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Massage Envy Defending Numerous Claims of Sexual Assault

Massage Envy, the country’s biggest massage chain, is facing multiple lawsuits from its customers who claim they were sexually assaulted during sessions. In one recently filed action, six California women have sued Massage Envy for allegedly protecting its massage therapists who are accused of sexually assaulting customers. Jane Doe #1” One of the six plaintiffs [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:46:48+00:00September 28th, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Who is Responsible for the Massage Envy Assault Cases?

In states across the country, women are coming forward to report being sexually assaulted by massage therapists employed by Massage Envy franchises. According to reports, the nationwide chain of massage spas has received more than 180 reports of sexual assault committed by therapists during appointments. BuzzFeed News investigated reports of sexual abuse and concluded that [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:47:03+00:00September 27th, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Toothless corporate policies continue to fail to protect Massage Envy customers

Despite Massage Envy’s recent re-commitment to corporate safety, as described in a six-point plan adopted shortly after investigative reporting revealed hundreds of sexual assault claims pending against its massage franchises and employees, reports have surfaced of new sexual assaults claims, and continued misconduct and mishandling of existing claims. In April, 2018, a Florida woman alleged [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:03:20+00:00May 9th, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Is Massage Envy’s franchise structure to blame for its rampant sexual abuse?

In late 2017, Massage Envy, the nation’s largest chain of franchised massage spas, issued a statement promising to revamp its corporate policies in an effort to stave off the more than 200 lawsuits that have been filed against the company and its franchises, and the likely hundreds more than have yet to be filed. Massage [...]

By |2018-10-18T13:56:43+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Sexual Assault at Massage Envy Parlor – Your Rights

Sexual assault at Massage Envy massage parlors across the country has risen to the level of an epidemic. Hundreds of men and women have come forward with allegations of assault, ranging from unwanted touching to forcible rape. Likely thousands of individuals have been impacted by the practices of Massage Envy massage parlors, and the full [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:50:45+00:00February 18th, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Massage Envy and Sexual Abuse Allegations

Recent investigations of Massage Envy, the multi-billion dollar massage franchisor with locations throughout the country, suggest that the scope of the massage parlor sexual abuse allegations against the company and their franchises extends far beyond what was originally believed. As of early 2018, at least 180 claims against the company have been filed, with doubtlessly [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:52:54+00:00February 15th, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Misconduct and Sexual Abuse at Massage Parlors

Update 08/20/2018 - Thompson Law Office files suit against Massage Envy over Sexual Battery, Negligence, False Imprisonment, and Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress. For more information, click here. Over the past several years, there has been an alarming spike in the number of allegations of misconduct and sexual abuse at massage parlors throughout the [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:45:28+00:00January 31st, 2018|Massage Parlor Abuse|

Massage Parlor Abuse

Misconduct and Sexual Abuse at Massage Parlors Over the past several years, there has been an alarming spike in the number of allegations of misconduct and sexual abuse at massage parlors throughout the country, including, specifically, against Massage Envy Franchising LLC, a massage parlor and spa chain with franchises in California. Misconduct and abuse at [...]

By |2018-01-23T14:46:45+00:00October 19th, 2017|Massage Parlor Abuse|