Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law

Doctors & Psychologists – Sex Assault & Abuse Lawsuits & Liability of an Employer

Learn about liability in a sex abuse or assault lawsuit against a medical employee (doctor, psychologist, etc.). Employers are often held liable for failing to take action to prevent the conduct.

By |2018-06-08T18:35:29+00:00June 8th, 2018|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law, Victims of Crime Articles|Comments Off on Doctors & Psychologists – Sex Assault & Abuse Lawsuits & Liability of an Employer

Massage Envy Sex Assault Victims Lawsuits, Laffey, Bucci & Kent Makes National News

Sex assault claims against Massage Envy have reached center stage in national news. Over 180 women alleged sex assault against a Massage Envy employee, according to one report. Brian Kent and client Susan Ingram were interviewed on Good Day Philadelphia on Fox News about Ingram's lawsuit against Massage Envy and legislation to address the problem.

By |2017-12-07T19:40:10+00:00November 28th, 2017|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law, Victims of Crime Articles|Comments Off on Massage Envy Sex Assault Victims Lawsuits, Laffey, Bucci & Kent Makes National News

Philadelphia Doctor Arrested for Sex Assault of 2 Patients During Routine Exams

Philly area doctor Brij Srivastava faces 2 charges of sex assault of 2 patients. Indecent Assault charges were filed in November after a victim alleged the doctor fondled her during an exam. Additional victims are being sought by the Upper Darby, PA Police Department.

By |2017-11-15T15:41:12+00:00November 15th, 2017|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law, Victims of Crime Articles|Comments Off on Philadelphia Doctor Arrested for Sex Assault of 2 Patients During Routine Exams

Chiropractors Charged with Sex Assault of Patients in New Jersey

Two New Jersey chiropractors are facing charges of sexually assaulting patients during a chiropractic treatment. They were charged earlier this year. While the cases are pending, one chiropractor has had his license temporarily suspended and the other must have a chaperone present during treatment of all female patients.

By |2016-12-09T20:17:29+00:00December 7th, 2016|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law|Comments Off on Chiropractors Charged with Sex Assault of Patients in New Jersey

New Jersey Doctors & Sex Assault of Patients – A Look at Recent Cases

A look at recent cases of New Jersey doctors accused of sex assault of a patient. Does the NJ medical licensing board to enough to protect patients? A recent report shows that doctors are treated differently when it comes to discipline for sex assault of a patient.

By |2016-10-19T19:40:32+00:00October 19th, 2016|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law|Comments Off on New Jersey Doctors & Sex Assault of Patients – A Look at Recent Cases

Civil Damages for Financial Compensation in Massage Therapist Sex Assault Cases

Can individuals who are sexually assaulted by a massage therapist obtain financial compensation? In this law article, civil sex abuse lawyer Brian Kent discusses legal rights and criminal and civil litigation in massage assault cases.

By |2016-08-11T15:53:46+00:00August 11th, 2016|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law, Victims of Crime Articles|Comments Off on Civil Damages for Financial Compensation in Massage Therapist Sex Assault Cases

Massage Therapy Memberships – Sex Assault Cases in Massage Parlors/Spas

Massage therapy memberships are very popular. What most clients don't know is that these types of memberships can facilitate a culture of sex assault. Oftentimes, allegations of sexual misconduct by massage therapists are swept under the rug. Here, sex assault lawyer and victims advocate Brian Kent discusses these issues.

By |2016-01-27T18:39:05+00:00January 27th, 2016|Medical & Mental Health Sex Abuse Law|Comments Off on Massage Therapy Memberships – Sex Assault Cases in Massage Parlors/Spas
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