If you are trick-or-treating with your child, and your neighbor has their lights on and is handing out candy, they are essentially inviting you onto their property. Under California law, you and your child would be considered “invitees” or visitors, and homeowners have a legal duty to keep their property reasonably safe for visitors. Therefore, if you or your child… Continue Reading.
Premises liability lawsuits can be filed against just about any owner or occupier of land provided that a person is injured on the land under unreasonably unsafe conditions that the owner or occupier knew or should have known about and fail to warn or neutralize the unsafe condition. Although landlords rent or lease their land to others, landlords can still… Continue Reading.