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PLAINTIFF’S RIGHT TO PRIVACY

By Sara Morgan |

In today’s modern social environment, it has become increasingly important to manage one’s personal and private information in order to protect against identity theft, fraud, and the like.  As people’s digital footprints grow, so do their concerns about protecting their private information. People involved in lawsuits, and especially personal injury plaintiffs, are often required… Read More »

Personal Injury Law: Important Facts to Know About Slip and Fall Incidents

By Dennis Stout |

Slip and fall incidents are some of the most usual causes of injuries in the state of California and the nation. Generally, most individuals will not understand the severe complications from a slip and fall incident and the injuries associated with it until they have been personally affected by the event. Moreover, many people… Read More »

Casualty in the Workplace: Workers’ Compensation Benefits vs. Wrongful Death Claims

By Richard Irwin |

Anyone can experience an accident at a workplace at any time and some lines of work are naturally more dangerous than others. Even so, we have to examine the facts of each individual event to determine the proper cause of action for the victim’s loved ones. In some cases, accidents can occur that tragically… Read More »

Motor Vehicle Accidents: What to Do If a Road Hazard Has Caused My Car Accident 

By James Heiting |

Generally, most vehicle accidents will be the direct or indirect result of a driver’s actions. This could be through negligent or distracted driving and, if so, that would be a valid claim for the victim(s). In some cases, however, a road issue may be the sole cause of a vehicle accident resulting in injuries…. Read More »

Products Liability Claims: Defective Holiday Gifts

By Dennis Stout |

The holiday season is one of the biggest selling seasons for all markets. Consumers all across the state are flocking the malls and shopping centers to purchase and share holiday cheer. The high demand for new products, however, can prove to be catastrophic for unsuspecting families as some products may be carelessly made and… Read More »

Important Factors to Consider When Filing for a Medical Malpractice Claim in the State of California 

By Jean-Simon Serrano |

If you or someone you know has been injured as a result of the carelessness of a medical practitioner or hospital, it is important to know that there may be an opportunity to seek financial compensation for the injuries sustained. As a patient in the State of California, you may have a legal right… Read More »

Understanding Wrongful Death Lawsuits in the State of California 

By Sara Morgan |

Losing a loved one is devastating. This event can be even more hurtful if your loved one passed away due to the negligence of another. This article will highlight important wrongful death laws in the State of California including important aspects of filing for a claim and what type of damages are available. Equally… Read More »

SOCIAL HOST LIABILITY

By Dennis Stout |

As the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season approaches, I felt it was a good time for a refresher examination of the social host liability laws in the State of California.  As it applies to alcohol related issues, the following is an update of the current state of the law in California. In 2017,… Read More »

AUTONOMOUS MACHINERY AND PERSONAL INJURY LAW

By Sara Morgan |

I recently read a news release announcing that WalMart was planning to expand a current program that utilizes self-driving, floor-cleaning robots to cover 360 stores beginning next year.  According to the article, WalMart currently operates over 100 of these commercial floor-cleaners.  Those powered by the BrainOS platform will, at the push of a button,… Read More »

Dealing With Uninsured Motorists: Important Factors to Consider if An Uninsured Driver Has Injured You  

By James Heiting |

As a driver in the State of California, you will likely deal with hundreds of other motorists on a daily basis. The following article will cover some of the most important elements to consider if you have been injured by a driver who does not carry auto insurance or otherwise has insufficient auto insurance… Read More »

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