Determining Fault in a Car Accident

Determining Fault in a Car Accident

The primary issue in a car accident is determining who is at fault.   Once a  police report is generated, it will generally state who is at fault.   On occasion, an individual who wasn’t even driving the vehicle or present at the accident can be assigned blame.  These situations include when […]

Determining Fault in a Car Accident2011-05-27T17:25:22+00:00

Damages in a Personal Injury Case

Damages in a Personal Injury Case

Once the question of liability has been answered, the next thing you want to do is determine the damages in a personal injury case.   Many times this is defined by the amount of money that will be compensated for the injuries caused by negligent conduct.  The type and amount of […]

Damages in a Personal Injury Case2011-05-27T17:15:35+00:00

Duty of Care

Duty of Care

Duty of care is the responsibility or the legal obligation of a person or organization to avoid acts or omissions (which can be reasonably foreseen) to be likely to cause harm to others. In any negligence claim, duty of care must be proven first.  The plaintiff must establish that the defendant had […]

Duty of Care2011-05-27T16:39:42+00:00

Determining Liability in a Personal Injury Case

Determining Liability in a Personal Injury Case

It is important to determine liability is any personal injury case.  The success of any lawsuit lies in determining the liability in a personal injury case.   It is the duty of your legal counsel to establish negligence.  Negligence is a legal term describing the actions of a party […]

Determining Liability in a Personal Injury Case2011-05-27T16:33:56+00:00

Personal Injury Things to Know

The Need To Know on Personal Injury
Personal injury does not only refer to physical harm done to one’s body,  personal injury also refers to the internal emotional aftermath of an accident.  Usually caused by an individual or a company’s negligence, personal injury claims are filed everyday as accidents occur in the workplace, at home, or […]

Personal Injury Things to Know2011-05-26T21:39:39+00:00

Victims of a Los Angeles Accident

Victims of a Los Angeles Accident
If you are the victim of any kind of accident in Los Angeles, whether it be on the job, in the car etc.,  there are a few things you should know as you deal with the aftermath of the incident.  First and foremost, allow yourself to be transported to the […]

Victims of a Los Angeles Accident2011-05-26T21:32:55+00:00

Recent Holding Concludes Officers and Directors are Presumptively Liable for Issuance of Unqualified Securities

RECENT HOLDING CONCLUDES OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS ARE PRESUMPTIVELY LIABLE FOR ISSUANCE OF UNQUALIFIED SECURITIES
Recently, the California Court of Appeal ruled on an appeal from a case involving allegations against outside directors for the improper issuance of unqualified securities. In Hellum v. Breyer, the plaintiffs were a class of investors who had invested in Prosper […]

Recent Holding Concludes Officers and Directors are Presumptively Liable for Issuance of Unqualified Securities2011-05-26T00:07:54+00:00

Personal Injury Victims’ Rights

Personal Injury Victims’ Rights
All personal injury victims of crimes have the peace of mind knowing they have certain rights to receive the proper attention they deserve.  First and foremost, a victim has access to justice.  Legal proceedings are one way a personal injury victim can not only face a perpetrator, but make sure the […]

Personal Injury Victims’ Rights2011-05-24T19:21:02+00:00

Strauss-Kahn Under Fire For Alleged Sexual Assault

Strauss-Kahn Under Fire For Alleged Sexual Assault
IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has recently been accused of raping a maid at New York’s Sofitel Hotel.  But whether the high profile Strauss-Khan is acquitted or convicted, he will most definitely find himself in a civil suit following the criminal charge.  This is important because criminal cases require undeniable […]

Strauss-Kahn Under Fire For Alleged Sexual Assault2011-05-23T23:36:51+00:00

Dog Bite Victim Seeks Compensation

Dog Bite Victim Seeks Compensation
Last month, a six year old boy in Elmira, New York, was attacked and seriously injured by a pit bull.  The boy and his family are now seeking compensation for their medical bills and damages.  There is, however, one problem.  Though New York State Law forces dangerous dog owners to require […]

Dog Bite Victim Seeks Compensation2011-05-23T22:57:59+00:00
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