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Sexual Assault

What is a School’s Responsibility in Sexual Abuse Cases?

January 31, 2020 in Personal Injury,

Your child is a bright student, with good grades, an active social life, and an overall happy outlook. Then something shifted. You watched your child change before your eyes. Where they once loved learning, they’re now fearful, depressed, and dread going to school at all,...

Sexual Harassment: When You Should Talk to a Lawyer

January 24, 2020 in Personal Injury,

You like your workplace, and you get along with almost everyone in it. But there’s one coworker who sets you on edge. And now, that coworker made a lewd comment at a work event.  It’s not the first time this has happened, and each time...

Understanding Sexual Assault from a Trusted Person or a Person in Power or Authority

August 22, 2019 in Personal Injury,

One person, in a position of authority or dominance relative to another person, exerts their authority over the other person through sexual conduct.  You see, despite its name, sexual assault isn’t about sex. It’s a way of using sex to establish power--which is why so...

Know Your Rights Regarding Sexual Assault in the Workplace

July 18, 2019 in Personal Injury,

The typical worker spends 33% of their time (55 hours) each week participating in work-related activities. The time we spend at work has a significant effect on our overall emotional and physical health. If you’re a victim of sexual assault in the workplace, those 55...