The trauma of a sexual assault or abuse, whether for adults, children, or even family members of the survivor, can leave all parties feeling isolated and hopeless. The Lerners Sexual Assault and Abuse Team wants every survivor and their family to have access to all the resources they need to begin down a path of healing.
It’s unfortunate that the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) will not hear a case dealing […]
The Supreme Court of Canada has spoken out about the pervasiveness of child sexual abuse […]
Pre-judgment interest (“PJI”) on damages in historical sexual abuse cases involving plaintiffs who seek compensation […]
The Ontario Court of Appeal in its October 25, 2019 decision in MacLeod v. Marshall, 2019 […]
Concluding the sexual abuse and its impacts were “at the upper end of the worst-case […]
While the doctrine of vicarious liability is one of the more powerful legal tools to […]
Sexual abuse by Chaplain Keith Gleed, an Anglican priest, at Lakefield College School Prince Andrew […]