Releasing Earnest Money Deposits as Liquidated Damages and California’s Real Estate Response to COVID-19

Real estate in California has seen a consistent theme: a dearth…

TENANT ESTOPPEL CERTIFICATES: A PEEK BEHIND THE CURTAIN

| ACROSS THE LINE | Published in the Washoe…

Prevailing Homeowners’ Associations May Not Necessarily Recover Their Attorneys’ Fees and Costs

Introduction As we have previously discussed, California homeowners’…

Underinsured Motorist Coverage: The Right to Recovery of Policy Benefits – Differences in Nevada and California Law

For the personal injury practitioner located in close proximity…

Tales From The Blended Family Battleground

Blended families, although increasingly common, still seem (to…

Mediation/Arbitration in Business Cases: Dispute Resolution Whose Time Has Come

Let’s face it. For most routine business disputes, the civil…

Where There's a Will, There Are Many Ways (To Get it Changed in Court)

Overview: Sometimes trying to fix a problem, when you have no…

"Shall" Means Shall: Court Awards HOA Substantial Attorneys' Fees Despite HOA's Limited Success in Collecting Fines

Overview: If your homeowners’ association attempted to impose…