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Highlights of the March Contra Costa Lawyer Litigation edition include articles on discovery sanctions, forensic expert cross-examination, police excessive force cases and more.
Highlights of the October 2014 Contra Costa Lawyer edition include articles on bankruptcy, the Sham Guaranty Defense, Right to Repair Act, equity stripping and more.
The answer definitely is not to continue with the litigation as though nothing has changed.
Litigation funders also argue that they are like insurance companies, but insurance companies are highly regulated, and funders are not regulated at all. Moreover, insurance companies don’t charge 40 percent a year.
This article provides a step-by-step explanation of how to obtain and implement a writ of attachment in a financial elder abuse case.
Although the 49ers experienced an uptick in arrests/charges from 2010 to 2015, San Francisco is not the most criminally troubled NFL franchise since 2000, and neither is Oakland.
Saul Goodman’s character in “Breaking Bad” is essentially a five-season treatise of what not to do as a lawyer. Don’t be the legal arm for a multinational methamphetamine cartel. Breaking Bad ethics exam over.
Many small firm and solo attorneys who seek outside marketing assistance are frustrated by their income, stressed out, and/or overworked. There are usually three specific issues that stand in the way of their success.
Employment claims are very frequent and chances are that every employer will face them as part of doing business at one or more times during the existence of its business.
How long has it been since you pulled out your legal malpractice insurance policy and checked to see if it covers your computer getting hacked with a Ransomware virus?
Judge David Goldstein’s pupilage group put on a thrilling display of Family Feud. Cleavers v. Kardashians! On one side, you had the show of the 1950s, Leave It to Beaver. On the other hand, you had the show of the 2010s, Keeping Up With the Kardashians.
Judge Mockler’s pupilage group put on a rousing, energetic Jeopardy-like contest centered around animal law.
CASA currently serves close to 15 percent of the children and youth in foster care in Contra Costa County. You do not need to be a juvenile law attorney to be a CASA volunteer. In fact, volunteers come from all walks of life.
A threatening statement was provided in three different contexts: rap song, YouTube video and Facebook post. How does the law handle this?
Judge Goldstein’s induction ceremony took place on March 4, 2016. Master of Ceremonies, William (Bill) Green, Director of the CCCBA’s Criminal Conflict Program, introduced the speakers.
We, as attorneys, should strive to add to, and not detract from, the concept of law as a noble, respectful and dignified institution and process.
SELF-STUDY MCLE: How you conduct yourself through the discovery process is crucial and can have tremendous consequences for your client’s case.
You must consider at the outset what material is available online about your client and manage the client’s online presence, to the extent it is ethical to do so.
The civil litigator who first steps into probate litigation may have a bit of an awakening…