Blog Posts in February, 2021

  • What is Sexual Harassment?

    Sexual harassment is a type of sex discrimination prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 . It occurs when an employee or an applicant for employment is the victim of requests to perform sexual favors, unwanted sexual advances, and other verbal or physical sexual conduct. The harasser can be an employer, supervisor, co-worker, or even a non-employee like a customer, client, or ...
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  • What You Should Know About the Equal Pay Act

    What is the Equal Pay Act? The Equal Pay Act is a federal act passed in 1963 that amends federal labor law to protect employees from discrimination based on sex. This act prohibits employers from paying employees different wages solely on the basis of their sex. Thus, if you are performing similar work to a similar standard as a coworker of the opposite sex, you should not be getting paid less or ...
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