Southern California Woman Settles Premises Liability Lawsuit Involving Drone

As of April 12, 2018, a woman who was injured by a drone in 2015 has settled a lawsuit with a USC fraternity chapter and an event-planning company. Alina Pituch filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles in [...]

California Senate Bill 1030 Proposes Stiffer Penalties For Distracted Drivers

California lawmakers are getting serious about distracted driving. Over the last decade, several laws have been passed that address the issue of driving while using cell phones and other handheld [...]

California Sees Large Number of Product Liability Claims Involving Medical Devices

On April 2, 2018, Lex Machina released key findings from its first annual Product Liability Litigation report. This extensive report includes data from more than 400,000 product liability cases [...]