Sexual comments and touching are improper in the workplace, and are also against the law. Non-consensual, forced sexual acts are criminal and may lead to monetary compensation for survivors.
Survivors of sexual harassment or assault are often intimidated or threatened into silence. Bakerlaw is sensitive to the concerns and needs of survivors, and offers confidential, individually-tailored advice for clients harmed by sexual violence or harassment. Bakerlaw assists clients with lawsuits, human rights claims and Criminal Injuries Compensation Board claims involving sexual harassment and sexual assault.