Thousands of sexual abuse cases likely to be filed under Child Victim’s Act

The resolution of those cases hinge in large part on this week's legal maneuver by the Archdiocese of New York, which asked a court to compel its 32 insurers to provide defense coverage and possible settlements. In response to at least one major insurance company's indication it did not intend to provide coverage, the archdiocese sought legal remedy in an effort to protect its hundreds of churches and parishes from financial ruin.  The move had attorneys like James Marsh, of New York-based Marsh Law, applauding. “This is an unequivocal sign ...

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