Mesa AZ | The Danger Zone

The Danger Zone: Arizona’s Limit to Innocent Bystander Claims American courts have long recognized injury claims in bystander or “near-miss” cases.  These cases usually involve a person who suffers mental or emotional injury because of an unreasonable or “negligent” act … Continued

Mesa AZ | First Amendment and Student Sports

Take a Knee…or Not – First Amendment and Student Sports Since Colin Kaepernick, former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, chose to sit and later kneel during the playing of the National Anthem to protest his belief about racial injustice … Continued

Mesa AZ | Damages for Catastrophic Injuries

How Do Juries Assess Damages for Catastrophic Injuries? Every day people are injured because of the careless acts of others. While some of these accidents only result in minor injuries, many cause catastrophic injuries that lead to life-altering consequences to the victim. … Continued

Mesa AZ | Slip and Fall Lawsuit

What do I do if I’m Considering a Slip and Fall Lawsuit? In determining the liability of a property owner for a victim’s injuries from a slip and fall accident, principles of premises liability may be applied. Premises liability claims can … Continued

Mesa AZ | Inadequate Rest and Truck Accidents

Is There a Link Between Inadequate Rest and Truck Accidents? Commercial truck drivers must often log many hours as they try to quickly transport goods across the country. Due to this, many truck drivers are fatigued when they drive. Sometimes, … Continued

Mesa AZ | Medical Malpractice Causes Delayed Treatment

How Are Damages Assessed When Medical Malpractice Causes Delayed Treatment? Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare provider’s care falls below the expected standard of care. There are many ways that a healthcare professional can commit medical malpractice. This could happen whether … Continued

Mesa AZ | Child Trespassers

Arizona’s Attractive Nuisance Doctrine: Recovery Available for Child Trespassers Arizona law generally limits the liability of a property owner if a trespasser is injured on the property. However, there is one big exception to this rule: child trespassers. Doctrine of … Continued

Mesa AZ | Sue for Wrongful Death in Arizona

Who Can Sue for Wrongful Death in Arizona? Arizona law provides for the possibility for certain individuals to pursue an action to recover the damages that they have suffered because of the wrongful act or neglect that caused a person … Continued

Mesa AZ | Causes and Types of Obstetrical Injuries

What Are the Common Causes and Types of Obstetrical Injuries? Birth injuries can have a devastating effect on the child, mother and family. Some injuries result in birth defects that forever change the life of the newborn. While some injuries … Continued

Mesa AZ | Statutes of Limitations for Dog Bite Cases

Understanding the Different Statutes of Limitations for Dog Bite Cases Arizona has strict statutes about dog bites, known as “dog bite laws.” They are designed to protect a person who has lawfully entered another person’s property and is bitten by … Continued