March 2018

Pedestrians at Risk: Humboldt’s Road Problem

Humboldt County not only has the dubious distinction of having one of the highest auto collisions rates in California, but also leads the way in pedestrian/vehicle collisions, which often lead to serious personal injuries or death to the pedestrians. The Eureka Times-Standard ("Times-Standard") reported in 2017 that between 2009 and 2014, Eureka ranked among the top three spots for pedestrian death and injury rates for California cities of similar size (data from the California Office of Traffic Safety).


Successful Trial Results in Mendocino County Easement Case

Toward the end of 2017 Janssen Malloy LLP attorney David Nims represented a longtime client of the firm in Mendocino County Superior Court in a civil case. Recently, Judge Jeanine Nadel issued the decision of the court in favor of the client, the owner of a significant amount of timberland in Humboldt and Mendocino Counties.