Written by attorney Charles E. Joseph

Step by Step Guide to Filing an EEOC Complaint

If you've faced discrimination, sexual harassment, or retaliation at work, you can file an EEOC complaint for free. This guide walks through the steps of filing an EEOC complaint, including the EEOC investigation and what to do if the EEOC declines your complaint.

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