During Traffic Stops CA Police Will Not Ask You This Question

A common thing to hear from police during a traffic stop across the nation “Do you know why I pulled you over?” Well no longer in California. That’s because of a new state law that came into effect on Jan. 1. 2024. Assembly Bill 2773, passed in 2022 by the state government and sponsored by […]

California E-Scooter Law Update

Over the last few years, it’s been hard not to notice the surge in popularity of scooters on California streets and sidewalks. The state classifies Electric scooters as motorized devices with two wheels, handlebars and a floorboard that you stand on to ride. While anyone can easily purchase an electric scooter, they are often a […]

California Lawmakers Aim To Reduce Noise Pollution By Targeting Loud Exhausts 

For decades, the state of California has been fighting air pollution but in 2022, state officials shifted gears and began to focus on another threat potential scourge on the community – noise pollution. Many California residents complain of being jolted from their sleep in the middle of the night by modified cars racing down local […]

California traffic laws taking effect January 2023

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed several new bills into law during the last legislative session and our traffic law team has pulled the ones most important to drivers. When you hit the street on January 1, 2023, the following laws will be in affect: Big Changes To Bike Laws (AB-1909) The OmniBike Bill brings us […]

What Are the Most Common Reasons to Get Pulled Over in California?

As a driver, it’s always nerve-wracking to see the flashing blue lights in your rearview mirror indicating that you are about to get pulled over in California. Your palms might start sweating as you wonder the reasons for which the officer initiated pulling you over on a California road.  Understanding the most common reasons that […]

Announcement For Riverside California Clients

Due to the court closures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may receive court notice, a sample of which is attached, which states that action must be taken to avoid a failure to appear being assessed on your case. The notice looks like this: You have hired The Ticket Clinic and do not have […]

How To Reduce Your DUI Charges

Convictions for driving under the influence (DUI) are notoriously expensive, especially in California where court fines and fees can add up to thousands of dollars over the base price of the ticket. An experienced DUI lawyer can negotiate on your behalf and potentially lower the cost of your charges. Can DUI be reduced to reckless […]

California Driving With the Flow of Traffic Ticket

Posted speed limits are straightforward figures displayed on roadside boards, and the law requires motorists to drive at or under that number. However, a problem arises when you find yourself driving with the flow of traffic in California and you notice your speed is well over the speed limit. When you are one of many […]

5 Things To Know About Rolling Stop Violations in California

Whether it’s an intersection without much traffic or a rushed day, it is easy to glide through a stop sign if no vehicles are in sight. Often referred to as a California rollstop sign, this practice may result in a ticket and a point on your driving record. Here are some tips about this common […]