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Law Firm
April 21, 2019

Should you settle or go to trial for your mesothelioma case?

So, you are offered a settlement in your Mesothelioma case. What do you do? You are anxious -- no doubt -- to get your compensation and be done with it. But then, you question yourself and the settlement: is it enough? Is it enough to help your family after cancer takes full control of your body? Is it enough to…
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Law Firm
April 21, 2019

What factors go into a wrongful death settlement in California?

Settlements in wrongful death claims do not result from the luck of a draw; there is a lot of negotiation and thought put into it. Specifically, there are certain factors taken into consideration that often help the parties determine a just and fair settlement amount. Here are some of the most common factors that go into determining a settlement amount…
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Law Firm
April 21, 2019

How do you sue for asbestos?

Exposure to asbestos has been proven to be deadly. There are thousands of people who have succumbed to disease caused by exposure to asbestos via their homes or their work. Exposure over a period of time can cause illness, specifically mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a type of aggressive cancer that can have a catastrophic impact on the victim and his or…
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Law FirmUncategorized
April 21, 2019

What are the time frames of a mesothelioma settlement?

Have you been diagnosed with Mesothelioma? If so, then it’s likely you have a cause of action to sue someone, like possibly your employer or the building company of your house. Asbestos exposure is the primary cause of Mesothelioma. Depending on the stage of the Mesothelioma, you may wonder about the time frame of a lawsuit, though. And that’s understandable,…
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Law Firm
April 21, 2019

Who do you sue in a wrongful death lawsuit?

A loved one was either immediately killed or seriously injured and later died of those injuries. Nothing can ever take the place of your loved one. Nothing. But that said, if the death was wrongful, meaning your loved one died due to the fault of another person or entity, then that person or entity should have to pay, literally, for…
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Car Accident
March 26, 2019

How Do I Get Compensated After An LYFT Accident?

Accidents happen, but when they happen with a Lyft driver, you want to make sure you do what you need to do to make sure you get compensated for it. The same is true for the Lyft driver, especially if the accident was not his fault. In Lyft’s ideal world, accidents would not happen because auto insurance coverage is expensive…
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Car Accident
March 25, 2019

How Do I Get Compensated after an Uber Accident?

Getting compensated for property damage and/or bodily injuries after an accident with an Uber driver should be relatively easy. You would believe the same if you consider Uber's own instructions in case of an accident. Uber offers three steps toward compensation: Make sure all parties in the accident are safe.Contact the police and/or paramedics.Contact Uber. Uber states that it is…
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Motorcycle Accident Lawyer
March 6, 2019

Lime Issues Two Defective Scooter Recalls in Less Than a Month

As one of the leading electric scooter companies, Lime is heavily relied upon by regular electric scooter riders. Despite being just a little more than a year old, Lime proudly touted in July of 2018 that it has handled over 6 million rides on its electric scooters and bikes. As electric scooters and dockless transportation has exploded across California and the…
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Car Accident
March 5, 2019

How to Negotiate with the Insurance Company after a Car Accident?

After you or a loved one suffers an injury after a car accident, you may be left wondering how to negotiate with the insurance company. First, it is essential to understand precisely what is being negotiated. Namely, you are negotiating a financial settlement amount that ought to fully and fairly compensate you for all the injuries, losses and harms you suffered…
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General Legal Advice
January 29, 2019

What Should Accident Victims Do After a Newport Beach Hit and Run Accident?

Few accidents are more difficult for personal injury than a hit and run accident in California. Not only do these accidents leave you vulnerable and in need of care if your accident injuries are serious, but it can also be difficult to track down the fleeing driver and pursue legal compensation for injuries post-accident. In past blogs, we have written…
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