If your vehicle has been damaged or totaled in an accident you’re entitled to recover Loss of Use damages from the responsible driver’s insurer. Loss of Use claims are often made in conjunction with diminished value claims, but can also … more

Diminished Value Settlements in 2015 at Kerr & Sheldon Insurers routinely stonewall Diminished Value claims, telling consumers it’s not recoverable in CA. They’re wrong. In 2015 our office helped clarify California’s DV Jury Instruction and in the past two years … more

Check out our feature as Law Firm of the Month in the Orange County Attorney Journal. Use the arrows at the top or bottom to flip through the whole article.

Ever wonder if you could be held responsible for injuries or damages caused by your minor children? Almost every state in the country has adopted some form of a parental liability statute holding parents vicariously liable for the acts of … more

Some personal injury and property damage claims, including diminished value, are not large enough to hire a lawyer. Small Claims Court is often an excellent alternative. Here are ten tips for successfully winning your claim: How much can I request? … more

TEN STEPS FOR BUYING A — USED CAR Buying a used car can be a stressful ordeal. Who you should buy from and what you should look for are just a couple of the questions to ask yourself when purchasing … more

While the nation’s attention has recently been focused on the problem of police shootings, a similar, more lethal police practice has been largely ignored. The chance of an innocent bystander dying in a high speed police pursuit is staggering. USA … more

Are you on social media? If you’re like 78 percent of the U.S. population, you are. It’s another way for us to connect with others and keep up with what’s going on in the world. However, if you are involved … more

One of the most important and least understood aspects of car insurance is Uninsured Motorist Coverage (UMC).   UMC protects YOU if you’re injured in an accident by a driver who either doesn’t have liability coverage, or has liability insurance, but … more

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