California Laws

Motorcycle Accident Laws

California offers many advantages to motorcycle riders, including incredible weather, so it’s little wonder that California sees a great deal of motorcycle traffic. However, in order to legally and safely operate a motorcycle, it’s essential that riders clearly understand California state motorcycle laws.

Medical Malpractice Statute

The state of California has a set of laws known as the statute of limitations that someone has to bring suit against a medical professional who failed their duty of care. Learn how long you have to file a medical malpractice lawsuit and if there are any exceptions to California’s medical malpractice statute of limitations.

Car Accident Statute of Limitations

A car accident statute of limitations is the number of years a person has to file a lawsuit against another party. Most suits have a statute of limitations between six months and four years. Claimants lose their right to file a legal claim after the statute of limitations has expired.

Minimum Wage Laws

California’s minimum wage laws contain nuances and details that differ from other states in the country. Learn about California’s wage laws in detail, how they affect the state’s economy, and how our attorneys can help if your employer isn’t paying you the appropriate minimum wage.

Comparative Negligence Laws

California’s comparative negligence law divides the fault and uses that ratio to determine the damages a plaintiff can receive (even if they are more than 50% at fault).

California Overtime Laws

If you’re working overtime hours in California, you should receive proper and adequate compensation for all additional time worked.

Car Accident Reporting Laws

Being in a car accident can cause a great deal of stress. When you know what you need to do after an accident, you may feel less stress about the entire experience. Understanding the laws regarding your obligations, such as reporting the crash, can help you make sure you meet all legal requirements

California Dash Cam Laws

Few people know is that even private civilian vehicles in California are allowed to have what are commonly referred to as dash cams (dashboard cameras). Here is some information you should have about dash cams, car accidents and driving in California.

Wrongful Death Statute of Limitations

If you have questions about wrongful death in California, you aren’t alone. In our 130 years of combined legal service at Cutter Law, we’ve helped countless clients just like you. Below, we have outlined some of the most frequently asked questions we receive in the aftermath of a wrongful death.

Sexual Assault Statute of Limitations

In a sexual assault lawsuit, you can be financially compensated for medical expenses, pain and suffering, and lost income due to the assault. California has one of the longest statute of limitations periods for survivors of sexual assault to sue.

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