California Foreclosure Process Explained

Over the past few years I’ve counseled hundreds of “upside…

Prescriptive Easement Law (Boringly) Clarified

Most of you have heard of a prescriptive easement. This interesting…

Buy a Home in Foreclosure at Your Peril

It’s fair to say that most of us like a good deal. There’s…

The Bulwer-Lytton Writing Contest Winners

As you faithful readers, if any, recall, we annually present…

Lawsuit Over Plan to Relocate Historic Courthouse in Placerville

Today’s column, sports fans, is about Placerville, aka Hangtown,…

Johnson & Johnson's Baby Powder Causes Cancer?

How many of you use Johnson’s Baby Talcum Powder? I know my…

California’s Cannabis Regulations Released

Cannabis is California’s new green crop – green in every…

Fraudulent, Malicious Landlord Gets His Due

I like to think that most landlords are decent and honorable…

Sperm Donor Liable for Child Support as Father?

Under California law, a sperm donor (appropriately) is not treated…

Who's Responsible for Drowned Child?

This is one of those sad cases where a small child drowns in…