|Homeowner, Real Estate, Private Nuisance||Spite Fence Law - California|
Building a 10 plus foot fence (or row of trees) with an intent to annoy a neighbor can violate the California spite fence law.
|Tort, Negligence, Vicarious Liability, Social Host Liability
Social Host Liability
legal update discusses that, starting 1/1/11, a "social host" may be
liable for alcohol-related injuries and damages caused by a person
under age 21 to whom the social host served alcohol per California
Civil Code Section 1714(d).
May be Able to Avoid Jail Time
relatively little known law, California
Penal Code Section 1170.9.
Code, Pedestrian Law
report details jaywalking
law in California.
Arm and Hand Signaling Law - California
article discusses whether a
person may be held liable for negligently gesturing to the other car
proceed when it was not safe to do so.
Resale Royalty Rights
article discusses little known legal obligations to artists
upon resale of art.
report describes the new cell phone driving
exceptions taking effect on July
1, 2008 in California.
Contract, Civil Cases
article discusses various easily avoidable time traps that can result
in devastating consequences to a legal claim or defense. Time
traps discussed include
statute of limitations, investigation delays, and untimely responses by
defendants to lawsuits.
risks of and strategies related cutting branches and/or roots of a
neighbor's tree that encroaches on your property.
This article discusses
collection options when informal collections have been unsuccessful or
for Homeowners Hiring
This article explains the
importance of verifying that workers at your home are licensed
I Tape Record a Harassing
article explains when a
California telephone caller has the right to tape record a telephone
conversation and whether or not it can be done secretly or
this checklist and keep one in the glove compartment of each of your
vehicles. That way, under the stress of an automobile accident, when
you are probably not thinking as clearly as normal, you'll have a
guideline or list of steps to take and a form to write
Your Good Name
Identity Theft Protection
Easy, Free Way to Collect
Motorist Coverage - Don't
be penny wise and pound foolish.
explains the wisdom of having substantial
uninsured motorist coverage protection on your automobile insurance
good news is that such coverage is relatively inexpensive to purchase.