Jeff Herman announced today the filing of a class action lawsuit against the Archdiocese of New York. Mr Herman filed the class action lawsuit on behalf of lead plaintiff Emmett Caldwell which seeks to void the Release he and other victims signed relinquishing their claims for childhood sexual abuse against the Archdiocese of New York, pursuant to the Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program (IRCP).
WATCH the entire press conference below, courtesy of CBS New York.
If you are a victim of childhood sexual abuse in New York, you may have still have a claim no matter how long ago your abuse took place, thanks to the passage of the Child Victims Act. Please contact Herman Law today to learn your rights and determine your options.