reid & hellyer

Contractual Arbitration Provisions Under California Law

If you have ever purchased or sold a home, or seen a medical doctor, no doubt…


Real Estate Appraisers and Appraisals under California Law

When Is a Deposit Not a Deposit? When it is in Conjunction with the Purchase of Property

Is a buyer's deposit in an unconsummated real estate transaction refundable? As…


Internal Revenue Code

IRS Codification of the Economic Substance Doctrine Imposes New Penalties

Taxpayers seeking the tax benefits of a transaction that the IRS deems to have…