Cases

In Golden v. California Emergency Physicians Medical Group 782 F.3d. 1083 (9th…


Demurrers

A demurrer is similar to a Federal Court Motion to Strike.  A demurrer tests or…


Haniff or Howell Deductions for Medical Expenses

The basis for recover in tort is codified in California Civil Code § 3333.…


Laws Effective 1/1/16

As of January 1, 2016, several new laws went into effect as of January 1,……


Insured Builder Entitled to Counsel of Choice

 -- by Calvin R. Stead, Esq. In Schaefer v. Elder (filed May 16, 2013,…


Recovery of Expert Fees after Voluntary Dismissal

-- by Calvin R. Stead, Esq. In the 7/23/2013 case of Mon Chong Loong Trading…


Labor and Employment Law Update

Labor Code Secs. 202 and 203, imposing monetary penalties on an employer who…


Labor and Employment Law Update

A franchisor does not stand in an employment or agency relationship with the…