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How to Maximize Your Compensation After an Auto Accident

  • Mar 20 2020

An auto accident can result in a variety of damages, including physical injuries and financial losses. When another person is responsible for causing your auto accident, that person may be liable for your damages. Since the damage cannot be undone, the law requires the responsible party to pay compensation to reimburse you for your financial losses and other damages. 

Our California car accident attorneys work diligently to recover full compensation for all damages sustained in an auto accident. However, there are some things that you can do to help our legal team maximize your compensation for a personal injury claim. 

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When Should You Hire a Car Accident Lawyer?

  • Mar 17 2020

Do I need a car accident lawyer? This question is one of the most common questions people ask themselves after being involved in a car accident. It can be difficult to know whether you need to hire a car accident lawyer to handle your accident claim or whether you can represent yourself. Some claims can be settled effectively without an attorney. 

However, what started as a simple injury claim can quickly turn into a complex, contested personal injury case. For that reason, it is usually best to consult experienced California car accident attorneys whenever you are injured in a car crash.

J&Y Law Firm – COVID-19

  • Mar 17 2020

Dear valued clients, business associates, and friends,

At J&Y Law Firm, the health and safety of our clients—and business associates— is our highest priority.  Given the growing concerns surrounding the Covid-19 Coronavirus outbreak, we want to share with you the steps we are taking to protect you and our staff against the spread of the virus, as well as everyday illnesses such as the common cold and the flu.

What Are We Doing to Protect You and Our Staff?

  • When you visit our office,

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How Los Angeles Truck Accident Attorneys Approach a Complex Accident Case

  • Mar 14 2020

Large truck accidents injure or kill thousands of people each year. Many truck accidents are caused by truck driver error. Trucking companies may also be liable for accidents if the company is negligent or guilty of wrongdoing. However, truck accident cases are complex. These types of cases required the assistance of experienced California truck accident attorneys. 

Why are Truck Accident Cases More Complex Than Car Accidents?

There are several reasons why truck accident cases involving commercial vehicles, 18-wheelers, big rigs,

What Is Insurance Bad Faith?

  • Mar 10 2020

Working to resolve an insurance claim in the aftermath of a car accident can be extremely stressful.  Emotions and vulnerabilities are high, and insurance companies are often more concerned about protecting their bottom line than your best interest.  If you are one of the many Los Angeles area residents involved in automobile accidents each year, you need to know that you have support when navigating your insurance claim, and it’s not from your insurance agent; Los Angeles car accident attorneys are on your side. 

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How to Ride a Motorcycle Defensively to Prevent Accidents

  • Feb 20 2020

Motorcycles are popular in California. Many individuals prefer motorcycles to cars, especially in areas with heavy traffic because lane-splitting is not illegal in California. Riders can move through traffic jams when other motorists are stopped. Unfortunately, thousands of people are injured and killed in motorcycle accidents each year. As experienced California motorcycle accident attorneys, we understand that riders cannot control weather conditions, road conditions, or other motorists. However, driving defensively can help prevent motorcycle accidents. 

Five Defensive Driving Tips for California Motorcyclists


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Ten Safety Measures to Prevent Accidents at Building Construction Sites

  • Feb 17 2020

Construction site accidents result in thousands of deaths and injuries each year. While it may be impossible to control all conditions at a construction site, owners, operators, and employees can take steps to prevent accidents at building construction sites. Our California construction accident lawyers encourage all parties to implement and utilize safety measures at construction sites to help prevent injuries and the tragic loss of life.

Ten Safety Measures That Can Prevent Building Construction Site Accidents


Tilted boat in a boating accident.

7 Things You Should Do Following a Boating Accident

  • Feb 13 2020

Boating is popular throughout California. Many people enjoy a variety of boating and water activities on our state’s lakes, rivers, and oceans. Unfortunately, a boating accident can result in traumatic injuries and life-threatening conditions. For some individuals, a boating accident could result in life-altering disabilities. If you are injured in a boating accident, there are several things you should do after the accident, including contacting a Los Angeles boating accident attorney as soon as possible. 

Seven Steps to Take After a California Boating Accident


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California Dog Bite Disclosure Law Review 2020

  • Feb 10 2020

Dog bites and dog attacks can result in serious injuries and disabilities. It is important for individuals to understand their legal rights after a dog bite. Our Los Angeles dog bite accident attorney explains a significant change in California’s dog bite laws for 2020 and reviews what you should do if you are bitten by a dog in California. 

California Dog Bite Disclosure Law

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed AB 588 on October 2,

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Safety Tips to Prevent Pedestrian Traffic Deaths

  • Feb 6 2020

California consistently leads the nation in the number of pedestrian traffic deaths each year. According to a report by GHSA, 2018 was expected to have the highest number of pedestrian deaths since 1990. Pedestrians and drivers must take steps to reduce the risk of injury and death for pedestrians. Our California pedestrian accident attorney reviews some basic safety tips that can help prevent pedestrian traffic deaths. Also, keep reading to learn what you should do if you are injured in a pedestrian traffic accident.

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