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Burlington Industries V. Ellerth

Kimberly Ellerth quit her job as a sales person at Burlington Industries after working there for 15 months. Her reasoning was that her supervisor, Ted Slowik, was sexually harassing her. Ellerth did not inform any other supervisors, and therefore the company was unaware of Slowik’s actions with Ellerth. Despite her refusals with Slowik’s advances, Ellerth… View Article

Burlington Industries, Inc. v. Ellerth

After being employed for 15 months, respondent Kimberly Ellerth quit her job as a sales person in one of the many divisions of Burlington Industries. She quit because allegedly, she was being sexually harassed by her supervisor, Ted Slowik. Ellerth pointed out instances whein Slowik threatened to deny her of work-related benefits. She had refused… View Article