Hitchhiking 2.0: Use Your Mobile Phone to Snatch a Lift

September 25, 2012

It’s a revolt of the masses.  Cabbies are a pain to tag down so now San Franciscans are obsessed with a new mobile app that lets passengers hitch a ride.  And all of this is part of a new “sharing economy” that allows companies to make money by sharing their possessions. The San Francisco Municipal…

California Malpractice Law May Not Cover Freak Injuries

September 22, 2012

Okay. Let’s say you go in for an operation. You had some sort of bicycle accident. You now lost your arm but it can be saved. But instead of grafting your arm back on, they give you the arm of a chimpanzee. Yeah, this is highly unlikely. But you can go, hey, you know what?…

The Hippest Wrestling in Town!

September 18, 2012

Move over, Stone Cold Steve Austin, there’s some new competition in town… That’s right, America’s lawyers are getting restless and have started what they’re calling “Fight Club for a new generation”: hippo wrestling! Conference rooms are being reserved, building chapters are cordoned off, backs are getting thrown out.  Call it boredom, call it drug-addled insanity,…

Students Accidentally Discover “Lawyer Gene”

September 15, 2012

Lab students testing blood at the University of Arizona have made an accidental discovery: the aptly titled “Lawyer Gene”.  And what is this thing, you ask?  A mutation found on the 13th chromosome that is reported to develop the qualities of stubbornness, combativeness, and the desire for wealth in a human being.  And guess what? …

Red Bull Lawsuit Storm Strikes, Children May Take Flight

September 11, 2012

Mutants! Can you believe it? Mutants is what the FDA is claiming are the results of too much Red Bull abuse amongst pregnant mothers. Several birth defects have been linked with the popular energy drink – children are being born with wing-like growths on their backs. Red Bull is in panic mode and is preparing…

How Lawyers Conduct and Use Depositions

August 20, 2012

Depositions are an important tool in a trial lawyer’s arsenal: whom to depose, the questions to ask, and even the location of a deposition are often carefully considered by experienced counsel. If you are interested in learning more about how an accident lawyer can help you, reach out to a personal injury lawyer in Orange…