The Americans With Disabilities Act - Protecting Yourself From Unknown Violations

The Federal American with Disabilities Act (Title 42, sections 12101 et. seq.…


Business, Labor & Employment

Amount of Contractor’s Licensing Bond Increased

Effective January 1, 2016, the contractor’s licensing bond for California…


Business, Labor & Employment

Confidentiality Clauses in Settlement Agreements

A Trap for the Unwary?   Word processing programs make it easier to…


Business, Labor & Employment

All Employers Should Adopt A Written Policy to Address Questions About Former

Businesses are often contacted by other businesses that are seeking information…


Scales of Justice

Code of Civil Procedure § 430.41 - SB 383 Limits Demurrers in California

Effective January 1, 2016, SB 383 severely limits the use of demurrers in…


Scales of Justice

California Code of Civil Procedure § 1030 Motion Explained

California law says if you want to play in California, stay in California or…


Business, Labor & Employment

Property Taxes: Falling Values Whither Due Process?

    California real estate values have fluctuated wildly in different…


Worker Factory

New California Minimum Wage Effects More than Just Entry-level Employees

The Grinch has come early for many employers as the new minimum wage of $10.00…


Business, Labor & Employment

The Potential Impact of Individual Liability Under the Fair Day’s Pay Act

SB588 The Fair Day’s Pay Act, goes into effect in California as of January 1,…