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Mandatory re-closings in California due to Covid surge. All indoor dining, bars, wineries and tasting rooms, movie theaters, card rooms, zoos, museums, bowling alleys, miniature golf and other family entertainment centers must shut down. In LA county, all gyms, churches, hair & nail salons, spas, indoor malls, and offices must also shut down.
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced new restrictions to halt indoor dining statewide, gyms, churches, hair salons and other businesses in much of the state.
More states need to implement the workers compensation presumption re covid19 exposure at work by essential workers. In California we have that presumption.
Essential workers are lauded for their service and hailed as everyday heroes
It is now mandatory under state law to wear a mask in public 😷
Face coverings are now mandated statewide while waiting in line, using public transport and some work settings.
DACA has been preserved by a 5-4 decision led by Justice Roberts. A big win for immigrant rights.
Chief Justice John Roberts was the swing vote in the 5-4 decision, which deals a big legal defeat to President Donald Trump on the issue of immigration.
No employment discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation allowed under federal law.
Justice Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's first nominee to the Supreme Court, delivered an opinion Monday that will change how more than 7 million LGBTQ individuals will live and work in the United States.
National chains' losses are covered by large insurance policies. But the financial impact on small businesses varies widely.
Orange County is resuming evictions.
We are sheltering at home just like you and are just as concerned as you are about what this pandemic may mean to us and our loved ones. One of the key issues to review, create and/or amend is estate planning, including figuring out who will take care of our loved ones in case something happens to us, how to ease their burden by avoiding probate, and preparing powers of attorney to help them make decisions for us in case we can no longer do so. Let’s take this time to retake control of our lives and create an action plan. We can get through this, together. Call/text us at 818-945-0998 to schedule a free virtual consultation to learn more.
This article stresses the importance of estate planning - otherwise the results can be disastrous. I hear even more horrifying stories every day. Don’t be one of them. Contact me to discuss yours.
‘His son is the executor of the will and has made no mention of us inheriting anything once it sells.’
The full whistleblower complaint about President Trump's dealings with Ukraine about an investigation into Joe and Hunter Biden.
The inquiry into President Trump has the potential to reshape his presidency. Here’s how impeachment works.
"Employment in the marijuana industry may constitute conduct that violates federal controlled substance laws," the USCIS said.
California lawmakers are considering a bill that would lower the current blood-alcohol limit, thus reducing the amount of alcohol you can legally have in your system while behind the wheel.
Some of the new laws taking effect January 1 in California
From home cooks selling food to who gets a pet in a divorce, here's a look at changes coming to California in the new year.
Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a joyous New Year!
The federal courts will be closed on December 5th to honor the memory of President HW Bush
The Trump administration on Monday is expected to announce an end to the temporary protected status that now shields more than 260,000 Salvadorans living in the U.S. from being deported. They are expected to allow Salvadorans currently covered by the program time to make plans for leaving.
Happy New Year! Here is a summary of the new laws taking effect January 1 in California. But during the current merriment season please remember an old one still in effect: driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol is a crime.
Starting Jan. 1, Californians’ lives will be governed by hundreds of new laws including new controls on concealed weapons, unprecedented state protections for those in the U.S. illegally, an increase in the minimum wage, legal sales of recreational marijuana and even a new state dinosaur.
Passage is imminent. This is what it means for individuals & small businesses.
More changes may still be made, but Senate Republicans hope to vote this week on a tax reform bill that differs in key ways from a tax bill passed by the House earlier this month.
RIP, your honor.
Harry Pregerson, one of the most liberal federal appeals court judges in the nation, dead at 94
A woman faces federal charges alleging she posed as an attorney and defrauded immigrants.
Following the Trump Administration's announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program will be phased out, a Los Angeles-based immigration lawyer is warning applicants to avoid falling victim...
Experts say the unique nature of Harvey’s devastation means most home owners aren't covered.
Statement of ABA President Hilarie Bass Re: Pardon of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio « ABA News Archives
WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2017 – The American Bar Association is disappointed that a pardon was granted to former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio. While the Constitution affords the president broad powers to pardon, the ABA believes this authority should be used in a manner that does not undermine the public’...
After months of winding through the courts, the so-called "watered down," revised version of President Donald Trump's fiercely litigated travel ban will finally go into effect at 8 p.m. ET Thursday.
He was not allowed to practice law because only whites and blacks were allowed to obtain law licenses back then. Now Sei Fujii has been posthumously admitted to the bar 60 decades after his death.
Japanese-American civil rights activist brought a case that overturned the Alien Land Law in a landmark ruling by the California Supreme Court. The same court granted the law license Wednesday.
A true champion of civil rights responsible for desegregating schools and decriminalizing racially mixed marriages. RIP
Mr. Coleman’s experiences with bigotry informed his efforts in three major civil rights cases before the United States Supreme Court.
Flying direct to the U.S. from major airports in the Middle East and North Africa just got more complicated.
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How will California's 2017 laws affect you?
Starting Jan. 1, Californians’ lives will be governed by hundreds of new laws including added controls on guns, harsher sanctions against criminals, extra restrictions on ride-hailing firms such as Uber and Lyft, and a boost in the minimum wage. We read every new law so you don’t have to.
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