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Religious Harassment Lawyer

What is Religious Harassment ?

Religious harassment occurs when a person is harassed because of their religious beliefs or practices.

Common Forms of Religious Harassment

  • Religious slurs

  • Offensive or derogatory remarks about a person's religious beliefs or practices

  • Displaying religiously offensive symbols

Level of Conduct Necessary To Be Illegal

​​The law does not prohibit teasing, offhand comments, or isolated incidents that are not very serious.  Religious Harassment is illegal when it becomes so frequent or severe that it creates a hostile work environment or when it results in an adverse employment action, such as a termination.

What Should You Do If You Have Been a Victim of Religious Harassment?

If you believe that you are a victim of Religious harassment, you should reach out to an experienced Religious Harassment Employment Law Attorney to discuss your unique situation.  As you can tell, every situation is different and no one-sized-fit-all approach will work for every employee.