What Are the Most Common Types of Car Accidents in California?

California has some of the most dangerous intersections and roads in the United States. California traffic accidents result in thousands of injuries and deaths each year. A reckless or careless driver can turn your world upside down in a matter of seconds. The effects of a car accident can continue for years after the collision. [...]

By |2020-04-01T11:50:45-07:00April 3rd, 2020|Auto Accidents|

Can I Receive Compensation if the Car Accident Was My Fault – California Comparative Fault

Have you been injured in a California traffic accident? Is the insurance company for the other driver blaming you for the accident? If so, the insurance provider may be attempting to reduce its liability for the car accident by using California’s comparative fault laws. If so, we urge you to contact our California car accident [...]

By |2020-04-01T11:13:26-07:00April 1st, 2020|Auto Accidents|

Is Your Bottled Water Making You Sick – FDA Identifies Failed Quality Standards

Most people drink bottled water because they believe it is safer or healthier than the water they get from their taps. Some people may drink bottled water because they like the taste better than their local tap water. Many individuals take bottled water with them on vacation or purchase bottled water while on vacation [...]

By |2020-03-21T15:50:46-07:00March 21st, 2020|Product Defects|

Pedestrian Deaths Reached a 30-Year High in 2019 – California Continues to Have Highest Number of Pedestrian Deaths in United States

The Governors Highway Safety Administration (GHSA) released a report in 2019 that projected 2018 would have the highest number of pedestrian deaths in almost 30 years. A new report by the GHSA reveals that pedestrian deaths are projected to increase by five percent from 2018 to 2019. The report also examines some of [...]

By |2020-04-01T11:13:16-07:00March 19th, 2020|Auto Accidents, Pedestrian Accidents|

Sexual Abuse of Children By California Teachers and School Employees Cause Long-Term Harm

Thousands of students across California may be the victims of sexual predators each year. Sadly, those sexual abusers are trusted educators and school employees. The people we trust to care for and educate our children are the ones who are committing these heinous crimes against our children. Examples of sexual abuse by teachers and school [...]

By |2020-03-03T16:52:53-08:00March 7th, 2020|Sexual Assault|

Horrific Elder Abuse at San Francisco Laguna Honda Hospital — Fighting Elderly Abuse in California

We are receiving more details about the alleged elder abuse that occurred at San Francisco’s Laguna Honda Hospital. Through two recently filed lawsuits, we are given more insight into how patients were sexually, verbally, and emotionally abused by hospital staff and the negligence of hospital officials and city officials allowed the elderly abuse to [...]

By |2020-03-03T14:47:13-08:00March 3rd, 2020|Nursing Home Abuse|

Lyft Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Assault and Failure to Protect Riders

Lyft is the second largest rideshare company in the United States. It also faces many of the same allegations of sexual assault and failure to protect riders that its competitor, Uber, has faced many times before. Multiple victims have come forward alleging various sex crimes involving Lyft drivers. The crimes range from rape and [...]

By |2020-02-25T16:24:03-08:00February 25th, 2020|Rideshare Accidents, Sexual Assault|

Fighting to Make Meat Safer – Who is Responsible When Meat Makes You Sick?

The same man who took on E. coli in the 1990s is now taking on salmonella. According to an in-depth story by The Washington Post, Bill Marler’s law firm filed a petition with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) asking it to ban 31 salmonella strains on poultry and meat. Few people realize [...]

By |2020-02-25T16:18:09-08:00February 20th, 2020|Product Liability|

Implied Consent and Sexual Assault Claims — Should Doctors Ask to Touch You?

With the attention that the #MeToo movement has generated, many medical professionals and patients are beginning to question implied consent more closely. Does a doctor need to ask a patient for permission before the doctor touches the patient? Is implied consent enough to protect a doctor from sexual assault claims? Highlights from this article [...]

By |2020-02-18T16:19:40-08:00February 18th, 2020|Sexual Assault|

Investigation Reveals Sexual Misconduct Charges Against California Physicians Increase Substantially

An investigation by the Los Angeles Times published in August 2019 claims that complaints related to sexual misconduct by California doctors have risen by 62 percent since 2017 . California’s state medical board received over 11,000 complaints against surgeons and physicians between July 1, 2017, and June 30, 2018. That was the highest number in [...]

By |2020-02-13T15:03:37-08:00January 10th, 2020|Sexual Assault|