How Lawyers Will Use Live Video Streaming Apps Like Periscope, Blab, and Meerkat To Win Trials!

Orange County Lawyer

During a jury trial, one of the biggest challenges you face as a lawyer is trying to figure out what a jury wants or needs to hear. It’s often difficult to determine how your jury is interpreting the facts and evidence. Currently, lawyers are forced to decode a jurors body language and speculate as to its meaning [this is what Blab looks like from your mobile phone] This uncertainty is about to … [Read more...]

Stand Up, Sound Out and Stop Distracted Driving

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Facts We All Need To Know! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Provention (CDC), each day in US, more than 9 people are killed and more than 1,153 people are injured in crashes involving a distracted driver. Although startling in and of themselves, experts believe these numbers are vastly under-reported. At any given daylight moment across America, approximately 660,000 drivers … [Read more...]

Subway Should Sue Jared Fogle!

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Jared Fogle, the former Subway pitchman, has reached a plea deal admitting to handling child pornography and having sex with a minor. He has agreed to serve between five and 12½ years in prison. Based upon this morning's news, I believe Subway has the legal right to sue Fogle for breach of the moral clause in his contract and demand Fogle return all payments made to him since 2000. In almost … [Read more...]

New Testimonial From Amanda Lacy

Orange County Lawyer

We enjoy helping people with their legal questions and needs. We're glad we brought a small amount of value to Amanda! “I met Mitch through an online social media forum where he was sharing some advice with his audience. I knew Mitch would be the go-to person for some legal questions that I had regarding my new business endeavor. He not only helped me with all of the questions I had for the … [Read more...]

This Week’s $875,000 Settlement- When Insurance Companies Put Profits Over People!

California Insurance Bad Faith Attorney

Our client was on her way home. We’ll call her Sue. She entered the intersection with a green light. Sue’s car was hit on the passenger side at a high rate of speed by another driver who ran a red light. Both cars were destroyed. Sue almost died at the hospital. Sue experienced multiple broken bones and underwent several surgeries. Her medical bills were more than $220,000. The insurance … [Read more...]

People Can Take Photographs, Videos, and Audio Recordings of Police in California

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Legal News Update: California Senate Bill 411 reaffirms the right that a person may take a photograph or make an audio or video recording of a police officer, while the officer is in a public place or the person taking the photograph or making the recording is in a place he or she has the right to be (amendments to Penal Code Sections 69 and 148) … [Read more...]

2 Year Old Girl and Grandmother Die After Irvine Hit-and-Run Collision

Irvine California Wrongful Death Automobile Collision Case

We've been retained to represent the surviving family members in this tragic collision. In addition to the two fatalities, several family members involved in the collision sustained severe and lifelong injuries. Our investigation is continuing and we look forward to working with the Orange County District Attorney's Office in holding the responsible driver fully accountable for all the harm he … [Read more...]

When Insurance Companies Deny Your Claim

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What we've observed over the past 3 decades of practicing law is that insurance companies routinely put profits before people. This outstanding investigative report by 60 Minutes shows the risk and danger to mental health patients, and their families, when this happens. Read the report and watch the video and learn more about how and why, doctors paid by big insurance companies, who have never … [Read more...]

Police Misconduct- Officer Ray Tensing Charged with Murder

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Another police officer overreacts. According prosecutor Joe Deters, UC police officer Ray Tensing's body camera video clearly shows that Tensing committed "murder" when he shot and killed Sam Dubose, an unarmed black motorist at a traffic stop. The situation escalated after Dubose was unable to produce a driver's license. Subsequent reports indicate the police report subsequently filed by … [Read more...]

New Testimonial From New York Attorney John Fisher

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"I had the opportunity to see Mitch Jackson, Esq. speak at a national lawyers' seminar about marketing and management. I was blown away by Mitch's presentation. In one hour, Mitch provided more information than I was able to write down. I can't begin to say how much I appreciate Mitch's generosity and willingness to share cutting edge secrets for marketing and law firm management. Thank you, … [Read more...]

Speaking at PILMMA in Texas

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This past week, Lisa and I had the opportunity to travel to Texas to attend the 2015 PILMMA Super Summit. The event was focused on helping lawyers improve their business and marketing skills in order to serve clients better. I gave the closing speech at the conference and participated on an Internet Q&A panel. Our takeaways from the event included several different things relating to law, … [Read more...]

Deadly Hazards for ATVers

ATV Orange County Lawyer

Start your engines! Summer is here! The long and warm days of summer bring plenty of opportunity for ATV off-road recreation. As the popularity of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) has risen to an all-time high, so too have deaths and injuries. Despite warnings from manufacturers, federal agencies, and consumer and safety advocates that ATVs are unsafe on roadways, they’re showing up there more and … [Read more...]

California Insurance Bad Faith

California Insurance Bad Faith lawyers

Our client was injured in a major high impact collision. His injuries were severe and included head trauma. He felt like the guy on the left in the white shirt when dealing with his insurance company. Here’s a bit more about what happened. Prior to the collision, our client was lawfully driving down a dirt road. Approaching him from the other direction at a high rate of speed were two trucks … [Read more...]

New Client Testimonial (Bicycle Collision)

Ray Sanford Rotary Orange County Lawyer Testimonial

Ray was struck by a car while riding his bicycle and seriously injured. We were able to help him put his life back together. Below is Ray's recommendation that came in the mail earlier today. Lisa and I would just like to add that it was truly a pleasure to help someone who gives so much to the community. __________ "Mitch and Lisa are true professionals. They explained all aspects of the … [Read more...]

5 Steps to Find a Good Lawyer in Your City and State

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This 5 part streaming video series was taken from StreamingLawyer.com (using #Meerkat and #Periscope). We hope you find these tips useful and wish you success with your case!   Step #1 (Monday) Use Martindale.com Step #2 (Tuesday) Use AVVO.com Step #3 (Wednesday) Ask (the right) Friend Step #4 (Thursday) Contact the Local Bar Association Step #5 (Friday) … [Read more...]

Uber Files Court Documents Alleging Drivers are Independent Contractors

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This week Uber filed documents in the United States District Court, Northern District of California, in opposition to a class-action lawsuit. In the filing, Uber argues drivers should be labeled as independent contractors rather than employees. A copy of the filing is below. Last June, the California Labor Commission ruled a specific Uber driver should be considered an employee and not an … [Read more...]

Mitch Jackson | Panelist at the Above the Law Academy for Private Practice in New York

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Mitch and Lisa are looking forward to traveling to the Big Apple and enjoying all New York has to offer. While there, Mitch will be joining fellow panelist at the Academy for Private Practice and sharing ideas and insights to help lawyers best leverage technology to automate and streamline processes to increase profitability, improve client relations, and decrease stress. Once done, Lisa and Mitch … [Read more...]

Bill Cosby Admitted During 2005 Deposition That He Drugged Women

Bill Cosby Meerkat Opinion

Breaking News! According to The Associated Press, documents just released confirm that Bill Cosby testified under oath during a deposition in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with. Furthermore, it is reported that Cosby admitted to giving the sedative to at least one woman and "other people." Here is Mr. Jackson's real time comments … [Read more...]

New Recommendation from Attorney Johnnie Finch

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The Definition of a Difference Maker Without question, Attorney Jon Mitchell “Mitch” Jackson is one of finest men and lawyers I’ve had the pleasure to commune with. One thing that separates Mitch hundreds of thousands of miles away from the peanut gallery is the fact he genuinely cares for his fellow man. Over the past 30 years, Mitch has staked his claim as one of the best trial lawyers and … [Read more...]