Navigating a Personal Injury Case of Negligence: What to Expect

Many wrongful death claims and personal injury claims filed by attorneys are the result of acts that were intentional, such as homicide or assault. However, in many cases, personal injury, or even death, can result from carelessness or negligence of another party. For victims to receive any type of compensation for injuries sustained, they need to prove that the defendant is at fault due to negligence. Continue reading

Compensation in a Personal Injury Case: What’s Compensated For & Settlements

After being injured in an accident, you may decide to hire a Palm Springs personal injury lawyer and file a suit against the company or person responsible. Taking immediate action by hiring a personal injury lawyer will show the insurance company you are serious about going to trial. People with an attorney will usually get better treatment from the insurer because they know a jury typically favors those who have been injured. Continue reading

Why Do the Majority of Mergers and Acquisitions Come Up Short?

Mergers and acquisitions are not successful for different reasons. The disappointment can be before the physical merger and procurement occur, amid the usage process or amid the running of the new consolidated substance. Potential disappointments fruition for varying reasons.

Coachella Valley mergers and acquisitions can build a company’s shot of having an effective merger and acquisition with the help of careful development, by living up to expectations inside of a pre-characterized philosophy and by dealing with the entire merger as a whole project. Continue reading

Planning an Estate: Overcoming Challenges

Our Palm Springs estate planning attorneys have experience in surveying its clients’ finances and then appropriately advising clients on the best way to separate and disperse money, property, and other assets in a manner that assures that the needs of the clients are being met. Continue reading

What Entity Type Should An Entrepreneur Choose for Their Business?

The period during the planning and brainstorming of a new business is a heady and exciting period. Many starry-eyed dreamers have started a business venture with visions of success. We at SBEMP understand how exciting this time is and want to help entrepreneurs understand the practical side of registering your business as a legal entity. What confuses entrepreneurs is trying to decide which business entity to choose. Our Coachella Valley business transaction law firm advises on this detail for new businesses founded in the Coachella Valley. Continue reading

Santa Monica Awarded for Transparency and Collaboration Through Open Data

According to recent Canyon News, the City of Santa Monica has been uniquely committed to “Transparency, Collaboration and Third Party Applications Through Open Data,” and has now received national recognition for it in the Technology Solutions area, from The Public Technology Institute – a non-profit organization with a focus on technology issues such as those the Coachella Valley government law firm also believes will impact our locality. Continue reading

Settling An Estate, In Or Out Of Probate Court

Serving as executor to someone else is a position of trust, but it’s also a tall order. An executor is responsible for realizing another person’s last will and testament – which can be anything as simple as final resting place arrangements to parceling out property. If debts and taxes are involved, the executor might have to protect the deceased person’s assets until such time as those affairs are settled. Continue reading

How to Begin Looking for a Commercial Lease for Business

Commercial leases and residential leases are very different animals. First of all, a commercial lease is simply a contract between a business and a landlord for the ability to rent a building. The lease can be for a short time period (as low as even just a month) or long term (sometimes as long as fifteen years). The lease can be a written document or it can also be oral. Usually oral leases are difficult for judges to enforce after a year has gone by. Continue reading

5 Great Tips On How To Avoid a Lawsuit

Approximately 15 million civil lawsuits are filed each year in the United States and therefore many are at least somewhat concerned about the possibility of being sued. Whether you are a business owner, lawyer, doctor, architect or none of the above, if you are interested in avoiding a lawsuit, this article has tips for you. Continue reading

Frequent Questions to a Coachella Valley Disability Attorney

What Are The Requirements To Receive Social Security Disability Benefits?

According to the Social Security Administration (SSA), you must prove that you have a physical or mental health problem that keeps you from working for 12 consecutive months. This proof must come in the form of medical evidence that shows the physical or mental health problem is so severe that you cannot work for at least a year. Continue reading