California

Jim Porter's Recommendations for November 6 Local Elections

Last week we made our recommendations for the State Propositions…

Porter's Recommendations for November 6 State Propositions

Remember, yours truly is a moderate Democrat and not an anti-tax…

California's Recreational Use and Trail Immunity Laws

One of the many benefits of our Sierra Region is the wide variety…

10-Day Waiting Period for Gun Purchases Upheld

Overview: California has some of the strongest gun control laws…

Wildfire, Then Mudslide - Insurance Coverage?

Overview: This Law Review addresses a question that frequently…

Skateboarder Assumes Risk of Injury

Overview: Once again the California Courts of Appeal have ruled…

Five New Employment Laws You Really Need To Know About in 2016

Not a year goes by that the California legislature doesn’t…

Tree Cutter Pays Treble Damages

Overview:  In Salazar v. Ross Matejcek the Court of Appeal threw…

No Death Penalty for Getaway Driver

Overview: If you were a getaway driver in a robbery, and one…

The Three Ps -- Pee, Paper and Poo

Overview: Do you know your Three Ps--Pee, Paper and Poo? Like…