Category: News


Is it really dangerous to ride a motorcycle?

By Kirk Davis,

I can still remember getting on a two wheeled vehicle that included a motor for the first time.  It was not a motorcycle like the one pictured here.  Instead, it was a low powered moped.  I was 17 years old and I loved cranking up the throttle to maximum and literally buzzing around the town of Ocean  … Read more

Sued Police Officer Gets Indicted

By Kirk Davis,

This week, Nicholas Hogan, a former police officer with the Tukwila Police Department, was indicted by the federal government.  He was not indicted for breaking the leg of my client which resulted in a lawsuit and a settlement.  Instead, he was indicted for pepper spraying a man who was in four point restraints on a  … Read more

UBER’s Dirty But Not Really Secret Path to Wealth

By Kirk Davis,

Uber may have just pulled off a victory in Court even greater than its victory on the streets over taxis cab drivers and limo drivers.   On April 21, 2016, the company announced it would settle the suit brought against it to have its workers declared employees rather than independent contractors by paying the workers $100 million.  … Read more

Bizarre Support for Dennis Hastert

By Kirk Davis,

Former Speaker of the House, Dennis Hastert, was sentenced in a federal court in Chicago on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, for illegally structuring bank transactions to keep a sex abuse scandal secret.  Unfortunately, he could not be prosecuted for the sexual assaults themselves because the statute of limitations had already run out on the offenses.   … Read more

Rape Victims at BYU Blamed for “Honor Code” Violations

By Kirk Davis,

  In a move that smacks of blaming the victim, BYU routinely investigates women who report sexual assaults.   Several women who have reported being raped while they were students at Brigham Young University are scared they may be disciplined by the school for so called “honor code” violations. One courageous young woman, Madi Barney,  … Read more

Who Pays Your Bills When You Are in Bike Accident?

By Kirk Davis,

Common sense tells us that a bike rider who gets into a collision with a car is, of course, very likely to be injured.  Common sense is not wrong.  Even though only 1% of trips taken in the United States are by bicycle, bike riders face a much higher risk of being killed or injured  … Read more

Don’t Get Zapped by the Zipcar

By Kirk Davis,

Zipcar does not provide proper insurance for the people who “share” its cars.  Zipcar may lull people into thinking they have sufficient insurance to cover them if they are in an accident; unfortunately, this is not correct.  If you are at fauld in an accident with a Zipcar, the Zipcar insurance coverage only provides limits  … Read more

Victims of Revenge Porn Can Sue Their Harassers

By Kirk Davis,

“Revenge porn” is the posting of intimate or nude images of person by an ex-partner on the internet.  Approximately 10 person of ex-partners have threatened to post sexually explicit images online and of those about 60 percent have actually followed through on their threat. Many victims are coming forward after finding these images posted online without  … Read more

Chinese Try to Imprison US Residents

By admin,

I had the opportunity to discuss a disturbing new trend. The current Chinese President, Xi Jinping, has embarked upon a fake quest to root out corruption in the Chinese government. Of course, this is nothing but a sham. It is only the people on the lower rungs of government who are picked off and prosecuted.  … Read more

Oso Landslide Victims May Sue Snohomish County for Negligence

By admin,

The recent shocking and devastating landslide in Oso, Washington likely has many family members of the victims wondering if a lawsuit against the government may be possible. Certainly mainly geologist warned that mudslides were likely at the exactly location where the slide eventually occurred. The people with the strongest cases will likely be the people  … Read more