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When you have been injured because of another party’s negligence or wrongful act, you may be thinking about filing a personal injury lawsuit. Yet if you are considering a lawsuit, your injury likely resulted in significant medical bills, lost wages, and other costs that would make it difficult if not impossible for you to pay […]

Many people think of a slip and fall accident as minor, but statistics reported by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveal otherwise. In 2017, 8,591,683 people were treated in hospital emergency rooms for unintentional falls. For all but two of the 10 age groups, slip and falls were the number one […]

How much is my personal injury case worth

Before you make the decision to file a personal injury case after being injured at the hands of another, and certainly before you hire a personal injury attorney, you probably want to answer the question: What’s my case worth? While doing a quick calculation to determine the value of your economic damages may be possible, […]

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, […]

Questions to ask personal injury lawyer

If you’ve been involved in a loss caused by someone else’s negligence, you are left with a series of important decisions to make in the coming days and weeks. Choosing the right Los Angeles personal injury attorney is one of them. When choosing an attorney, it’s important to be prepared and has a list of […]

Average Personal Injury Settlement Amount

Understanding Average Personal Injury Settlement Amounts Being injured can be a scary experience, as well as one that disrupts numerous elements of your life. To be sure, you may not be able to return to work immediately following your injuries (or perhaps even if your injuries are especially severe), you may have to spend days […]

Average Wrongful Death Settlement

Losing a loved one in an accident can be a traumatic experience. And when you are coping with a family member’s death, thinking about filing a lawsuit may feel even more overwhelming. As you consider the option, you may have a multitude of questions, including whether or not you need an attorney, how much time […]