MOUNTAIN VIEW (KPIX) — Google has been slapped with a sexual harassment lawsuit.
Former software engineer Loretta Lee said the tech giant’s so-called “bro culture” failed to protect her from “severe and pervasive abuse.”READ MORE: Fremont Police Release Body Cam Footage In Fatal Shooting Of Suspect On Highway 84
Lee says she received sexual text messages, was groped and slapped.READ MORE: Man Arrested Following Pursuit, Multiple Hit-&-Run Crashes In San Bruno
She also claims a male co-worker hid under her desk and propositioned her for sex.
Lee says she was fired for poor performance in 2016, after 8 years with Google.MORE NEWS: Teen Driver Dies in Santa Rosa Head-On Collision Friday Morning
So far, Google has not commented.