How does Discovery work in a Civil Lawsuit?

Discovery is the formal process in a lawsuit where both parties exchange information about the evidence and witnesses that will be presented during trial. According to the American Bar Association, this phase of the trial has been implemented in order to avoid a “trial by ambush.” Meaning that one party would be caught off guard… read full post

Can Stuntmen or Actors Sue for Injuries?

Stuntmen may have the most dangerous job on a film set, they risk life and limb to enhance the cinematic experience. Many safety precautions are made on sets, but there are always unknown components such as faulty equipment, human error and more that can contribute to horrific injuries for stuntmen and actors alike. Although they… read full post

The Basics of Contingency Fee Agreements

The Law Office of Arash Khorsandi works on a contingency-fee basis, which means plaintiffs won’t owe any attorney or legal fees unless they win a settlement or court judgment in their case. Contingency fee agreements between lawyers and their clients makes pursuing claims accessible to all. It also helps lawyers hold negligent parties accountable for… read full post