Christopher Dolan

Uber settles wrongful death lawsuit of Sofia Liu

Uber reached a tentative settlement in the lawsuit over the wrongful death…

 

Dolan: Application of vehicle law to cyclists

This week’s question comes from Jim C. in Concord who asks: Q:…

 

Dolan: Navigating the proper channels for harassment at school

This week’s question comes from William B. in Diamond Heights, who asks:…

 

Absent signal poses threat to pedestrians

Usually I respond to questions which are asked by Examiner readers. This…

Dolan: Green bike boxes make intersections safer for all

Bike To Work Day is today and, according to the San Francisco…

Criteria for brain death differs in other states

This week’s question comes from Mark in Oakland, who asks: Q: “I…

Creepy driver responsibility of shuttle company

This week’s question comes from Janice G. in San Mateo, who asks:…

Driver has responsibility for revealing medical condition

This week’s question comes from James T. in Fremont, who asks: Q:…

Teams, fans have protections from flying balls, bats at ballpark

As the Giants open the season at AT&T Park with their first…

Archbishop’s quest likely has underlying motives

This week’s letter comes from a Catholic school teacher who has asked…

Patient must be informed about substitute surgeon

This week’s question comes from Tara H. from the Mission, who asks:…

Stores can’t detain you without justification

This week’s question comes from Lionel T. from South San Francisco, who…

Protections in place for faulty fumigation

This week's question comes from Tara P. in Hayward, who writes: Q:…

Direct family ties rule following loved one’s death

This week’s question comes from Cynthia C. from Hayward, who writes: Q:…

Finding a lost wallet and the law

Today’s article is not a question, but an account of a recent…

Even public buildings must meet ADA requirements

This week’s question comes from Marylyn T., who asks: Q: “I am…

Fault in recreational activities depends on permissions

This week’s question comes from Jason M. in Pacifica, who asks: Q:…

School must contact parents when performing certain medical procedures

This week’s question comes from a reader who wishes to remain anonymous:…

Minors have protections when reporting underage drinking

Today's question comes from Gerry, a student at San Francisco State, who…

California takes another shot at right-to-die law

This week's question comes from Phyllis G. in Marin, who asks: Q:…