What Exactly Can a Process Server Do to Serve Papers?

If a lawsuit is filed in San Diego, the court may use a process server to hand deliver notices to all parties involved. The process server’s job is to make sure all parties are notified of pending court actions in a timely manner.  There are… read more

4 Reasons Why a Personal Injury Lawyer Will Not Take Your Case

You might think you have an airtight injury claim, but there’s still a chance you might have trouble finding a lawyer to take your case. Lawyers turn down cases for many reasons. Most of these reasons have nothing to do with the merits of your… read more

What is the Difference Between Lawyer and Attorney?

Many people use the terms “lawyer” and “attorney” interchangeably. This is a common mistake. In reality, not all lawyers are attorneys. Someone qualifies as a lawyer if they have earned a law degree or Juris Doctor degree. This does not make them an attorney. To… read more

What Types of Lawyers Are the Highest Paid?

Lawyers have a reputation for receiving high pay. The average lawyer makes about $145,000 per year. According to the definitions used by the Brookings Institution and the Pew Research Center, this puts the average lawyer in the middle class. But lawyer pay varies widely. A… read more

What Should I Wear to a San Diego Court?

If you are scheduled for a court date in San Diego, CA, it is important to understand how to dress appropriately. Most people are not aware that California courtrooms maintain certain basic dress codes. Also, certain judges may have adopted unique standards of dress for… read more

Can I Sue the San Diego Zoo If I’m Injured at the Zoo

When you visit the San Diego Zoo, you assume that zoo officials take certain precautions to protect you from injuries.  However, incidents and accidents might occur because of: Animal attacks and bites Slips, trips, and falls Food poisoning Injury on playground equipment Assaults because of… read more

Facts About Road Rash

Many kinds of accidents, including motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, and pedestrian accidents, can produce road rash. But what is road rash? Road rash occurs when a victim’s skin drags across a road surface. The texture of the road surface abrades the skin, as well as… read more

C2 Fractures: The Hangman’s Fracture

The Hangman’s Fracture sounds extremely painful and potentially deadly. It’s a term that describes a spinal cord injury of the axis vertebrae. It is a bilateral fracture of the C2 vertebrae in the neck. Any spinal injury can be dangerous, but a C2 neck injury… read more

How Safe Are Motor Scooters in San Diego?

Motor scooters have become popular in urban areas, including San Diego. They are efficient and low-cost forms of transportation. However, how safe are motor scooters? What Are Motor Scooters? Motor scooters are motorized, two-wheel vehicles similar to a motorcycle. They have a seat for the… read more

What Happens if I Don’t Show Up for Jury Duty in California?

While jury duty isn’t always a top priority or an enjoyable experience, everyone should take it seriously. A robust judicial system, including both criminal and civil courts, cannot survive without jurors. The United States Constitution and most state constitutions even guarantee the right to a… read more