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What to Do if You Get an STD from an NFL Player

HPV Herpes or HIV from NFL Player

What should you do if you get an STD from an NFL player in Los Angeles or anywhere in California?  It may not just be a member of the LA Rams or the Chargers, it could have been a visiting team or a member of the San Francisco 49ers or the Oakland Raiders.  It can be hard to believe that an NFL player would share intimate contact with you without telling you in advance he was carrying an STD.  California law requires anyone with an STD such as herpes, HPV or HIV to warn potential intimate partners in advance of contact.  It is possible to get an STD from an NFL player and hold them financially accountable for what has happened. My name is Rivers Morrell, and I have more than 40 years of experience with personal injury cases such as STD transmission.  Most of my clients were told “It’s

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Recovering for Dog Bite Injuries in Irvine

Dog Bite Injury Attorney Irvine

Recovering for dog bite injuries in Irvine requires legal skill and often sensitivity to relationships involving family and/or friends.  The fact is most dog bite victims know the person who owns the dog in question quite well.  Often it is an extended family member, neighbor or a friend.  My name is Rivers Morrell and after 40 years of experience in dog bite injury cases in Irvine and across Southern California I can tell you it is possible to recover all associated medical expenses, plastic surgery costs, lost wages from missed work and compensation for having to endure the attack and resulting recovery.  This is almost always an insurance matter, as California dog owners are “strictly liable” for the actions of their pets. When a dog bites resulting in injuries it is covered by the owner of the pet’s homeowners or renters insurance.  Irvine is a prosperous community and our residents

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Who Pays for Dog Bite Injuries in Mission Viejo

Dog Bite Attorney Mission Viejo

Are you wondering who pays for dog bite injuries in Mission Viejo and throughout Southern California if you, your child or a loved one is attacked by a dog?  Dog bite injuries are covered by the pet owner’s homeowners or renters insurance.  In California, pet owners are “strictly liable” for the actions of the pet.  This applies in almost every situation which results in a dog bite with injuries.  Dog bite injuries are quite severe.  They are not “clean” cuts but more puncture and tearing wounds.  This unfortunately leads to two major challenges: infection and scarring. Infection is actually one of the most significant risks in a dog bite which pierces the skin.  The old saying “there is no place cleaner than a dog’s mouth” or “a dog’s mouth is cleaner than a humans” are simply untrue.  Pasteurellosis is a serious infection which will spread from dog bite and puncture

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Managing Injuries from a Hit and Run Car Accident in Mission Viejo

Hit and Run Injury Attorney Mission Viejo

Hit and run accidents and injuries are unfortunately becoming more common in Southern California.  Are you concerned about managing the recovery and medical bills associated with injuries from a hit and run car accident in Mission Viejo?  My name is Rivers Morrell, and I have more than 40 years of experience in this type of personal injury case.  Many Californians are surprised to learn it is your own automobile insurance which covers damages, medical bills and other expenses resulting from a hit and run car accident.  This is the reason for and primary benefit of the Uninsured Motorist/Under-Insured Motorist or UM/UIM coverage of your own auto insurance. Unfortunately, many of our clients contacted us after they were shocked by how they were treated by their own insurance company after a hit and run.  You pay premiums for a reason.  The accident wasn’t even your fault and now you have to

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Experienced Mission Viejo Personal Injury Attorney

Experienced Mission Viejo Personal Injury Attorney

Are you looking for a responsive and experienced Mission Viejo personal injury attorney with a proven track record?  Rivers Morrell has more than 40 years of experience in personal injury cases from car accidents, motorcycle wrecks and wrongful death to std transmission, slip and fall and pedestrian accidents and injury.  The firm is highly recommended by clients, peers and the legal industry and maintains a perfect “10” rating on Avvo, a prominent legal website.  Our clients value the personal treatment and family atmosphere surround our office as well as the results we achieve in their cases. Mr. Morrell began his legal career representing major insurance companies.  This experience provides insight into the priorities of the insurance industry and how they manage injury cases.  His trial experience has resulted in numerous verdicts in favor of injury victims and their families.  Many injury victims don’t realize that most injury attorneys do not

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Injured on a Motorcycle When a Car Pulls Out In Front of You

Motorcycle Car Side Impact Injury Attorney

Southern California provides a lot of advantages to those who ride a motorcycle.  It can also be quite dangerous due to the high number of vehicles traveling our roads and parking lots.  What should you do when you are injured on a motorcycle when a car pulls out in front of you?  Motorists often are not aware of the cyclists with which they share the road, and often do not see you on your motorcycle when they are pulling out from a parking lot or side street.  Side impact car accidents are one of the most common risks for Southern California and Orange County motorcyclists.  Unfortunately these motorcycle accidents happen so quickly there is no where to go and the resulting serious injuries can be life changing.  You will need an experienced and proven Mission Viejo motorcycle accident attorney to stand up for your interests and ensure the best possible

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What Should You Do if you are Injured in a Mission Viejo Car Accident

Mission Viejo Car Accident Injury Lawyer

What should you do if you are injured in a Mission Viejo car accident to ensure the best possible outcome?  The first and most important thing is to see a doctor, visit the urgent care or your primary care physician within 24 to 48 hours of the accident.  If you do not see a doctor after the accident you will not be able to recovery any amount from the responsible insurance company for your injuries.  Most injury victims do not realize that it can take weeks and in some cases months for symptoms to present when you are injured in a Mission Viejo car accident.  Many who feel ok after an accident suffer an onset of painful symptoms three or four weeks after the accident.  This is why it is so important to see a doctor after an accident.  The forces associated with a car crash are actually quite severe,

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