Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment is generally defined as “unwelcome verbal, visual, or physical conduct of a sexual nature that is severe or pervasive and affects working conditions or creates a hostile work environment.” At the federal level, sexual harassment is prohibited under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. At the state level, the California Fair Employment and Housing Act, or FEHA, is the primary source of sexual harassment law. Under both Title VII and FEHA, sexual harassment is considered a form of discrimination in employment.

Examples of sexual harassment include:

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