Sexual Harassment: New Jersey Employment Discrimination Attorneys
It is an unfortunate fact that countless employees endure sexual harassment at work. Unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate sexual jokes can make your work environment unbearable.
You do not have to tolerate workplace sexual harassment. At our New Jersey employment law firm, we stand up and fight for the rights of employees throughout New Jersey. Have you been subjected to sexual harassment at the hands of your employer? If so, contact our New Jersey sexual harassment lawyers to learn how to enforce your legal rights.
Sexual harassment is any persistent conduct that is sexist, sexual, or sexually motivated and creates a hostile, intimidating, or abusive work environment. Under New Jersey harassment law, there are two types of sexual harassment:
Over the past sixteen years, our New Jersey employment firm has represented countless clients in sexual harassment cases against their employers. Have you been sexually harassed at work? Has your boss asked for sexual favors and threatened termination if you refused? Has your boss treated you differently than other male employees? Has your employer subjected you to demeaning and sexually motivated tasks? Has an employer based a job promotion or pay raise on a sexual favor? If you said yes to any of these questions, you may have a valid sexual harassment claim.
Other examples of workplace sexual harassment include:
Sexual harassment can also occur because of actual or perceived sexual or gender orientation, and can even occur between members of the same sex. No one needs to endure sexually specific or gender specific hostility, harassment or abuse.
If your employer has subjected you to sexual harassment on the job, stand up for your rights today by contacting a New Jersey workplace harassment attorney. You do not have to continue to suffer sexual harassment at work. Contact our New Jersey sexual harassment attorneys to find out how we can help you fight for your legal rights.