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Can I Sue Bar Owners for DUI Injuries in California?

If you were injured by a drunk driver, you might be pointing your finger at all kinds of different people. The drunk driver might be the most obvious culprit, but there might be a range of other people responsible. What about the police officers…
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What’s the Most Jail Time You Can Possibly Get for a DUI in Santa Ana?

The threat of incarceration is enough to dissuade many people from ever driving drunk. But as many Californians are no doubt aware, the exact amount of prison time depends on a number of different factors. If you're a first-time DUI offender,…
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Can You File a Wrongful Death Claim if Your Child Was Killed by a Drunk Driver?

Unfortunately, many DUI crashes lead to fatalities in Anaheim. And when it comes to car crash fatalities, few are more tragic than the deaths of children. Parents of these children are often crippled by grief, and it might not be clear what…
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Reasons why many drunk drivers are not caught before causing accidents in Long Beach

Long Beach, CA - Drunk driving happens much more regularly than many people realize. This is partially due to widespread availability of alcohol and issues with transportation. However, these broad social issues are not an excuse for driving…
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When is a drunk driver considered negligent in civil court in Sacramento?

Sacramento, CA - A person who drives after using drugs and alcohol can be arrested and charged under California’s DUI statute. If the driver also caused an accident while they were impaired, it is possible that they can be sued by anyone who…
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What happens when an underage driver causes a DUI crash in Fresno?

Fresno, CA - Even though it is illegal for people under the age of 21 to consume alcohol, it still happens and these young people can potentially cause an accident while intoxicated. The person can possibly be both charged criminally and sued…
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What’s the Highest BAC Ever Recorded?

Although it all depends on your weight, the average person can consume about four to six drinks before reaching a BAC level of 0.08%. This is, of course, the legal limit in California, and driving with this amount of alcohol in your system is…
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Struck by a High Driver in California

In California, both recreational and medicinal use of marijuana is perfectly legal. But that doesn't mean drivers can operate their vehicles while completely baked out of their minds, cause crashes, and escape with no legal consequences. Driving…
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Los Angeles truck accidents: Is damage valuation important? 

California – April 1, 2022 Truck accident damages can be very high due to the size and weight discrepancies between a big rig and a passenger vehicle.  Catastrophic injury may lead to high medical costs, and lost employment and in many…
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What Are My Employment Rights if I Get Pregnant?

When you hear that you have become pregnant, you should feel a sense of hope and wonder. You're about to bring a new life form into existence, and that is truly a miraculous event. However, some individuals become quite concerned after learning…
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California Fails to Make Boards of Directors “More Diverse”

The fight for diversity can sometimes be a bit of an uphill battle. This is what the state of California recently discovered when a new law that would force corporate boards of directors to be more diverse was struck down. It seems that the…
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California’s distracted driving laws may help reduce pedestrian deaths.

California – March 25, 2022 California distracted driving laws support case building for negligence against drivers whose use of a cell phone may have contributed to a motor vehicle accident in San Diego where there is a high incidence…
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San Diego motorcyclist succumbs to injury after transport to hospital.       

California – March 24, 2022 A 29-year-old motorcyclist succumbed to injuries he sustained in a vehicle crash when he was thrown into the path of an oncoming vehicle at 4S Ranch on Camino Del Norte near Camino San Bernardo according to authorities.…
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San Diego bicyclist suffers fatal injury after being hit by an ice cream truck.

California – March 24, 2022 A bicyclist suffered fatal injury at the scene of a crash with an ice cream truck near a North County intersection.  The 63-year-old driver of a Ford ice cream truck struck a 26-year-old man on a bicycle as…
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Fault after a truck jackknifes on Interstate 805 in San Diego California?

California – March 20, 2022 A truck driver carrying a large trailer of Amazon packages crashed on Interstate 805 resulting in scattered boxes across the lanes closing down traffic for a few hours.  The rig jackknifed, crashed into a bridge…
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A major university in California adopts a series of reforms after their sexual harassment scandal. 

    According to USA Today (1), a chancellor in a major university in California will resign over mishandling sexual harassment complaints. The California State University’s Board of Trustees unanimously voted to adopt a…