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Sexual Harassment Law Lawyers In South Range Wisconsin

South Range is an unincorporated community, in Douglas County, in the town of Parkland, in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Wisconsin. South Range is approximately 10 miles south of the city of Superior. Wisconsin Highway 35 and U.S. Highways 2 / 53 are the main arterial routes in the area. The center of South Range is generally considered at the junction of County Road C and County Road K.

What is sexual harassment law?

Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination. Unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature constitutes sexual harassment when submission to or rejection of this conduct explicitly or implicitly affects an employment, unreasonably interferes with an work performance or creates an intimidating, hostile or offensive work environment. Lawyers who handle sexual harassment cases represent individuals -- usually employees or students -- who have been victimized by unwanted verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature, or subjected to sexually offensive behavior that creates an unfavorable environment. Sexual harassment attorneys may also represent employers, school districts, and businesses that are named defendants in sexual harassment lawsuits.

Answers to sexual harassment law issues in Wisconsin

In certain kinds of cases, lawyers charge what is called a contingency fee. Instead of billing by the hour, the...

Federal court opinions concerning sexual harassment law in Wisconsin