Category Archives: Must Reads

5 Things Personal Injury Attorneys Should Not Do

By | September 7, 2016

There is an ethical code of conduct that applies to all attorneys.  Every state has their own code of conduct and although there may be slight differences in the specifics of the code for each state, they all hold attorneys to a high standard of honesty and integrity.  These laws are in place to protect clients and attorneys… Read More »

5 Ways You Can Prevent Elder Abuse

By | September 6, 2016

Unfortunately, elder abuse and mistreatment is a major problem in the United States. Approximately 1 in every 10 Americans above the age of 60 has experienced some form of elder abuse. Senior citizens are particularly at the risk of being exploited and abused in several ways including physical, emotional, and sexual abuse, neglect and abandonment, financial exploitation, and… Read More »

5 Types of Driving Under Influence (DUI) Offenses That Can Lead to a Lawsuit

By | September 6, 2016

It is not uncommon for people driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol or narcotics to get into accidents with other vehicles or pedestrians. Many a time, drivers tend to assume that it is acceptable to drive when intoxicated, as long as they don’t collide with other cars or injure people. However, there are a number of instances… Read More »

Seven Slip-and-Fall Accidents FAQs That You Should Know

By | August 31, 2016

According to the National Floor Safety Institute, slip-and-fall accidents account for one million hospital emergency room visits, comprising 12 percent of total falls. The most common causes of these accidents include bad weather conditions, uneven surfaces, defective footwear, and inadequate safety training. The consequences of these accidents may vary, ranging from non-fatal bruises to serious injuries. In fact, slip-and-fall… Read More »

What You Should Do Following an Auto Accident

By | August 29, 2016

Auto accidents can happen to anyone, even to the best drivers. For this reason, it is important that you know what to do if you are involved in an auto accident. It is also important to hire an attorney in such a situation. An experienced personal injury attorney will know how to speak to insurance adjusters and will… Read More »

Daycare Injuries

By | August 29, 2016

Does your child have to spend time in a daycare? If so, it is important that you ensure the daycare facility is adhering to safety standards. Children often sustain preventable injuries in California daycare centers. True, daycare facilities traditionally have parents sign release forms before dropping their kid(s) off. Yet, these release forms do not protect the daycare… Read More »

How to Fight a DUI Charge in California

By | August 29, 2016

Driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious offense here in California and across the nation. If you are charged with a DUI, you may face, among other penalties, significant fines, driver’s’ license suspension/revocation, ignition interlock device requirement, and even jail time. Given the severe penalties, it is important that you hire an experienced criminal defense attorney to… Read More »

Basic Differences Between Truck and Car Accidents

By | August 29, 2016

The outcomes of truck and car accidents vary largely from one another. There are a number of factors that these accidents differ in. Not only do these two types of accidents differ in impact but also in the ways in which they are handled. Owing to a number of aspects, truck accidents can be way more complicated and… Read More »

The Benefits of Hiring A Defense Attorney

By | August 25, 2016

When we’re talking to clients, one of the most common concerns people have is cost. That’s an important factor to keep in mind, but it’s also worth noting that expert personalized legal advice rarely comes free. Some people feel that they may be better off saving money by just pleading guilty to the charge to avoid spending money… Read More »

4 Questions You Should Ask Your DWI Attorney

By | August 25, 2016

If you are arrested for drunk driving, you probably have a million questions bouncing around in your head. How will this affect my life? Will I have to spend time in jail? Where do I go from here? It can all be overwhelming, but it’s important to remember that you have a resource on your side that can… Read More »