| Read Time: 3 minutes | Elder Abuse

What Is Considered Elder Financial Abuse or Exploitation in California?

Unfortunately, elder abuse is a growing problem in the United States. Elder abuse is a failure to act or an intentional act by a caregiver or another person in a position of trust that creates or causes a risk of harm to an older adult. There are several primary categories of elder abuse, including elder financial abuse. Do you...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Slip and Fall

How to File a Slip and Fall Claim in CA

If you sustained injuries in a slip and fall accident on another party’s property, you likely have questions about who will pay for your injuries and other damages. Depending on the circumstances of your accident, you might have a legal claim against the property owner, business, caretaker, etc. However, pursuing a claim can be complicated. If you’re searching for...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Slip and Fall

How Much Is a Slip and Fall Case Worth in California?

Slip and fall accidents occur more frequently than one might think. In fact, the National Floor Institute reported that falls account for over 8 million emergency room visits annually. Falls can happen in a number of places like the workplace, a grocery store, or a public parking lot.  In California, individuals injured due to negligent property maintenance can bring...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Personal Injury

Do I Need to Hire an Injury Lawyer Who Is Near Me?

When someone else causes you an injury, they are liable for compensating you for any damages you suffer due to their actions. Sometimes recovering damages is as simple as making a handshake deal with the person who injured you. More often than not, however, starting a legal claim is necessary to recover your damages. To help initiate legal proceedings,...

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How Much to Expect From an Injury Settlement in California

Figuring out how much to expect from a California injury settlement is an important step to take whenever you file such a claim. With an estimate in mind, you will know what sort of settlement offer is acceptable. If a settlement offer does not adequately account for the amount of damages you suffered, something is wrong. The other party...

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| Read Time: 4 minutes | Auto Accidents

How Much to Expect from a Car Accident Settlement in California

If someone else causes an auto accident and you suffer damage, they are responsible for compensating you for that damage.  Auto accidents can happen in any manner of different ways. As a result, the extent and type of damage that they cause varies from case to case. Suppose you were in a California auto accident and are considering filing...

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| Read Time: 3 minutes | Auto Accidents

How to Get Your Merced Police Accident Report

When you begin the auto collision accident claims process, it is important to obtain a copy of your accident report from your local police. An accident report contains important crash details that will affect your accident claim. Most notably, your California crash report will include evidence about your degree of fault in the accident. Not everyone has requested an...

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