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Medical Malpractice at the Dentist’s Office? It Happens!

Many medical malpractice claims are filed because of an incorrect diagnosis or an improper medical procedure performed by a physician. However, malpractice is not exclusive to medical doctors in California. Things can go wrong…more

| Professional Malpractice

Electronic Medical Records Can Increase Errors

President Obama has made the digitization of medical records a national priority. In theory, digitization allows doctors to more easily coordinate care and avoid duplication of tests. But as the American Medical Association…more

| Personal Injury

Honda Owners Continue to Endure Recalls Published

In 2012, Honda recalled the second-largest number of cars in the United States. This marked the fifth straight year that Honda ranked first or second in recalls. Unfortunately for Honda, and for many consumers, 2013 has proven…more

| Personal Injury

Can a Product Recall Derail Your Personal Injury Case?

According to the Consumer Products Safety Commission, more than 38 million Americans sought medical attention for injuries from consumer products in 2010 alone. Those injured by defective or dangerous products are often entitled…more

| Personal Injury

California’s Medical Malpractice Cap on the Ballot in 2014

In the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act of 1975 (MICRA), the California legislature placed a $250,000 cap on medical malpractice awards. When it was passed, the purpose of MICRA was to help keep medical malpractice…more

| Professional Malpractice

Jury Awards $150 Million in Truck Accident

In the early morning hours of November 22, 2009, Kylie Asam’s life changed forever. A fiery accident with a semi truck killed three members of Kylie’s family. In October of this year, a jury awarded Kylie $150 million in damages…more

| Personal Injury

Misconceptions about Wrongful Death Litigation

The heartache that ensues after the loss of a loved one can plunge survivors into deep grief. While losing your loved one hurts, a loss due to a sudden accident — especially when the accident is due to the negligence or actions…more

| Personal Injury

What the Product Label Doesn’t Tell You

California is unique in that its residents have been protected against cancer-causing chemicals in many household products since1986 by Proposition 65, also called the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act. Under this…more

| Products Liability

Your Dream Home Is Now a Nightmare - What Can You Do?

You waited a long time to find the right building plans and property for your California dream home. It’s been less than a year since you moved in and now you find that your basement has a serious moisture problem. You’ve also…more

| Commercial Law & Contracts, Construction Law, Personal Injury, Real...

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