NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Pre-Settlement Funding Company, reports today that the New York Archdiocese has extended their deadline to file sexual abuse lawsuits against the Catholic Church. For victims who are seeking to pursue a lawsuit, the archdiocese will address any formal complaints filed prior to November 1, 2017, regardless of the time that has lapsed between any incident(s) and the filing date. Legal-Bay is an advocate for victims of abuse across the country, and with the ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW YORK INDEPENDENT RECONCILIATION AND COMPENSATION PROGRAM («IRCP») PHASE II, is presently focusing their attention on the New York area.

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Please visit the company’s website at for more information on how Legal-Bay can help you during this difficult time. Legal-Bay also helps victims of sexual abuse or harassment in the workplace, sexual assaults by police officers or in prison, as well as discrimination and wrongful termination cases.

Chris Janish, CEO, commented on the company’s focus of assisting plaintiffs in similar situations, «Unfortunately we have seen so many of these horrific cases, where someone in a trust position is criminally charged with a sex crime against a minor.  It is important for our company to inform the public of their options in order to protect the innocent children in our world as well as support victims of sexual abuse looking to receive monetary compensation.»

Legal-Bay has funded clergy sexual abuse cases throughout the country, and is well versed with each litigation, especially in situations where some of the Catholic churches have filed for bankruptcy to limit their payouts. Even in those cases, the law cash company was able to assist with providing lawsuit money to victims. Legal-Bay has funded these type of cases in New York, New Jersey, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Texas, Florida, California, Ohio, and Hawaii.

Legal-Bay is committed to aiding victims involved in such cases so that they can pay bills and live their lives in dignity while they wait for their settlement. Any funds received are done risk-free, since the funds only need to be repaid if the plaintiff is ultimately successful in collecting their money. For more information on the lawsuit funding programs and a complete list of cases Legal-Bay funds, including clergy or Catholic Church sexual abuse cases, sexual harassment in the workplace, prison rape cases, police brutality, video or text sex harassment, rape in group homes and other sex crime and commercial litigation cases, please visit the company’s website at:

If you or a loved one require an immediate cash advance settlement funding, feel free to call Legal-Bay on its toll-free hotline at: 877.571.0405, where live agents are available to take a funding application. 

Legal-Bay’s programs are non-recourse lawsuit cash advances, also known as case funding, which means you only repay the settlement advance if you win your case. None of the programs should be considered to be a lawsuit loan, lawsuit loans, settlement loans, settlement loan, pre-settlement loans, or a pre-settlement loan.


Chris Janish, CEO

Email:  [email protected]

Ph.: 877.571.0405


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