Hotels across the country know that heinous criminal conduct is occurring on their properties, but they profit from it and refuse to take meaningful action to stop it. As a result, innocent young girls like our client suffer the consequences. Looking the other way and permitting this horrendous trade to prosper is unacceptable, especially for large hotel chains like the defendants in this case, who have the resources to stop it. Unfortunately, the only thing these companies care about is their bottom line.
Wrongful death actions not only get justice for the deceased, but they serve as a deterrent against future negligence. This wrongful death action is as much about preventing sex trafficking as it is about punishing it. Arnold & Itkin knows how to hit these companies where it hurts the most, which is the only way they’ll be forced to do the right thing.