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Newsletter Fall 2012

Articles: New Workers’ Compensation Law. On September 19, 2012, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 863, a sweeping piece of reform legislation designed to fundamentally change many aspects of the workers’ compensation system. The new law affects two primary areas: medical treatment and permanent disability. For medical treatment, the law establishes an “independent Read More

Newsletter Summer 2011

Articles: I’ve Never Filed a Personal Injury Lawsuit. What Should I Know About Timing? No one really wants to file a lawsuit, but sometimes it is the only recourse if you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence. However, anyone who is seriously injured and considering filing a personal injury lawsuit should understand the implications Read More

Newsletter Summer 2010

Articles: Construction Site Injuries. Construction sites can be dangerous workplaces and are the location of many on-the-job injuries.Tens of thousands of construction workers are injured every year, and more than a thousand die in accidents involving contact with equipment, explosions, falls, fires, transportation and assaults at sites. While workers’ compensation is usually the sole remedy Read More

Newsletter Fall 2009

Articles: Undersatnding Uninsured and Uninsured Motorist Insurance (UM). Unfortunately, most people will be involved in a motor vehicle accident at some point in their lives. In many instances, the most likely cause of a catastrophic injury is a motor vehicle accident. Sadly, the vast majority of drivers on the road today either have the minimum Read More

Newsletter Winter 2008

Articles: An important hallmark of JCJJ is that they are one of the only law firms in California that combines legal expertise in both personal injury and workers’ compensation litigation. Read More

Newsletter Fall 2008

Articles: Personal Injury Litigation:Overcoming Hurdles. JCJJ partner Kevin Morrisoncredits the inspiration for his most recent legal success story to his client’s own tenacity and hard work in overcoming numerous hurdles in the process of his medical recovery. Read More

Newsletter Winter 2006/7

Articles: JCJJ recognized with a Gold Partner Award for our fundraising efforts, Our attorney’s recent success stories and public recognition, “What type of cases go to trial?”, Information about Vehicle Rollover Accidents, For Your Safety: Recalled Product Roundup, Nursing Homes and Accident Prevention, Client Service: Our Goal is to Keep You Informed, New Talent at Read More

Newsletter Summer 2006

Articles: Lawsuits Can Save Lives: Police Body Armor, Driving Safely, Are you Losing Important Legal Rights?, For Your Safety: Recalled Product Roundup, Lawsuits Improve Protection for American Workers, Faulty Medical Devices, Auto Accidents: What Caused Them?, Juries Getting More Involved in Cases, Certifed “Pre-Owned” Cars, Premises Liability: Keeping Customers Safe, Shopper Trips on Worker’s Ladder. Read More

Newsletter Winter 2005/06

Articles: Safe Children’s Car Seating, Pedestrian Safety, Sick Leave, Driving on Wet Roads, Fired for Being Injured on the Job, Workplace Injuries, Toy Safety for Babies, Frivolous Lawsuit Legends, What Personal Litigation Explosion?, Punitive Damages, Back Wages, Homeowner’s Insurance. Read More

Newsletter Summer 2005

Articles: Tire Safety, What’s Wrong with “Tort Reform”?, Red light Runners, A Civil Justice System Myth, Car Power-window Safety, List of Recalled Products, Flu Vaccine Shortage and so-called “Frivolous” Lawsuits, $40,000 in Overtime Wages, Preventable Medical Errors. Read More