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WHAT IS DEFAMATION? Everyone has a right to not have their reputation damaged by false statements.  Defamation is the unprivileged publication of a false statement of fact that injures another’s reputation.  There must be a balance of interests between protecting an individual’s personal reputation and the freedom of speech.  The elements for the cause of [...]

Los Angeles Motorcycle Accident Lawyer

Do I Need A Los Angeles Motorcycle Accident Lawyer? If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident, immediately contact The Sterling Firm to speak with a Los Angeles motorcycle accident lawyer! The Sterling Firm will get you the maximum compensation for your injuries! We can help! Call Now! 24/7 Telephone: (310) 498-2750  California has [...]

By |2020-03-28T20:20:31-07:00March 22nd, 2020|Personal Injury Law|0 Comments

What Is Negligence? 

What Does Negligence Mean? Negligence is a word used widely in the legal community, but what does it mean? Negligence is the failure to conduct oneself with the level of care owed to others as a reasonable prudent person would have conducted themself if they were under similar circumstances. For example: If someone decides to [...]

By |2020-03-04T09:36:15-08:00March 4th, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on What Is Negligence? 

Discovery In A Premises Liability Case

WHAT DISCOVERY IN A PREMISES LIABILITY CASE SHOULD BE CONDUCTED? The process of obtaining the facts and evidence to be presented at the time of trial is known as the “discovery” process. Discovery in premises liability cases is critical.  The parties exchange information and learn about the strengths and weaknesses of the case.  Anything that [...]

By |2020-03-02T13:40:40-08:00March 2nd, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on Discovery In A Premises Liability Case

How To Prove Causation In A Premises Liability Case?

CAUSATION IN A PREMISES LIABILITY CASE Causation in a premises liability case is difficult to prove.  If a duty of care is imposed, the plaintiff bears the burden of proving a substantial link or nexus between the breach or omission and the injury. Not only must the plaintiff prove that the defendant breached its duty, [...]

By |2020-03-02T12:56:29-08:00March 2nd, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on How To Prove Causation In A Premises Liability Case?

What Is A Dangerous Condition On A Premises?

DANGEROUS CONDITION ON A PREMISES A dangerous condition is one that creates a substantial risk of injury when the property is used with necessary precaution in a manner in which it is reasonably foreseeable for it to be used. The injured party bears the burden to demonstrate that its actions were in align with the [...]

By |2020-03-02T12:48:54-08:00March 2nd, 2020|Personal Injury Law|Comments Off on What Is A Dangerous Condition On A Premises?