Close Menu
MS - Martinez & Schill LLP

Tag Archives: wrongful death attorney San Diego

Rise in Vaping Injuries Place E-Cigarette Companies Under Scrutiny

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

Recently, vaping culture took the nation by storm, especially among users as young as 13 years old. Unlike cigarette use, vaping did not carry the same stigma of harmful effects of long-term use. In fact, many companies claimed that their e-cigarettes are a healthier alternative than smoking traditional cigarettes. This past week, health officials [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Filing a Wrongful Death Claim for the Death of a Loved One Killed In a Motor Vehicle Accident

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

According to data collected by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 37 thousand people lost their lives due to road related incidents in 2016. Among the fatalities, the collected studies indicate that negligent behaviors contributed to the increase of deaths. Roadway safety is not new to drivers as every [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Important Factors to Consider When Filing for a Wrongful Death Claim in the State of California   

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

If you have lost a person you cared for due to the negligence of another party, you should know that you might have the opportunity to seek financial restitution for your sudden loss. In legal terms, this type of claim is known as a wrongful death case. When a tragic and sudden death has [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

A Basic Overview of Wrongful Death Claims in the State of California

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

Dealing with the sudden and unexpected death of a loved one can be an extremely painful experience for anyone, especially if the victim’s death could have been prevented. While no amount of monetary compensation could ever restore a family’s loss, a wrongful death claim could provide the financial means necessary to relieve the monetary burdens that [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Family of Sandra Bland Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

Earlier this month, the family of Sandra Bland filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Texas officials, including jail guards, the state trooper, the County of Waller, and the Texas Department of Public Safety. Bland was pulled over on July 10, in a highly contentious stop involving a Texas State Trooper, and on July 13, [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

How Long Do I Have to File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

Experiencing the death of a loved one can be very traumatizing. It can cause a prolonged period of sadness and grief, also known as a bereavement period, and leave a person feeling a wide range of emotions. An unexpected and surprising loss of a loved one can be an even more emotionally challenging experience, [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

What Kind of Damages Can I Recover in a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

A wrongful death lawsuit is an action brought by the survivors of a deceased person. Under California Law, a survivor can bring a legal action when “the death of a person was caused by the wrongful act or neglect of another.” Thus, a wrongful death case is one where a survivor is suing the [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Who Can File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit?

By Martinez & Schill LLP |

If you have lost a loved one due to the carelessness or neglect of a third party, filing a wrongful death lawsuit can help a grieving family obtain the justice they desire as well as help with the financial burden a family often faces.  In order to file a wrongful death claim, you must [ read more ]

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

© 2018 - 2021 Martinez & Schill LLP. All rights reserved.
This law firm website is managed by Everest Legal Marketing.

  • facebook
  • twitter
  • linkedin
  • google+
  • youtube