October 2018 - Issue 2
The Legal Connection Newsletter brings legal news, case results, and stories about our law firm to your email inbox every month.  For more information about the Law Offices of Scott Warmuth or if you have a legal case, call us at 888-517-9888 or visit our website.

Uber, Lyft, and Liability

Uber and Lyft have changed the way we travel.  Rideshares, however, are still just cars on the road, susceptible to auto accidents.  After an accident in an Uber or Lyft happens, the question of liability arises.  If you have been injured in an Uber or Lyft, whether as a passenger or driver, you probably want to know who is responsible for your injuries.
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Marijuana-related Arrests Down 56 Percent After Prop 64

Proposition 64, the California Marijuana Legalization Initiative, passed in 2016 with 57 percent of voters in favor.  Prop 64 completely decriminalized possession of a small amount of marijuana and small levels of cultivation for adults aged 21 and older.  While Prop 64 did not eliminate all crimes associated with marijuana, it has significantly decreased the number of arrests.
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Should I Report my Work Injury? Yes!

Work-related injuries should not be taken lightly and should be reported immediately.  Why?  Because the sooner an injury is reported through the proper channels, the faster an injured worker can receive the necessary medical treatment.  Delaying treatment for an injury that occurs at work, or failing to report it, can have unintended negative consequences.
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For over 34 years, the Law Offices of Scott Warmuth has been helping its clients meet their legal goals.  We have offices in San Gabriel, City of Industry, Chinatown, Beijing, and Guangzhou.  Our attorneys are experienced in the practice areas of car accidentspersonal injury, immigration, workers' compensation, social security, disabilitycriminal defense, and intellectual property.  Call us at 888-517-9888 to receive a free legal consultation.
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Making a false or fraudulent workers’ compensation claim is a felony subject to up to 5 years in prison or a fine of up to $50,000 or double the value of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.