Fact Sheets

Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination. As a result, when it occurs on the job it violates the laws against sex discrimination in the workplace, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.1 Title VII applies to workplaces with 15 or more employees.  This fact sheet provides an overview of sexual harassment, its incidence, and legal issues.

Published On: November 15, 2016Associated Issues: Sexual Harassment in the WorkplaceWorkplace