Savan Desai v. West-Windsor Plainsboro Regional School District
May 31, 2022
Superior Court of New Jersey - Appellate Division

CHILD USA filed this brief supporting the Plaintiff’s appeal to the New Jersey Superior Court – Appellate Division. The Defendant claims the New Jersey Child Sexual Abuse Act did not excuse the notice of claim requirement for claims against government entities. CHILD USA argues that New Jersey caselaw and the legislative history of the Child Sexual Abuse Act confirm that the claims revived by the amendments are not subject to a notice of claim requirement, and that current research on the delayed disclosure of abuse supports such a readingdesai amicus brief (Bates) - watermark.