Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination that violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
A general rule of thumb is that the more severe the harassment is, the less likely it is that the victim will be required to show a repetitive series of incidents.
Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination and violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 when it occurs in the workplace.
EEOC guidelines define sexual harassment as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature when: Unwelcome is the critical word. Sexual conduct is unwelcome whenever the person subjected to it considers it unwelcome.
A man might harass another man, a woman might harass another woman.
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