attorneys in Southern California

LOCAL PRE-TRIAL RULE 3401 AND THE LESSONS OF REALES INVESTMENT V. JOHNSON (2020) 55 CAL.APP.5TH 463

LOCAL PRE-TRIAL RULE 3401 AND THE LESSONS OF REALES INVESTMENT V. JOHNSON…


Ninth Circuit Appellate Jurisdiction

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


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Citing Unpublished Opinions: The Conflict Between the No-Citation Rule and Judicial Notice

Although attorneys commonly believe that unpublished opinions cannot be cited,…


Business, Labor & Employment

Arbitrator Disclosures Give Rise To Litigation

No Man is an Island: Court rules that arbitrators need not live in splendid…


Business, Labor & Employment

Modified Seller Held Note Subject to Anti-Deficiency Statutes

Appellant buyers purchased a multi-unit parcel from the seller for…


Freedom to Choose Your Roommate: Fair Housing Council of San Fernando Valley v. Roommate.com

Can the selection of a roommate give rise to a legal claim for discrimination?…


Alley

Is It Possible To Obtain A Prescriptive Easement Over An Existing Easement?

In California, the rules regarding adverse possession and prescriptive easement…


Government Geographic Information Systems are Not a Freely Available “Public Record”

Should the California Public Records Act allow free access to high-tech mapping…


Pension Benefits of Public Retirees Not Private

Public employee pay and benefits have been hot topics of late, exacerbated by…