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For some reason my boss ex girlfriend is always harassing she call me all sorts of name like you illigal sex slave can i take action against her i ben if i dont have any prove of current harrasment but do of old actions againt me

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

NC

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

I dont work with her but its full time she has a office in the same building as our office

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Lawyer: Loren, Attorney replied 5 months ago

Is she a fellow employee of the same company as you?

Is your employer participating or encouraging the harassment?

Do you believe you were treated differently than other employees due to race, religion, ethnicity, etc.?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No she has her own office in this building and no on the other question
Lawyer: Loren, Attorney replied 5 months ago

Thank you for the additional information. I am sorry to hear of your dilemma. I realize how frustrating this is for you and I hope to provide you information which is accurate and useful, even though it may not be the news you were hoping to get.

Without involvement or instigation by your employer, name calling by a non employee is not really something you can take action on, especially if not related to race, religion, ethnicity, etc.

You may want to say something to your boss to see if he can speak with his girlfriend to stop the name-calling, but it is not really something a court can provide a remedy for.

Of course, if your employer is participating in or encouraging the harassment, it may constitute a hostile work environment environment based upon sexual harassment, but you would need to connect your employer to the harassment.

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