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Is a tap on the brim of a hat considered harassment? it was

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is a tap on the brim of a hat considered harassment? it was a friendly tap acknowleging misidentification with someone else
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in? Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: Connecticut. no investigation pending
JA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?
Customer: company probably considering terminatiion
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Infolawyer replied 1 year ago.

It would not be. It would also not be assault or battery. There was no intent and there was no injury.