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Civil Suit Results in Successful Settlement for
Woman Sexually Assaulted by Employee at Massage Spa

CIVIL SUIT RESULTS IN SUCCESSFUL SETTLEMENT FOR WOMAN SEXUALLY ASSAULTED BY EMPLOYEE AT MASSAGE SPA Settlement: **CONFIDENTIAL** Overview of Case: Woman sexually assaulted by employee at massage spa. Employer was negligent in hiring this employee. The employee had a prior arrest for another sexual assault. The employee’s record shows that he had previously been in violation of the law by practicing massage therapy without a license. The employer failed to investigate the employee’s employment history and criminal record. The employer failed to provide its customer with a safe environment. Due to the employer’s negligence, the woman suffered emotional distress, low self-esteem, injury to intimate family relationships, humiliation, psychological injuries and other damages. This case was successfully settled in mediation. Trial or Settlement: Settlement County where Tried or Settled: Mecklenburg Concluded: July 2018 Attorney for Plaintiffs: Martha Odom and Thomas L. Odom, Jr. , The Odom Firm, PLLC of Charlotte, North Carolina

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