Sexual Abuse Legal News & Updates

sexual abuse in the music industry
Sexual Abuse in the Music Industry: Can Record Labels Be Held Liable for Abuse?
The #MeToo movement has been instrumental in creating a safe space for victims of sexual harassment and sexual assault to come forward. In the film industry, modeling agencies, corporations, and...
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Can I Sue the City for Police Sexual Assault?
This post was written before the passage of AB-218. For information regarding the statute of limitations for filing a civil lawsuit for childhood sexual assault/abuse, click here or contact our...
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sexual assault public transport
Who Is Liable When a Sexual Assault Occurs on Public Transport?
A Los Angeles man was convicted of molesting three women and a teenage girl on the Metro Red subway line between July and December last year. According to the LA...
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sexual assault greek life
Campus Sexual Assault: Greek Life
Over the years, new laws have expanded the rights of sexually assaulted college students and the scope of the Title IX anti-discrimination law has broadened to include a hard stance...
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childhood sexual abuse trauma
How to Sue for Childhood Sexual Abuse Trauma
This post was written before the passage of AB-218. For information regarding the statute of limitations for filing a civil lawsuit for childhood sexual assault/abuse, click here or contact our...
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sexual harassment vs sexual abuse
Sexual Harassment vs. Sexual Abuse: Myths & Facts Surrounding the Legal Differences
This post was written before the passage of AB-218. For information regarding the statute of limitations for filing a civil lawsuit for childhood sexual assault/abuse, click here or contact our...
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help for sexually abused victims
Bay Area Attorneys Offer Help for Sexually Abused Victims
This post was written before the passage of AB-218. For information regarding the statute of limitations for filing a civil lawsuit for childhood sexual assault/abuse, click here or contact our...
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signs of sexual abuse
Understanding the Signs of Sexual Abuse and How to Seek Help
The signs of sexual abuse may not be evident until years after the actions have taken place. Many survivors of sexual abuse don’t make the connection between the physical and...
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priests accused of sexual abuse
Priests Accused of Sexual Abuse: Seeking Litigation Against a Catholic Diocese
Earlier this year, the Diocese of Oakland released a list naming priests accused of sexual abuse. Along with the accused, the list also includes individuals who have been sued, arrested,...
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airplane sexual assault
Airplane Sexual Assault: Could an Airline Be Held Liable?
Sexual assault on an airplane is a unique situation. With so many people watching, it’s hard to conceive that anything could happen, but offenders hide behind lavatory doors, beneath blankets,...
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sexual assault in the fashion industry
Behind the Scenes: Sexual Assault in the Fashion Industry
This post was written before the passage of AB-218. For information regarding the statute of limitations for filing a civil lawsuit for childhood sexual assault/abuse, click here or contact our...
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sex trafficking lawsuit
Sex Trafficking Lawsuits: What You Need to Know About Filing
This post was written before the passage of AB-218. For information regarding the statute of limitations for filing a civil lawsuit for childhood sexual assault/abuse, click here or contact our...
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