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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...

Types of Sexual Harassment in California

It’s 2017, but it’s not hard to believe that sexual harassment, and various other forms of harassment continue to occur within the workplace. An untold number of people across California still find themselves dealing with horrifying work environments...

Standards for Personal Care in Nursing Homes

Nursing homes in California – just like care facilities in any other state, have a number of laws and standards in place created to help ensure that patients and residents receive the level of care that they deserve. After all, when someone requests...

California Legal Malpractice: The Case within a Case

Legal malpractice is a complex area of law to understand. In fact, many people consider launching a legal malpractice suit without actually knowing if they have the grounds for a case or not. In order to offer an insight into what legal malpractice actually...

California Employment Discrimination: Drugs & Alcohol

There are many cases wherein an individual may feel as though he or she is being treated poorly by their employer. This is usually the case with issues involving discrimination or bullying. However, it can also be apparent in circumstances where an individual...