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Thinking of Filing a Legal Malpractice Case Against Your Lawyer?

So, you have lost what you thought was a winnable case. You think the blame squarely lies with your attorney, who you think was negligent in handling your case. Now, all you need to do is file a legal malpractice suit against your lawyer, sue him for...

California Employment Law and Paid Sick Leave

As of the first of July, 2015, the Healthy Families Act that was introduced in 2015 will begin to impose new requirements for paid sick leave on the employers within California. Employers in California continue to be squeezed – some people believe this...

The Attorney Judgment Rule in Legal Malpractice

Proving legal malpractice is a difficult thing, as there are many different factors involved in a legal malpractice case. For instance, the first thing a plaintiff needs to do is establish that an attorney-client relationship was present to begin with....

What Does Emotional Nursing Home Abuse Look Like?

For some people, looking out for the signs of nursing home abuse is all about checking your loved one frequently for signs of bruises, grazes, or physical damage. However, the truth is that abuse can be a lot more than just a physical thing. Although...

Identifying, Reporting, and Contesting Lawsuits for Elder Abuse in Nursing Homes

Initially considered a social issue in society, elder abuse has now become both an important public health concern as well as a criminalized act in the US. The increasing elderly population is largely responsible for this transition. Laws have been created...