ERIC Number: EJ548902
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
"Let the Master Answer": Holding Schools Vicariously Liable When Employees Sexually Abuse Children.
Fossey, Richard; DeMitchell, Todd A.
Journal of Law and Education, v25 n4 p575-99 Fall 1996
School districts might be more vigilant in preventing and detecting sexual abuse by employees if the possibility of civil damages were more certain. Explores public policy issues surrounding a vicarious liability standard when school employees sexually abuse children in their care. (109 footnotes) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A