I reprimanded a Supervisor for illegally signing off paperwork on an aircraft for work said to be completed but never was. The following day I was pul... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Do I have a sexual harassment case?
I live in SC. I have been a security officer for over a year with this company. During this time, I have reported sexual harassment and my employer will do nothing to stop the abuse. I have been subje... applies to South Carolina  ·  0 answers

Is talking about rape at work sexual harassment when it's been said you don't want to hear about it.
a new co worker very shortly after meeting her disclosed to me she had been raped 40 years ago. I nicely told her work really wasn't the place for this conversation. Few weeks later she tells me again... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

Im a female boss that has been accused of sexual harassment to a male co worker. He has taken pics off fb and had some text saying i was beautiful and on the screen shot of the text i supposedly said ok. The one strange thing is that im a gay female but n
I am a female boss and been accused of sexual harassment of a co worker he had fb pictures and some text that had my number but wasnt from me because he had text and said i was beautiful my response o... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

Wrongful termination for sexual harassment
My husband was the construction superintendent at a subdivision. He supervised a crew of 3 construction assistants. A young lady was recently hired to handle customer service. She was not getting alon... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Recently accused of "sexual harrasment" are these claims false and unwarrented?
I am employed at a college where I recently was accused of "sexual harassment" by a student, who claimed that they felt unsafe after a sent them an email that although personal, had no sexual innuendo... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

Can my government employer fire me for consensual verbal flirting?
A lady at work began a consensual flirting verbal affair. She announced I was her "boyfriend" and I heard her say on the phone "my biggest fan is here". Without saying a word to me, she suddenly repor... applies to Maryland  ·  0 answers

HR told me I was terminated because of a harassment complaint but I did not sign any document as being terminated. Is that valid?
HR notified me that I was terminated because of a harassment complaint but I did not sign any document as terminated. Is that valid? applies to New Jersey  ·  0 answers

what about damages
Sexual harassment-I had complained to manager and supervisor on several occasions. MY concerns was being approached several high level asking for sexual favors in exchange for a job promotion.I had re... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Can you file unemployment if you were terminated because of harassment complaint?
Can I file unemployment if I was terminated because of harassment complaint? applies to New Jersey  ·  0 answers

Sexual harassment question
A few girls came to me and asked me some sexual questions, I replied to stop, it went on for a few weeks. When I told my Union about it 6 months later her encouraged me to file and EEO. I didn't repor... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Does my company have to keep a copy of a sexual harassment charge on file.
approximately 1 year ago I made a complaint to my HR department about my boss making repeated sexual advances to me,even after asking and telling him to stop, he still persisted. Witnesses (coworkers)... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Falsely Accused
A girl I work with has falsely accused me a sexual harassment. Any contact between us was always intiated by her, I have many witness's that she was always asking me for a hug. She was interested in d... applies to California  ·  1 answer

dealine
I would to know what is the deadline to sue a company for sexually harassment the time period that a person has? applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

My daughter filed a sexual harassment complaint to her GM and HR. Of course the harasser (a Supervisor) denied his inappropriate behavior and the company is telling my daughter she will HAVE to work with him even though she has told them it would be uncom
My daughter filed a sexual harassment complaint to her GM and HR after a Supervisor tried to kiss her and picked her up still trying to kiss her and telling her not to tell anyone and that it would be... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Company following up on threats
I was a supervisor and passed over for promotion to production supervisor, even though I was handling the duties when the regular supervisor was absent. I was called into a meeting by senior managemen... applies to California  ·  0 answers

I was cleared of charges that I harassed a co-worker. The case was cleared by our HR, board members and Hr consulting firm. But knowing this worker she most likely will not let it go. What are my rights. I really don't want to be on pins and needles for t
A worker told staff on her way out the door "don't forget I'm not here tomorrow." She in fact did not tell her co-workers of the day off. As assistant director I sent out an email to all staff to remi... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case for slander or defamation per se against my CEO?
About a year ago I befriended a coworker who made a sexual harassment complaint against the CEO of the company we work for. Although my friend recorded these advancements so I know them to factual, th... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

Can I file a suit for my company failing to take action against my former supervisor?
When one of my managers started at my former place of employment, sexual harassment quickly began and was brought to my former General Manager's attention. After having a conversation with human resou... applies to Maryland  ·  0 answers

Is this harassment??
I have 2 disabled boys. They require me to be off a lot with my job. I have FMLA and have had it every year for 5 years. My principal doesn't like me taking off and has confronted me infront of staff ... applies to Virginia  ·  0 answers

I asked a male co worker if he was watching porn on his phone. There were girl co workers around when they heard me ask. Would that be considered sexual harassment
See question applies to Connecticut  ·  0 answers

Female manager harassing another female manager, but not in a sexual way.
I have been in a situation for about a year where my female manager has been harassing me, a female manager, but not in a sexual way. She has wanted me out of my job and eventually out of the Company ... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

What if someone got fired based off of false aqusations and said that i was the reason and that i filed a sexual harassment complaint against the peraon when i really did no such thing. My job may have put me in harms way by just throwing me under the bus
What if someone got fired based off of false aqusations and said that i was the reason and that i filed a sexual harassment complaint against the peraon when i really did no such thing. My job may hav... applies to California  ·  0 answers

What if someone got fired based off of false aqusations and said that i was the reason and that i filed a sexual harassment complaint against the peraon when i really did no such thing. My job may have put me in harms way by just throwing me under the bus
What if someone got fired based off of false aqusations and said that i was the reason and that i filed a sexual harassment complaint against the peraon when i really did no such thing. My job may hav... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Worried to be terminated I used racial harassment instead of racial discrimination.
I was a contract worker for Medical manufacturing company for 6 months. I filed a discrimination case against the company through EEOC. The Medical Company denies my allegations and denies that I was ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

i have been at my job 18 years, my supervisor has been harassing creating falsification
where I worked at There were two Seniors that were unhappy about the way the administration interacted with them and ignored their at communication about their concerns. the seniors did a TV interview... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Do I have to indicate in my resignation the harassment I had with the company
My coworker always bully me yelled at me and intimidate me..I reported it and nothing happen they didn't inform me anything how they fixed it..am not comfortable working applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Overheard
I over heard a person talking and they quoted a family member as saying "I like my coffee like I like my women, black and strong." Is that sexual harassment or discrimination? It seems like a complime... applies to Tennessee  ·  0 answers

Ret. Behavior, Harassment/Hostile Work Envmt, Age Discrim?
I have recently complained to me boss (also an owner of the company) that I am being harrassed with ongoing abusive verbal treatment from another employee. I have been informed that this behavior has ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Harassment and now disparaging remarks by the CFO
I live in NorthWest Tennessee. I was harassed in my job as H. R. Director by the CFO for approximately 6 weeks until I finally spoke up to her on Aug. 16, 2000. She yelled at me to get my stuff and le... applies to Tennessee  ·  1 answer

Harassment and now disparaging remarks by the CFO
I live in NorthWest Tennessee. I was harassed in my job as H. R. Director by the CFO for approximately 6 weeks until I finally spoke up to her on Aug. 16, 2000. She yelled at me to get my stuff and le... applies to Tennessee  ·  1 answer

Help
I need to speak to someone about sexual harassment, breach of contract/estoppel, retaliation and defamation claims that I may have against my employer in New York City. ----PLEASE KEEP THIS QUESTION C... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I'm being accused of sexual harassment at my work by my coworker and may lose my job. Is there someone I speak with with no cost to help advise me?
It's a long story but I'd like to tell it if I can so I can be properly advised. Takes about 20-30 minutes. applies to Minnesota  ·  0 answers

harassment
Is it discrimination against me if I refuse to perform a task that is out of my "scope of practice" and beliefs and the administrator of the facility tells me when the new owners take over I can plan ... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

If i am terminated for sexual harassment and I have evidence the HR manager conducted a
I have evidence that many people who were "witnesses" were not interviewed and it was a "kangaroo court" applies to California  ·  0 answers

Does the accused have the right to know the alligations?
I was accused of sexual harassment and fired all within 15 minutes. I was not told what the allegations were or even given my final pay check. Do I have a right know what she claims I did? applies to California  ·  0 answers

I was just terminated from my employment due to being falsely accused of sexual harassment without any prior disciplines or write ups. What can I do to get my job back or at least prove my innocents and take this off my record?
Details are within the question. applies to Wisconsin  ·  0 answers

Discrimination/Retaliation/Harassment - pick one......
I have experienced a discriminative hostile work environment on a daily basis by my immediate supervisor. As a result, Ive been diagnosed with severe depression; panic attacks, as well as high anxiet... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

My name is Harold and I work for an ambulance company in Michigan. I have been accused of sexual harassment and the president of my company sat me down and told me about it and wrote me up. He would not tell me any specifics or anything. What soud i do
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I filed a sexual harassment charge with the EEOC and they recently after a 3 year investigation, sent me a letter for the conciliation process. We are now scheduling the first meeting. My questions are, Do I need a lawyer? How do I know what is a reasonab
I put most of the details in the question. applies to Arizona  ·  0 answers

What can an underage female do about sexual, physical, and verbal harassment by adults?
I am a 17 year old girl who has just recently gotten a job as a waitress. In the 6 weeks that I have been working, I have been physically, sexually, and verbally harassed. In the first days that I wor... applies to Tennessee  ·  0 answers

Can I sue my company for harassment while still working for them
I am harassed daily and forced to work unlimited overtime, I have to work 9-10 hours a day plus saturdays with no extra pay. applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Can I file being an independent contractor against an employer for wrongful termination on me speaking my mind about wrong doings and sexual harassment.
Supervisor and employees sex play each other in the van with me present. Sometimes directing statements at me. applies to California  ·  2 answers

Wrongful a
Wrongfully accused of sexual assault. Accuser has not gone to police and an investigation into sexual harassment has gone ahead. I have a disciplinary hearing today and am worried my contract will be ... applies to Alabama  ·  0 answers

I have been accused of sexual harassment by a co-worker that was mad because I would not give her a fork lift license. H&R have found me 95% NOT guilty. Yet I lost 3 days pay and it is now on my record. A 25 year impeccable record. Can I sue them for Defa
I am an operations manager for Reddy Ice Corp, out of Springfield Mo. I have an impeccable record for the last 25 years. A new comp. had bought out Reddy Ice a year ago and the people they put in char... applies to Missouri  ·  0 answers

I told my boss that I felt she was harassing me, less than two months later I have been terminated for inapropriate behavior citing intimidation harassment ect, which are all untrue. I had been getting called in on tardiness for several months I swallowed
Are all in the question box applies to Massachusetts  ·  0 answers

Can a teacher sue a school for permitting sexual harassment by students?
Until recently I was a new teacher at a MA school. I reported to my supervisors repeatedly throughout the year about daily offensive conduct by students in one all-male class (examples: multiple stude... applies to Massachusetts  ·  0 answers

A hug between two friends is sexual harassment?
I am female and I was recently written up because a male employee at the same company I work at gave me a hug (he happens to be my best friend) and a third employee (female) claimed she was offended. ... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

possible legal proceedings
I was recently fired from United states Post Office for what I believe retaliation for Sexual Harassment suit that I consequently won. I was injured on the job, and they used my out sick absences to r... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Can a teacher sue a school district for permitting sexual harassment by students?
Until recently I was a new teacher at a MA school. I reported to my supervisors repeatedly throughout the year about daily offensive conduct by students in one all-male class (examples: multiple stude... applies to Massachusetts  ·  0 answers

Can you be fired without a trial?
My husband was accused of sexual harassment and fired with no trial and without being questioned. The policy requires an investigation but nothing like that happened applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

Harassment through poor performance reviews
I am an engineer in a manufacturing facility. I have had unprovoked and unfair performance reviews (3). What are my rights to get these revoked? applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

What can happen if I was accused of sexual harassment at work by a customer but quit before any action was taken
Can legal action be taken outside of my former employer? Can my former employer release any personal info? applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

What can happen if I was accused of sexual harassment at work by a customer but quit before any action was taken
Can legal action be taken outside of my former employer? Can my former employer release any personal info? applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

What can happen if I was accused of sexual harassment at work by a customer but quit before any action was taken
Can legal action be taken outside of my former employer? Can my former employer release any personal info? applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

I was accused of stealing from the company I've worked for for 36 years. I was informed that they had already contacted the bank that the business used ( I was able to sign checks) and had me removed from the list. They also informed a bookkeeping service
Do I have a case of defamation and harassment and maybe other recourse because of false allegations? applies to Alabama  ·  0 answers

Do i have any recourse
A co worker accused me of harassment who is friends with the administrator but failed to prove it because it did not happened now the administrator is retaliating in her behalf, forcing my supervisor ... applies to New Jersey  ·  0 answers

I was accused of stealing from the company I've worked for for 36 years. I was informed that they had already contacted the bank that the business used ( I was able to sign checks) and had me removed from the list. They also informed a bookkeeping service
Do I have a case of defamation and harassment and maybe other recourse because of false allegations? applies to Alabama  ·  0 answers

I was accused this morning of stealing narcotics I've been a nurse for 20 years and never been accused of this is this false accusations defamation of character is this employment harassment and what rights do I have.
I've had difficulties with Edmond AMG and I need to know what rights I have applies to Oklahoma  ·  0 answers

Sex. Hrsmnt, asslt/bttry, dscrmntn, emtnl dstrss
What is a Settlement Hearing in Federal Court? And will I be asked questions? (I am the plaintiff with a case against the owner of the company for Sexual Harassment, assault and battery, malpractice a... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

mediation?
I recieved my right to sue letter through eeoc under title vii sexual harassment by supervisor and numerous other violations and i sent back to try mediation is this a smart move or is now the time i ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Re-employement disability law?
Hello: I will try to make my question brief so you won't delete me.:) I am a 46 hearing impaired woman who resigned from Citibank in 1996 due to what I considered harassment from a new female executiv... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I was employed with a company for 10 years as an Area Manager. I was on my 7th Regional Manager who obviously did not like me. I was manager of the Year twice, region safety award winner, others awards or recognitions prior to my new boss. In 2015 he told
Harassment, retaliation, Wrongfull termination, MS at will. applies to Mississippi  ·  0 answers

is this harassment?
I work in Radiology, my 2nd in command boss retired two years ago, 6 people tried for her job..including myself. A lady (Deborah) got her job only b/c she is over the radiology school; therefore, they... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Could you sue against a city for wrongful termination? Coud you sue for punitive damages?
The foundation is whistleblowing for reporting losses, wastage, and fraudulent coverup by its audit director. I later faced retaliation, harassment, discrimination, and finally terminated via skelly w... applies to California  ·  2 answers

no defense? wth
I am a hospital employee. My friend and I got into an arguement and she went to the administration and said she was uncomfortable around me. The adm. slapped a haradssment on me and forbid me to talk ... applies to Mississippi  ·  0 answers

How may I file a retaliation complaint with the NYS Dept of Labor? Is there a cause of action?
Received written warning and after I handed in my written response with the signed copy, I've been mistreated in the work place. I believe this rises to the level of retaliation and harassment. Please... applies to New York  ·  0 answers

I work at a place where the owner had in previous months sexually assaulted me and asked me out. Now I'm having problems with the other staff members since losing our general manager due to them harassing her. Now the HR manager has falsely told the owner
I work at a place where the owner had in previous months sexually assaulted me and asked me out. Now I'm having problems with the other staff members since losing our general manager due to them haras... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

Terminated for any reason
I have read that Georgia is an at-will employment state. Does that mean anyone can be terminated for any reason? Is the only grounds for a law suit in Georgia based on discrimination or sexual harassm... applies to All States  ·  1 answer

Whistleblower and Retaliation
I reported my employer as a whistleblower about time and attendance. What can I do to be removed from this position to stop receiving constant harassment and retaliation by my employer. I also want co... applies to District of Columbia  ·  1 answer

I was accused of sexualharant and there was no proof of it and got demoted
I was accused of sexual harassment there was no proof of this I got moved to another store and demoted is this legal then my district manager told me she was gonna get me to quit applies to New Mexico  ·  0 answers

harassment
I work in a family owned business and was falsely accused of having a sexual relationship with my employer's husband. Do I have legal grounds to sue for defamation creating a hastall work inviorment, ... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  2 answers

I have been a manager for 5 years for cosmo prof . i have been dealing with harassment and bullying ect by my supervisor my employees have actually called HR and now theres a case against her but i dont think i can stay working fir her anymore so when i p
Retaliation case on my manager but still want to put my 2 weeks in will I lose all accumulated pto applies to Minnesota  ·  0 answers

Is this sexual harassment?
My partner was sexually harassed by my company owner's partner while at a company party at the owners home. It has made me uncomfortable with my owner who is my direct supervisor in many cases. Can an... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

Retaliation???
I have reported sexual harassment and now I'm questioning retaliation from my boss I was told I have to accommodate the late work hours until the spot is filled and was even told I'm lucky to be able ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I need a attorney for filing a sue againt my employer in federal court
I file a complaint against my employer due to Harassment and ADA violation. Received right to sue need help. Still working at company and have less than thirty days to file applies to Arizona  ·  0 answers

Time of Discovery?
If I have copies of emails from work that prove my claims of harassment from my supervisor, and have offered these emails to corporate officers ( proof of that also) who have stated no interest in vie... applies to California  ·  2 answers

I have been accused of racial bias and what to know what I need to do to protect myself.
I was accused of being racially biased because I handed an executive in my company a usb drive by the top string and she said that the way I handed it to her made her feel "dirty". She is claiming tha... applies to Virginia  ·  0 answers

I was fired from a very large mining company for harassment. What do I tell potential employers?
I sent an email to a former coworker asking how he's been and how "Grandma" was doing (a lady we both worked with). He turned me in to HR and they told me that he turned me in. I was upset and went th... applies to Wyoming  ·  0 answers

is harassment for filing a grievance with my union, covered under the Equal Employment Opportunity
I filed a lawful grievance with my union. Since filing said grievance I have been retaliated against by my supervisor. Can I file an EEOC complaint? applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

Hi, I was fired by Wells Fargo after complaining about sexual harassment.
I work for a temp agency and my "contract was terminated" by Wells Fargo after I complained of someone who was assigned to be "training me"( they weren't a trainer) sexually harassing me.I called thei... applies to Iowa  ·  0 answers

Is there a way I can protect myself from a boss who is targeting me?
I complained to HR on three occasions regarding my boss. The third time I went to them was due to my boss finding out I had complained twice before and she had begun retaliating against me. She is sti... applies to Georgia  ·  1 answer

A co-worker and I had a conversation on fb messenger that was of a joking but obscene manner. I initiated the conversation but she reciprocated with jokes back. Nothing sexual was ever said about her or toward her. Today I got fired. My employer wouldn't
I feel I was wrongly accused of sexual harassment bc the accuser reciprocated with the same type of messages. applies to Indiana  ·  0 answers

I was falsely accused with no witnesses does the accusation hold weight?
I was accused of harassment by a individual that just hates me that I have had no contact with in 3 months and she was able to convince someone else to agree that I sexually harassed her , how do I co... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

WWhat are my rights if the accuser. Is rehired
I was falsely accused of sexual harassment in 2013 by an employee that was terminated 3 months prior from the accusation for poor job perform. It was investigated by regional HR. And proven false. now... applies to California  ·  1 answer

would this qualify as defamation/sex discrimination/hostile job environment?
I've been working with a company for two years and I recently became aware that during this time my employer conducted two separate investigations of alleged Sexual Harassment being filed against me. ... applies to Idaho  ·  0 answers

Can I be fired for turning in one employee of mine for sexual harassment of another employee?
I have an employee out on disability. During this time, another employee came to me and told me , she had been inapropraitly touched and vulgarity had been used numerous times, by the employee on disb... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  2 answers

Discrimination Harassment Retaliation
Because an individual is employed by an At Will Employer and basically no explanatin is necessary for an employee's severance fromm service, is it possible to challenge a lay off using Tort Law? Can T... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

What can I do about racial harassment?
I was forced to transfer jobs due to continuing racial slurs. My supervisor and union representative were aware of the situation and have done nothing. This situation is continuing with a coworker of ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Falsely accused Sexual Harrassment
I enjoyed read your website. I am in Texas and have found so much about Sexual Harassment but little or nothing about what happen or what case law is about those innocent-falsely accused it is as if i... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

I was fired from my job for sexual harassment my boss asked me to tell my side to defend myself I guess but I had know I idea what was going on because I had not harassed anyone. I asked who accused me and what they said I did and my boss would not tell m
My General Manager started at my job 3 years after I started there. on day one she did not like me and looked for any reason to get rid of me. applies to Pennsylvania  ·  0 answers

Harassment Bullying and Hostility at work
I have been harassed by my supervisors. I do my work. However since she threatened to have me fired 2.5 years ago, the Director has engaged in building up a series of warnings and unwarrented complain... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Sexual harassment
I have been sexually harassed by the company's former CEO in 2007. He was asked/forced into resigning because of the overwhelming evidence against him. I feel that I am still being harassed by other m... applies to West Virginia  ·  1 answer

Physcial abuse/harassment
My boss physically attacked me and threatened my life and well being in front of a number of people a little over a week ago. I wrote a memo to the President of my company describing the event and ask... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

Employer lying on disciplinary documents
My employer has taken several disciplinary measures against me. They contain outright lies and I have the evidence to back it up. In particular there is one person who is after me, he has a history of... applies to Massachusetts  ·  0 answers

Am I wrongly accused
I had sexual relations with an employee once, her boyfriend found out and made her call and accuse me of sexual harassment, I am on suspension now , my work is waiting on a statement from her ,she was... applies to Ohio  ·  0 answers

I been working for waffle House a ls s cook and my manger said that I made a sexual cimmentand my manger said that I'm under investigation for sexual harassment and I didn't know I afended her what can I do
I'm a cook and I ask out a waitress so I don't know who said I sexual harased them and he moved me since I don't know What to do applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

I sent the H.R director a formal letter of complaint and he responded with a very upsetting letter.
I filed a harassment letter early feb. against a fellow nurse. The HR dept has never responded in any way to me . Since then there have been 2 more incidents So I wrote a e-mail to Director. Now I am ... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Can I leave a hostile workplace in spite of noncompete?
I have dealt with gender and disability disc. as well as retaliation, harassment, ostracizing, and intimidation when going to HR to voice my concerns. I get stonewalled on everything, there is no conf... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

After work drinks, is it harassment?
We recently had our Xmas party from 12 to 5pm. The Xmas party officially ended however most employees attended a bar for drinks. I grabbed a male co-workers bottom, it was not meant to be sexual but p... applies to New York  ·  0 answers

After work drinks, is it harassment?
We recently had our Xmas party from 12 to 5pm. The Xmas party officially ended however most employees attended a bar for drinks. I grabbed a male co-workers bottom, it was not meant to be sexual but p... applies to New York  ·  0 answers

FMLA-Discrimination/HArassment
I work for the largest bank in the world. I am currently on FMLA with my newborn daughter. My employer is calling me on leave wanting to conuct formal performance evaluation stating that if I wish to ... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

AM I PROTECTED?
I told the manager that in addition to my internal complaint (previous question) that I would be filing a formal complaint with the state. I filed a complaint with the AG's office alledging sex gender... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

I was hired as 1 job title making an odd number off dollars per year at a nonprofit under an at will contract. 4 months into the position they changed my job title and duties to a higher positioned and higher paying job. Can I sue for the difference? They
The complaint included Me being over worked and under paid for 6 months Harassment And allegations against the practices applies to Connecticut  ·  0 answers

My fiancee is being harassed by an asst. overnight manager, what can he do to protect himself?
My fiancee was hired as a night crew member at the local grocery store. Since then the assistant overnight manager has been singling my fiancee out for swearing, aggressive behavior and language. What... applies to Arizona  ·  0 answers

Was my position eliminated do to retaliation?
I was employed with a health facility for more than 5 years. After several incidents reported from possible theft, schedule changes, manager harassment/hostile work environment, COO issues, FMLA from ... applies to Indiana  ·  0 answers

I was fired from my job because Iwas accused of sexual harassment, I didn't sexually harassing her and I want to sue her and my company. Can I sue?
I worked at the job for 12 years no write ups. I feel like this lie cost me my job and I have witnesses saying I would never and didn't sexually harassing her applies to Tennessee  ·  0 answers

Can I file for harassment based on an employer consistently using profainity toward me?
We work in a family owned business; son & daughter-in-law. For some time now, we have been harrassed by our daughter-in-law after we had a difference of opinion. The majority of her emails all contain... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Harassment for not breaking the rules
My wife works in medical field. The company she works for has many levels of providers working for physician owned practice. The group in her level wants to do things their own way against the desires... applies to Arizona  ·  0 answers

i work in a factory. I have a great work ethic everyday, but my supervisor hates me when im doing good it makes her mad so she puts me on the hardest things in the place and refuses to give me relief. she talks badly to us cussing and saying rude remarks
bullying , cussing, harassment, boss makes my work day a living hell everyday applies to Tennessee  ·  0 answers

Hey I was hired as one job title making and odd number off dollars per year at a nonprofit under an at will contract. 4 months into the position they changed my job title and duties to a higher positioned and higher paying job another $48,000 difference t
My complaint included, Allegations of the schools misconduct toward me. Being overworked and underpaid for 6 months And allocations of harassment applies to Connecticut  ·  0 answers

how do I prove wrongful termination for title 9 in Michigan?
Hey Mel, So far I've been told that I don't have a case. Im hoping you can point me in the right direction. I worked for non-profit private university in Michigan for 5 years where I was a top admissi... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

employee accuses manager of assault, manager is innocent but leaves company due to harassment, accuser wins lawsuit against company, might go after former manager, what can manager do?, and if innocent, can manager sue same company or employee for defamat
do I have a case applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

is this sexual harassment?
My husband started to work about 6 motnths ago to this new job. He is now being accused of sexual harrassment because this lady complained that he was always in her areas of work and that he did not h... applies to Virginia  ·  0 answers

Is a severance agreement binding if I left the company due to harassement about a disability?
I asked to separate from my employer because I was being harassed by someone in management due to a disability. I reported the problem to the HR dept. multiple times and nothing changed. The stress as... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Former employee harrasment.
I was laid off on 7/7/06. I had a company issued cell phone, which I turned in. On 8/29/06 I received by mail from my former employeer a copy of the phone bill with a note stating " I authorized the t... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Regardless of being an at-will employee. Can a company use aggressive or harassment to force someone to quit, to avoid paying severence?
It seems to me that Bank of American and HP colluded to force employees to quit. First by setting unreal expectation on a team that was designed to fail. Second whether true or not, stating that there... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

After reaching 25 years with excellent performance evaluations, a false accusations turned into a personal vendetta and years of harassment and constant allegations and accusations and singled out with punitive stipulations and rules that applied to me on
Details included in question box. I realized I didn't ask my question. What are my rights or do I have any? What can i do legally. I wanted to file suit after I had to take early medical retirement bu... applies to Louisiana  ·  0 answers

Sexual Harassment - Gray area?
I was terminated by my large company (50,000 employees) two weeks ago because of a sexual harassment claim filed against me. I was a professional person with 19 years experience. an unblemished record... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

What Can I do my employer is doing nothing about harassment to me & other former employees in the workplace?
I reported to the owner of the company that another employee was taping other employees on her phone without their consent. She was coercing a confession from this employee & played it for everyone at... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

What can I do if the whole office is harassing me, retailiating against me, & defamation of me?
I have Bipolar Disorder and ADHD. I am on Meds and see a Doctor. Two years ago, I became Manic. There was a lot of stressful things in my life. Even though I have a Domestic Partner, I felt alone at t... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Can HR get involved if a co-worker threatens me off work hours, to have me fired?
I received an instant message over the weekend, from a co-worker that accused me of gossiping about her to an ex-employee. She threatened to report me to HR and have me fired for gossiping about her. ... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Can HR get involved if a co-worker threatens to have you fired out of work hours?
I received an instant message over the weekend, from a co-worker that accused me of gossiping about her to an ex-employee. She threatened to report me to HR and have me fired for gossiping about her. ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

My employer gave me a 30 day termination notice but are letting me go after 2 weeks. I have suffered harassment/ sexual from my boss. I have reported it and nothing has been investigated. I am happy to free myself of . This stress
My employer gave me a verbal 30 days notice of termination. I asked for it in writing as well as my duties. Received a text that my duties would remain the same. They are letting me go after 2 weeks w... applies to California  ·  0 answers

What are my rights when working with a disabled co-worker?
A co-worker is "claiming" disability and is often out of the office and I have to do her work. I work for a large company and I'm sure they're afraid she will sue for discrimination thru ADA. I don't ... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Is it legal for an employee to handle his own SH case?
An employee has been brought up on charges of sexual harassment and instead of the investigation remaining confidential the Owners of the company tipped off the employee. Now the employee has been hea... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

Is it inappropriate for an HR manager to discuss infractions of one supervisor's employees in front of a supervisor from another shift or to discuss these issues with her husband, just because he works at the same facility?
Supervisor had employee harassment issue. The HR manager continued conversation when another supervisor, (her husband), walked in without knocking, and HR manager discusses confidential information of... applies to Indiana  ·  0 answers

Can corporate attorneys be disciplined for falsely accusing me of having falsified an employment app
I worked at a bank and reported some issues to the EEOC, including sexual harassment, age discrimination and retaliation. The bank agreed to mediate but said that they had learned during the investiga... applies to North Carolina  ·  0 answers

What violation is it?
My supervisor told me that if I did not wear the newly required uniform the following day when the new company policy took affect that I would be sent home. She never informed all the workers as she d... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

My ex employer is offering a conditional severance - if a sign a non compete
I'm 56 - got sick - Employer Threw the health insurance premium at me and said this is unacceptbale - wife also got sick. After that down hill - entire staff aware of health issues and we were brunt o... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

yes, I recently was fired from my previous employer at NET northeast treatment center for retaliation and harassment after filing a formal discrimination complaint. I filed the complaint because two white males were hired over me with less experience. Bec
I filed a formal discrimination case with the department of labor against NET northeast treatment center in Wilmington applies to Delaware  ·  0 answers

Against Public Policy
THE ISSUE/S.. AT-WILL EMPLOYEE TERMINATED AFTER BEING WRONGFULLY ACCUSED OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT.. EMPLOYEE WAS MIS-LEAD BY AT-WILL EMPLOYER AS TO ISSUE; MEANING, AT-WILL EMPLOYER RELAYED TO AT-WILL EMPL... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

Male Same Sex Sexual Harassment Guidance
I'm male and I have a situation where another male is attempting to file sexual harassment against me because he is saying that I said he was going to hell for being gay. First: this male has made sex... applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

Male Same Sex Sexual Harassment Guidance
I'm male and I have a situation where another male is attempting to file sexual harassment against me because he is saying that I said he was going to hell for being gay. First: this male has made sex... applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

I have fmla. Intermittent days from July 2015 to July 2016. I've been on this fmla for 7 months and my hr department sent letters to my doctor requesting more info. My doctor called me and told me this. She said she cannot fill anything out without my con
Is this considered fmla harassment. I also was approached by a supervisor three days after hr sent paperwork to my doctor to sign for more fmla paperwork. I fused to sign and the next day I was FedEx ... applies to New Jersey  ·  0 answers

Retaliation? Please help...
I will try to be brief. I was fired after eight years of service. I had an excellent attendance and performance record. Several months prior to being terminated, I filed a sexual harassment claim agai... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

If I'm accused of sexual harassment does my employer need to tell me
I'm a delivery driver and went to make a delivery at a Customer. Ok and I just got a new supervisor who is out to get me and supposedly good friend with the person anyway I guess a couple months ago t... applies to California  ·  0 answers

My employer wants to discipline me for providing them with a sexual in nature email
My supervisor sent a sexual in nature email to another employee during work hours. The email was printed off from another employee who gave it to me to use in my sexual harassment complaint against th... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

Can consensual relationships create a hostile work environment?
I was in a consensual relationship with my supervisor. She initiated the relationship and broke it off. Then she started to harass me with threats, undesireable job assignments, unwarranted written re... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Are homosexuals and people over 70 safe from discrimination?
Are people over the age of 70 protected by the ADEA? And do Federal EEO Laws protect homosexuals from discrimination in employment? Does an employee have to report sexual advances to the company in or... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

harassment by federal bureau of prisons
i am a 16 year employee of the federal bureau of prisons. In 1995 sfter a nation wide lockdown at a prison in greenville IL i recieved a three day suspension. I was informed that this would only effec... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Race based harassment with intentional infliction of distress
I am being harassed at work by two members of management. I am constantly being watched, circled, and reprimanded either verbally or in writing for actions that my fellow white co-workers get away wit... applies to North Carolina  ·  1 answer

Physical Harassment -
Dear Mel, I work on a construction site as a Superintendent. Our owner has been and continues to be physically violent with all of the male staff. I have witnessed him punching and pushing our General... applies to California  ·  2 answers

Problem getting employed after being fired
I was the victim of a false claim of sexual harassment case in October 2015 and our legal counsel proved that it was erroneous and subsequently asked the employee to leave. I was kept on as the Genera... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Problem getting employed after being fired
I was the victim of a false claim of sexual harassment case in October 2015 and our legal counsel proved that it was erroneous and subsequently asked the employee to leave. I was kept on as the Genera... applies to California  ·  0 answers

PLEASE HELP US!!! We live in hailey idaho and need you to help us find a employment lawyer ASAP. We both were recently fired about 6 weeks apart because we seemed to have uncovered what appears to be the director of the center skimming employee hours. I w
I tried to write the other day and think half my statement was cut off. This is so crazy that this is happening to us. Just have some sort of employment law firm in idaho contact my email and I will e... applies to Idaho  ·  0 answers

emotionally wiped out!
I am a healthcare cna with the largest company in the U.S..I was Verbally told of new policy 10-14-03 to wear all blue uniform or be sent home.I have abided but others still wear anything.On 11-18-03,... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

I was told after requesting to start FMLA that I would lose my exempt employee status and be put on hourly. HR has since changed her mind. Do I have a claim?
I'm a salaried employee. I recently had a picc line put in. I turned in a man for sexual harassment last summer 2016. Since I have had work taken from me and when I asked about FMLA I was told by our ... applies to Kentucky  ·  0 answers

Can I bring a lawsuit against a co-worker for slander and spreading lies about me ?
For the past +/- six months, a co-worker has accused me of being paranoid and has spoken untruths about me to our fellow co-workers. This co-worker has accused me of being paranoid to my face, in fron... applies to Idaho  ·  0 answers

EEOC Discrimination Disability/Retaliating
Off 5 months for work injury/Disability. EEOC sent charge of discrimination of disability and retaliation just based of the termination letter I was given. After 3 days back to work I “ voluntary re... applies to Minnesota  ·  0 answers

Can an employee be suspended for telling a coworker about public info of another employee?
An Employee at a security company told her coworker to Google search another employee's name because there was info regarding her past arrests and criminal activity. The Employee was put on 3 days unp... applies to California  ·  0 answers

If a girl wrongly accused you of sexual harassment without any proof . It was just to get you fired . What can I do ? They demoted me at work because of this . And I didn't do anything wrong . She wanted to get me and my gf fired
I was demoted at work because a girl wrongly accused me of sexual harrasment to get me and my gf fired. When the problem was just with her and my gf . She hated on her because she was in charge of the... applies to California  ·  0 answers

can an employer force you to get approval for intermitent fmla from a third party administrator on a day to day basis?
I was recently terminated from my job because our company's third party they hired sent recertification updates for renewing fmla to the wrong address. no warning was given by my company that paperwor... applies to Iowa  ·  0 answers

Can I (and former PTs) attempt legal action against a former supervisor for assault/harassment/etc?
I recently worked in a family practice medical office for 6 months as an MA and phlebotomist. The physician's wife was the "office manager" despite having no medical training whatsoever. She violated ... applies to Ohio  ·  0 answers

I was let go after 18 years with a company
I have many questions and not really sure how to go about asking, I was initially fired for harassment,(verbally)I was not the person that was harassing, but was verbally harassed in front of many emp... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

What does it take to prove Constructive Discharge
I've been subjected to constant harassment by my boss all year. He made me the project leader at the start of the year on several large projects (everyone else had hardly anything close), then pressur... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Is there any relief for violation of a separation and release agreement?
My wife and I both worked in a church office and reported tax evasion, harassment and theft violations by another office worker to the Pastor. As a result, we both lost our jobs when the accused emplo... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

when a white employee's is given a pass ,counseled or relocated for the same act of a African black male, and the black male is terminated can it be considered as unlawful discrimination been that the equal employment act states that all employees should
several white employees often have complaints brought against them for sexual harassment and other reasons and they are moved along or relocated then when a black male is accused he is terminated.. th... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

I'm being retaliated on because I informed Management on good faith of a nurse aid neglectful now they're trying to turn things on me saying I'm harassing the young lady that I did good faith report on.
I went to management gave them 12 copies of statements of this young ladies professional obligation to the residence the management said that they were going to investigate they did not it's been 2 mo... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

Question about a Non-Compete and Harassment from former employer
Hi and thanks for any help. I filed this under Contracts, but it kind of combines a non-compete and harassment in one big issue. In 2005 my wife signed (against my advice not to) a non-compete which s... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

I was accused of sexual harassment against a female employee. I am a female. A happily married straight female.
I had worked for a major company up to April 9th. I am female accused of sexual harassment against another female. Everything was good. I was training in a certain location. The day before I was fired... applies to Indiana  ·  0 answers

Copy of Investigation Document?
Hello, I recently was fired from my last position. I submitted a formal complaint to the head of HR in January stating many complaints such as harassment, threating texts, sexual discrimination about ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Can you sue for harassment from my employer while I'm still employed?
I've taken my boss to HR twice in the past 2 years. However, she continues to be nasty to me. Recent act of retaliation was that she told me I was getting a raise at work and when I got me evaluation ... applies to Nevada  ·  0 answers

Questionable new requirement from employer for hourly reporting while on intermittent FMLA?
I am on intermittent FMLA indefinitely due to my medical condition. I work from home (accommodated by my employer) due to my condition. I am a salaried employee. Over the past 9 months of working from... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Can I sue my employer for violating my privacy and harassment?
My boss read a message on my personal cell phone when I was away from my desk regarding me having been diagnosed with a communicable disease. I work in a Head Start office so I am around children alth... applies to Oklahoma  ·  0 answers

Is this harassment or defamination
I am asking this for a friend, who works as an RN and has worked for this hosp clinic for almost 3 months the first incident occured when a Dr ,who had a moment, slung mucus on the RN's face, the RN w... applies to Alabama  ·  0 answers

If I resigned from my job of 15 years because of retaliation and harassment from my boss, which I know would have ended in me getting fired. Will I be able to draw unemployment?
I wrote up a new Sous Chef we got in our dept in Nov of 2015, for cursing at me, every since then I have been written up about 8 to 10 times, he took my day shit and week ends away put me on graveyard... applies to Washington  ·  0 answers

Do I have grounds for a lawsuit for harassment, intimidation, hostile workplace,bullying?
I'm a new med tech at a SNF in Springfield, Mo. who has noticed clear violations of regulation, policies and procedures that have caused resident injury. I took these issues to my supervisor, then the... applies to Missouri  ·  0 answers

I was harassed at my workplace last year and eventually quit due to more harassment by co- workers u
Is there a time frame in which to file a claim. I was sexually harassed at my workplace last year by a co-worker, He was fired but when others found out I reported him they all treated me badly. I eve... applies to Iowa  ·  0 answers

I was harassed at my workplace last year and eventually quit due to more harassment by co- workers u
Is there a time frame in which to file a claim. I was sexually harassed at my workplace last year by a co-worker, He was fired but when others found out I reported him they all treated me badly. I eve... applies to Iowa  ·  1 answer

if a supervisor gives you alcohol before your shift are they responsible for your actions?
i went to a supervisors house to look at a bike she had for sale. it 15 minutes before our shift. 5 minutes in the apt she asked me to drink a beverage. i asked her what is it? she said do not worry a... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Signing Under Duress
I am a member of a union. The company, which I work for has been forcing us to sign off on their new policies. and procedures. We've been told to write: "My signature denotes receipt and all right res... applies to New Jersey  ·  1 answer

How then am I supposed to work if a company uses ADP? The second question, since then I have been l
I sued 5 companies and 1 individual on several different counts which included, sexual harassment, whistle blowing, sexualassult and battery, wrongful termination, and more. The case was settled out o... applies to Missouri  ·  0 answers

Is this sex harassment?
This is a great site! I just recently started working as a SalesRep (at-will) for a publishing company. The pay is great but almost immediately, my supervisor (whom is notorious for being a bully boss... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case of defamation?
A co worker accused me of harassment the investigation took two weeks I was not found guilty and was told I can return to work, that weekend the coworker published to a third party my name stating I h... applies to New Mexico  ·  0 answers

My supervisor degrades and yells at me and threatens to fire me.
I work for a large resort company in Naples seasonally and my direct supervisor or multiple occasions has left me under staffed, yelled at me , insluted me, placed wrongful blame on me and has threate... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Can an Accussed person who was cleared of all charges sue for retaliation?
Can an Accussed person who was cleared of all charges sue for retaliation? A person was accussed for sexual Harassment and after being suspended and then cleared of all charges comes back to work BUT ... applies to Kansas  ·  1 answer

bullied at work
I am constantly bullied at work. Isolated/moved from my team members , no one can talk to me, constantly on disciplinary action which prevent my transferring to another department and bonuses. Discipl... applies to North Carolina  ·  0 answers

if it isnt stated clearly in my handbook, can I be fired for it?
If I am ASKED, meaning I am given a choice, and not ordered to complete a task, is it considered insubordination and can I be fired for this? Does swearing in front of a customer even if it is not lis... applies to Washington  ·  0 answers

What are my rights at work
I recently was called by my boss and told i was suspended from work until she came back from vacation and the investigation was finished. She said she would meet up with me in a week when she came bac... applies to Kentucky  ·  0 answers

can i sue my employer or co worker for continued subjection to a vulgar video at work
a co worker was told not to be on you tube during work. I told my supervisor what the co worker was watching at work. a pornographic rock video that was vulgar and disgusting. the co worker was advise... applies to Indiana  ·  0 answers

What do I do?
Today, I was accused of conducting myself in an unethical manner in the workplace. Two women made a complaint about me sometime over the past week or two. I have worked along side both of these employ... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

I was robbed by my boss' son.
Hi, I was recently robbed by my boss' son(who is a former employee) who broke into my apartment and stole all my prized possessions and then sold it to buy heroin. As a result, he was arrested and cha... applies to New Jersey  ·  0 answers

harassment
Since November 2007 I have been the store manager for a local skate/snowboard shop. The owner of the business hired me on to run the store for her. However, she was constantly talking down to me and t... applies to Washington  ·  1 answer

Job discontinuation due to FMLA use
I have been working at the same company for 23 years with an exemplary record and evaluations. Since I began using intermittent FMLA, however, things have changed. I have been harassed by coworkers, s... applies to Illinois  ·  4 answers

Do I have a valid case with or without the Right to Sue Notice
Hello. My name is Paul Hollins. I recently received a 90-day Right-To-Sue Notice from the EEOC Commission. I am trying to obtain an attorney who will accept my case on a contingency basis. I am willin... applies to California  ·  1 answer

overtime pay/ harassment
I have been working as a General Mgr for a fast food Rest.For about a year. I have many weeks that I worked more than the 55-60 hours I was told I I needed to work. I an paid a flat salary. I really w... applies to Tennessee  ·  1 answer

Do i have a legal lawsuit
I was fired because i reported harassment on the job i went back and forth through my chain of commands still nothing was done i was continully harassed i wasn't getting anywhere through my employers ... applies to South Carolina  ·  0 answers

If a male supervisor tells a female employee to
I am a union employee and the equipment I was issued to drive was not working. I notified my immediate supervisor and told him about the issue and that the maintanance dept told me there wasn't any ot... applies to Virginia  ·  0 answers

Do I have a case for being harassed over a non compete?
At my last job I signed a non compete. I left because the company did not give me the position they promised. When I left it was on good terms. and I finished all my projects. When I started with the ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Employee assaulted by Boss on the job
I am a Projects Specialist for the City. On Wednesday Dec. 17 my boss called me into his office upset over an harassment charge I had filed with Human Resources. He called the incident chicken s##t, t... applies to California  ·  2 answers

harassment by manager
Though I have good reputation in my company, I am facing harrasment from my manager on a daily basis. Ever since he has been promoted to the manager position, he is relentlessly harrasing me in variou... applies to California  ·  1 answer

I have an ongoing eeo complaint that keeps being rescheduled. This is five years old. I have been going through harassment from the post office and not receiving my mail. I filed a complaint with the oig and have been waiting on a complaint form. The post
I have been followed and told by a young man some men are watching me. I have heen threatened. I reported everything to OIG and waiting on a complaint form but my mail is being held again. Certain off... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  0 answers

My wife has been sexually harassed at work but is scared to file a complaint. what can I do as her husband?
My wife works for a very large company who employs 500 people in Indiana and is owned by the Chinese. She has been sexually harassed in her job since day one. She ended up falling for the story of the... applies to Indiana  ·  1 answer

harassment and retroactive pay decrease
im being harassed ever day by my bose about my now current ex fiansee and i say ex because of my boss she has now left me. im being treaten to be fired and thats if i talk to her and all because she i... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Bullied by attorney
I recently settled on a Title VII lawsuit. THe contract between my attorney and I was 50% Contigency or hourly rate whichever was higher. Well since settlement came about I was under the assumption he... applies to California  ·  1 answer

What protections and remedies as a Federal employee from retaliation, defamation, and hostile enviro
I am a Department of Defense employee with an impeccable record. I have never received any form of disciplinary action and my annual ratings are consistently outstanding. I work in an organization und... applies to Virginia  ·  0 answers

Hello, I was accused by one of my staff, in a two paged letter because I wanted to decipline the staff for some unacceptable work behavior. The agency sent me home for 1 week (paid) and called me letter to inform me that the complaint were unfounded. So m
I was accused by a staff I supervise in a two page email because I tried to give her a warning based on a violation . 24 hours after she sent the email filled with accusations. I was sent home( with p... applies to Massachusetts  ·  0 answers

I was looking for a new job and my employer found out about it brought me into a public forum in the kitchen bringing every employee in to the fray about 25 to 30 employees clapping her hands she being the owner of a to restaurant operation clapping her h
This is a fine dining restaurant in Clearwater Beach Florida that was opened in 1948 owned by a family they think they're very powerful and which they are and they treat employees like hell saying the... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

I was looking for a new job and my employer found out about it brought me into a public forum in the kitchen bringing every employee in to the fray about 25 to 30 employees clapping her hands she being the owner of a to restaurant operation clapping her h
This is a fine dining restaurant in Clearwater Beach Florida that was opened in 1948 owned by a family they think they're very powerful and which they are and they treat employees like hell saying the... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

I had a boss that was told i was being sexually harassed daily by a co-worker thats sets next to me, my boss came in and blame me for fudging #'s that i call which is impossible to do and I am the top Lead Generator with 25 sales and the other lead genera
My co-worker has been sexually harassing me, my boss found out by the recep, and when he did he try to pick on me about my work prefomance which is at the top, we had gotten into it and he tld me to l... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Harassed for not being a team player
I am the only female and age 54, working with an IT Team of all young men. Whenever I discuss anything with my boss, I refer to them as "The Guys", which they all are, and my boss said that we have te... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

Severance and retaliation
I WAS TERMINATED FROM MY FORMER COMPANY A BIG BANK STATING REDUCTION IN FORCE DUE TO BUSINESS SLOW DOWN. ALONG WITH ME SOME OTHER COLLEAGUES WERE ALSO TERMINATED. THE REAL REASON FOR MY TERMINATION IS... applies to North Carolina  ·  1 answer

Harassment - Retaliation by Employer
Would this be considered retaliation for not supplying damaging information about another employee. President of company feels performance of an employee on my team is poor. Although he has expressed ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Sexual harassment
My wife was recently 'forced' to leave her job due to repeated sexual advances and lude behavior by her boss. He would repeatedly corner her, rub up against her, look down her shirt or rub her leg whi... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case?
I filed a harassment claim with my employer in June which was investigated and found true, the harasser was moved to another area in the office at the end of June. The harasser is the owners nephew at... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

Disciplined for FMLA excuse
I am currently on approved intermittent FMLA leave for an immediate family member. My immediate supervisor is very much against any leave of any sort. Since I am a salaried employee who is not eligibl... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

What can a do about being falsely accused of sexual harrassment and being terminated
I have worked for this company for 11 years with no problems. Then about 3 weeks ago I am terminated for sexual harassment that was not true. When the GM called me in the front office about is he aske... applies to Indiana  ·  0 answers

Unfair Labor Practices
In April of 2002 myself and a friend, as well as some others, were laid off from SBC Ameritech. We were told at the time that we were going to be on a waiting list to be re-hired back on within two ye... applies to Indiana  ·  1 answer

are the actions of my boss discrimination, harassment and retaliation?
I have made complaint about my boss twice in the last six months, the last time a had to ask for external investigation. I haven't received the conclusion of the investigations. The first complaint wa... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

What can I do about harassment?
I have worked at Albertsons as a service deli dept head for 7 years, my supervisor singles me out of all the other dept heads and screams at me in front of my employees, he has thrown things at me in ... applies to Wyoming  ·  0 answers

Mental and verbal abuse & harassment
I worked for a small company-10 employees in the office svereal hundred in the field. My boss was the owner-I reported to him. A mean, nasty little man who for 11 months bitched at me constantly--I co... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Harrasment and/or discrimination due to race, gender or disability?
I went to my interviews when I was 9 months pregnant. I have informed them that I had a particular accent because English was my second language. I also disclosed that I have ADHD but that did not int... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

DISALLOWED unemployment
I was DISALLOWED my unemployment I was collecting for a few months and the year was up from the first claim and had to reapply. I did that and now I was informed I was DISALLOWED. I went back to work ... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

I am a Shop Stewert for a large company. I had a violation and was treated harsher then others with the same violation. Is this retaliation?
I am a Shop Stewart for a large company. I had a violation and was treated harsher then others with the same violation. Is this retaliation? We have a new boss for a year and a half who has created a ... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Can I get back on unemployment with the following occurrence of "just cause"?
I took a job while I was collecting unemployment after about 2 and a half months. The new job did not work out and I quit after an employee I had to work in close proximity with was hostile and did no... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

FMLA time
I am currently on intermittent FMLA leave in order to care for my disabled son. My boss is extremely against FMLA to the point of putting a letter in my file for excessive absenteeism. Since I also ha... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

Would this be workplace retaliation? Is this protected by the Ohio Whistleblower Law?
I am not sure if I have a case or not, but here is a brief description of events leading up to my unemployment. Myself and former coworkers had many concerns about our boss. I followed facility protoc... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

I was hired back in May of this year. Before I started the hiring manager was moved to a new role and his subordinate was promoted to be my supervisor. From day one she didn't seem very warm. She would not give me any direction, provided little guidance o
I was hired back in May of this year. Before I started the hiring manager was moved to a new role and his subordinate was promoted to be my supervisor. From day one she didn't seem very warm. She woul... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

Not allowed to touch the babies cause we're black
I reported my supervisor for using slang ratial remarks about me and my co-workers. We work in a hospital department of about 16 employees. It is our everyday duties to draw blood on our patients. We ... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Can my daughter file a defermation suit against a employees family member?
My daughter works for a retail store as a tech. She works with a girl who is lazy, calls in sick and always complaining. The store called my daughter to come in and fill in for a few hours to help out... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Do i have rights to refile using being let go before my notice was carried out?
I live in Ohio working for a personal injury law firm. After several years of doing the work for my boss along with my own and the jobs of those they did not replace ( admin went from 7 to 3) I decide... applies to Ohio  ·  0 answers

Wrongfully discharged?
I have been in Sales and Sales Management my entire career and have recently found myself unemployed from what I believe to be unfair practices. I was working in the Cleveland area and had been recrui... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

Treated unfair for falling asleep at work.
if i work for procter & gamble and have been the only one out of the shift work force in my dept who has been confronted for falling asleep.and have a diag of sleep apnea. also have been told by team ... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

I want to know if I have a case for Discrimination I am disabled vet with a sick wife?
I work for the Federal Government, I am service connected disabled veteran with chronic severe migraines. My wife is completely disabled and on Social security disability. I miss work to take care of ... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

Non-competition Case
I've worked with company A as sales person. President made me sign non-disclosure/non-competition agreement after I've started working for a week. I was badly treated and sexually harassed at occasion... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Any recourse for under the table employee and breach of contract, unpaid wages?
I have voice mails and text messages from my boss attesting to my great performance at work. I was paid off the books, and under the table by her for over six months. I have evidence as to the contrac... applies to California  ·  1 answer

My daughter has been working at Bravo Farms for 2-3 years and in May of 2017 accepted an assistant manager position. She realized the responsibilities of assistant manager combined with going to college were too much. In September of 2017 she stepped down
My daughter has been working at Bravo Farms for 2-3 years and in May of 2017 accepted an assistant manager position. She realized the responsibilities of assistant manager combined with going to colle... applies to California  ·  0 answers

Upper Management allows bullying of middle of mangment. Is this considered harassment?
I have been a Team Leader for almost three years. I have always maintained a strong level of integrity and have strived to be consistent and fair at all times. Occasions arise where disciplinary actio... applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

Do I have a sexual harassment case even though I resigned ?
I resigned from my job as a Loan Officer about a month ago. I had developed a very unique loan program from scratch and once it became successful (after over 3 years) my employer took control of it an... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

How do I make it stop?
I am a 40+ yrs. old African-American male flight attendant for a domestic airline. I have been employed for several years. Throughout the duration of my employment as a flight attendant, I have repeat... applies to Illinois  ·  4 answers

Can my employer require a physician's statement stating the reason for absence?
I have had to use more sick leave more than usual since August 2011 (14 sick days, 9 vacation days). Family issues with a family member's drug use, my daughter's separation from her husband in which s... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

Harassment or not?
I am male and one of my immediate supervisors is female. This female supervisor has made statements to other employees about how she admires some of my physical characteristics and has been seen by ot... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

I have been confronted 3 times at my whits end
I was laid off in 2009 by an employer. They cliamed that the economy was bad. In march of this year I was asked to come back to help out. 3 days into my employment I was asked to give statments about ... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

How can I receive fair representation from a union that does not practice impartiality?
Looking for EMPLOYMENT or LABOR Law help. I work in a school district where the majority of employees are related to each other. This has left me without fair union representation for a meeting that m... applies to New York  ·  0 answers

Do I have any rights as being accused of Harassment?
I am a male over 40 years old and I work with primarily women. I have known the accuser for about 8 months. I see her at school and work. She would come up to me and touch me on the back say Hi and I ... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case?
My husband and I have worked at the same job for 30 years as groundskeepers doing mowing, equipment maintenance, painting, cleaning, and such miscellaneous jobs; however, my husband passed away in Sep... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Do I Have A Case For Court?
For that past year I have had to deal with mental harassment from my boss. He will make snide comments to me, when I ask a question he will not give a direct answer, but for other employees he will, h... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

Need representative knowledgeable about USPS policies
I am a US Postal Service employee. I was charged with sexual harassment and issued a letter of warning in lieu of 14-day suspension (reduced on appeal to 7-day suspension). I was moved from my private... applies to Washington  ·  1 answer

assaulted then fired
While replacing a broken exit sign as my supervisor instructed me to do I was physically assaulted and battered by another employee by throwing me from a 4' plywood cabnet I was standing on to the con... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Is my employer to pay me if I put a 90 day notice in and they want to let me go before
I have been working for a big bank for 3 years now. This bank has a harassment policy which includes sexual orientation. I have had a couple of issues with employees making comments that I have report... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Awareness of Discrimintory Action
I have been working for a government subcontractor as a temporary since April of this year. Towards the end of May my supervisor decided to request that the position be made permanent and conqeuently ... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Is there any action I am able to take for a client making a false statement about me to my employer?
Hello, I have worked on and off for for a large staffing agency for approximately 4 years. Most recently I had the opportunity to become a full time employee for the staffing agency. I began working f... applies to California  ·  1 answer

If a bias BM contributes to an adverse action, does the employee have a wrongful discharge case?
If a bias BM contributes to an adverse action, does the employee have a wrongful discharge case under title VII? Under UMSA bias boss contributed to infraction Is unlawful. But is it unlawful under ti... applies to North Dakota  ·  0 answers

Benefits, pay increase given to male colleagues only
My boss has decided after 23 years of impeccable service that I am a poor employee due to complaints from my male colleagues that it isn't right that I make more money than them. Since I started this ... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

My question is if I have grounds to seek compensation for wrongful discharge and defamation?
Two female co-workers that I had relations with, contrived to get me fired, and HR not only allowed it, but appears to have facilitated it. Woman (A) filed a harassment complaint as a result of woman ... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Settlement Amount
I've sued the county due to sexual harassment and a hostile work environment. The lawsuit was filed in federal court by my ex-attorney. I am now without counsel and the county has scheduled a settleme... applies to California  ·  4 answers

I have being harassed for almost 11 months since my new manager took over from my old manager head Domino's PizzaI collect disability because of my foot back and I have ADHD since his manager took over he has been harassing me at a daily basis at the job
I work for Domino's Pizza or didI quit yesterdayI was hired on by Edward Blair who became area supervisor of the franchise ownerswhen he became area supervisor Patrick Flanagan became a store managerI... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

Harassed because using intermittent FMLA
I have a recently disabled son who at times needs my assistance. I applied for and received intermittent FMLA, allowing me to take a few hours off 3 or 4 days a month to help him, using a maximum of 1... applies to Illinois  ·  3 answers

I have fmla for my bipolar. Im allotted 2 consecutive days off in a row twice a month(4 days total). I usually don't use that much. Bi polar effects me genetically but environmentally too ( a chemical response vs an environmental trigger). I've been going
I have fmla for my bipolar. Im allotted 2 consecutive days off in a row twice a month(4 days total). I usually don't use that much. Bi polar effects me genetically but environmentally too ( a chemical... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

any laws in Georgia about Harassment and undo stress caused by boss when totally uncalled for?
for about a year my boss was pretty much a non show owner. but when she did come in she always screamed and yelled at her employees. during most of that time she left me alone since I was office manag... applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

Can i fight a layoff with arbitration and is this a form of harassment?
I have a long story. I just came back from maternity leave. Upon doing so my administrator calls me in for a meeting to tell me if the budget doesnt pass i will be laid off and i should start looking ... applies to New York  ·  0 answers

What actions could I take for mistreatment at a private club, an american legion?
Hello, I would first like to thank you for taking the time to listen to my story. I worked at an American Legion (a private club) for about a year, until I recently quit. My boss had 3 of her children... applies to Maryland  ·  0 answers

For starters, I recently had a court date appearance on last Wednesday at the US Courthouse here in Miami. I was issued a citation for intimidation by an VA Officer in reference to a police report filed by my supervisor. My supervisor and 3 other employee
For starters, I recently had a court date appearance on last Wednesday, 8/17/2016, at the US Courthouse here in Miami. I was issued a citation for intimidation by an VA Officer in reference to a polic... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

I'm a city employee and have been for 20 years, I've sick off and on in 2015 and 2016 . I had not recieved a note from one doctor and because of the they exspelled me for three days. Since then my attendance was better, i got sick two weeks ago of early p
I have been a Victim's Advocate for almost 20 years. I have been a dedicated employee. I have been sick on and off or the past year. I was reprimanded in January 2016 for not having a doctor's note ca... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

I had work for this employer for 6 yrs in the state of Texas and had signed a non-compete contract.
I had work for this employer for 6 yrs in the state of Texas and had signed a non-compete contract. After the 6yrs of hardship with this company basically they had work me like a dog and I was under p... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

Harassment/Discrimiation
Dear Mel, I have recently been fired from my job. I am a sales rep and feel that I have been not only discriminated by but also harassed by my old boss. There are several things that don't add up and ... applies to Oregon  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case for harassment and wrongful termination?
I was offered and accepted a position with Colonial Penn / Bankers Life and started work Aug 31, 2017. On Oct 20th, over 6 weeks after I was hired and produced several Medicare supplement policies, my... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

What can I do for being falsely accused of sexual harassment?
Hello , I am a female employee and I was recently called into the office at work by my Male store manager and Male manager. They told me to have a seat and closed the door behind them . One manager sa... applies to Illinois  ·  0 answers

Sexual Harassment?
I'm a dept supervisor at a national retail store. Last week I was eating lunch in the break room, reading the sports page, when three(women) co-workers came in and sat next to me. I then put the paper... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

When I was fired my boss told me they were going in another direction and
I have never been written up and my termination came as a complete surprise. My employer told unemployment a different reason than they told me for the termination. Less than 30 days prior I reported ... applies to California  ·  2 answers

FMLA HARASSMENT?
On Friday, August 7th, I had a conversation with my immediate supervisor regarding FMLA. There were going to be several people gone from the office on Monday, Aug 10th. . This was going to be a busy d... applies to Iowa  ·  0 answers

Post Employment Harassment
Hi, I am writing this on behalf of my mom. She worked for a very small company for about 13-14 years as an office manager. She was in-charge of most financial related items including receiving cash fr... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

Mistaken identity that resulted in retaliation and "employee discipline"
Question: Are their any legal ramifications when an employee of "good standing" is subjected to "employee discipline" in retaliation for a formal grievance filed within the company's HR by another kno... applies to Colorado  ·  0 answers

What are the normal measures taken for yelling at a fellow employee and throwing paper the table?
My mom was working for Daktronics for about 4 years now and she's recently been fired from data entry position. She's the ONLY minority working in her department, and she has been harassed several tim... applies to South Dakota  ·  0 answers

Charged filed with EEOC/Resigned after
Below is the letter I sent to EEOC dated 8/4/13. I have not received a response from EEOC to date. However, I was told by a former employee that EEOC sent a letter to my previous employer on 8/20 for ... applies to Ohio  ·  0 answers

Failed settlement clauses, discrimination, retailiation
This question will be somewhat lengthy because I read over many of your sample complaints and noticed a constant appeal to more information =). I'm a hearing impaired individual and wear two hearing a... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

Should the supervisor consult an attorney.
A male employee (straight) accuses a male supervisor (straight) of sexual harassment. The 2 have worked together for 8+ years, with in the last year the accused has been made supervisor of the accuser... applies to Washington  ·  0 answers

Harassment/Retaliation/Discrimination-Forced to stay on job
As a news reporter under contract I find myself in a situation where I'm being retaliated, harrassed and discriminted against at work. I would just leave--- BUT here's the twist- my company WON'T let ... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

How to protect myself and my spouse from retaliatory action once I sign my severance package.
Greetings, I was recently laid off from a local Parks and Recreation who also employ my husband as an instructor, site supervisor and he also volunteers 2 nights a week to run open gyms for the local ... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

False accusation of a minor with disabilities for sexual harrasment from a teacher .
My son and his cousin were accused of sexaul harassing a language teacher off school grounds on sovergn Land. she had promised them cupcakes on monday.. so friday after school on the seneca terratory ... applies to New York  ·  0 answers

Are these actions by former supervisor harassment?
I work with a program which helps seniors (I am 62) and people with barriers to employment (I have a felony conviction for a white collar crime and am on disability) gain skills that will lead to perm... applies to New Mexico  ·  0 answers

My friend was terminated for harassment of an employee who conducts the same behavior, is this legal
My friend (Joe) was just hired at a new job on August 8th. Over the course of four days of training he was subjected to listen to a particular employee (Jane) curse and make offensive comments regardi... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

defamation/harassment/sexual harassment... maybe?
I have a very strange situation at work. I am a social worker at an apartment complex. I was accussed by a coworker ( who I assisted in their termination because of buying and selling drugs from clien... applies to Michigan  ·  0 answers

is this discrimination, harassment, and retaliation? Do i have some kind of case?
This is long and can be very detailed but I will attempt to cut it short. I am a woman that was hired as an electrical apprentice working on construction sites. I was only one of two women working for... applies to Texas  ·  0 answers

I have been employed as a college Instructor since 2009. In 2010, My college transferred me to commute part time to another facility, one they did not own. Since the first day I have been abused. I was asked to start up a program with no equipment, no too
Contracts, Overtime: VP ripped my contract for Overtime up, told me I could not continue having it. It was signed by three other supervisors, only he ripped it up, and the other three supervisors did ... applies to Georgia  ·  0 answers

Does she have any legal recourse for the sexual pressure her new boss was putting on her?
A friend of mine has been the target of sexual harassment at work by her new boss. Let me provide a little background: Her husband passed away a couple months before, and she was unemployed. Needing m... applies to California  ·  2 answers

How do you combat a two-front battle?
I have addressed my concerns in my previous poat. However, I believe that it is better if I further explain my predicament. I am an African-American male flight attendant. In the environment wherein I... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

Am I entitled to unemployment while seeking an attorney to represent me in wrongful termination
I started with Carbonair Environmental Systems in June 2016 and effective January 01, 2017 Carbonair was Purchased by Proact Services Corporation. My position was Controller/Administrator for the Sout... applies to Florida  ·  0 answers

Wrongful Termination Discrimination & Retaliation
worked for a very large tobacco co for 2 1/2 yrs. Within the first 2yrs, I had 3 different mgrs. After the first 6mos;The first manager was unjustly fired. His replacement was in place for 1 1/2yrs un... applies to California  ·  2 answers

Witness collaborate sex harrassment but HR says they didn't.
What are my rights if the HR person investigating my sexual harrassment complaint lies and tells me that none of the witnesses collaborated my story, when infact they did?? applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

there has been some physical attacks & verbal threats
What can one do about a hostile environment at work? Where some co-workers have to have control and are immature in their behavior by making fun of others or making loud exessive noise to distract to ... applies to Arkansas  ·  1 answer

Can I still file a claim and win?
what is the statute of limitations for filing a claim against a former employer? 2.5 years ago I worked for a company in NYC. 2 years into my employment new management was brought in. The new manager ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Discrimination
I've been fired. For 2 years I've been dreading this day but I knew it was coming. When I first started at my coming I got along great with both my area director and general manager. 1 month and a hal... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Freind and Sextual harrasment
Im the president of a small corporation. I have a female mananager That I knew personally (freinds) before I hired her. She always gave me personaladive on my relationship for example Your girlfreind ... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

FMLA retaliation/perceived disability/hostile work environment/intentional infliction of emot stress
Hi! I have an ongoing problem w/ my employer, a medium-sized city in northeast Ohio. I have been using FMLA every once in a while for the last few years due to a depression condition. All of my abscen... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Is this a 'hostile work environment'?
I work for an admitted 'born-again' christian, and I've got no problem with that. However, I've got a problem with some of the things he has said and done over the last few months. quick list: 1. when... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

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Will I be informed that I have been accused of sexual harrassement? how do i find out if iam under investigation?
applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

how do i go about being sexually harrass by a customer at my workplace
i was sexually assaulted by a customer at my workplace no police report was filed an incident report was filed till the next day because it was suggested they didnt know how to deal with my situation ... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

My right to used company policy to protect me was violated
I filed 3 to5 harrassment compliants and i was giving a directive to only talk 1 person about it and where the harrassment policy states a list of staff members allowed and plus a open door policy alo... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Sexual Harrassment and Unemployment
I work for a very small company with 4 employees. The owner of the small company I work for has been looking at porn at work. Every time I move from my desk I see awful images. He sometimes does try t... applies to Illinois  ·  4 answers

I was recently terminated from my job due to a sexual harrassment claim.
I am trying to find out what my rights are as the accused. I was never made aware of any such accusation against me prior to being terminated and was only made aware of it on the day of termination, a... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  3 answers

Unwelcome Contact by Boss
I work for a large retail pharmacy chain that seems to breed harassers. I don't think I have been approached by one member of management that has not made some kind of sexual comment to me. I'm somewh... applies to New York  ·  2 answers

ADA not protecting my rights??
I have a co-worker who is bi-polar. We used to get along fairly well and she confided in me about her condition, which of course, I kept silent about. Last year, she felt the urge to notify all the su... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I resigned from a position due to stress caused by Hostile work environment do I have recourse
I was employed by the Comm. of Mass/DDS for four years. I was a Residential Supervisor 2, I managed two group homes for individuals with MR. After working my first year successfully, I notice, as did ... applies to Massachusetts  ·  1 answer

Company owner sexually harasses and discriminates
I work for a small company where the owner sexually harasses the females in the office by staring, touching, etc. No one that is currently employed there will bring anything to his attention for fear ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Question about racial slurs in the workplace
My question involves other employees' use of racial slurs in the work place. I work at a widely known bank who, I'm sure has policies against this type of behaviour. Yesterday, employee A, says someth... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Hostile work environment based on race
My sister was recently terminated from her job of 22 years. She suffers from clinically diagnosed depression, this was diagnosed 7 years ago. She transferred to a new job, where she was the only cauca... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Abuse at work.
Recently, due to the actions of a slick office politician, my employer laid me off two months ago. This individual made inspiring speeches to the staff about how everyone was going have a role in the ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

sexual harrassment
I recently worked in a small diner as a waitress. my boss the owner was constantly making sexual comments like your having a good ass day today or even so far as to call a local radio stationand they ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

hostile workplace, some sexual harrassment-date, time, witnesses recorded.
My workplace seems to me like a very hostile place to work in. Here are a few reasons why I think so: 1. There is a sign that says � Do something or I�ll kick your ass again.� There was a � Do... applies to California  ·  2 answers

Why Human resouces will not do anything about my continuous harrassment/age discrimination?
I filedd a grievance that was not investigated properly, reported to EEOC in 9/10 for being retaliated against. I was offered an option to leave it open, or they could investigate. I decided to leave ... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

retaliation or whistle blowing ?
Since filing complaints against my supervisor, my position with my company have become unbearable. Since raising the question of sexual harrassment by my supervisor against employees within the organi... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

Do I have a harrassment case?
Dear Mel; I am a top-performing sales exec for an advertising company, with an 11 year track record. I am a 36 year old man, and am single. Lately my sales success has been exceptional. I have a new s... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Relocation contract
I have recently taken a position where the last manager was promoted. I signed a 12 month relocation contract where I am responsible for part of my relocation if I resign prior to a year of service. I... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

who do we contact are we protected
Employees of a 501c corporation are being harassed in the work place by incompetent and perhaps dishonest management. The organization has at least one contract with the city of Miami and does busines... applies to Florida  ·  2 answers

Is this a hostile work enviroment and am I eligible for unemployment?
Event 1: Boss said I was not doing my job and screamed at me. Event 2:Boss asked me "am I on something". Said I am not doing my job. Blamed me for not 'tattling' on co-worker for not connecting scanne... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Harrasment in the work place
I was hired by the city in Feb 2002 in a specialized feild in which i have 18 years of expereince for a better quality of life 300 miles from my hometown. After my probationary period in which i recei... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Retalitation Claim
I was recently released from my position. The reason sited was inconsistant/poor performance. A week prior to being released I had made a complaint to Human Resources regarding my immediate Supervisor... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Freind and Sexual Harrasment
Im the president of a small corporation. I have a female mananager That I knew personally (freinds) before I hired her. She always gave me personal advice on my relationship for example Your girlfrein... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

My co worker called me gay, do I have a lawsuit against him?
My co worker called me gay to another co worker, when I'm not. That co worker alerted me, and I alerted management. Can I sue him over it? I have already alerted management, and they wrote him up. applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Was sexually harassed by my boss for 2 yrs.... He no longer works for this company.. Can I still sue the company?
Phone texts , grabbing at my breast , constantly talking dirty to me....graphic nature... I work for a hotel and he actually used his master key to get in what he thought was my room but belonged to m... applies to California  ·  2 answers

Sexual Discrimation, Retaliation, Emotion Distress
Good Morning, I work for a Fortune 500 Company located in Menlo Park, California. Last September I transferred into our R&D organization to define a strategy for a fledging market. My boss, what I cal... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Harrassement, protected conduct maybe?
I work for Vertex Aerospace on a military installation. A foreman is more critical of my work than of any of the other employees in our section. I feel singled out because of bringing up things that a... applies to Georgia  ·  3 answers

Age Discrimination, Harrassment to force resignation
I was hired 7 years ago as Chief Engineer of a large hotel. The position has been management (supervision, delegation, discretionary judgement,etc). My new general manager of 3 weeks told me he wanted... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

harassement and discrimination
I am a teacher. My Principal has caused much stress, harassement, and discrimination until I developed ulcers. I was denied certain privileges and others were given an okay. Remarks made in my present... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Is it an Ohio Law to have a section in your policy and procedure manual about sexual harrassment?
I am an HR person for a large company. I have presented my boss with a policy on sexual harrassment and she does not want to enforce it. I am afraid I am going to liable for any sexual harrassment tha... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

Wrongful Termination?
I was just terminated from my job after an investigation for sexual harrassment. The company told me that the result of the investigation was that I had not sexually harrassed anyone, but that in the ... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

Harrassment A/K/A Mobbing Issue
I recently brought a list of harrassment allegations to the HR department at my place of employ. The document contained dates and reports of specific incidents that have occurred and it included 3 of ... applies to Minnesota  ·  1 answer

Harrasment
I worked for a wireless retailer for ten years. About six months after my employment began I was given more and more responsibilities and within a year I was running the entire company. The organizati... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

Is employers actions enough?
I work for a medical device company. My position requires that I frequent many out of state conventions with my supervisor and other co-workers. On a number of these trips my supervisor made unprofess... applies to Ohio  ·  2 answers

Rape and retaliation for reporting it in the Army - Please help.
I was in the army as of yesterday .I have had a rough way to go with the service . My first sergent raped me and when I came forward i was punished and suffered many reprisals . i need an attorney the... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

civil service seniority
As a civil service bookkeeper, I know that I have seniority over a provisional bookkeeper. Our supervisor insist that the provisional has more seniority to protect her from being transferred over me. ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Business is Business... Leave the personal stuff at HOME!
I am in a situation where one employee has gone to HR to complain about me. Her complain is that she can not work, because she "claims" that I am engaged to her Ex husband and that my "unethical" beha... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

An employee terminated for just cause is accusing me of age and race discrimination
What can I do if I have be wrongfully accused of age and race discrimination? applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Am I entitled to collect unemployment if I resigned for good reasons?
I resigned from my job two weeks ago, I was turned down for a promotion which should have been mine. I worked at this company for two years and have worked my butt off. I was a POS Supervisor incharge... applies to California  ·  1 answer

sexual harrassment, retaliation, discrimination
I am a city employee. I made a sexual harrassment claim against a council member to my supervisor. There was a short investigation by the city attorney and was told that because the council member had... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

false sexual harrassment charges
I have a question about sexual harrassment. If one is accused of sexually harrassing someone in the workplace, is the supervisor that fielded the complaint legally obligated to confront the accused an... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case for wrongful termination?
I had been friends with a fellow manager during the duration of my employment. Recently, my husband and I split up. When this friend found out, he started to make advances both at work and off work. H... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Job Offer Contract
I was offered a position that was a promotion in my current company but because of special rules during a recent merger was told by hiring manager (senior executive) that I would have to take a latera... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Company owner sexually harasses and discriminates
I work for a small company where the owner sexually harasses the females in the office by staring, touching, etc. No one that is currently employed there will bring anything to his attention for fear ... applies to California  ·  4 answers

wrongful termination,retaliation and misrepersantation of union
first, i am a union member. next, one morning i was dispatched to my employers shop, after i arrived i was greeted by a project manager with my last paycheck and told the company was letting me go, i ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

HELP!
Would the following situations be considered discrimination: 1. I have no set position in my company and have been promised one numerous times and it seems each time I am being told next week to shut ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Family members of the accused - retaliation
My question is simply this: What protections does a Whistleblower have against the accused's family members? The father of an accused wrongdoer is taking revenge for exposing his son's malicious behav... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Wrongful termination & severance accepted under duress
My husband was fired after 5 years in the company for "vague" reasons. He was the Executive VP and CFO for the company. He has been given several promotions recently and a pay raise 3 weeks ago. His b... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

terminated for ending an affair with boss
My wife just informed me of an affair she was having with her boss, the owner of a school/camp. It lasted about a year and turned sexual about 2 months ago. My wife broke down and ended it recently. T... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I was harassed and stalked by a volunteer/coworker and my boss did nothing because she is a friend of the harasser. I filed a eeo claim now I'm being transferred. We will be having a mediation an I want them to not prevent me from getting unemployment if
Should I stipulate during my mediation that they are not to appeal a request for unemployment if the need arises? Also how much should I ask for monetarily during the mediation? applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

My Manager is the Human Resource Managers Husband!
After 5 years of working as a Technician with this company, I have witnessed unsafe and unlawful behaviors. The concerns I have had and the processes that were unfair and unsafe were mentioned to Huma... applies to Georgia  ·  1 answer

What should i do?
I have been working for Weis Markets for six months now. I was originally working for the local Wendy’s in town until a good friend of mine asked me if I would be interested in working at Weis as an... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  2 answers

I took on an additional 40 hr job while still doing mine with no extra pay increase
Recently the other office girl quit and I was assigned her complete job title along with mine. No extra payment compensation was given so I now do 80 hours of work in a 40 hour workweek. I also am not... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

i want to file a lawsuit but dont know how what do i do
i was sexually harassed at work and it became a hostile work environment so i had to quit i went through the steps to report it but nothing was done i dont know what to do now applies to California  ·  3 answers

Gender-biased Discrimination
I am an Executive Director of Marketing at an entertainment company and have been with the company for 2 years. I am the only woman in the senior management and the company is predominantly male. Sinc... applies to California  ·  4 answers

assault in the work place by a department head
What legally can be done when an employee is physically assaulted by a department head in the work place? The employee is suffering from depression and anger and it will not shake off. applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

lawyer abuse
First, the offending firm is not a TN firm! What do you do when the abusers are lawyers? What is the possibility of law firms making under the table "deals" with EEOC? applies to Tennessee  ·  1 answer

Ovetime, demanded stays without overtime and sexual harrasement
Hi Mel, I have a couple of questions for you any answers would help. First, I was required by my employer to stay after the usual 8 hour work day to satisfy the owner of the company and prove that I w... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

Can an employer deny FMLA for Military Exigency even though the employee hasn't received FMLA P/W?
I am deploying next month and my husband indicated to his workplace's HR department that he would like to apply for FMLA due to qualified military exigency. When he first spoke to HR, he was told that... applies to Florida  ·  2 answers

Is it retaliation if I reported harrassment against a manager & now he is trying to get me fired?
One of the managers, on 2 occasions, verbally went off on me with insults and extremely rude name calling. He told me I need to be on meds & ridiculed my single status saying it was due to me being a ... applies to Florida  ·  2 answers

Wrongful termination
I was laid off on 5/27 and I know that I am not being called back. When I was still there they hired a girl that was only there for two months and they kept her. I was screamed at and harrarsed by my ... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

my employer was having an adulturess affar and but me in the middle of it and i quit will i be eligible for unemployment benefits
i was working with an employer who was a friend of mine as was his wife. He began an affair and put me in a position where I had to lie to his wife to cover for him and i quit. I did not want to be pa... applies to Illinois  ·  2 answers

Harrassment
An employee, Christi, in my department was recently promoted to my position after my departure. Christi has another female employee under her supervision, Tammy that is having an affair with another m... applies to Tennessee  ·  1 answer

retaliation
how do you know when you have been wronged? i was removed from a job for not being at numbers they wanted. an there were 11 more in the same boat i was and they all stillhave there postion. i feel tha... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Do I have a case for wrongful demotion?
I have been employed at the company for 5 years as a manager. (I am no disclosing the specific management title). I have an exemplary background with personnel reviews for back up. About a year ago I ... applies to California  ·  3 answers

Age Discrimination or Just Lay Off ?
We have a former employee who has sued us for age discrimination. The employee was laid off after one year of employment from a Part Time position and the position was not refilled due to economic rea... applies to Indiana  ·  2 answers

Can I get severence if I'm not fired, but ask to leave instead?
My employer is unbearable. He is the worst manager I've ever had. I've reported him to HR on two different occasions, due to his inability to manage in a professional manner. I've been with my current... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Verbally Abusive boss.
So first off let me say, I enjoy my job. I get networking connections that i would not normally get at any other place, which is the reason why i want to stay. However my boss is verbally abusive, so ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Fired for email use without any policy against it.
Can I be terminated from my job for e-mail. There was no policy ever reviewed or access to a policy sight given. A policy was given the day of termination. Also, received email at home from work a wee... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

Denied perks and training that men receive. Do I have a case?
I am a 45 year old woman with 6 plus years with my employer. The males in my unit are routinely given perks the woman are not (golf dates, concerts,etc.) in addition to educational & travel opportunit... applies to California  ·  1 answer

proving retaliation
should an employee have to prove they were treated unfairly before they can prove that they were reataliated against by being discharged for engaging in the protected activity of complaining of unfair... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

I recently started a new job as an Assistant Manager in a department that employs 15 female food service workers. Recently, it was brought to my attention that one of the employees, who had breast augmentation and a tummy tuck, has been showing her cowork
I recently started a new job as an Assistant Manager in a department that employs 15 female food service workers. Recently, it was brought to my attention that one of the employees, who had breast aug... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Recently fired.
I was recently fired after I spoke with my plant manager about the way my direct supervisor has been addressing me. I've never been repremanded for anything or have done anything that would constitute... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

right to sue fromm eeoc under vii
i have just got my letter to sue from eeoc and i think i have several issues sexual discrimination to a male by male supervisor ie pinching pulling of arm hair, on job harassing phone calls while i am... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Hostile work enviroment
I wokr for a manufacturing faclity and I am the only female quality control inspector. On many occasions I feel I have been singled out for harrassment. I have 4 supervisors and when you get your revi... applies to Florida  ·  1 answer

Can my company pass over me for a promotion when I have 35 years experience for someone who has none
I have been in Display for many years. My store was closed so I transferred to another branch. After a few years, the lead position came open. They hired a man with no Display experience and no manage... applies to Georgia  ·  1 answer

CAN I FILE A LAWSUIT AGAINST MY EMPLOYER FOR ALL THE VIOLATIONS AGAINST ME INCLUDING DEFAMATION?
WRONGFULL TERMINATION, RETALIATION,DEFAMATION,DISCRIMINATION, AND FAILURE TO PAY WAGES OF OVERTIME WORKED. ALL STARTED AFTER MAKING A STATEMENT OF GRIEVENCE AGAINST A DIRECTOR THAT WAS ENGAGING IN WRO... applies to Texas  ·  1 answer

Wrongful
I was laid off after 6+ years of employment by a man who's construction business was in trouble when I was hired. I helped him increase sales from $1M+ to $3M+ in the first two years. I was always giv... applies to Colorado  ·  1 answer

No support from corporate.
I was verbally abused and threatened by a customer. Customer called corporate, corporate said they did not care what the customer said, customer got rushed service and I believe for free. How much is ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

is it fair for them to fire me without any warning?
Dear Mel, My job was recently terminated by my company without any prior notice. The reason they cited is that I was not performing up to the company standards. However, I feel that I have gave my bes... applies to California  ·  1 answer

they asked me if I told the boss why i had resigned, i said no... cause i didnot trust him, either
My reason for recently resigning from my job was do to Harrassment by my coworkers and I believe ... reverse discrimination of my employer/boss. I had noticed sept. 9 that certain employees had begun ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

I'm going out on FMLA for possibly 2 reasons...can I do that?
I am a male nurse (the only one on my unit..rest are female..the other male left too for same reason) and since the arrival of my new, also female (never an issue w prev boss) manager I have been cons... applies to Florida  ·  2 answers

Fired for something a co-worker did -- any remedies?
I live in Houston, Texas and work in a restaurant as a bartender. (formally worked in a restaurant.) I was recently accepted another position outside the service industry which caused me to go from fu... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

Can my supervisor pull my time sheet and repremand me about my FMLA time?
Back in June, my new supervisor(but worked here for years) had my co-worker go to personnel and ask for my last six months of timesheets. Then my sup called me into her office, and started showing me ... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Can I quit and receive unemployment?
I have worked for a company for a couple of years and have undergone many troubles: temporary pay cuts, temporary and involuntary pay deferrals that remain unpaid, broken agreements, and doing more th... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Unlawful layoff
I was layed off from a start-up company 3 months ago. The reason for the lay-off was a reduction of force due to economic downturn. But, in fact they hired another engineer to take my place approx. 1 ... applies to California  ·  3 answers

Is there anything that can bedone ?
Im hispanic ..An african american came in my store and ask my boss if the "Spic lady" was in today in a sarcastic remark.. He replied no she not in today sir with respect noting that half if his staff... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

retaliation/discrimination/pregnancy/fmla violations
Similar to your last posted question, I too am employed with GEICO for the past 7 yrs and believe as there top producer for the southern region that I am being retaliated against due to filing an inte... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

Relocation contract
I took a job with a company in April-2005. They helped with my expence of moving my wife with me and all my house hold goods. We moved into our new home in June-2005. The company had asked me to sign ... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  2 answers

Sorry- I put it all in the question field!
My wife and I were both employed by the same company. (not in the same area- but in the same building) My wifes boss-who was female as well as her bosses assistant repeatedly made inappropriate commen... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

I accepted a negotiated severance settlement agreement through email, I have not received the settlement paperwork to sign, nor have I heard from the employer. Can they change or withdraw the offer if I accepted it through email?
I was terminated from my job with no prior write ups of poor performance issues ever being brought to my attention prior to the termination. I reported to the VP one month earlier that I had been sexu... applies to California  ·  2 answers

Abusive Boss
I work for a small security company. The security company is responsible for security of the gated community that I live in. I have been employed there for six months. I have had several problems with... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

harrassment
recently i was informed by one of my employees that another employee was planning on filing a harrassment lawsuit against me personally for alleged "verbal harrassment". I informed this employee to te... applies to Alabama  ·  1 answer

Harrassment during Pregnancy
My daughter-in-law is about to have her first baby. Her employer is harrassing her in hopes that she will quit. The second-in-command admitted to her that the boss has it in for her. What rights does ... applies to Texas  ·  2 answers

I was fired for Sexual harrassment when can I reapply to the company that fired me?
My husband was fired for sexual harrassment 9 years ago. When can he reapply to the company that fired him? Is there a statue of limitations that the company must follow? applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

Terminated for assisting another employee with claim.
I was recently terminated from my 5 year employment as a manager at a motel. The reason "falsifying documents." I believe this is all due to the fact my manager being caught on camera putting her hand... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Affirmative Action Responsibility
I turned in an allegation of abuse that happen against a mentally retarded individual in May '01. Starting in June I have documented multiple instances of harassement by 2 of my supervisiors against m... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Can I sue? I worked for USPS and quit to work for the corny I'm with right now. One of the reasons I chose to leave was bcz of the way my co-workers argued with the supervisors. They (both co-workers and) supervisors screamed loud and cursed at each other
This was a very stressful place to work at because of the way management would talk to us. applies to California  ·  2 answers

Assault by employee bad enough for IIED?
I work in a bar and had to cut off an off-duty security employee from drinking. He was under the obvious influence of narcotics and his liquor consumption was high enough to put his BAC above .10 Upon... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Manager wants me fired
I have a question concerning a hostile manager. When this person first came to my department two years ago, I was a second shift operations supervisor and had been one for seven years. This man was my... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Age Discrimination -- jobs outsourced to India
My law firm has just announced that it plans to "outsource to India" the jobs in the Word Processing and Proofreading depts. There are 25 affected employees; all (100%!) are over 40 and making higher ... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

Can my boss keep being rude to me and not being professional ?
Well since she started there she has been very rude and I feel since I wrote that letter to the CEOs she has got worst. For every thing she is on me. applies to California  ·  2 answers

work
I was terminated by my employer on april 19th. My supervisor and I had numerous issues over my 51/2 year tenure, but management refused each time to get involved or resolve any issues. Some of these i... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

Rap Music Played in Office
My boss and I share a very small office and literally sit side-by-side. He is African American and I am White. He insists on playing music from his laptop. However, many of the songs played are rap so... applies to Pennsylvania  ·  1 answer

please help me-ada violations-harassament-work related discrimation
i been employed at a company that has over 600 employees in over 10 states. as of late and after I placed a reasonable acomadation on file with this co. I have been harassed. They have insulted me, cu... applies to Illinois  ·  1 answer

Extremely abusive boss
My boyfriend and I were employed at a restaurant as servers. I had worked there for two years when there was a verbal confrontation between the owner and some of the employees, including myself. The o... applies to New York  ·  1 answer

defamation/discrimination
my wife boss at her present job has been making false statements about her (isnt doing her job, falsely accusing her when there are issues, accusing her of theft, etc.) to other employees and also cus... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

Does a company have a legal duty to enforce their written policies ?
I am an exempt employee in a large engineering corporation. Several months ago I contacted the HR dept. to ask about the company's "open door policy" and in particular, to verify that I would be prote... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Is there anything anybody can do for me? I am desperate at this point!
I have been at Blackhawk Network for over a year now. I worked for Anna Lockhart and she was a good boss. Then there was no more need for me to be at that position and I was transferred under Bertha M... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Unpaid wages
A year ago I quit my job because my employer was not paying me on time. I would sometimes wait up to three weeks for a paycheck. So finally I confronted him, nothing was resolved so I then quit. As of... applies to Ohio  ·  1 answer

first step with wrongful termination when less than 15 employees
I was wrongfully terminated in retaliation for complaining about unlawful discrimination-I gave written notice to my boss explaining my intent to quit in 15 days if he didn't show some willingness to ... applies to Arizona  ·  1 answer

Can an employment lawyer help me with issues like health benefits and 401k package ?
I have been employed for this company for almost 13 years. I have been paying for medical/dental benefits and into a 401k package. A couple years ago I filed a Workers Comp case (which still hasn't se... applies to California  ·  1 answer

Can I strike and deposit , on the hand written on the back of my salary paycheck.
I am in california and worked for california based comppany. Company can write any condition on back of my last paycheck (salary) with hand written and no company stamp and no signature of company aut... applies to California  ·  2 answers

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