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Listen to Trial Files: Where Real Personal Injury Survivors Talk to Their Real Trial Lawyers on Apple Podcasts

GTA Podcast has launched a new podcast. Trial Files: Real Personal Injury Survivors Talk To Their Real Personal Injury Lawyers. Personal injury survivors join Gomez Trial Attorneys Founder and CEO John Gomez to share their stories. They talk about the harms they suffered, working with attorneys, the emotional toll of the litigation process, their results Read More

How Long Does a Car Accident Settlement Take?

There is no fixed timeline for obtaining a car accident settlement. The amount of time it might take to settle depends on many factors. Let’s take a closer look at what a car accident settlement is and the factors that affect car accident settlement timelines. Car Accident Settlement Basics In car accident injury cases, a Read More

Rideshare Sexual Assaults

For the year of 2018 alone, Uber drivers made 3,045 reports of sexual assaults in the United States.  On December 5, 2019, the New York Times published an article about the recent safety report done by Uber Technologies.  It is important to be informed about the statistics of ride-share assaults, tips on how to protect Read More

Covid-19 Workplace Protection Survey Results Infographic

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what percentage of sexual abuse is committed by someone the victim knows?

Victims Generally Know Their Abuser. According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, one in five women, and one in 71 men will be raped during their lives. Unfortunately, victims of sexual assault know their attacker in approximately eight out of 10 cases. When a child is the victim of sexual abuse, the rates are Read More

Post-Concussion Syndrome Settlement Value

The doctors told you it was “only a concussion.” They referred to it as a “mild traumatic brain injury.” Your friends and acquaintances shrugged when you told them about your symptoms and said you would feel better in a few days. However, after your accident, you’re still dealing with headaches, dizziness, and a host of Read More

Payroll Coverage in Business Insurance

Does Business Interruption Insurance Cover Payroll? If your business has recently suffered property damage in a protest or you have had to close up to comply with stay-at-home orders due to COVID-19, you might be concerned with your ability to cover employee wages once your cash reserves dry up. Business interruption insurance is an optional Read More

Business Interruption Insurance Exclusions

Business Interruption Insurance Claims Think of the last time you saw a commercial for the latest antidepressant or allergy medication. Each commercial has a  long list of side effects at the end. If you are a business owner, you know that business interruption insurance works the same way. You purchase insurance to protect your business Read More

You May Suffer Memory Loss After a Concussion

A concussion typically occurs when a person suffers a blow or jolt to the head that causes the brain to move, and to sustain damage, within the skull. Virtually any violent accident or incident can cause a concussion. It is a common injury in motor vehicle crashes, accidental falls, and in a wide variety of Read More

14 Tips for Preventing Wildfires, Reducing Fire Damage, and Maintaining Fire Safety

Every year, wildfires cover thousands of acres of land across California. Substantial property damage and loss of life follow. Citizens can go a long way toward reducing the risk of wildfires. In fact, a few simple steps on your part can help protect your property and the property of everyone else around you. 1. Don’t Read More

How to Avoid Catching Respiratory Illnesses, Colds, and the Flu in Public Places

When much of the nation shut down in March 2020 to stop the spread of the coronavirus, we all started to learn lessons about one infectious disease that will help keep us safe from many other illnesses long after this pandemic ends. Viruses and Germs Are Always Potential Threats to Health The COVID-19 pandemic has Read More

Cruise Lines Face Lawsuits for Exposing Passengers to the Coronavirus

Former cruise passengers from around the world are seeking compensation from cruise lines for the mishandling of coronavirus infections on their ships. Cruise lines’ conduct resulted in injuries to passengers ranging from severe mental and emotional trauma to serious illness and hospitalization to death. Gomez Trial Attorneys partner Jeremiah Lowe spoke to CBS News about Read More

Cruise Crewmembers Sue for Negligent Response to Coronavirus

Cruise Crewmembers Suing Due to Covid-19 Negligence Lately, it is impossible to turn on the news without hearing yet another harrowing tale of a cruise ship passenger’s experience with coronavirus. In early 2020, cruise lines were equipped with information that, had they taken proper action, could have prevented thousands from becoming ill, and even saved Read More

Carnival’s Lackadaisical Response to Coronavirus: “Nothing’s perfect, OK?”

Carnival cruise line’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic left many seriously ill, and some dead. On April 16, 2020, Bloomberg Businessweek reported that Carnival executives had crucial information about the coronavirus onboard its ships, but chose to sail anyways. Not only did Carnival proceed with cruise voyages, they continued with business as usual. On Carnival’s Read More

Meat Processing Plants Close Due to Coronavirus Outbreaks Among Employees

Coronavirus Shutdowns Across America Various large meat processing plants across the country have closed after their employees tested positive for coronavirus.  Some of the plants include Tyson Foods pork processing plant in Columbus, Iowa, National Beef Packing Co beef processing plant in Tama, Iowa, JBS USA beef processing plant in Greeley, Colorado and Smithfield Food Read More

Cruise Line Covid-19 Investigation Update

Cruise Lines Under Investigation About Coronavirus The Florida AG is investigating allegations that the Norwegian Cruise Line provided misleading sales pitches to prospective customers that downplayed the risk of the coronavirus pandemic. Similar investigations into other cruise lines are likely to follow.  Passengers often must rely on the cruise lines to provide current and accurate Read More

Reasons Why You Need a Lawyer After a Car Accident

When to Get a Lawyer For a Car Accident Car accidents are all too common in the United States. Over 35,000 individuals die in motor vehicle crashes each year, and an additional 2.35 million are injured or disabled. While traffic fatalities decreased slightly in California in recent years, the state still saw more than 3,500 Read More

Churches: Defiance Results in COVID-19 ‘Clusters’

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has created fear, stress and panic throughout the global community. During these times of economic, physical and emotional hardship, believers tend to lean on their faith and turn to their church community for solace and support. Ordinarily, gathering with one’s faith community would be a recommended source of comfort. However, during Read More

Investigating “Clusters” of the COVID-19 Coronavirus

Americans are inundated by the minute with updates regarding the novel coronavirus- COVID-19.  We receive alerts from our smartphones, newspapers, television news stations, email, and social media accounts – all reporting updated COVID-19 data at a local, regional, national and even global level. One datapoint that health authorities continue to report on are “clusters” of Read More

How to Win a Wrongful Termination Case

Filing For a Wrongful Termination Lawsuit If you recently lost your job for unfair reasons, you might have a wrongful termination case against your former employer. A free consultation with a wrongful termination lawyer at Gomez Trial Attorneys will give you the information you need to determine whether you have a case. This guide will Read More

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