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Sexual Assault Lawsuits

A number of high profile cases of sexual assault have come to light in recent years, where doctors, coaches and others individuals in positions of authority have used their power and influence to sexually assault or abuse women or young children. These cases can result in mental and physical trauma, transmission of disease and lasting mistrust in once-respected institutions. LAWSUITS OVER SEXUAL ASSAULT AND ABUSE: Lawyers provide free consultations and case evaluation to help individuals determine whether they may be able to pursue legal action for sexual assault, inappropriate touching and other troubling behavior. Through a sexual abuse lawsuit individuals…

Boy Scouts Sex Abuse Lawsuits Among Growing Claims Brought Under New York, New Jersey Laws

Following new laws in New York and New Jersey, which extend the statute of limitations for sexual abuse lawsuits, Boys Scouts of America faces a growing number of claims over failure to protect children from known predators. Similar legislation in other states provide individuals abused in prior decades to hold individuals and organizations enabling the conduct responsible.…