When Do Pedestrians Have the Right of Way in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles roads continue to be a dangerous place for pedestrians. Earlier this month, a pedestrian was killed when he was walking near the intersection of walking near the intersection of Central Avenue Olympic Boulevard. Reports explain that a semi-truck struck the pedestrian and then immediately fled the scene. This latest fatal pedestrian accident highlights […]

Are You Required to Report a Los Angeles Car Accident?

If you are involved in a Los Angeles car accident, you may wonder if you have a legal obligation to report the crash to police? The answer may surprise you. Unless you or another person has suffered a bodily injury or sustained significant property damage, you generally do not have a duty to report an […]

Four Most Common Car Accidents

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Car accidents are increasingly common on Los Angeles roads and highways. These crashes can cause you to suffer serious and life-changing injuries. The risk of suffering certain injuries often depends on the type of crash in which you are involved. In Los Angeles, some types of car accidents occur more frequently than others. Rear-End Collision […]

Tragic Pasadena Accident Kills Young Husband, Father

A 23-year-old father was recently killed in a tragic Pasadena car accident. The man, who was riding in a vehicle with his wife and young daughter, was struck in the chest when a 30-35 pound boulder came crashing through his windshield. According to reports, the large volleyball-sized rock was dropped onto the 134 Freeway as […]

Anaheim Family Awarded $30 Million for Father’s Tragic Death

The children of an Anaheim man who was killed in a tragic workplace accident were recently awarded $30 million in damages for the loss of their father. The award was handed down by a jury after deliberations concluded in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the children’s’ mother. The lawsuit alleged that the man’s death […]

New Ban on Texting and Walking Aims to Reduce Pedestrian Deaths

Los Angeles continues to be one of the most dangerous places in the country for pedestrians. According to recent reports, the number of pedestrian deaths in the city rose by 80 percent between 2015 and 2017. Last year there were 135 reported pedestrian fatalities in the city. Pedestrian accidents are not confined to the city’s […]

California Motorcycle Accidents – What is My Accident Case Worth?

On Monday, February 26, 2016, a motorcyclist survived a head-on collision with a car driving in the wrong direction on the 91 Freeway in Orange County, California near the 55 freeway. The accident occurred at 2:45 a.m.  After hitting the motorcyclist the negligent driver drove out of control into a concrete barrier on the freeway. Despite […]

Bill Paxton’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Actor’s Untimely Death

Last year, only 11 days after having heart surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, actor Bill Paxton died from a stroke. His family recently filed a wrongful death claim against the hospital, alleging that Paxton’s surgeon performed “a high risk and unconventional surgical approach with which he lacked experience.” The family fully believes […]

What Percent of My Award Can I Expect to Pay a Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney?

You’ve been injured in a Los Angeles accident and are considering filing a claim for personal injury damages. You know that you are more likely to maximize the compensation you receive if you hire an attorney, so you’ve started looking for legal representation. You’ve noticed that most Los Angeles personal injury attorneys offer their services […]

5 Dead in California Wrongful Death Crash involving Big Rig Semi-Truck

Last week five people were killed as a result of a fiery big rig truck crash on the 10 freeway in Rialto, California. At approximately 1:00 p.m. on February 16, 2018, a semi-truck traveling Westbound on the 10 Freeway near the Riverside Avenue exit veered into the guardrail causing the truck to crash, burst into […]

Avoiding an Accident This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a great time to show the people you care about that you love them. Many couples choose to hit the town and celebrate their love for one another by going out to eat, catching a show, and maybe even grabbing a nightcap before heading home. While this can make for a great […]

One Bicylist Killed, Another Injured in Tour de Palm Springs Accident

For the second time in recent history, the Tour de Palm Springs charity bike event has been overshadowed by tragedy. Earlier this month, one bicyclist was killed and another was seriously injured when they were struck by a car during the event. Reports indicate that the driver of the vehicle, who was also hurt in […]

Determining Liability After a Car Accident

Most fatal car accidents happen at night, while drivers are intoxicated, or during bad weather. When these tragic accidents happen during the middle of the afternoon in broad daylight, families of car accident victims may have a difficult time understanding why their loved ones were unexpectedly taken from them. The family members of a man […]

What Happens if the Person Who Caused Your Injury Cannot Be Found?

The holidays are supposed to be a happy time. Unfortunately, one California family is spending this time grieving the unexpected loss of their loved one following a fatal Los Angeles hit-and-run accident. The crash, which took place in around 9 o’clock in the evening on Christmas in South L.A., involved one vehicle and a 50-year-old […]

Harvey Weinstein Sued for Sexual Assault in Los Angeles

Harvey Weinstein has been accused by more than 80 women of various acts of sexual misconduct. The allegations range from relatively minor instances of sexual harassment to more serious charges, including rape. In addition to facing criminal charges for his more recent indiscretions, Weinstein could also be vulnerable to civil penalties. At least one of […]