This is the property of the Daily Journal Corporation and fully protected by copyright. It is made available only to Daily Journal subscribers for personal or collaborative purposes and may not be distributed, reproduced, modified, stored or transferred without written permission. Please click "Reprint" to order presentation-ready copies to distribute to clients or use in commercial marketing materials or for permission to post on a website. and copyright (showing year of publication) at the bottom.


Judges and Judiciary, Civil Rights, California Supreme Court

Access to justice in any language

Apr. 23, 2018
By Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar

We all have a stake in language access in California courts — the legitimacy and viability of the legal system in such a diver...

Civil Litigation, Intellectual Property

Did you mark? I didn’t notice! The marking statute and licensed patents

Apr. 18, 2018
By Joshua L. Rayes, Joshua M. Masur

Until a recent Federal Circuit ruling, the practical application of these duties and burdens in litigation was hotly disputed,...


SCOTUS seems poised to invalidate compelled public union dues on First Amendment grounds, but some argue the Court's skeptical...


Featured Content


Soccer will have a $2.8 billion economic impact, with 42,000 construction jobs and an additional 25,000 permanent jobs.

Community News

Law Practice, Community News

Partners Denis Moriarty and Kenneth Anderson found that many of the firm’s employees were already volunteering.


Preparing a proper certificate of independent review

Apr. 20, 2018

When confronted by an elderly transferor, every competent...

By Arthur J. Harris, Kavin Williams

The brave new world of patent law

Apr. 18, 2018

The frequency with which the U.S. Supreme Court has, in r...

By Steven J. Corr, Andrea Weiss Jeffries, Daniel Kazhdan, Jennifer Swize

Navigating Appeals

Apr. 16, 2018

Set sail on a voyage through the California Rules of Cour...

By Gary A. Watt