LIS PENDENS (“A SUIT PENDING”) AND THE PERILS OF NOT MEETING THE “REAL PROPERTY CLAIM” REQUIREMENT

LIS PENDENS (“A SUIT PENDING”) AND THE PERILS OF NOT MEETING THE “REAL PROPERTY…


Shhh…Quiet, Title! When “Ancient” Mortgages or Deeds of Trust Come Back to Haunt You

Shhh…Quiet, Title! When “Ancient” Mortgages or Deeds of Trust Come Back to…


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Citing Unpublished Opinions: The Conflict Between the No-Citation Rule and Judicial Notice

Although attorneys commonly believe that unpublished opinions cannot be cited,…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