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This article provides a step-by-step explanation of how to obtain and implement a writ of attachment in a financial elder abuse case.
This issue, traditionally covering only family law, was expanded to encompass other areas of law that overlap with family law.
Practitioners should keep a watchful eye on the evolution of the case law on the definition of “dependent adult” under the EADACPA and Penal Code.
Undue influence is a particularly insidious form of financial elder abuse. It doesn’t necessarily go hand in hand with lack of mental capacity; one can be unduly influenced while still retaining capacity.
We have a very diverse group of tax professionals in Contra Costa County, as evidenced by the articles in this issue, and you need look no further for guidance.
While the 30 percent withholding is a familiar concept with respect to payments to foreign persons, the new withholding regime under FATCA adds several new complexities.
Practitioners who are aware of the benefits of submitting an OIC in connection with a request for CDP Hearing can preserve an appeal right for their client that may not have otherwise been available.
This month, we are focusing on Alternative Dispute Resolution—a topic that is relevant to almost all areas in the practice of law.
Effective July 1, 2014, a new disclosure requirement has been added to Ethics Standard 7.
California’s statutory scheme of mediation confidentiality is very broad. Essentially, the “Las Vegas Rule” applies: “What happens in mediation, stays in mediation.”
The program has changed the lives of these women and they are now duplicating the work among other prisoners.
The uses and misuses of language are a fascinating part of mediation. If you like people watching, go to an airport or become a mediator.
The renaissance of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in California civil law in the last 30 years has generated an extraordinary rippling effect of five unintended consequences.
Stephen Steinberg, an associate with Vasquez Benisek & Lindgren, takes over the leadership as CCCBA’s Board President for 2014.
Meet your new Board Members: Michelle Ferber and Katherine Wenger.
Meet the chairs of our 20 sections and find out why you should join…
This organization can be as meaningful to you as you want. Or it can just be the organization to which you mechanically pay dues.
The cy pres award was from a class action matter that local attorney, David Birka-White, had recently resolved on behalf of his clients. Candice Stoddard sat down with Birka-White to learn more about him.
By offering these students a realistic depiction of the daily life of attorneys, they might be able to identify whether these realities matched up with their career expectations.