Under California law, one must generally prove the following circumstances in an action for injuries sustained as a result of a dog bite:
- The defendant owned a dog
- The dog bit the plaintiff while he or she was in a public place or lawfully on private property
- The plaintiff suffered injuries because of the dog bite
- The defendant’s dog was the cause of the injuries
If you or someone you know has been bitten by a dog, contact the Law Offices of Ali Komaili to speak with an experienced personal injury attorney for a free case evaluation.