In the News
In an article about the future of the Boy Scouts of America, The Washington Post discussed the recent sexual abuse lawsuit we filed against the Boy Scouts. Dozens of media outlets across the country covered the press conference, the lawsuit, and the disclosure of these previously unknown alleged abusers, including: ABC News CBS News CNN The Los Angeles Times NBC News NPR The Philadelphia Inquirer TIME USA Today The Wall Street Journal The Washington Post If you are a victim of sexual abuse at the hands of a leader in the Boy Scouts of America, please visit www.
At Eisenberg Rothweiler, we are not shy about giving back to the communities and people we serve. Just recently Reta’s Games Group, a weekly program where aphasia patients play games of all kinds, practice their language skills, and socialize, in a fun and welcoming environment was endowed by the Eisenbergs. “
Attorneys Ken Rothweiler, Fred Eisenberg, and Todd Schoenhaus achieved a verdict in excess of $24. Furthermore, counsel argued that screens, which now cover the 8 skylights on the auto body roof, could have easily been installed and prevented the injuries to Mr. Kalinowski.
Since the start of the year, an estimated 800 men have come forward to allege they were sexually abused as children while participating in Boy Scouts of America.
Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P. C. , attorneys were in the spotlight earlier this month at the Pennsylvania Association for Justice’s Annual Retreat in Hershey, Pennsylvania. That same day, Ken, Fred Eisenberg, and Todd Schoenhaus presented a CLE titled “Techniques to Help Win the Tough Worksite Case: $24.
Last week, U. S. District Judge Mark Kearney of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania agreed with arguments made by our Nancy Winkler and Todd Schoenhaus and rejected Johnson & Johnson’s attempts to move our client’s Talc-related lawsuit to a federal bankruptcy court in Delaware.
Stewart Eisenberg was interviewed by TIME Magazine regarding allegations of sexual abuse against the Boy Scouts of America made by over 428 men and boys.
The suit alleges that Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley and its security contractor, U. S. Security Associates, were both negligent and grossly negligent for failing to put the appropriate systems, processes, and precautions in place to prevent such an event from happening, especially where similar instances involving unsupervised residents who wandered from the facility had occurred previous to this tragedy. According to the complaint, no one from Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley was aware that Ms. Jones-Davis had left the building or had been injured until a nurse received a call almost an hour after Ms. Jones-Davis wandered out of the building. “
Friends: We were shocked and saddened to learn of the senseless tragedy that occurred at the Tree of Life Synagogue near Pittsburgh this past weekend. Hopefully, we will all have the strength to move forward to find light through the cracks and to fight hate and bigotry by supporting those leaders who strive to maintain democracy and rule of law as we know it.
We are honored to announce that Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P. C. , was selected to receive the Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. Award from Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program (VIP). Volunteers with the organization, like the lawyers in our law firm, help provide legal services to members of our community who could not otherwise afford an attorney.