While California's weather is generally favorable to boaters all year, spring and summer do see an increase in the number of boats actually out in the water. The warmer weather, school breaks, vacation time and increasing daylight all give people more time to enjoy their hobby.
Los Angeles is home to a robust community of avid cyclists. Few, however, take the bold step of cycling to work - and for understandable reasons. On top of LA's notorious traffic, cyclists face numerous challenges. Bike lanes are in short supply, making it difficult to work out a feasible route. Drivers often aren't paying attention. They may even resort to road rage when forced to share the busy road with cyclists.
When you employ an accountant to prepare your taxes, it is reasonable to trust that he or she will simplify your relationship with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), not complicate it. Unfortunately, even accountants can make mistakes, especially when it comes to especially complex assets. So, what is one to do when the IRS notifies you of an audit because of improper, late or unfiled taxes?
If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident and have reason to believe that defects in a car, truck or other vehicle contributed to the accident or the injuries sustained, then you might be able to file a lawsuit for a motor vehicle defect claim. These types of lawsuits differ slightly from typical personal injury claims, specifically related to the burden of proof.
While it isn't unusual for a wrongful death case to settle out of court, it is somewhat unusual to see one settle just as it is about to go to trial.
Distracted driving is a major problem on the roads. It takes the driver's eyes off the road, making it more likely for the vehicle to drift or for the driver to rear-end another vehicle.