Dog Beaten With Bat by Neighbor; Owner Recovers Emotional Distress Damages

Striking your neighbors dog with a bat may allow your neighbor to recover…


Circumventing Workers Compensation Preemption

Recently, one of our clients was sued by an allegedly negligent third party…


Work Injury

Finally, A Victory For The “Imperfect” Homeowner!

No one is perfect, right? Still haven’t gotten around to inspecting your…


Work Injury

Homeowner Sued by Subcontractor's Injured Employee

Under certain circumstances, an injured person working in your home…


truck

Truck Drivers Parked Alongside Freeways Owe a Duty to Motorists

Should the duty of drivers to exercise ordinary care for others in their use of…


Arbitration Agreement

Right to Arbitrate May be Waived by Proceeding With a Lawsuit

The California Court of Appeal recently found that a plaintiff’s election to…


Underage House Party

Charging Minors Admission to a House Party? Social Host Immunity from Liability Remains

California law provides broad immunity from civil liability for a social host…