The 10 Most Common Truck Accident Injuries

Common Truck Accident Injuries

If you’ve been injured in a truck accident in Glendale, Los Angeles or another community, you could be entitled to financial compensation. Check out this list of common truck accident injuries – and how they can impact your life over the long-term – to decide whether you should call a California truck accident lawyer to see if you can recover … Read More

The Personal Injury Statute of Limitations in California

Personal Injury Statute of Limitations in California

The personal injury statute of limitations in California says you have two years from the date of your injury to go to court and file a lawsuit against the at-fault party. If you didn’t discover the injury right away, you have one year from the date the injury was discovered. The statute of limitations is very important in personal injury … Read More

What is a Product Liability Lawsuit in California, and What Are Grounds to Sue?

What is a Product Liability Lawsuit

What is a product liability lawsuit? A product liability lawsuit centers on a person’s injuries caused by a defective product. The product could be a drug, a toy, an electronic device or anything else. The key is that it’s a product that’s defective or that malfunctions in some way, and the defect or malfunction injures someone. Defective and dangerous products … Read More

California Vacation Pay Laws: What You Need to Know

California Vacation Pay Laws

California vacation pay laws don’t require employers to provide employees with paid vacations – but if you do work for an employer that does offer paid vacations, there are rules in place to help protect your benefits.  These employers must follow certain guidelines because vacation time is considered a form of wages that an employee earns. What Are the California … Read More

7 Religious Discrimination Facts Most People Don’t Know

7 Religious Discrimination Facts Most People Don’t Know

Religious discrimination still exists in California – and unfortunately, it’s far more common than most people know. Although Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits employers from discriminating against people because of religion (or a lack of religious belief) when it comes to hiring, firing and other terms and conditions of employment, it still happens. Here are … Read More

What is Whiplash After a Car Accident or Another Type of Accident?

What is Whiplash After a Car Accident

If you’ve been injured in a car accident, a slip and fall, or any other type of accident, your doctor may have told you that you have whiplash. But what is whiplash, and what can you do to treat it so you feel better? Here’s what you need to know. What is Whiplash After a Car Accident or Another Type … Read More

Punitive Damages vs. Compensatory Damages

Punitive Damages vs. Compensatory Damages in California

Whether you’ve been in a car accident, suffered a slip and fall, or you were injured by a faulty product or bad drug, you could be entitled to financial compensation. If you can’t reach a settlement with the at-fault party’s insurance company, your personal injury attorney may suggest that you file a formal lawsuit in court. If you win, the … Read More

Rear-Ended By a Semi Truck: Settlements and Awards

Rear Ended by a Semi Truck Settlement

If you were rear-ended by a semi truck, a settlement might be the last thing on your mind – but you could be entitled to financial compensation. Here’s what you need to know. Rear-Ended By a Semi Truck: Settlements and Awards California law provides protections for people who are injured due to someone else’s negligence. Your injuries may be minor, … Read More

How to Find a Personal Injury Attorney in California

How to Find a Personal Injury Attorney in California

If you’re like many people who have been hurt as a result of someone else’s negligence, you need to know how to find a personal injury attorney who’s a good fit for your case. These five tips will get you started. How to Find a Personal Injury Attorney in California All attorneys have to be certified and licensed to practice … Read More

Gig Economy Workers and California Labor Laws

Gig Economy Workers

Gig economy workers – people whose income consists of income-earning activities that exist outside an employer-employee relationship – aren’t entitled to the same California labor law protections as many employees are. So what protections do gig economy workers have in California? Here’s what you need to know. Gig Economy Workers and California Labor Laws California labor laws are designed to … Read More