Trial of a sexual harassment case.

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Published by Pennsylvania Bar Institute in [Mechanicsburg, Pa.] .

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  • Sexual harassment of women -- Law and legislation -- Pennsylvania -- Trial practice.,
  • Sex discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- Pennsylvania -- Trial practice.

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SeriesPBI ;, no. 2003-3409, PBI (Series) ;, no. 2003-3409.
ContributionsPennsylvania Bar Institute.
LC ClassificationsKFP334.5.D5 T75 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 235 p. :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3696800M
LC Control Number2003105780

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