Will I Have to Go to Court If I File a Personal Injury Claim?

An unexpected accident can be expensive. Fortunately, you have the right to obtain compensation if someone else caused your injuries. Thanks to the popularity of legal dramas on TV, it’s widely believed that you’ll have to go to court if you file a personal injury lawsuit. However, this isn’t necessarily true. It’s entirely possible to […]

4 Ways to Stay Safe and Avoid a Car Accident This St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day, the fourth most popular drinking holiday in the United States, is just around the corner. Millions of Americans are expected to celebrate by throwing back a few pints of Guinness and some Irish whiskey. Unfortunately, many of these Americans will also get behind the wheel of a car. Statistics show that there […]

How the Statute of Limitations Affects Your Personal Injury Case

You may be thinking about filing a lawsuit or insurance claim if you’ve been injured in a Los Angeles car accident. While you may have the right to obtain compensation, it’s important to know that this right won’t last forever. California state law limits the amount of time you have to initiate a personal injury […]

Who is At Fault for a Lane Splitting Motorcycle Accident?

California is the only state in the country where lane splitting is explicitly legal. Thirty-seven states prohibit the practice, while 12 others don’t have any formal laws on the books. Why is lane splitting legal? Lawmakers believe that allowing motorcyclists to ride between lanes reduces traffic and congestion. There are also studies that suggest lane-splitting […]

What is Subrogation?

When you’re injured in a car accident, you can obtain comepnsation for your injuries. If someone else is to blame, you can get money from their insurance company. However, sometimes an insurance claim can remain unresolved for a lengthy period of time. You need money, so you pay your deductible and your insurance company steps […]

Do I Have to File a Lawsuit To Recover Damages After a Car Accident?

Car accidents in Los Angeles can be expensive. Fortunately, you can obtain compensation if someone else caused your injuries. How do you get the money you deserve? Will you have to file a lawsuit to recover damages? These are questions accident victims frequently raise when meeting with our attorneys for the first time. Insurance Is […]

Six Injured in Amtrak Bus Crash

Six people were injured in an Amtrak passenger bus crash in Santa Barbara County earlier this month. According to reports, the bus was traveling southbound on the 101 when it began to drift off the road. The vehicle veered into the shoulder, struck a tree, and rolled down a large dirt drainage pipe before flipping […]

Who’s Responsible for a Car Accident If It’s Raining?

Los Angeles has some of the most congested and heavily-traveled roads in the country. Under normal conditions, traffic in and around the city can be quite dangerous. When it rains, things can get much worse. Drivers, unfamiliar with how to drive safely in wet and rainy conditions, often panic and get into car accidents. A […]

8 Things To Do After a Slip and Fall Accident

Slip and fall accidents happen every day. Puddles and slick surfaces, uneven floors, and broken stairs can all cause a serious accident. Many slip and fall accidents happen outside the home in restaurants, stores, and public venues. When you’re injured because of a slip and fall, you may have the right to file a lawsuit […]

Two Girls Clinging to Life After Tragic LA Street Racing Accident

Two young girls are clinging to life after a violent Los Angeles car accident earlier this month. Police believe that the driver who caused the accident was participating in an illegal street race at the time of the crash. According to reports, the two young girls – both age 9 – were passengers in a […]

Dog Bite Injury Lawsuit Against Songwriter Settled Privately

In 2016, singer/songwriter Burt Bacharach asked a friend to dogsit while he and his wife were away in Europe. The friend, who had known the dog since it was a puppy, agreed. One morning, the friend was woken suddenly when the dog began to choke on a plastic toy bone. He successfully dislodged the bone […]

Motorcyclist Thrown 80 Feet in Los Angeles Crash

A young man sustained life-threatening injuries but is expected to survive after a recent Los Angeles motorcycle accident. Video footage captured the crash, which shows a vehicle suddenly veering into the motorcyclist’s path. The impact of the crash caused the rider to be ejected and thrown more than 80 feet. Bystanders tended to the victim […]

Car Accidents, Other Unintentional Injuries Are Leading Causes of Death in Los Angeles

According to the CDC, the leading cause of death of people between the ages of 1 and 44 is unintentional injury. In fact, unintentional injuries are responsible for more deaths than some of the most devastating diseases and illnesses, including heart disease and cancer. We often take steps to avoid getting sick and developing these […]

Two Workers Injured in LA Water Filtration Plant Accident

Two Los Angeles workers were recently injured in an accident at a Los Angeles water filtration plant. According to reports, the two men suffered electrical burns to their face and other injuries that required immediate hospitalization. The cause of this workplace accident is currently under investigation. Legal Options After a Workplace Accident Since the two […]

Millions of Pounds of Food Recalled By Major Food Manufacturer

More than a dozen food manufacturers in the United States have issued a recall for millions of pounds of food. The recall includes many prepared meals – including salads, burritos, and pizzas – that were sold in stores in California. It’s believed that the recalled food may contain vegetables that could be contaminated with listeria […]