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  • I Never Meant to Get Married - What Now?

    Did you inadvertently get married and are now regretting your decision? While we have all seen the common trope of characters in television shows getting married in Vegas while drunk, similar scenarios can actually happen in real life in which a person gets married without fully having the capacity to understand the consequences of their actions. Whether it be a result of intoxication or force, ...
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  • The Do's and Don'ts of Parental Alienation

    Working through a divorce can be a tremendously difficult process, especially when children are involved. The experience can bring feelings of anger and frustration to the surface, and sometimes these emotions can influence the attitudes of children. While these acts are sometimes done intentionally, many times parents do not realize that they are perpetuating dangerous ideas about their partners ...
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  • Can I Avoid Going to Court for a Divorce?

    Couples working through a divorce often experience feelings of anger and betrayal, making it difficult to settle issues out of court. A legal battle may seem inevitable but can often cause further emotional and financial hardship. Spouses may not always be aware of the alternative methods for divorce and litigation should be among the last resorts in dispute resolution. Coming to an agreement ...
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  • Quitclaim Deeds and Their Effect in Divorce Proceedings

    Occasionally, one spouse asks another to quitclaim their interest from a property owned by both spouses. A quitclaim deed essentially terminates the interests of the person signing the quitclaim deed in a piece of property. In some cases, one spouse has better credit than the other and not having one of the spouses on the title can sometimes provide for better loan or interest rate options. In ...
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  • Three Steps to Take After an Accident in California

    Nobody expects to be injured in a sudden accident. Whether it be a vehicle collision, workplace accident, or slip and fall, an injury can derail a person’s life and place a substantial physical, emotional, and financial weight on their shoulders – especially if the accident was caused by another party’s negligence. If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident and you believe you are not ...
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  • Stay in Touch with Gill Law Group, PC

    Gill Law Group is dedicated to helping clients through family law and personal injury matters. Stay up-to-date with Gill Law Group, PC by connecting with us online! CONTACT GILL LAW GROUP, PC Address: 2201 Dupont Drive, Suite 460, Irvine, CA 92612 Phone: (949) 681-9952 Email: Fill out a contact form here . CONNECT WITH US ONLINE About Me Avvo Blogger Facebook Fav Star Flickr Foursquare Google+ ...
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  • Understanding Proposition 213 & What it Means for You

    It only seems natural that if a car accident wasn't your fault, there should be no problem recovering compensation for your injuries and suffering. Unfortunately, many California residents many need to think twice about how their auto insurance affects their ability to collect damages. How are compensation awards categorized? Depending on the nature of your accident, you may be eligible for two ...
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  • Orange County Uber Accident

    A car accident in Orange County has resulted in the death of a 29 year old woman. The accident occurred in the City of Costa Mesa according to the Orange County Register. The Uber car that the victim was traveling in was hit by another vehicle. A new law requires Uber and similar ride-sharing programs to maintain a $50,000.00 liability coverage per individual and $100,000.00 coverage per accident. ...
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  • Car Vs. Pedestrian Accidents

    Car accidents involving pedestrians often lead to serious injuries and even fatalities in some cases. It’s important to hold the responsible individuals liable for their actions to ensure compensation for the victim or their family. Liability for Car/Pedestrian Accidents In majority of cases, the driver of the car is to be blamed for not being patient with the pedestrians or denying pedestrians ...
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  • OC Accident Injures Two

    A car accident in Orange County injured two drivers in the City of Buena Park. One driver was trapped inside his vehicle. The accident on March 26th at the intersection of Knott Avenue and Artesia Blvd. One of the drivers was an elderly female and the other was a male in his 40s. The information was provided to OC Register by the Orange County Fire Department. The Fire Department had to use the ...
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  • Car Accident in the City of Orange Results In 3 Being Hospitalized

    A car accident in Orange County resulted in three individuals being hospitalized on March 13 th according to an article in the OC Register. One of those injured was in critical condition as a result. The accident occurred at the intersection of Main and Collins in the City of Orange. It was also reported that the driver of one car ran a red light and crashed into the other vehicle. According to ...
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  • Car Accidents Caused By Cell Phone Use

    It is unlawful for a driver to text or otherwise use a cell phone while driving unless the individual is using a hands-free device. In California, over 61% of surveyed drivers reported that they had been hit or nearly been hit by someone who was distracted by cell phone use. If you have been injured in a car accident by a driver who was texting or talking on the phone, that driver may be held ...
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  • How Is a Wrongful Death Claim Handled?

    How do I know if I have a wrongful death claim? A wrongful death lawsuit is a civil case brought by the victim's family. If the death was criminal in nature, the state may also bring criminal charges against the accused, penalizing their actions with incarceration, fines, probation, community service, and more, such as in DUI accidents. Since these are two separate issues, both a criminal and a ...
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  • Is Your Insurance Company Acting in Bad Faith?

    When you purchase insurance, you are doing so with the expectation that your provider will always uphold your best interests. Your provider is required to handle your claim with a ‘duty of good faith’ but if they break that duty, it is considered bad faith insurance. There are many common misunderstandings about bad faith insurance and dispelling these can benefit both you and your provider. Keep ...
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  • The Most Dangerous Times to Drive

    The biggest responsibility that any driver has is to keep themselves, their passengers, and other cars on the road safe. While following defensive driving tips is one way that you can work to keep everyone safe, you cannot control the actions of other drivers on the road. There are some instances where accidents are more prone to occur. A cautious driver can either avoid driving during these times ...
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