Category Archives: Premises Liability

Although anyone can experience slip and fall injury, those experienced by older adults tend to be the most catastrophic. In fact, statistics indicate that falls are the most common cause of death and injury among Americans aged 65 or older. … Continue reading

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Of all the injuries that one may sustain in an accident, those pertaining to a slip, trip, or fall are the most likely to occur. In fact, statistics indicate that slips and falls are a leading cause of injury in … Continue reading

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Every year, millions of Americans experience a slip and fall injury at work, in a store, on a sidewalk, or in a parking lot. One in five of those accidents result in serious injury, such as a broken bone, facial … Continue reading

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Amusement park rides are supposed to be fun, exciting, and thrilling. However, two recent accidents – one of which occurred in California – highlight just how dangerous they can really be. In fact, data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission … Continue reading

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Assume that you are driving on the highway in the leftmost lane. There are only two lanes going each way. On the outside of the rightmost lane is a soft shoulder. And on the outside of the leftmost lane is … 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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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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Under California law property owners are required to maintain the land in which they possess or control in a “reasonably safe condition.” Thus, a property owner may be held liable for the injuries which occur as a result of dangerous conditions on … Continue reading

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Death and bodily injury resulting from security guards misuse of force has been making headlines around San Diego. In the last month, there have been two cases in which a bar patron died as a result of security guard using … Continue reading

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