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,…


Unlawful Detainer Complaint - Landlord Tenant Lease

Right to Partition is Absolute

As a real estate partition attorney in California, the most common question I…


Scales of Justice

Partition Attorney's Fees Against an Uncooperative Co-Tenant

Updated on May 15, 2017 Co-ownership of real estate in California can be…