About Justin Sterling

Justin Sterling, Esq. is the Founder and Principal Attorney of The Sterling Firm, A Professional Law Corporation. Mr. Sterling is licensed by the California State Bar and the United States District Court for the Central and Northern Districts of California. He is committed to representing clients and serving the legal community with the utmost professionalism and compassion.

Copyright Lawyer

Copyright Law Brief History of Copyright Many entertainment and business professionals deal mostly with copyright law.  The word “copy-right” essentially means the right to copy. Originally, copyright was a right only held by authors and it only covered copying. Copyright was developed from the U.S. Constitution which states: “The Congress shall have the power to [...]

By |2020-06-10T23:46:03-07:00May 15th, 2020|Business Law, Entertainment & Media Law, Intellectual Property Law|Comments Off on Copyright Lawyer

California Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

WHAT IS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION? The law requires each employer to provide a safe place of employment. When an employee is injured during the course and scope of employment, the injured worker is entitled to workers’ compensation benefits (also referred to as “workman’s comp”).  The workers’ compensation program is an insurance program mandated by the State [...]

By |2020-05-07T23:56:02-07:00May 7th, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on California Workers’ Compensation Lawyer

Truck Accident Lawyer

Truck and Bus Accidents What Is The Definition Of A Commercial Motor Vehicle? Truck accidents are very serious and can cause severe personal injuries.  According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations there are two definitions for a Commercial Motor Vehicle, also referred to as “trucks”. Pursuant to the Section 390.5 of the Federal Motor [...]

By |2020-05-05T14:00:07-07:00May 5th, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on Truck Accident Lawyer

Los Angeles County Superior Court Updates Due To Coronavirus

LOS ANGELES (Updated April 24): "All civil trials scheduled to begin for the period March 17 through June 17 have been or will be continued by General Order. Because civil jury and non-jury trials are not included in the enumerated time-sensitive essential functions set out in these General Orders, they will be continued, or advanced and vacated [...]

By |2020-04-30T10:59:44-07:00April 30th, 2020|Coronavirus Legal Resources|Comments Off on Los Angeles County Superior Court Updates Due To Coronavirus

What Should I Do After An Accident?

There are certain steps that should be taken after an accident.  These are the significant points to stress: (1) Don't discuss incident with other party or that party's representative (usually an insurance company investigator): Statements made at the time of or following the incident could be used against claimant as the case unfolds. (2) Seek [...]

By |2020-04-29T21:45:11-07:00April 29th, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on What Should I Do After An Accident?

Do I Need A Civil Rights Lawyer? 

Civil Rights Violation  A civil rights lawyer will pursue violations for police misconduct and discrimination. It is important for people to know their legal rights and how they are protected from the government. Unfortunately, law enforcement agencies and representatives have abused their power causing undeserved harm to innocent civilians. The Constitution was written to define [...]

By |2020-04-25T21:59:46-07:00April 25th, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on Do I Need A Civil Rights Lawyer?