23rd Jul 2012

It seems bankruptcy is the best thing to have happened to Vallejo, California, according to the Huffington Post. With bankruptcy looming, city employees were depressed and the prospects seemed dire. “You go through a bankruptcy, you lose half your staff, … more

10th Jul 2012

I just answered this question over at Avvo.com: When filling chap. 7 do I have to to give a secured debt such as a car an exemption? My answer was basically, you need to hire a lawyer! Why? Because, as … more

3rd Jul 2012

This doesn’t come as a surprise to any landlord-tenant attorney operating in California, but the details are interesting: The Federal Government is targeting commercial landlords who rent to California medical marijuana shops, according to Reuters. The government uses its power … more

1st Jul 2012

I get calls from time to time from people asking if they have to move out because they were served with a notice. So I thought it would be a good idea to run down some of the basics of … more