Miami Gardens Sexual Harassment Attorney

Find the right Sexual Harassment attorney in Miami Gardens, FL

Florida law defines sexual harassment as any unwanted conduct of a sexual nature, whether they are verbal advances or physical acts. Sexual advances, creating a hostile work environment that is blatantly sexual in nature, and sexual advances are some of the more frequent forms of sexual harassment amongst employers.

How does Florida Law Prohibit Sexual Harassment?

First, Miami Gardens employers can be required to formulate company policies that specifically address sexual harassment in the workplace. These must be posted in a visible area such as a break room. Matters covered by such policies should include contact information used by employees to report incidents, handling procedures for claims, and corrective measures (in the event that a claim turns out to be successful).

Furthermore, federal and Florida laws create specific agencies which are responsible for handling sexual harassment cases. The agencies are given authority to investigate workplaces in Miami Gardens to determine if the incidents alleged in the complaints they receive are true. Furthermore, under these laws, employers may not fire or retaliate against any employee who has alleged sexual harassment in a claim.

How can a Florida attorney help?

A claim for sexual harassment may be difficult to investigate and show without the proper expertise in the relevant areas of law. It's not uncommon for federal investigators to be too overworked to handle individual claims. Because of this, working with a Miami Gardens attorney may be the ideal way to make sure that your claim is processed in a timely manner.

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Life in Miami Gardens

Miami Gardens is a suburb of Miami. It is home to approximately 107,168 people. It is also known for having the largest Black population in Florida.

Since many know South Beach, the smaller area of Miami Gardens is not as well-known. However, Miami Gardens is home to the Miami Dolphins! The Miami Dolphins play in Sun Life Stadium, near Lake Lucerne. This stadium is host to the annual Orange Bowl for college football. Therefore, if South Beach is filled with a stretch of beautiful beaches, Miami Gardens caters to athletes and sports lovers.

Further, Miami is filled with law firms of all sizes. Therefore, the residents of Miami Gardens will have no issue finding proper legal help. The legal force in Miami is capable of handing any legal inquiry.

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