Male coworker making female coworker visibly uncomfortable

What is Quid Pro Quo Sexual Harassment?

Sexual harassment in the workplace can take many forms. It does not necessarily all look the same. Furthermore, some forms of sexual harassment may be more easily hidden or disguised than others. Quid pro quo sexual harassment can be one of the more easily hidden forms of sexual harassment, but it...

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disabled worker experiencing workplace retaliation

Types of Workplace Retaliation

Do you know there are laws in place to protect employees from discrimination and harassment in the workplace? While many people may be aware of such laws, many are not as familiar with laws that protect employees from retaliation by an employer for engaging in a legally protected activity. We...

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Rights of Those Accused of Sexual Harassment

Harassment due to sex or sexual orientation is illegal due to both Federal and State laws in New Jersey. Nearly all employees have policies in place that provide guidelines that: Prohibit sexual harassment. Provide channels to report and investigate sexual harassment claims. Requires action for violations of policy including termination. Encourage victims of harassment...
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New Jersey Sexual Harassment Help

Have you been sexually harassed in NJ? Many people talk about harassment at work or a hostile work environment. But the legal definition of these terms is very different from the ordinary understanding. The law defines sexual harassment as severe or persistent abuse directed at a worker (usually a woman) because of sex or gender...
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