Does California’s Dog Bite Law Protect Trespassers?

California holds dog owners strictly liable for injuries caused by a dog bite. However, this strict liability does not apply to trespassers. So, if you’ve been bitten by a dog while trespassing, you may be wondering if you can sue the owner. The answer is… it depends. Read on to learn more about what our […]

What If a Self-Driving, Ride-Hailing Car Hits a Pedestrian?

blog home Auto Accident Auto Product Liability What If a Self-Driving, Ride-Hailing Car Hits a Pedestrian? By The Husband and Wife Law Team on January 28, 2022 Self-driving cars and trucks may be the “wave of the future,” but problems with these vehicles continue to plague the industry. In San Francisco, the ride-sharing company Waymo […]

Can I Get Punitive Damages for a Dog Bite in California?

Although it rarely happens, it is possible to get punitive damages for a dog bite in California. The facts must be extreme and unusual to qualify for an award of punitive damages in these cases. You must show with clear and convincing evidence that the defendant acted financially in causing you to get attacked by […]

Why You Need a Mentor

Do you need a mentor? Do you know what kind of mentoring you need, or what you’re looking to gain from a mentoring relationship? In today’s episode, Tiffany Crumpton, vice president of Renewals and Retention at Blackbaud and active member of Blackbaud’s senior women leaders community, joins the podcast to discuss mentorship. Listen in to […]

What is the Negotiation Process?

In the days, weeks, and months after a car accident, you’ve probably had a lot of interaction with the different parties involved in the accident. Now, your attorney may be telling you that you’re at the most critical step of your case: the negotiation process. This process is crucial for ensuring that you get the […]

Sovereign Immunity and Your Personal Injury Case

When you are injured because of another person or party’s negligence, you may be eligible to file a personal injury lawsuit against them to recover damages. However, there are some situations in which the defendant is immune from lawsuits – this is known as sovereign immunity. Our California personal injury attorneys are here to explain […]

Real Estate vs. Stock Market: Which Is Better?

The stock market is an ever-popular place for investors to put their money, with real estate being one of the most popular forms of alternative investment. But which is better? real estate vs. the stock market? Today we’re going to dive into the differences between these two types of investments so that you can decide […]

Three Ways to Start a Conversation About Life Insurance with Your Family – Life Happens

Bringing up life insurance with your family and loved ones is not fun or easy. It makes us confront our “favorite” topics: death, finances, taxes, estate planning, debts, health care. But getting life insurance is an expression of love that goes beyond words. It shows your loved ones—with certainty—that you care about protecting their future. […]

Why high-achievers find fundraising hard

As a leadership coach, I work with a lot of high-achievers. People who’ve experienced success enough times to be promoted to the head of a team, a department, or even the head of the organization. One of the oddest things about leadership is in the Western model is that, you lose positional supervision just as […]

Can I File A Personal Injury Lawsuit After A Bus Accident?

If you were injured in a bus accident, you may be wondering if you can file a personal injury lawsuit. Bus accidents can result in serious injuries, and it is important to understand your legal options. In this blog post, our California bus accident attorneys will discuss what you need to know about filing a […]

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