Doctor/Patient Sexual Harassment

California Civil Code section 51.9 protects patients from sexual harassment by their doctor. If you have suffered from sexual harassmnet at the hands of a doctor, nurse, therapist, psychologist, psychiatrist, or other healthcare professional, the laws in California provide protection and allow for compensation for the severe trauma and damges this type of abuse causes. You should contact an experienced sexual harassment attorney right away to find out more about your rights and discuss your best next steps.