SEXUAL AND GENDER-BASED MISCONDUCT DEFINITIONS:

Many Colleges and Universities define, Sexual and Gender-Based Misconduct as follows:

Sexual Harassment, Sexual Harassment is defined as unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, other verbal, visual or physical conduct of a sexual nature, such as sexual assault or acts of sexual violence or other offensive behavior directed toward an individual because of or on account of the individual’s sex, whether by a person of the opposite or same gender, when either:

-Submission to, rejection, or toleration of such conduct is made explicitly or implicitly a term or condition of an individual’s employment, education (i.e., grades), living environment, or participation in any program or activity; or

-Submission to, rejection, or toleration of such conduct is used as a basis for or a factor in decisions affecting that individual’s employment, education, living environment or participation in any program or activity; or

-Such conduct creates a Hostile Environment

 

Russell J. Williams, Esq.

Williams, Hilal, Wigand,
Grande, PLLC

633 Southeast 3rd Avenue, Suite 301

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33301

 


 

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