Usher STD Case a Lesson for Recording Artists and Musicians

What makes the Usher STD case a lesson for recording artists and musicians alike?  Recently, many news outlets covered the planned civil lawsuit against Usher for exposing several individuals to Herpes without providing advance warning prior to intimate contact.  California law (and the laws of every state in the nation) require those who have an […]

Los Angeles STD Lawyer for Victims of STD Transmission

It is illegal in Los Angeles and throughout California to transmit an STD without warning your partner that you are a carrier in advance of intimate contact.  What should you do if you receive an STD from a person of financial substance in Los Angeles?  My name is Rivers Morrell, and after 40 years of […]

Dating Sites Requiring Members to Self-Test for HIV and AIDS

Recently many dating websites have been marred by the rising incidence of Sexually Transmitted Disease or STD transmission by their members including HIV and AIDS, as well as herpes and HPV.  Major dating sites such as Grindr and others are providing home test kits that allow members to test themselves in the privacy of their own […]

Tomorrow is National HIV Testing Day

Tomorrow, Monday June 27 is National HIV Testing Day.  Los Angeles has experienced rapid growth in the number of reported HIV cases over the past few years according to the Centers for Disease Control or CDC.  National HIV Testing Day is traditionally a day to be tested and to increase the awareness of the spread […]

CDC Reports Significant Rise in STD Transmission Cases

According to a recent study released by the Centers for Disease Control or CDC the US is experiencing a rapid increase in the number of Sexually Transmitted Disease or STD transmission cases in recent years.  Three dormant STD’s – chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis – have increased for the first year since 2006.  Herpes continues to be […]

STD Transmission in Orange County on the Rise

The rate of STD transmission in Orange County is on the rise, but it is possible to hold a person of financial substance accountable for transmitting an STD like herpes, HPV or HIV without advance warning.  Those who carry an STD in California are required by law to warn any and all potential intimate partners […]

Intimidation in STD Transmission Cases Can Result in a Civil Lawsuit

Intimidation in STD transmission cases is quite common, and there is no way you should have to tolerate it.  If you were given an STD by a partner who did not tell you they carried an STD prior to intimate contact you can hold them financially responsible.  In many cases, especially those where the person […]

STD Rates on the Rise Due to Popularity in New Dating Apps?

Many STD’s such as genital herpes (hsv-2), chlamydia, HIV, HPV, and gonorrhea were on the downswing for many years, with lower rates of infection in the general population. However, recent statistics from the Center for Disease Control indicate that this trend is over, and many STD rates are on the rise again.   Many experts have […]

Personal Injury Claims for Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Most people are unaware that there are both criminal and civil causes of action for the knowing transmission of a sexually transmitted disease or STD without warning in the state of California. For instance, if a boyfriend knowingly conceals the fact that he has Genital Herpes and transmits this to his girlfriend, the girlfriend may […]

Transmitting HPV without Advance Warning in Orange County

In California, it is illegal to have intimate relations with another person without warning them in advance if you have HPV or any other Sexually Transmitted Disease or STD.  It…