ALERT: Sexual Assault Lawsuit Filed Against Hammock Beach Resort. Jeff Herman, the victim’s attorney, stated: “Seeking massage therapy often places women in vulnerable positions, therefore; a spa has a duty to provide a safe environment for their clients.”
A suspended social studies teacher at A.A. Kingston Middle School was indicted Wednesday on multiple charges for allegedly having sexual intercourse and other forms of sexual contact with a 14-year-old student. Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, applauds the parents in this case for being vigilant in order to catch this predator from continuing to harm their little girl. I urge all parents to monitor their child’s activities in order to protect them from dangers like this teacher.
A Dover man and former owner of Village Kids Daycare, William Semonavick Jr., has been charged with sexually abusing two girls in his care in the late 1990s, according to the Delaware State Police.
A complaint filed Tuesday alleges that the American Youth Soccer Organization failed to protect children from a former coach who was convicted last year of molesting 14 boys and a girl. Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, believes the safety of kids is of the utmost importance. The lack of actions by this organization, despite his behavior being reported and many concerns by others, demonstrates irresponsibility that resulted in many children being harmed by this predator.
Candace Conti shares with The Guardian the aftermath of being sexually abused by a man in her congregation. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, believes victims coming forward will help to expose predators and the institutions that protect them.
ALERT: Second Lawsuit Against New York City DOE Alleges Sexual Harassment and Abuse by Incarcerated Teacher
JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION for the sexual harassment and abuse of a female student by SEAN SHAYNAK, a former teacher at BROOKLYN TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL.
A former English teacher at Marlborough School in Los Angeles, Joseph Thomas Koetters, is accused of felony sex crimes involving a former student. Appearing in court for the first time on Wednesday, he entered a not guilty plea and is free on $140,000 bail.
One of the most important things we do at Herman Law is interviewing victims of sexual abuse, particularly children. If the interview is done correctly, it can help the child begin to heal. Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, shares his experiences and techniques on getting disclosures from children.
Thirteen years after the Catholic scandal broke, an investigation by Reveal and the Center for Investigative Report finds that the leadership of the Jehovah’s Witnesses has instructed its elders to keep cases of child sexual abuse secret from law enforcement and members of their own congregations. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, attributes survivors voicing their stories in recent years to a sense of "collective empowerment."
A former math teacher at Riverdale Country School is accused of bedding his 16-year-old student, according to a report by the NY Daily News.