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As advisors to business clients and in many instances employers themselves, attorneys face the daunting task of keeping current with numerous employment laws and regulations. The last session of the California legislature added to the mix. What follows is a summary of some newly enacted employment legislation that may affect attorneys and their clients.
Benefits of joining the LRIS: We do the marketing and screening for you, and referrals are paying clients!
Many of us became lawyers because we weren’t inclined to go into “business.” But the truth is, whether you are an associate, solo or leading a full-service firm, you are running a business.
From courtroom to bedroom, couples in the legal profession are making it work together.
Law school not only helped produce great lawyers; in some cases, love partners. Other legal practitioners found themselves in Love and Law later in their careers. Some have decided to hang a single shingle and combine their law practice.
Client Referrals, Quality Screening, Marketing and more! LRIS makes good business sense…
THE BAY AREA GREEN BUSINESS PROGRAM offers a path towards environmentally friendly operations for your business—and then rewards you for it! More specifically, the Program has laid out specific standards in …
Client Referrals, Quality Screening, Marketing and more…LRIS Membership Makes Good Business Sense!
Our Lawyer Referral & Information Service (LRIS) staff handles over 12,000 calls and online requests each year from members of the public who contact …
Highlights of the May 2015 Contra Costa Lawyer Family Law edition include articles on premarital agreements, capacity for divorce, frozen embryo cases and more.
Without preparation and precaution, the consequences of divorce can have a devastating financial impact on a business.
For taxpayers who have AGI below $60,000, there are many free filing options for completing and filing a federal income tax return.
Is bias an ethical issue? The answer to this question is increasingly “yes.” In the past 20 years, many states have passed disciplinary rules prohibiting discrimination by lawyers.
The past year has brought numerous developments in legal ethics and the law of lawyering, including confidentiality for attorney-plaintiffs and successor attorney fees.
Our criminal courts have kept up with the caseload and absorbed the influx of additional cases by working harder and smarter.
The miracle of the spirit of those working here in our courts is that you seldom hear a complaint. The staff has been remarkable by getting things done and done well.
While Lawlor seems to be applying a standard of “no legal separation” for application of the sham guaranty defense, none of the cases cited by Lawlor use that phrase.
“Inequality for All”: This movie adds new perspective to this year’s discussion on raising the federal minimum wage.
More often than not, estate planning issues will intersect with the issues bringing your client to your firm.
Highlights of the June 2014 Contra Costa Lawyer edition include articles on law practice management, succession planning, reputation management and more.
Be it a partnership, proprietorship, or corporation, the real asset of any law practice is the “book of business.”
Business associates should not broadly assume responsibility for HIPAA compliance without understanding the obligations and risks involved.