Ehline Law Blog


Jun 9, 2020

Victim Rights After a Dog Bite Attack

Los Angeles lawyer, Michael Ehline, wants dog attack victims to know their legal rights when it comes to attacking dogs.

Jun 9, 2020

Possible Criminal Charges after a Dog Attack

Did you know you can face criminal prosecution for sicking your dog against someone? Learn about the rights of victims and dog owners in these cases here.

Jun 9, 2020

Understanding Insurance Charges Due to "Dangerous" Dog Breeds

In some cases, municipalities force owners of certain breeds to carry insurance to own their dogs. This often includes Pit Bulls, German Shepherds, Rottweilers, Akitas, and More.

Jun 9, 2020

When is Dog Euthanasia Mandated by Law?

Not every case is clear cut. However, California law attempts to make the decision a bit easier, even if the situation is very difficult. This often has to do with several factors, including the risk that the dog could attack again.

Jun 9, 2020

When Does a Dog Get Quarantined Following an Attack in California?

Award-winning dog bite attorney discusses quarantines of dogs after they attack a person or other animal under California Law.

Jun 9, 2020

Determining Liability Following a Dog Bite Attack

Many times, the dog attack happens in spite of human interaction, not due to it. That being said, there is a complex situation for the owner, the victim, and legal counsel in order to determine the true fault for the attack.

Jun 9, 2020

Do Doctors Need to Report Dog Bites in California?

A doctor examining an injured woman's shoulder
Dog bites can be serious
The physician's hospital report must be immediately transmitted to the Health Department for the local County or City's agents local health officials or their designees.

Jun 8, 2020

Big Dogs, Little Dogs. Is there a Difference? Rotts Versus Poodles Example

All About California Dog Attacks.
People associate Pitbulls and some working dogs with gang-banging and underground Landhark fights. So many assume these animals are unusually dangerous. Justified?

Jun 8, 2020

Your Legal Options Against Dog Breed Bans

Can you sue when the state bans your particular breed of dog? Is that discrimination?

Jun 8, 2020

San Diego's "Dangerous Dog" Laws

Politicians in San Diego have decided whether or not your dog breed is dangerous. Attorney Michael Ehline discusses your rights and duties as a dog owner in SD.