What If You Are Injured by Someone’s Property?

When you are injured as a direct result of someone else’s actions, it’s pretty easy to see how and why they are responsible. But what if you are injured by someone’s property? [...]

Types of Damages in Personal Injury Claims

When someone is injured due to another party’s negligence, they are often entitled to compensation for their injury. But how is this compensation calculated? While the specifics of any [...]

A Dog Just Bit Me—Now What?

For the most part, dogs are wonderful companions to us and are usually friendly towards people and other dogs. Unfortunately, some dogs are less predictable, and they can become violent in [...]

6 Things to Do If You’ve Been in a Motorcycle Accident

Being in a motorcycle accident is just about the scariest thing that can happen to any rider. If you’ve been in an accident, you’re probably shaken up and unsure of what to do next. [...]

Bicyclist Killed in Riverside County Hit-And-Run Accident

The search is underway for a driver who fatally struck a bicyclist and fled the scene on July 26, 2018. The California Highway Patrol is asking the public to provide any information that might [...]

California Family Receives Largest Pretrial Personal Injury Settlement in State History

The family of a young man in San Mateo recently won a $47.5 million settlement—the largest personal injury settlement for a single plaintiff in the state of California’s history. The utility [...]

Motorcyclist Receives a $12 Million Settlement From City of Oakland

The city of Oakland, California, has reached a settlement with a motorcyclist who was struck by a police officer’s vehicle in 2017. The $12 million settlement is one of the largest in the [...]

Family of Murrieta Boy Settles Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against School District

After two long years, a settlement has finally been reached in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a young teenager who died while attending a pool party at Vista Murrieta High [...]

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 [...]