Bullying Lawyers

bully-shieldBullying may take place at any moment in a person’s life, and may occur in any given situation. While the physical signs of bullying will typically resolve over time; the psychological scars may last a lifetime. From bullying in schools to our place of work, bullying through verbal and physical abuse has become a huge problem that must be dealt with immediately.

If you or a loved one has been physically or psychologically injured by a bully, our personal injury attorneys believe the victim may be entitled to compensation for their losses and damages. At Inkelaar Law, we operate on a contingency fee basis and will seek the maximum compensation you deserve for your losses and damages.

To learn more, call 1-877-537-4665 or complete the Free Case Evaluation form to the right.

 

Types of Bullying

Bullying may occur during adolescence through adulthood, and even among the elderly in nursing homes. In any case, bullying is intended to intentionally humiliate or degrade another person against their will.

The four types of bullying include:

Verbal Bullying

  • Inappropriate sexual comments
  • Name calling
  • Taunting
  • Teasing
  • Threatening

Social Bullying

  • Publicly embarrassing someone
  • Purposely leaving someone out
  • Spreading rumors
  • Telling others not to be friends with a person

Physical Bullying

  • Breaking someone’s things
  • Making rude hand gestures
  • Punching/Kicking/Pinching
  • Pushing
  • Spitting
  • Tripping

Cyber-Bullying

  • Creating embarrassing photos or videos on social media
  • Creating fake websites or profiles on social media
  • Mean emails
  • Mean text messages
  • Spreading rumors on social media

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Effects of Bullying

The effects of bullying are endless and may appear in a variety of different forms leaving its victims feeling ashamed and hopeless. It is advised that people close to bully victims pay attention to any changes in mood or behavior.

The following include common effects of bullying:

  • Alcohol or drug use
  • Changes in eating habits
  • Decreased self-esteem
  • Depression
  • Increased health problems
  • Insomnia
  • Isolation
  • Nausea
  • Poor grades in school
  • Skipping work or school
  • Suicidal thoughts or actions
  • Unexplainable injuries
  • Unwilling to attend work or school

Contact our Experienced Nebraska Bullying Lawyers Today

At Inkelaar Law, each of our attorneys has witnessed an act of bullying at one point or another, and believe this behavior should no longer be tolerated. Having great sympathy for all bully victims, our entire legal team is prepared to stand up for your rights, protect you from these bullies, and seek the justice you deserve for your losses and damages.

Located in Lincoln and Omaha, Nebraska, our lawyers are able to help bully victims across the entire state, including:

  • Papillion
  • Millard
  • Elkhorn
  • Seward
  • Ashland
  • And all other Nebraska locations

If you or someone you love has fallen victim to a bully, our attorneys would like to speak with you today. Give us a call for your free no-obligation consultation at 1-877-537-4665 or complete the Free Case Evaluation form at the top of this page.

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