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iCanvas Data Breach

NOTICE: If you are a customer of iCanvas, placed an order between May 10 and May 28, 2020, and have received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777. On May 28, 2020, online art retailer iCanvas discovered that unauthorized…

MaxLinear Data Breach

NOTICE: If you are an employee of MaxLinear and have received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777. On May 24, 2020, MaxLinear discovered a security incident involving unauthorized access to some of their systems that…

My Employer Refuses to Pay me Wages That I Earned, but I am an Undocumented Worker. Can I do Anything?

California is home to almost 11 million immigrants. We have the largest number of unauthorized immigrants in the United States – an estimated 2.4 million people. Nearly one in ten California workers is an undocumented immigrant, employed mainly in agriculture,…

What Should I Do if I Witness a Car Crash?

Since drivers rarely admit fault for a car accident, having a credible witness could be helpful. Sometimes drivers are fearful that their insurance rates will skyrocket, or they may have to come out-of-pocket to cover the damages. Credible witnesses…

I Was Injured in an Accident, but I Am an Undocumented Immigrant. Can I Still Make a Claim?

California is home to almost 11 million immigrants. We have the largest number of unauthorized immigrants in the United States – an estimated 2.4 million people. Another 25 percent of immigrants in the state hold green cards or visas. Immigrants make…

Can a Construction Company Be Liable for my Car Accident?

Road construction zones can be dangerous for workers and drivers alike, particularly when construction companies are negligent in trying to keep the area safe. Uneven roads, debris, trenches, bright lights, confusing detours, and workers being too close…

Can Property Owners Be Liable for Swimming Pool Accidents?

Swimming pool incidents that cause severe injuries or fatal drowning accidents can sometimes be prevented. When property owners fail to take reasonable precautions to protect pool users, such as restrict access to the pool with a fence or gate, they could…

Zoosk Data Breach

NOTICE: If you are a member of the Zoosk online dating site and have received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777. On May 11, 2020, popular online dating site Zoosk learned that a malicious actor claimed to have accessed…

Importance of Being Honest and Consistent in Statements After a Car Crash

Be honest and consistent with statements you make about an accident and your injuries, whether you are talking to insurance companies, the police, or your attorney. Failure to do this may result in a devalued or denied insurance claim. How Dishonesty…

Bombas Data Breach

NOTICE: If you purchased Bombas socks between November 11, 2016 and February 16, 2017 and have received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH, contact the Arnold Law Firm at (916) 777-7777. On May 20, 2020, popular startup Bombas learned that malicious code in their…

Big Rig Accidents Cause Big Damages

A fully loaded a big rig can weigh more than 15 times as much as a typical car. The average weight of a passenger vehicle is about 2.5 tons, while a semi with a full trailer can legally weigh up to 40 tons. The stark weight disparity between a commercial…

Has the Risk of a Car Crash Gone Up During the Pandemic?

On May 20, the National Safety Council released statistics showing U.S. highways have been deadlier during the pandemic. According to preliminary data from March, when Americans started driving less, the fatality rate per mile driven increased by 14 percent…