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Sexual Harassment and other employment laws do not place any restrictions on whether coworkers can date or supervisors can date the employees that the supervise.

However, many companies, as part of their Sexual Harassment policies prohibit these relationships as they can often lead to Sexual Harassment issues.

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Also, employers need to be aware of supervisors dating subordinates, as they tend to give them special assignments or coveted positions and pass over more qualified employees, which would raise sexual harassment legal issues.

Statute of Limitations in Sexual Harassment cases is determined by the last act of harassment.

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