Sexual harassment is a stark reality of today’s time.
Many victims of this harassment withdraw from the situation by changing their jobs, homes, and schedules. Many others learn to accept the situation over a period of time.
With the legal support of MyLegalWork, the victims of sexual harassment now have another choice: to get justice.
Sexual harassment is any unwelcome word or action of a sexual nature, and it invites severe punishment under the Indian law.
Sexual Harassment at the Workplace
The following are the examples of sexual harassment at work.
Demand or request for sexual favours.
Showing pornography against your will.
Making sexually coloured remarks.
If you are sexual harassed at work by any person (the culprit can be another employee, a client, or any other person), you can to ensure that the culprit is punished and you are fairly compensated. For this to happen, you must know your and enforce your legal rights.
It is advisable to first find out whether the action amounts to sexual harassment. If so, you may decide to highlight the matter to your organisation or to the police to get justice. Discuss your matter with a legal expert to ensure that the culprit gets the right punishment.
Sexual Harassment at a public place or home
If you are the victim of eve-teasing or other harassment of a sexual nature, you can have the culprit punished. The following acts are punishable under the law:
Performing obscene acts and songs
Making unwanted physical contact and advances
Demand or request for sexual favours
Showing pornography against your will
Recording objectionable pictures and videos
Stalking, following and attempting to communicate with you
Sending unwanted emails or WhatsApp messages
What help can you get from MyLegalWork
Consult with expert lawyers to help you understand your legal options
Send a strong legal notice to the culprit for stopping the harassment
File a police complaint and a criminal case against the culprit
Get representation and complete help with court procedures (if necessary)
Why Choose MyLegalWork?
Complete privacy maintained throughout the process
Choice of consulting expert female lawyers
Option to involve cyber-crime department in case of digital blackmail
Fastest means of getting out of the harassment situation
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