Month: February 2015

What to Do When Your Insurance Policy is Canceled

One of the worst feelings in the world is getting a letter in the mail from your insurance company, announcing that your policy has been canceled during the term of insurance. Whether it’s a home, auto, life or other insurance policy, being without coverage can be downright frightening. Not to

What Qualifies as Medical Malpractice

When you don’t know if what you’ve experienced is considered medical malpractice, then it can be difficult to know where to begin figuring it out. Med mal is an especially complex area of law, and you need an attorney to determine the validity of the case as well as represent

What is the difference between child custody and child visitation?

When a couple decides to separate or divorce, it is necessary to legally determine where the children will live, who will have the responsibility to make decisions concerning the children, and how the parents will share time with the children. In order to answer these questions, the couple needs to

How much maternity leave is allowable in California?

Whether you are already expecting a baby or you are in the process of starting a family, it’s important to understand how much maternity leave you are entitled to as an employee in the state of California. The good news is, California’s employment laws offer more leave to pregnant women

I slipped and fell on commercial property. Now what?

If you have a slip and fall accident on commercial property, then you should understand what to do to receive compensation for damages – including physical, financial, and emotional ones – under personal injury law. In the event of a slip and fall injury, the most natural reaction is to