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Monthly Archives: April 2012

Slip and Fall Accidents in California

Slip and fall accidents often result in painful injury, and sometimes even death. Thousands of deaths each year are attributed to trip and fall accidents. Slip and fall or trip and fall accidents are typically caused by dangerous or hazardous conditions on someone’s property. What Causes Slip and Fall or Trip and Fall Injuries? Premises hazardsContinue Reading

Stat Rape

I once heard some guys joking around saying “old enough to pee, good enough for me,” of course they were at the bar checking out some young girls who I hoped were over 18.  I’m not a boy, but if I were, I would probably (1) remember my dad teaching me to play catch, andContinue Reading

Driving Under the influence of Drugs in California

Most people don’t realize that driving under the influence of drugs, even completely legal, over the counter drugs, can result in arrest and conviction of driving under the influence.The key element that must be proved to be convicted of a DUI is that the driver suffers a physical or mental impairment such that he orContinue Reading

How much does a California divorce cost?

In figuring out the cost for your Divorce, each case will be different. That’s because each case has specific set of facts that will change the cost of hiring a divorce lawyer. Specifically, when couples are divorcing and there are minor children involved, it could cost more to fight for more custody/visitation rights. That’s becauseContinue Reading

My child lives in California and I live somewhere else, can I get custody?

Even if you don’t live in California where your child lives, you may be able to obtain custody rights to your child(ren). In California, custody is split into legal custody, physical custody, and visitation. Legal Custody grants parents the rights to share the right and responsibility to make decisions relating to the health, education, andContinue Reading