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Bankruptcy: Damages for violation of the automatic stay upheld by Ninth Circuit

Bankruptcy: Damages for violation of the automatic stay upheld by Ninth Circuit

Damages for violation of the automatic stay upheld by Ninth Circuit Creditors, collection agencies, and unscrupulous attorneys have been overbearing, demeaning, and simply rude to many debtors who have fallen on hard times.     The vast majority of credit card debtors would be more than willing to pay their credit card bills if the collectors wouldContinue Reading

Personal Injury: Distracted Driving Can Cause Fatal Accidents

Personal Injury: Distracted Driving Can Cause Fatal Accidents

Driving distractions come in all forms. Distracted driving is now being dubbed “the new drunk driving.” According to the Center for Disease Control, distracted driving kills 15 people and injures more than 1,200 each day. While driving and operating a cell phone ranks as the most dangerous distracted driving habit, daydreaming and texting/updating a socialContinue Reading

Personal Injury:  NFL is back, which unfortunately means DUI’s likely to increase.

Personal Injury: NFL is back, which unfortunately means DUI’s likely to increase.

There is a bit of excitement in the air with the return of football season.   Unfortunately with the good news, comes a bit of bad news as well: drinking and driving.   When driving between midnight and 3:00 a.m., most of us become very cautious of drivers. We are aware that there may be drunk driversContinue Reading

Personal Injury: Bicyclist hospitalized after car accident

Personal Injury: Bicyclist hospitalized after car accident

Last week a bicyclist was injured and hospitalized in West Sacramento when he was struck by a car during the early morning hours.   While the cause of the crash was not identified in the police department’s press release, it was stated: “Marquez did not confirm a cause of the crash, but he said the driverContinue Reading

Personal Injury: Accidents Caused by Vehicle Defects

Personal Injury: Accidents Caused by Vehicle Defects

Accidents Caused by Vehicle Defects Car manufacturers recall vehicles on a regular basis. They are required by law to notify the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act (NHTSA) and the vehicle owners, dealers and distributors if a safety defect is discovered. Then, they are required to fix the problem at no charge to theContinue Reading

Bankruptcy: Sacramento attorney charged with elder abuse

Bankruptcy: Sacramento attorney charged with elder abuse

Bankruptcy: Sacramento attorney charged with elder abuse Be skeptical of false reviews on the internet could be a lesson taken from a recent arraignment of a Sacramento attorney on elder abuse.   Attorney Delbert Joe Modlin was recently arraigned for elder abuse, a felony in California. According to the allegations filed by the California Attorney General’sContinue Reading

Personal Injury: Child Pedestrian Injured While Crossing the Street

Personal Injury: Child Pedestrian Injured While Crossing the Street

Child Pedestrian Injured while Crossing the Street Streets and parking lots are extremely dangerous, especially for young children. Mothers juggling groceries and little hands, children who insist on running when they should be walking, lack of attention to the surroundings, and even compliant children holding their parents’ hands are all susceptible to danger on theContinue Reading

Personal Injury:  Construction workers killed on job site

Personal Injury: Construction workers killed on job site

Personal Injury: Construction workers killed on job site. An on the job site tragedy results in the death of two workers.   Unfortunately, it looks like the family could use a very good personal injury attorney, and one in particular that knows about workers’ compensation rights as well. While this accident was in Idaho, many ofContinue Reading

Labor Law: Employees paid under the table still have rights

Labor Law: Employees paid under the table still have rights

Labor Law:   Employees paid under the table still have rights The Los Angeles times published an informative article this weekend about how the construction industry is going under the table.   With workers compensation insurance rates so high, and employers tired of paying employee benefits, many employers are now starting to hire labor under the table.Continue Reading

Bankruptcy: Sacramento Man Files “Fake” Bankruptcy to Avoid Paying Child Support and Alimony

Bankruptcy: Sacramento Man Files “Fake” Bankruptcy to Avoid Paying Child Support and Alimony

Some people will use any excuse to avoid paying child support and alimony. A local Sacramento man recently made news when he “faked” bankruptcy to avoid making child support payments to his ex-wife. Things have gone rather horribly south for a Sacramento businessman who invited the FBI to investigate his ex-wife. Instead of arresting her, theContinue Reading