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Daniel Alexander Flores

San Francisco Criminal Defense Attorney.

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  1. I was assaulted by someone while they were on the job. Can I sue the company as well as the employee?

    Answered about 6 years ago.

    1. Daniel Alexander Flores
    2. Brian Richard Dinday
    2 lawyer answers

    Sorry to hear about this. Employers are typically not liable for the criminal actions of their employees. However, there are various exceptions, many of which concern the type of employment. Claims against employer and employee for assault are common in security/bouncer situations where an employer bar/club hires someone with a criminal record of violence and then tells them to make sure everyone else behaves. Another example is sexual assault by a handyman employed by an apartment...

  2. My step uncle brutally assaulted me and i was mistakenly taken to jail for aggravated assault, can i press charges back on him?

    Answered over 2 years ago.

    1. Michael Lawrence Doyle
    2. David Wesley Cornish
    3. Ronald S. Pichlik
    4. Daniel Alexander Flores
    4 lawyer answers

    I'm sorry to hear about what you went through but happy to hear that you were acquitted.  I recommend that you consult with a local criminal defense lawyer to see if there is a way that you can have the arrest taken off of your record.  I practice in CA and can tell you that if your situation happened here, your record would still show the arrest for a violent crime (probably a felony) despite the fact that you were acquitted and it would be up to you to pursue an order finding you factually...

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