Lawton Sexual Harassment Attorney

Find the right Sexual Harassment attorney in Lawton, OK

Sexual harassment is defined by Oklahoma law as unwelcome conduct that is of a sexual nature, which includes both verbal and physical actions. Frequent examples of sexual harassment done by employers include making sexual advances, creating an overtly sexual and offensive work environment, and making demands for sexual favors as a condition to promotion.

How does Oklahoma Law Prohibit Sexual Harassment?

First of all, employers in the city of Lawton may be required to implement company policies with regards to sexual harassment and post these in a visible location so that employees may be informed. Such policies should include items such as contact information for reporting harassment incidents, process for filing claims, and any corrective or preventative measures should a claim be proven.

There are also agencies which are established by federal and Oklahoma law for the specific purpose of handling sexual harassment cases. Such agencies have the authority to investigate work sites to determine if the complaints they receive in Lawton are true. Such laws also make it illegal for employers to dismiss an employee for filing a harassment claim or to take any other action based on retaliation against the employee.

How can a Oklahoma attorney help?

Without expertise in the applicable laws, both investigating and showing a sexual harassment claim can be difficult. It's fairly common for federal officials who investigate these issues to be overworked. Because of this, working with a Lawton attorney may be the ideal way to make sure that your claim is processed in a timely manner.

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Life in Lawton

Lawton is located in Comanche County, Oklahoma. It has a population of 96,867 per the 2010 census. It was built on land that belong to the Kiowa Comanche and Apache Native Americans.

Popular sites include Lake Lawtonka, Lake Ellsworth, Elmer Thomas Lake, the Witchita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, The Museume of the Great Plains, and the Fort Sill Museum. As you can tell, Lawton is a great place for nature-lovers to visit.

Top employers include Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, Cameron University, Assurant Solutions, Lawton-Fort Sill Regional Airport, and the school district. The legal force also has a presence via many firms and law offices that train excellent attorneys to handle any and every legal matter.

Famous residents include Bryan White, Kelly Willis, Leon Russell, Conrad Herwig, Charles Chibitty, Joan Crawford, Robert S. Johnson, and Will Shields.

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