Bankruptcy

Using a Bankruptcy Petition Preparer in the Inland Empire May Be a Mistake

With many Inland Empire residents hitting hard times, bankruptcy petition…


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9 Common Financial Mistakes that Could Lead You to Bankruptcy

Americans enjoy the myth that bankruptcy only happens to other people. We have…


Ninth Circuit Appellate Jurisdiction

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals provides an outline that all attorneys…


Government Code Sections 6000 and 6008 - Newspapers of General Circulation

California Government Code sections 6000 and 6008 are the two statutes that…


SB 1186 - California Disability Law Provides Minimal Help to Businesses (ADA)

SB 1186, California's new law targeting disability access lawsuits, provides…


Deed Record - Real Estate - Real Property

Mortgage Shotgunning: Indexing and the Priority of Trust Deeds

District Split is Ripe for California Supreme Court Review Mortgage……


Law v. Siegel - Prediction: Supreme Court Will Lay Down the Law

The Supreme Court's decision to grant certiorari in Law v. Siegel to a…


Citing Unpublished Opinions: The Conflict Between the No-Citation Rule and Judicial Notice

Although attorneys commonly believe that unpublished opinions cannot be cited,…


Unlawful Detainer Complaint - Landlord Tenant Lease

Commercial Lease Recapture Provision May Terminate Assignor Liability

Commercial landlords should carefully draft recapture provisions in leases…


Jury Fees Must Be Posted Before Case Management Conference Under New California Law

Pursuant to California's new SB-1021 (2012), "[t]he advance jury fee deposit…