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If I am a Canadian citizen working multi-national company

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If I am a Canadian citizen working for a multi-national company with a Canadian Ltd entity and I have a sexual harassment/Retaliation case that was investigated by an Employee (HR VP) in the United States and the companies headquartered in the US, can
I take my legal case to a US lawyer and have my case heard in the US court system?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.
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If I am a Canadian citizen working for a multi-national company with a Canadian Ltd entity and I have a sexual harassment/Retaliation case that was investigated by an Employee (HR VP) in the United States and the companies headquartered in the US, can
I take my legal case to a US lawyer and have my case heard in the US court system?

Response: Yes, if you worked or are working for the company in the U.S. Otherwise, no. You have to prosecute your case against the company in Canada where you work.

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