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Examples of Wrongful Death Cases

As morbid as it may sound to say, every living person today must, at some point, face death; it is the natural course of life. However, death should be natural, occurring as a result of old age, not because of a preventable accident. When the death of a person occurs because of the wrongful actions […]

Dog bite settlement california

When a dog bites a person in California, that person may suffer both short- and long-term injuries, including physical and psychological harm, as a direct result. Because the state of California maintains a strict liability rule for dog bite cases, holding that the owner of a dog that causes harm to another is liable for […]

Uninsured Driver California

While drivers in the state of California are required to carry car insurance, and are liable for damages that they cause to others in a motor vehicle accident, it doesn’t always work like this. To be sure, there are numerous uninsured drivers on the road today. When an uninsured driver causes an accident, the victim […]

If you or your loved one was injured by a dangerous or defective product, California law allows you to hold the responsible company legally accountable through a product liability claim. Under state law, injured victims only have a limited amount of time to file a product liability lawsuit. If you or your loved one was […]

Following a major accident, injured victims need access to financial support. Under California law, you may be able to hold a negligent party liable for your medical bills, your lost wages, and any other economic damages. In addition, you can also seek compensation for intangible losses — such as your pain and suffering. You may […]

What are the Different Elements of Negligence

In California, the majority of personal injury claims are brought under the state’s negligence standard. To hold another party legally liable for an accident, plaintiffs are generally required to prove that the defendant’s negligence was, at least partially, the cause of their injuries. This raises an important question: what exactly is negligence? Here, our Los […]

Product Liability Law in California

Manufacturers, product sellers, and marketers have a legal obligation to look out for the health and safety of consumers. Companies should never put profits before people: dangerous products should not make it onto the market. Under California state law, companies can be held strictly liable for injuries caused by a defective product. In this article, […]

There is nothing more devastating and heartbreaking than losing a loved one in a preventable accident. Under California law (California Code of Civil Procedure 377.60), close family members of the victim have the right to hold a negligent party who caused a fatal accident legally responsible through a wrongful death lawsuit. If your loved one […]

Los Angeles Police Accident Report

It is extremely important to have all the necessary details for your car accident claim. Obtaining a copy of your accident report can provide you with proof of the accident, parties and vehicles involved, location, time, damages, and injuries caused. If you’ve recently been involved in a car accident, and the LAPD has filled out […]

Average Settlement for Concussion

Head injuries should always be taken seriously. If a person is showing possible symptoms of a concussion, they should receive immediate medical attention. According to the latest information provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly 3 million Americans visit the emergency room with concussions or related head injuries every year. It […]