Wrestling Coach Speaks on the Impact of the New York Child Victims Act

2020-04-30T11:07:54-04:00April 30th, 2020|Child Victims Act News, Featured, Sex Abuse Attorney|

Justice demands accountability of the abuse and losses endured. If you were a victim of sexual abuse the time to speak out is now. Call 1(800) 529-1010 or Contact Us today. Don’t wait, the deadline to file a claim is almost here. Contact Us

Child Sex Abuse Within the Jehovah’s Witnesses Organization

2020-03-30T14:10:11-04:00March 30th, 2020|Child Victims Act News|

The NYS Child Victims Act went into effect in August of 2019, opening a one-year period in which survivors of abuse may file lawsuits that would have otherwise been outside of the statute of limitations. One religious organization headquartered in New York State, The Jehovah’s Witnesses, is expected to have

New Docuseries On Sex Abuse Within Jehovah’s Witnesses To Premiere

2020-02-07T14:58:04-04:00February 7th, 2020|Attorney Updates, Child Victims Act News, Sex Abuse Attorney|

A shocking report revealed the existence of a secret database listing the names of tens of thousands of child molesters within Jehovah’s Witnesses. The organization allegedly directed elders in all U.S. congregations to send detailed reports on members facing an accusation of child sex abuse to its headquarters,

New NYS Sexual Abuse SOL Window to Open in 5 Months

2019-03-12T11:36:46-04:00March 4th, 2019|Attorney Updates, Child Victims Act News, Sex Abuse Attorney|

Gov. Cuomo signed the NYS Child Victims Act into law over two weeks ago. The new law creates a one year, statute of limitations window for previously time-barred lawsuits. This new SOL window will open in approximately five months, giving victims of childhood sex abuse a new chance

They Were Sexually Abused Long Ago as Children. Now They Can Sue in N.Y.

2019-03-12T11:41:28-04:00January 29th, 2019|Child Victims Act News|

ALBANY — For more than a decade, victims of childhood sexual abuse in New York have asked lawmakers here for the chance to seek justice — only to be blocked by powerful interests including insurance companies, private schools and leaders from the Roman Catholic Church and Orthodox Jewish communities.

State Lawmakers Expected to Pass Child Victims Act on Monday

2019-03-12T11:41:45-04:00January 27th, 2019|Child Victims Act News|

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has said the Child Victims Act is a priority on his legislative agenda this year, and with Democrats controlling the State Senate, it's expected to be signed into law as soon as Monday. "I think for prior victims it's very important because the average victim doesn't

Supporters of Child Victims Act confident bill will pass in 2019

2019-03-12T11:42:00-04:00January 21st, 2019|Child Victims Act News|

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Supporters of the Child Victims Act are celebrating what they believe will be final passage of the bill meant to provide justice for victims of sexual abuse. Gary Greenberg, the driving force behind the Child Victims Act, says New York State needs to eliminate the

Child Victims Act: Here’s how it could let survivors seek justice in New York

2019-03-12T11:42:11-04:00January 21st, 2019|Child Victims Act News|

New York is closer than ever before to giving victims of child sexual abuse a chance to sue their attackers and the institutions that harbored them, no matter how long ago the abuse occurred. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Democrats who lead the Senate and Assembly have all vowed to