SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Fred Penney, managing partner of Penney and Associates attorney’s, weighs in on the United States Supreme Court case National Collegiate Athletic Association v. Alston et al.,. https://www.penneylawyers.com/locations/sacramento/ . The case was decided on June 21, 2021, and concerns whether college athletes can receive compensation or equivalent for educational purposes. In other words, can the National […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — On March 18, 2018, the first known automobile accident death by a self-driving car occurred in Tempe, Arizona where a Volvo XC90 SUV struck Elaine Herzberg while crossing the street with her bicycle. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_Elaine_Herzberg. As the managing partner of Penney and Associates, Injury lawyers I have thought about the ramifications of this accident for years. How […]
A trademark is defined as “a word, phrase, symbol, or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others” (USPTO) Trademarks are an essential part of your business. They represent your goodwill, your reputation, and they’re how people can tell the difference between […]
If you think you’re about to get sued, or if you plan to take some legal action against somebody else, a prudent course of action is to go right ahead and consult with a lawyer right away. There’s no point waiting out the clock– there are statutes of limitation (sort of like a limited window […]
The White House says that we should soon expect an announcement of a ban on vaping and e-cigarette products. But even as we are anticipating an upcoming federal ban on e-cigarettes and flavored cartridges, a number of states have already issued sweeping bans on the sale of vapes and other vaping products and accessories, implemented […]
a man went in for just a circumcision and now can’t have any more kids because they gave him a vasectomy.
In this segment, Fred, Denise, and Cal look at cases where an accuser meets an untimely death in the middle of the lawsuit – what happens next, and where does the case go from there?
So, you want to be a lawyer? Lawyers help settle disputes and other legal issues, representing individuals and businesses, as well as organizations and government agencies. In order to join the ranks of lawyers in the United States, you will need to: Finish high school Complete an undergraduate course (a bachelor’s degree) Take the LSATs […]
There are many types of court proceedings in our justice system. They are usually divided into three classes – criminal, civil, and administrative. Each type seeks to address a different kind of issue or complaint. Among the three classifications, civil suits are the most common. Mainly, it is how a person seeks to redress the […]
This is, understandably, a prickly topic but it is a necessary question for the parties involved. In the vast majority of child support issues, it is the mother who is the custodial parent, and it is the father of the child– the non-custodial parent– who pays child support. So, it’s usually the case of the […]