Women’s Health Magazine Investigates Sexual Assault by Physicians

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Posted on October 21, 2016

Sexual assault by physicians happens shockingly often. Women’s Health magazine covers this disturbing truth in a Special Investigative Report in their November issue. The report discusses Farmer Jaffe attorney Adam Horowitz’s client, Dawn Marie Basham who is being represented in a pending lawsu...

“Biggest Loser” Star Opens Up About Being Sexually Assaulted During Massage

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Posted on October 11, 2016

Ali Vincent, the 2008 winner of weight-loss reality show The Biggest Loser, helped raise awareness about the ongoing problem of sexual assault by massage therapists by recently sharing her story on national television. Her courage in coming forward could embolden other victims to hold offenders acco...

New Compensation Fund Available For Victims of Sex Abuse by Archdiocese of New York Clergy

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Posted on October 7, 2016

 The Archdiocese of New York has announced a program to allow victims of sexual abuse by members of the clergy to apply for compensation from the church -- even for abuse claims that are decades old.   The Archdiocese of New York is the second-largest diocese in the United States, encompassing 2...

Wells Fargo Employees Fired for Doing the Right Thing

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Posted on September 29, 2016

 Former Wells Fargo employees around the country are claiming they were fired after calling human resources to object to the bank’s fraudulent activity. According to CNN, a Pennsylvania-based Wells Fargo employee refused to open unauthorized bank and credit card accounts, called the bank’s...

Lakeland Therapist Accused of Sexually Assaulting Female Patients

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Posted on September 29, 2016

  Anthony Conti, Jr., a 71-year old licensed mental health counselor in Lakeland, Florida, has been arrested on charges of sexual misconduct with female patients whom he was supposed to be counseling.  According to public record, Conti has been licensed in Florida since 1982.  The Lakeland Polic...

Associate Pastor From Vero Beach Church Arrested For Sex With a Minor

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Posted on September 21, 2016

Wesley Ray Weaver, a 48-year old Associate Pastor at the First Christian Church in Vero Beach, has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a 17-year old boy.  According to the West Melbourne Police Department, the two had sex at Weaver's home in West Melbourne.  The child reported the encounte...

Second Sexual Assault Lawsuit Filed in Orlando Against Dr. Gopal Basisht

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Posted on September 20, 2016

 Farmer Jaffe sex abuse attorney Adam Horowitz has filed a lawsuit this week in Orlando, Florida alleging that a former rheumatologist, Dr. Gopal Basisht sexually assaulted a female patient at his medical practice.  In July 2016, the Florida Department of Health issued a Final Order accepting Dr. ...

Orlando Massage Therapist Admits to Fondling Customer, But Faces No Criminal Charges

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Posted on September 2, 2016

Felipe Rodriguez-Bermudez, an Orlando massage therapist, who admitted to fondling a female customer, will not be facing criminal charges, even though the Florida Department of Health issued an Emergency Order restricting him from seeing female clients.   According to Department of Health records, ...

12 Mistakes That Ruin Your Car Accident Case

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Posted on August 29, 2016

1) LyingAfter an accident, the insurance company will likely say that you are not hurt. If you are hurt, the insurance company will likely argue that your injury was pre-existing. It is also likely that the person who caused your accident will say that you did not appear to be hurt at the accident s...

Legal Aid Names Farmer Jaffe “Law Firm of the Year”

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Posted on August 29, 2016

Farmer Jaffe has received another prestigious recognition for the firm’s substantial pro bono work and support for the cause of securing justice for the underprivileged and underserved in Broward County and beyond.Legal Aid Service of Broward County (LAS) and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Flor...