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Press Releases from The Cartwright Law Firm (2 total)

WHEN TO HIRE A PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY

No one wants to go to court, but it is an experience that many people will be faced with at some point in their lives. In many instances, these cases will be civil cases. In California, there were more than 210,000 civil cases filed seeking unlimited damages in a given year. When you consider civil cases with limited damages, that number jumps to 400,000. According to the statistics, that means

HOW TO PROVE NEGLIGENCE IN A PERSONAL INJURY CASE

Every year, thousands of Californians are injured in accidents caused by the negligence of someone else. Many of these people end up pursuing a personal injury or negligence claim. There exist four different elements that must be demonstrated to prove negligence in a personal injury case, according to the Cornell University School of Law. These are: - legal duty - breach of legal duty - proximate cause - actual injuries, damages, or losses LEGAL