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Jon Teller Recognized in The Recorder’s Top Verdicts and Settlements 2019 Edition

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Speeding

Car Accidents Caused by Speeding Speeding is defined as racing, driving too fast in certain weather and road conditions, or driving faster than the designated speed limit in a specific area. While campaigns to increase using seat belts and decrease driving under the influence are on the rise, speeding still isn’t addressed as much by…

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What Is a Jackknife Truck Accident?

A common term in trucking, the term “jackknifing” refers to when either a semi-truck, tractor truck, or truck with attached trailer, skids and causes the trailer portion of the vehicle to swing out to one side and cause an accident. The position of the truck’s cab in relation to the trailer resembles a folding knife…

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Should You Always Call the Police After a Crash?

WLF Car Accident Lawyer Explores This Question Being involved in a car crash can be stressful, if not downright scary. If the other driver was at fault and if you are injured or your car is damaged, then your first impulse will be to call the police and a car accident lawyer. On the other…

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How to Compare Car Insurance Quotes

Purchasing car insurance can be intimidating. Not only are you agreeing to pay a large sum of money either in a lump sum or in payments over a period of six months or a year, but you’re also providing yourself protection in the case of catastrophe. Quotes from different agencies can also carry very different…

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Autonomous Cars and Ethical Issues

Car Accidents Involving Autonomous Vehicles Are Not Far Off Autonomous cars are not the stuff of science fiction anymore. As more and more car manufacturers jump on the bandwagon, their future is becoming more secure. There may soon come a time when there will be more self-driving cars on the road than conventional cars. But…

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First Generation Scholarship

Wilshire Law Firm Team Running in LA Marathon to Benefit First-Generation Student On March 19, 2017, the Wilshire Law Firm team will run in the LA Marathon to raise funds for the “First-Generation Scholarship,” which will benefit one first-generation law student in the 2017-2018 academic school year at Loyola Law School. They hope to raise…

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What Are Pain and Suffering Damages?

Experienced Personal Injury Lawyers Gives an Explanation When filing a personal injury lawsuit, you may seek compensation for the pain and suffering you have endured as a result of the injury you have sustained. Pain and suffering is the legal term for the physical pain and emotional distress that the plaintiff has suffered due to…

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New California Traffic Laws for 2017

WLF Car Accident Lawyer Explains the New Laws When the sun rises in the Golden State on the first day of 2017, a slew of new traffic laws will come into effect in California. Designed to make the state’s roadways safer, these laws govern everything from the use of electronic devices to child safety to…

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What Are the Things That Hurt the Value of Your Car Accident Claim?

Car accidents are indeed the leading cause of personal injuries as well as preventable deaths in the U.S. Being in a car accident could involve anything from a minor inconvenience to a drastically life-changing occurrence. An accident could also cause you financial turmoil due to the accumulating medical bills and missed work. It is, unfortunately,…

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How Police Accident Reports Affect Insurance Claims

Reports Have High Impact on Car Accident Cases In most car accident cases, the police accident report plays a crucial role in determining who was at fault. Insurance adjusters as well as car accident lawyers usually accept it as the most accurate assessment of the accident, not without conducting their own investigation first though. Therefore,…

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