All Questions and Answers about Harassment

How does a legal settlement affect one's eligibility for California EDD UI?
Part of the settlement is characterized as lost wages (reported on W-2), while the remaining portion is compensatory damages for physical harm and emotional distress (reported on 1099). The fact of th...
1 answer  |  asked Feb 19, 2014 8:49 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

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 ...
2 answers  |  asked Jul 30, 2013 9:04 PM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

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 ...
1 answer  |  asked Jun 5, 2013 7:25 PM [EST]  |  applies to Illinois

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?
1 answer  |  asked Apr 3, 2013 07:10 AM [EST]  |  applies to Pennsylvania

I would to know what is the deadline to sue a company for sexually harassment the time period that a person has?
1 answer  |  asked Mar 26, 2013 9:35 PM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

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...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 23, 2013 5:41 PM [EST]  |  applies to Arizona

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...
1 answer  |  asked Mar 19, 2013 06:59 AM [EST]  |  applies to Florida

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.
1 answer  |  asked Oct 11, 2012 09:40 AM [EST]  |  applies to Arizona

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
3 answers  |  asked Sep 25, 2012 4:51 PM [EST]  |  applies to California

Do I have any legal grounds against my company for not protecting me from workplace violence?
I was being threatened by a coworker in November/December of 2011. This coworker was being moved to another division within the company. She didn't want to be moved and wanted my position to avoid hav...
2 answers  |  asked Jul 11, 2012 6:07 PM [EST]  |  applies to Ohio

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