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McAllister Olivarius representing former nun in rape claim against the 17th Karmapa, considered a deity in Tibetan Buddhism
Vikki Han alleges that the 17th Karmapa, a revered leader of Tibetan Buddhism, sexually assaulted her. The Karmapa Lama is a potential successor to the Dalai Lama and considered a deity. At the time of the rape, Han was a Buddhist nun.
Lack of support is wrecking the mental health of working mothers (Metro)
Dr. Ann Olivarius’ op-ed in Metro urges for women-centred mental health support systems for working mothers.
Atkinson et al. v. Mount Sinai – Equity in healthcare
McAllister Olivarius proudly represents eight current and former employees of Mount Sinai Health System’s Arnhold Institute for Global Health in a federal complaint alleging sex, age and race discrimination.
Warwick Joint Claims – the “rape chat”
Our clients were female undergraduate students at Warwick University targeted by a male “rape chat”. We brought a claim against the University on the grounds that its handling of their complaint was discriminatory on the basis of sex.
Professor Heather Savigny – harassment and victimisation
In response to the support Heather provided to a student assaulted by a senior academic, Heather was victimised by her employer and colleagues.