. Lawsuits that are typically filed are failure to supervise or failure to follow the anti bullying law. This would be under the Tort of Negligence. However there has to be injuries and damages and many cases do not arise to this level. There are solutions though: Hiring a lawyer to meet with school administration and legal counsel, along with the victim and family members, can be very helpful in mediating issues and solving problems within the school. Sometimes it just takes a face to face meeting where the victim and family can be heard. These meetings can consist of strategic problem solving in matters involving keeping the bullied victim safe and protected so the child can be in an environment conducive to learning.