Bullying and Harassment


Claims of harassment, discrimination and bullying can be upsetting for all involved, as well as time consuming and costly.

  • What Federal or State law covers me?
  • What personal attributes are covered by equal opportunity law, and what aren’t?
  • What is the difference between bullying and harassment?
  • What should I do if someone claims they are being bullied or harassed?
  • How can I help to reduce the incidence of bullying, harassment or discrimination in the workplace?
  • What is sexual harassment?
  • Do I have to change anything for a pregnant employee or a parent returning to work?
  • Am I liable for employee behaviour outside of work, including on Facebook or other social and electronic media?
  • What is “Reasonable Accommodation” and who is entitled to it?