May 6, 2016

Washington workplaces deadliest for people over 50

In 2015, Washington workplace deaths were highest among those over 50 years old.  There were a total of 58 deaths with half involving people age 50 […]
April 20, 2016

Early Prison Release – the Unknown Liability

The Washington Department of Corrections and the Washington Attorney General’s Office has acknowledged that numerous people sentenced to prison time were let out early due to […]
March 15, 2016

Falling Tree Liability

Sadly this weekend a man was killed when a tree fell on his car in the Seward Park neighborhood after a violent wind storm. Many people […]
February 24, 2016

Wrongful Death DUI

Wrongful Death DUI Recently I saw a news story about a Pierce County man who had been killed by a drunk driver in Puyallup. His daughter, […]
February 11, 2016

Mandatory Arbitration Award Limit to $75,000

Recently the House voted to raise the mandatory arbitration limit in Washington to $75,000 from the current $50,000 limit.  The vote for ESHB 1248 was 85-12 […]
February 11, 2016

Making a Murderer

Like so many people I binge watched the Netflix documentary Making a Murderer.  The biggest surprise I have had lately is how many non-lawyers have asked […]