Today marks the beginning of SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS & PREVENTION MONTH! More than a quarter of a million people are sexually assaulted each year in the U.S. While you can never completely protect yourself from sexual assault, there are some things you can do to help reduce your risk of being assaulted, like being aware of your surroundings and avoiding isolated areas.
JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against WESTMINSTER CHRISTIAN PRIVATE SCHOOL, INC. for the bullying, hazing and sexual assault of JOHN DOE by two older male students at WESTMINSTER CHRISTIAN SCHOOL.
A $5 million lawsuit was filed against the New York Archdiocese by the mother of an 11-year-old girl who was allegedly bullied, taunted and sexually assaulted by students at a Catholic school. Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, believes "schools must take every incident, no matter how small, seriously and investigate it thoroughly. The safety of students needs to be their number one priority."
JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces a Herman Law win: Court denies Massage Envy's motion to dismiss case filed by Herman Law for a woman allegedly sexually assaulted during a massage by RONALD BRUINIUS at ARTISTIC EXPRESSIONS DAY SPA. Lawsuit claims RONALD BRUINIUS previously assaulted a woman at Massage Envy and Massage Envy failed to report the assault to the Florida Board of Massage Therapy which allowed RONALD BRUINIUS to work at ARTISTIC EXPRESSIONS DAY SPA.
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.
JEFF HERMAN, a nationally-recognized advocate for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against LA FITNESS for the sexual assault of a former employee by "ST", a sales manager at the Boca Raton location.
A mentally disabled student was charged with sexually assaulting another mentally disabled student in a bathroom at Harding High School in Bridgeport, CT., while half a dozen other students cheered the perpetrator on. Nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, Jeff Herman, says schools must ensure its most vulnerable students are safe from sexual assault.
A Texas elementary school teacher, Alfredo Andrade-Gaytan, has been arrested after police say he sexually assaulted a 6-year-old kindergarten student.
Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against West Palm Hospital for alleged child sexual abuse by hospital employee Dan Furio.
Inside Edition investigates modeling websites: Jeff Herman discusses sex abuse lawsuit against Model Mayhem on tonight's episode
An Inside Edition investigation into modeling websites warns aspiring models to beware. Jeff Herman will appear on tonight's episode to discuss a sexual abuse lawsuit he filed against Model Mayhem.
A Coral Springs massage therapist is charged with two counts of sexual battery and one count of misdemeanor battery for allegedly sexually assaulting a client at the end of a massage session at a Massage Envy clinic. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney who has represented victims in spa sexual assault cases, discusses the impact these types of assaults have on victims.
Megan Garland, a 28-year-old science teacher at Messmer High School, a Catholic high school in Milwaukee, is accused of sexually assaulting two male students.
Nationally recognized advocate and civil attorney for victims of sexual abuse, Jeff Herman, discusses teacher-student sex abuse and the importance of getting victims help as early as possible.
Lawsuit filed against Miami Dade School Board alleges student-on-student sexual assault at Benjamin Franklin K-8 Center
Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sex abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against MIAMI DADE SCHOOL BOARD for the sexual assault and repeated sexual harassment of a student by another student at Benjamin Franklin K-8 Center.
Jeff Herman, nationally recognized attorney for victims of sex abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against SCHOOL BOARD OF PALM BEACH COUNTY for the repeated sexual assault of a student by another student at CORAL SUNSET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.
Jeff Herman, attorney for victims of sexual assault and abuse, breaks down the Supreme Court opinion on prison guard abuse in Millbrook v. United States.
Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against WESTSIDE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER for the sexual assault of a female patient by PATRICK BARRY, a hospital security guard.
Jeff Herman (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against LA DORADA restaurant for the sexual assault of a hostess by restaurant manager/owner, Domingo Gandara.
Jeff Herman, nationally recognized trial lawyer for victims of rape, sexual abuse, and sexual exploitation, filed a new lawsuit against Doral Golf Resort & Spa. The lawsuit says the luxury spa continued to employ John J. Pacheco as a massage therapist after a woman reported he sexually assaulted her during a massage.
Miami media reports on sexual assault lawsuit against Courtyard by Marriott. Sex abuse attorney, Jeff Herman, and the victim in this case discuss the allegations.
A new study published today in New Zealand found that there was "an unusually high incidence of sexual assaults and unwanted sexual contact on cruise ships." It's time for cruise ship operators to take steps to protect vacationers, not put them at risk.
Today, the State of Illinois took a huge step toward ensuring the safety of its citizens by revoking the licenses of 11 healthcare workers previously convicted of sexual assault and battery.