Dr. Richard L. Howard, a dentist at Howard & Howard, DDS, is being sued by a former dental assistant named Tanya Stone, who claims to have been subjected to sexual harassment, discrimination, and a hostile work environment.
Stone alleges that Richard Howard put his hands around her neck and made inappropriate sexual comments to Stone. She also claims that she was forced to put up with printed, magazine, and electronic pornographic materials. During her employment at Howard & Howard, DDS in 2006-2007, Stone felt uncomfortable and offended by the sexually hostile work environment.
Stone said that she knows of other women who were subjected to sexual harassment at Howard’s dental office.