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Los Angeles Premises Liability Legal News Articles & Interviews
September 28, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ LA Dodgers Dodging Premises Liability? ]
Los Angeles, CA Over the past few years, the Los Angeles Dodgers have had Los Angeles Premises Liability lawsuits filed against them, among other allegations.
May 18, 2011. By Charles Benson.
Read [ California Dog Bite Claims Led Nation in 2010 ]
Los Angeles, CA The amount of money dished out in California dog bite claims last year was the highest in the nation, exceeding $11 million, according to a recent report conducted by State Farm.
May 1, 2011. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Dog-gone It: The Dr. Phil Dog Bite Lawsuit ]
Los Angeles, CA In February, KTTV Fox 11, out of Los Angeles, reported on the formal lawsuit filed by plaintiff Janet Harris alleging a bite from a dog owned by renowned television personality Dr. Phil McGraw caused her a grievous injury, forcing her to abandon her business. Dog bites are part of the mix of cautions every dog owner is required to ward against under Los Angeles Premises Liability—and dog bites are nothing new. However, a case involving a well-known celebrity tends to foster even bigger headlines.
April 14, 2011. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Dodgers Seek Dismissal of Los Angeles Premises Liability Case ]
Los Angeles, CA The Los Angeles Dodgers are reportedly asking a judge to dismiss a Los Angeles premises liability case against them stemming from a fan who sustained a broken neck after an allegedly drunk fan fell on him from the upper deck of Dodger Stadium, reports the City News Service.
April 10, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Dog Bite Lawsuit—Dr. Phil Bites Back ]
Beverly Hills, CA In December 2009, Janet Harris was visiting her friends Dr. Phil and Robin McGraw at their Beverly Hills mansion when she was bitten by their dog Maggie, a Korean Jindo. (Harris, a skin care specialist, was also a frequent guest on the Dr. Phil TV show.)
March 29, 2011. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Two Tales of Premises Liability ]
Van Nuys, CA Two distinctly different incidents in the state of California both speak to issues of Los Angeles Premises Liability. One is the escape of a dog from the dog owner's property that resulted in a dog bite, but also ended in tragic circumstances. The other liability case involved the slip and fall of a senior. Both incidents resulted in legal action.
March 23, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Premises Liability Lawsuits: Dog v. Dog and Walmart Slip and Fall ]
Los Angeles, CA Two premises liability lawsuits have recently been in the news and both are very similar to cases settled by Los Angeles premises liability attorneys. In a dog bite case, one traumatized couple saw their 5-pound Pomeranian mauled to death by a 150-pound Mastiff; the second case involves a "slip and fall" suit filed against Walmart.
March 12, 2011. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Trench Collapse Could Lead to Need for Los Angeles Construction Accident Lawyer ]
Los Angeles, CA A Los Angeles construction accident lawyer may be needed after a man believed to be a construction worker died when a trench he was working in collapsed, the Los Angeles Times reports.
March 7, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ LA Premises Liability Attorney Discusses Faulty Construction Claims ]
Los Angeles, CA "When it comes to Premises Liability I think that most people try to do the right thing—they don't want to be litigious," says Premises Liability attorney Kip Scott. "But if a victim of faulty construction, for example, doesn't know the processes involved, they are going to make mistakes. That's where we come in.
February 27, 2011. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Los Angeles Premises Liability and Dog Bites ]
Santa Monica, CA Dog bites are on the rise in the US, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Hospital admissions for dog bites have nearly doubled in 16 years. Adding fuel to the fire is the fact that more dog bites originate with an owned dog, as opposed to a stray. In California, this brings the whole issue of Los Angeles Premises Liability to the fore, given that in many cases a dog bite comes from a dog you know.
- Los Angeles Premises Liability Attorney Reviews Slip and Fall Complaint By Jane Mundy (Feb-18-11)
- California Dog Bite Lawyer Files Lawsuit against Dr. Phil By Charles Benson (Feb-13-11)
- "Concrete More Dangerous Than Cars," Says LA Premises Liability Attorney By Jane Mundy (Feb-10-11)
- Premises Liability LA: Celebs Not Immune to Dog Bite Laws By Jane Mundy (Feb-4-11)
- Premises Liability Does Not Discount Snarling Dogs By Gordon Gibb (Jan-23-11)
- Los Angeles Construction Accident Lawyer May Be Needed After Worker Burned By Charles Benson (Jan-16-11)
- Southern California Attorney Answers Dog Bite Questions By Jane Mundy (Jan-10-11)
- California Woman Loses Right Ear to Dog Bite Injury By Gordon Gibb (Dec-31-10)
- California Slip and Fall Accidents Can Have Serious Consequences By Heidi Turner (Dec-24-10)