quid pro quo
- A Latin phrase that means giving something in return for something, often used in the context of negotiations, deals, or exchanges; in employment law, it's associated with a form of sexual harassment where workplace benefits are connected to submission to unwelcome sexual advances
- In politics, a quid pro quo is often seen when favors are exchanged for endorsements.
- She filed a complaint about quid pro quo sexual harassment after she was offered a promotion in exchange for dating the manager.
- Within the business deal, a quid pro quo was established where each party had clear expectations about the benefits they would receive.