Circumventing Workers Compensation Preemption

Recently, one of our clients was sued by an allegedly negligent third party…


Discovery Documents

Corporations Take Risks by Bringing E-discovery In-House

Corporations often opt to handle e-discovery internally. However, Inside…


Professional employee

Corporate Officer Liability for Failure to Supervise

General Supervisory Statute Grants No Private Remedy For Third Parties Although…


past due debt

What You Should Not Do When Trying To Collect On A Debt

Several months ago, I posted a blog on the steps you "should" take in order to…


Construction

Homebuilders: Good News About Your Alternative Nonadversarial Prelitigation Contractual Provision

California Senate Bill 800 (“Right to Repair” or “Fix It” law; Civil Code sec.…


Arbitration Agreement

Not All Arbitration Clauses Are Enforceable

It is common practice among retailers to use form contracts which are presented…


Construction

Unlicensed Contractors Can Agree to Binding Arbitration

However, results will likely be unfavorable to the unlicensed contractor.…