Unwelcome sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination that violates the Maine Human Rights Act. Unwanted sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, or other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature which threatens job security, working conditions, or advancement opportunities is considered sexual harassment. 

Harassment includes:

  • Unwelcome Sexual Advances
  • Suggestive or Lewd Remarks
  • Unwanted Hugs, Touches, Kisses
  • Requests for Sexual Favors
  • Retaliation for Complaining About Sexual Harassment