Category Archives: Personal Injury

A recent study released by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office, shows many notable trends in fatalities in the County over the past year. One of the more noteworthy increases, was the rise in motor vehicle related fatalities, and … Continue reading

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Last month, a Colorado jury found James Holmes guilty of 24 counts of first-degree murder and 134 counts of first-degree attempted murder, in addition to other findings of guilt, in his July 2012 rampage shooting at an Aurora, Colorado movie … Continue reading

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently published a study which analyzed sports and recreation related traumatic brain injuries (TBIs). The study found a 5 percent increase in emergency department visits from 2001 to 2010 related to TBIs. … Continue reading

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Assume that you pull your car into the parking lot outside of a shopping mall. You are doing some late night shopping, so you park your car and make your way across the parking lot. As you turn the corner … Continue reading

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Earlier this month, two law firms filed a class-action lawsuit against Major League Baseball (MLB) and MLB Commissioner Robert D. Manfred, alleging that Major League Baseball had failed to properly protect spectators from foul ball and bat injuries at its … Continue reading

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The short answer is yes. However, depending on the circumstances the answer can be more complex. Parents Liability for Minors: Under California Law, both parents are required to verify and sign their minor child’s application for a driver’s license. In … Continue reading

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A new study released by the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) found a 39 percent increase in drivers who were observed using a cell phone while driving over the past year, which increases … Continue reading

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With miles and miles of highways, Southern California drivers often share the road with Semi-Trucks. In sharing the roads, accidents happen, and unfortunately people are injured or lose their lives. In 2012, 3,921 people were killed due to car accidents … Continue reading

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According to statistics from American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), dogs bite more than 4.5 million Americans each year. Out of these 4.5 million bites, nearly one million Americans end up requiring medical treatment for the bite and almost half of … Continue reading

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(1) What does it mean to settle a personal injury case? Settling a case simply means resolving the case without having to go to trial. When a personal injury case is settled, it means the injured party will accept money in … Continue reading

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