Understanding Comparative Negligence

When you’re injured in an accident in California you’ll probably have a lot of questions. Who is liable? What compensation can you recover, and from whom? What happens if I’m partly to blame for the accident? What if I’m injured in an accident that is mostly my fault? What kind of damages can I recover? […]

Is Your Car Totaled?

A car accident affects your life significantly. Even if you escape physical injury, you still have the lingering effects of the trauma and, most often, the tedious aftermath of insurance claims, adjusters, rental cars, and car repairs. If your car suffers little damage, your insurance company or the responsible party’s insurance company pays for the […]

Car Accident Attorney – What is My Car Accident Case Worth?

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Car Accident Attorney – What is My Car Accident Case Worth? In my 20 years of practicing personal injury law, inevitably in my first meeting with a potential client the question will come up “What is my car accident case worth?” Some injured victims find it strange if their lawyer does not have an exact […]

Car Accident Lawyer – California Right of Way Rules

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Car Accident Lawyer – Right of Way Rules Many car accidents involve rules of the road regarding right of way.  In my over 20 years of practicing personal injury law, many cases come down to whether the injured party had the right of way. Many drivers are unaware of the California right of way safety […]

Fatal Los Angeles Motorcycle Accident Results in Two Deaths

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On Sunday January 15, 2017 a fatal,  auto accident in Los Angeles claimed the lives of two person riding on a motorcycle. The collision took place at 2132 W. Florence Avenue. It was reported that the motorcycle crashed into a car. The man and woman on the motorcycle were in their 30s and were given CPR […]

Liability in Alcohol Related Auto Crashes

An intoxicated driver killed a preschool boy when she lost control of her vehicle and crashed into a South Side apartment complex. Five other people, including the 23-year-old driver, were seriously injured in the crash. First responders and witnesses say that the car careened across a parking lot before penetrating the ground floor apartment; the […]

Nursing Home Injuries in California

Making the decision to allow someone else to care for your loved one is difficult for any family. While many understand that they cannot provide the level of care and attention their loved one deserves, there can be an inherent distrust in nursing home facilities due to the frequent stories of abuse and neglect cases […]

California Negligent Burn Cases – Victims of Building Fire

In of the worst tragedies in the history of California over 36 people were pronounced dead after a deadly fire consumed a warehouse in Oakland, California. Investigators are still investigating the warehouse fire but early reports do not indicate the cause of the fire. No one has attributed the fire to arson. The warehouse was apparently […]

Dog Bite Injuries in California

Dogs have been known to be “man’s best friend” for ages. While these furry creatures provide lots of fun and entertainment, they can be loyal and protective of their owners, and sometimes they can cause harm to unsuspecting individuals. In fact, in 2015 alone there were 34 dog bites that resulted in fatalities to men, […]

Pedestrian Accident Lawyer Los Angeles

In a recent Los Angeles car accident, a car hit three pedestrians crossing the street in an area near downtown Los Angeles. A 46 year old Mother and her two children were suddenly and without warning struck by a car while crossing in the intersection of James M. Wood Boulevard and Bonnie Brae Street. The […]