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Chicago preschool teacher arrested for sexually molesting toddlers at daycare

By Jeff Herman
January 20, 2015

A Chicago preschool teacher is accused of sexually molesting two 3-year-old students during nap-time and in a bathroom at National Teacher's Academy preschool in South Loop. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of child sexual abuse, says when families react swiftly, the lives of victims and other children can be saved.


 Lawsuit Alleges Brooklyn Technical High School Officials Ignored Reports of Sexual Harassment by teacher, Sean Shaynak

By contacthermanlaw
January 12, 2015

JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse who recently opened a New York office, known as Herman Law New York, announces the filing of a lawsuit against New York City Department of Education for the sexual harassment of a female high school student, V.V., by Sean Shaynak, a male teacher at Brooklyn Technical High School.

ARRESTED: West Palm Beach Priest Accused of Showing Child Pornography to Teen

By Jeff Herman
January 07, 2015

Rev. Jose Palimattom, a priest at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in West Palm, was arrested after he was accused of showing child pornography to a teenage boy. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said when it comes to sexual abuse, institutions must always make the safer choice. 

Second Sexual Assault Lawsuit Filed Against Palm Springs Hospital in Hialeah

By Jeff Herman
January 06, 2015

Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a second lawsuit against PALM SPRINGS GENERAL HOSPITAL for the sexual assault of a male patient by Rene Martinez, a certified nursing assistant at the hospital. Martinez was later arrested for the alleged sexual assault of another patient, who captured that assault on videotape.

McDonald's Employee Arrested for Alleged Sexual Abuse of 6-year-old

By contacthermanlaw
January 02, 2015

A McDonald’s employee in Columbia, Tenn., was arrested and charged with sexual battery for allegedly touching a child inappropriately, the Columbia Daily Herald Reported. Police say the investigation is ongoing and they anyone who was at McDonald's that day and might have witnessed something inappropriate to call the SAFE tip line.

CT: Former St. Vincent's Medical Center nursing aide charged with third sexual assault

By Jeff Herman
January 02, 2015
Gonzalo Flores, a former male nursing assistant at St. Vincent’s Medical Center who is currently awaiting trial for allegedly sexually assaulting two incapacitated male patients was arrested Monday and charged with attacking a third patient. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, says a hospital must protect vulnerable patients from sexual assault by hospital employees.
 

Miami Pediatric Doctor Faces Sex Abuse Charges

By Jeff Herman
December 30, 2014

Dr. Robert Kemp Crockett, a Coral Gables pediatric doctor, is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy while on vacation in North Carolina. Crockett worked as a pediatric emergency medicine specialist at Miami Children's Hospital. The hospital says Crockett is currently suspended and has been on leave for several months during the investigation. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, says it is especially disturbing when allegations of sexual abuse involve a doctor who had access to vulnerable children.

Girl who exposed former Brooklyn Tech teacher’s alleged sexually inappropriate behavior seeks damages

By contacthermanlaw
December 22, 2014

Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, spoke to the New York Daily News about the red flags and inappropriate behaviors by Sean Shaynak, a former Brooklyn Tech teacher accused of sexual abuse. Herman represents the unnamed Brooklyn Technical High School student who first exposed Shaynak for sexually inappropriate behavior.

Kmart Security Officer Sexually Assaulted Woman, Lawsuit Says

By contacthermanlaw
December 19, 2014

Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against KMART for the sexual assault of a 23-year-old woman by a Kmart security officer.

Connecticut jury awards $7 million in sex abuse lawsuit against Boy Scouts of America

By Jeff Herman
December 16, 2014

A Connecticut Superior Court jury awarded $7 million Friday to a man who said he was sexually abused by a Boy Scout leader in New Fairfield when he was a boy in the 1970s. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, says the verdict sends a strong message to youth-serving organizations that child safety must always be the top priority.

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