LEGAL CONNECTION NEWSLETTER

October 2021 - Issue 38
The Legal Connection Newsletter brings legal news, case results, and stories about our law firm to your email inbox every month.  For more information about the Law Offices of Scott Warmuth or if you have a legal case, call us at 888-517-9888 or visit our website.
 

Work-Related Permanent Injuries

Under workers' compensation laws, when workers become injured they receive medical treatment.  Unfortunately, even the best medical treatment does not return some injured workers back to full health.  When further medical treatment will not improve an injured worker's condition, he or she may be declared permanent and stationary (P&S) by the treating physician. 

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Letter of the Law - Navigating the "T" Intersection

It's your friend's housewarming party, and he has invited your family to his new neighborhood, one you are not familiar with.  It's late, it's dark, and you're in an unfamiliar area.  As you're trying to navigate the twists and turns of this incoherently constructed subdivision, you notice a mini traffic jam forming.  In front of you seems to be a big yard with some garden gnomes, but on both your left and right you spot other vehicles slowly approaching on a perpendicular road.  But weirdly, none of you seem to have stop signs.  Luckily, you are familiar with the intricacies of the "T" intersection after reading Scott Warmuth law blog.

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Traffic Stops - Can an Officer Search Your Car?

Being pulled over by a police officer is not a pleasant experience for anyone.  Understanding your rights and knowing what to do (and what not to do) during a traffic stop can prevent an already unpleasant experience from escalating into something much worse.  Police officers are generally not allowed to search your vehicle without a good reason.  However, suspicious behaviors or negative interactions with an officer can be used as justification to search your vehicle, which is allowed when the officer has probable cause to believe you or a passenger may be involved in criminal acts.

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Immigration News in the Headlines September 2021

Immigration law has seen several recent headlines over the past few days.  The Law Offices of Scott Warmuth has been helping immigrants to the United States since 1984 and closely monitors all immigration news and the status of possible federal immigration legislation so that we may better serve our clients.  If you have a question about or need help with any aspect of immigration law in the US, call us today at 888-517-9888 to speak with our immigration experts.  Initial consultations are free.

Since 1984, the Law Offices of Scott Warmuth has been helping its clients achieve their legal goals.  We have offices in San Gabriel, City of Industry, Beijing, Guangzhou, Riverside, San Diego, Bakersfield, Sacramento, and San Jose.  Our attorneys are dedicated to the practice areas of car accidentspersonal injury, immigration, workers' compensation, social security, disabilitycriminal defense, employment law, and bankruptcy and debt relief.  Call us at 888-517-9888 to receive a free legal consultation.
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Making a false or fraudulent workers’ compensation claim is a felony subject to up to 5 years in prison or a fine of up to $50,000 or double the value of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.