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Pregnancy Discrimination Cases on the Rise

The federal government receives about 6,000 complaints of pregnancy discrimination every year.  In addition, a large number of pregnancy discrimination cases are settled by private lawyers before any formal complaints are filed. Some obvious examples of pregnancy discrimination in the workplace are:  A woman is fired shortly after her boss...
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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace FAQ

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Sexual Harassment in the Workplace What is the definition of sexual harassment? Sexual harassment includes unwelcome sexual comments, advances, requests for sexual favors, and verbal or physical harassment of a sexual nature, including text messages, emails and the displaying of sexual images in the...
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