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…


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Compelling Nonsignatories To Arbitration - Boucher v. Alliance Title

Plaintiffs asserting breach of contract/fraud claims often want to enforce…


A Writ of Attachment May Increase Your Chance To Collect Damages

One of the simplest ways for a plaintiff involved in a commercial breach of…


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

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


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Employers Beware - Potential Liability for Serving Alcohol at Holiday Parties

Most companies reward their employees with a holiday party, intended to promote…


Construction

Calemine v. Samuelson- Duty to Disclose Prior Construction Defect Lawsuits

As residential real estate home sales seem to be showing signs of life,…


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……


Professional employee

U.S. Supreme Court Delivers Body-Blow To Employee Class Action Litigation

Employers seeking to avoid class action litigation should be encouraged by the…