Hi, Larry, and Welcome to JustAnswerMy name is XXXXX XXXXX I would be glad to help, I am sorry you are faced with these problems at work. In Answer to your question, if you seriously believed that the President of the company was threatening to kill you when he said that he would ""put you in a box", I can understand that this would have frightened anyone a great deal, however, you should have reported this to the police. Your immediate boss cannot protect anyone from death threats, there would be no way that he could have protected you and what could he possibly have done to stop the President from making these threats, or taking any action. This would have been a job for the police, not from any employee of the company,
I wish I could give you the Answer you were hoping for, and it would have given me great pleasure to do so, but I have an ethical obligation to you to give only correct Answers, so I am respectfully XXXXX XXXXX you not hold the law applicable to your situation against me
I hope I have provided you with Excellent Service, if you need anything further, please use the "Reply" button to let me know
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).