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I'm not in a position to lose my job. If I file a grievance with the office I work at, HR will simply send that grievance back to the person I am complaining about. If I send my complaint to corporate, I still worry I will lose my job
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I understand that concern. Retaliation is a practical reality. Legally, you would have a claim for retaliation if they did that, and so you may want to use a lawyer to file the complaint to protect you from such action.

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