In the light of day, you may have come on a little stronger than you should have at the company’s holiday party. Can you get sued for sexual harassment?
If your boss uses offensive racial slurs against your coworkers who are a different race than you, can you sue because you were offended? You may be surprised.
It may not be illegal but keep in mind that co-workers have different levels of tolerance for touchy-feely gestures such as the high five, the friendly hug or the double handed handshake.
A federal lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Gloucester Township public works employee Steven Brodie Jr., who says he was taunted by two colleagues because of his race and the township did nothing about it.