• 16 Jul 2024
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Landlord Liability for Slip and Fall Injuries

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Personal Injury July 16, 2024 0 Comment
Landlord Liability for Slip and Fall Injuries

In California, landlords have a legal obligation to maintain their properties in a reasonably safecondition. When a tenant or visitor is injured in a slip and fall accident on the property, thelandlord may be held liable under certain circumstances. Below are some key aspects of landlordliability for slip and fall injuries. Legal Obligations of Landlords …

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  • 04 Jul 2024
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Carjacking Is a Serious Crime Under California Law

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Theft July 4, 2024 0 Comment
Carjacking Is a Serious Crime Under California Law

Carjacking is considered a serious crime under California law that accompanies serious legal consequences. California Penal Code Section 215(a) defines carjacking as any unlawful taking of a motor vehicle from another person, passenger or driver, by means of force or fear. Carjacking is considered a felony under the law. Elements of Carjacking (Penal Code Section …

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  • 24 Jun 2024
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The Crime of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender in California

Posted by Gurjit Srai In sex crime June 24, 2024 0 Comment
The Crime of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender in California

In California, failing to register as a sex offender is a serious crime that carries significant legalconsequences. This requirement is outlined in California Penal Code Section 290, whichmandates that individuals convicted of certain sex offenses must register with local lawenforcement. Registration Requirements Individuals convicted of sex offenses in California must: Penalties for Failure to Register …

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  • 21 May 2024
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OSHA’s Fatal Four In Construction Site Accidents

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Accident May 21, 2024 0 Comment
OSHA’s Fatal Four In Construction Site Accidents

Construction sites accidents can be catastrophic and have lifelong impacts on the injured victims’ lives. Accidents on construction sites can happen for many different reasons. But according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), most accidents happen because of the “fatal four” hazards. Getting the Compensation You Deserve These “Fatal Four” construction site accidents, …

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  • 15 May 2024
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Defending a Criminal Threat Charge in California

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Charges May 15, 2024 0 Comment
Defending a Criminal Threat Charge in California

Criminal threats, which used to formerly be called “terrorist threat,” is now generally associated with domestic violence cases under California Penal Code Section 422. These are known as wobbler crimes because the offenses can be charged as a misdemeanor or felony. The possibility of a felony charge, which can be a strike under California’s Three …

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  • 06 May 2024
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Ignorance of the Law Defense

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense May 6, 2024 0 Comment
Ignorance of the Law Defense

Ignorance of the law cannot be used as a defense as per a fundamental legal principle in California or any other state in the country. If this was a defense, individuals charged with a crime would begin claiming ignorance. Laws apply to everyone, regardless of whether they understand it or even know about it. This …

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  • 19 Apr 2024
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Impact of Pre-Existing Injuries on Your Accident Claim

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Accident April 19, 2024 0 Comment
Impact of Pre-Existing Injuries on Your Accident Claim

Insurance carriers will go to great lengths to avoid paying the full compensation on injury claims. One way they do this is by trying to pin the injuries on a prior or pre-existing condition. Pre-existing injuries can be both beneficial and harmful in your current personal injury case, depending on how it is handled. Generally …

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  • 13 Apr 2024
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Probation in California

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Criminal Defense April 13, 2024 0 Comment
Probation in California

Some criminal convictions often carry a term of probation for a specific amount of time. Probation may be in lieu of imprisonment or in addition to it. Regardless, if you have been ordered to complete a probation term in California, it is important that you have a thorough understanding of what is expected of you …

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  • 08 Apr 2024
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Most Common Types of Personal Injury Claims

Posted by Gurjit Srai In Personal Injury April 8, 2024 0 Comment
Most Common Types of Personal Injury Claims

No one wants to experience an accident, but unfortunately, it is an all-common occurrence. When you are injured in an accident caused by the negligence of another person or entity, it can be even more frustrating. With the help of an experienced Fresno accident attorney, you can file a personal injury claim against the at …

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