“Mindfulness” may be a buzzword these days, but it may also light the path to improving professional competence.
A recent decision highlights the need to pay attention to the Rules of Professional Responsibility when handling privileged material.
The great debate about driverless cars raises unanswered legal questions about the right against self-incrimination.
Does an indemnity agreement provide protection when the obligated party has not been negligent? The answer depends on the language used.
The attorney-client privilege bars intrusion into communications between attorneys and their clients. But that protection may not apply in estate litigation.
California has strict rules outlawing covenants not to compete. But there are exceptions.
When a public employee speaks up, does the First Amendment provide protection? It depends.
As recent case law demonstrates, California’s anti-SLAPP statute is a potent and ever evolving weapon.
Determining the true status of someone labeled as “independent contractor” is a complex inquiry, and a lot of money often rides on the result.
Whenever you resolve a case, think about the tax implications. A little foresight can save a lot of money.