Romance in the Workplace

Presented by Greg Grisham at Fisher Phillips
Hosted by hrsimple

February 14 – Valentine's Day: flowers, cards, chocolates, jewelry, candy hearts with nifty sayings, or harassment, love contracts, #MeToo, consensual romantic relationships?

Join Greg Grisham from Fisher Phillips as he works through Cupid's tangle of romance and provides the details necessary to keep everyone happy (or at least non-litigious).


  • Work = Dating Pool?
  • Possible Legal Claims
  • Personal Liability
  • The Impact of “MeToo#”
  • Other Issues
  • What is Unlawful Harassment
    • Quid Pro Quo
    • Hostile Working Environment
    • Recent Sexual Harassment Verdicts
  • What can you do
  • Top 10 Things to Remember About “Romance” in the Workplace
  • Final danger: Retaliation


About the Presenter

Fisher & Phillips LLP

Established in 1948, FISHER & PHILLIPS LLP is one of the country’s oldest and largest firms devoted exclusively to representing employers in labor, employment, wage-hour, workplace safety and health, employee benefits, and business immigration law. Our depth and breadth of experience in these niche areas are unsurpassed.

Our practice includes counseling and defending employers under all major federal and state labor, employment, employee benefits, workplace safety and health, and business immigration laws and...

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