McAllister Olivarius is representing Vikki Han in her accusations of rape against the 17th Karmapa. We are aware of similar allegations of sexual assault which have been published online involving the 17th Karmapa and other Lamas. We expect there may be others who feel unable to come forward because of the conflict with their faith.
Live lawsuits against the University of Illinois and Gary Xu, a former professor, for sexual violence and trafficking of Chinese female students. The University deliberately overlooked two Chinese women’s allegations of sexual violence and harassment in order to safeguard future revenue.
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.
In response to the support Heather provided to a student assaulted by a senior academic, Heather was victimised by her employer and colleagues.
We represented ten professors and former graduate students in a lawsuit against the University of Rochester for violations of Title VII, Title IX, and the New York State Human Rights Law. The case resulted in a $9.4 million settlement.
Our clients the Manders, won a landmark legal case and £120,000 worth of damages on the grounds of racial discrimination by their local adoption agency.
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.
We represented YouTube sensation Chrissy Chambers in a landmark UK revenge porn case against her former partner. Chambers was successful in obtaining a significant financial settlement and the rights to her own images.