Harassment Based On Sexual Orientation

Employees in Florida often experience hostile working environments as a result of their race, gender or sexual orientation. They endure severe harassment or recurring or pervasive behavior that forces them to quit or suffer through the treatment to keep their job.

Legal Recourse For Workplace Harassment Based On Sexual Orientation

Presently, there are no explicit protections under federal law for individuals who experience harassment at work based on their sexual orientation. However, such individuals may be able to make a claim under a different category that is protected. There are local ordinances in Miami Beach, Palm Beach, Broward County and Orange County that may provide additional protections.

Learn About Your Rights And Recourse Available

If you are suffering from workplace harassment as a result of your sexual orientation, an attorney with the Law Office of William M. Julien, P.A., can help.

With over 20 years of experience handling only employee claims, they know the law and can offer advice on your specific situation and legal recourse options available.

Call The Firm Today

Call 866-569-7398 or send the firm an email to schedule a meeting with an attorney. Free consultations provided.

The Law Office of William M. Julien, P.A., also assists those who have faced employer retaliation, including wrongful termination or demotion, for reporting such harassment.