how to report maritime work injury california

The California economy reaps enormous benefits from maritime work, such as shipping, fishing, and cruising. The American Maritime Partnership’s statistics on economic benefits include: California ranks #4 in the U.S. in Jones Act jobs, The maritime industry contributes $12.2 billion annually to California’s economy, The maritime industry provides California with more than 50,000 jobs, and California is a […]

file wage theft claim ca

Have you discovered that your employer isn’t paying you fairly? Federal law requires employers to pay employees all earned wages and give employees legal options to recover compensation. However, sometimes employers intentionally or unintentionally cheat employees out of earned wages. If your employer has failed to pay you what you’re owed, you may be able […]

the California WARN act

Because of worker mistreatment, the government enacts labor laws to protect employees. One of these laws, the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act, protects workers when companies plan mass layoffs. California’s WARN Act expands on the federal WARN Act, providing additional protection for workers. Here, we’ll highlight key things to know about the California […]

missed work due to accident. should i file wage loss claim

A car accident can wreck more than just your vehicle–it can affect your ability to work. Missing work due to a car accident can potentially destroy your finances.  Unfortunately, California drivers experienced accidents that seriously injured over 16,000 people in 2019. This means thousands of people temporarily or permanently lose the ability to work. However, […]

how to report reckless driving ca

Whether you witness or are a victim of a “road rage” incident, reckless driving is both terrifying and deadly. Most people are unsure of how to report road rage or reckless driving when they see it, especially if no accident occurs. In fact, one of the questions people frequently ask lawyers and police is, How […]

fastest claim settlement lawyers in california

Medical bills may be piling up and your debt may look intimidating to you. At this point, it may look attractive to have money to put a bandaid on your increasing bills. So much so that you likely wonder, How long does it take to get a car accident settlement? Well, it depends. The amount […]

hit by self-driving vehicle

With the rise of self-driving cars comes the rise of self-driving car accidents. In fact, there have been over 400 self-driving car accidents reported to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in 2022 alone. And the problem is just going to get bigger. The consequences of being hit by an autonomous vehicle can be […]

fastest settlement injury lawyers los angeles

The injury lawyers at Starpoint Law are the fastest claim settlement lawyers when it comes to helping our clients recover compensation for their serious injuries. If you have been seriously injured in a car or truck accident or you were hit by a vehicle when you were a pedestrian, we can help. We will make […]

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One of the most trusted bonds in our society is between a client and their lawyer. The attorney-client privilege ranks in importance with the doctor-patient relationship and the confidentiality between a therapist and a client. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting restrictions, we all have had to develop different ways to meet and talk […]