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    Sexual Harassment and Quid Pro Quo

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    Distinguish "quid pro quo sexual harassment" from "hostile work environment sexual harassment."

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    Quid pro quo sexual harassment occurs in the work place - it is when an individual's submission to or rejection or conduct of a sexual nature is used for the basis of employment - for example a young female of the age 25 goes on an interview and the man interviewing her makes sexual advances by touching her - even simply her shoulder or leg and/or speaking inappropriately to the candidate. The girl is then told that if she rejects the advances the interviewer is making, she will not be considered at all for the job she is interviewing for - please keep in mind that while it is not as common, this ...

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    The solution distinguishes"quid pro quo sexual harassment" from "hostile work environment sexual harassment."

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