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Legal Alert 10/23/2014
Shopping Mall Owner Permitted to Sue Union Protesters for Trespass and Nuisance
Legal Alert 7/7/2014
California Supreme Court Upholds Design Professionals' Duty to Future Residential Purchasers
Legal Alert 9/3/2013
California Court of Appeal Opens the Door for Construction Defect Claims Outside of SB800
Legal Alert 6/12/2013
Court Upholds Validity of Landmark Water Transfer Agreement Providing Greater Certainty to California's Water Supply
Legal Alert 6/11/2013
California Court Upholds Contract Clause Shortening Time Limits for Construction Claims
Legal Alert 4/12/2013
Action Required by California Commercial Landlords: New California Law Goes Into Effect July 1, 2013, Requiring Accessibility Disclosures in Commercial Leases
Tom Gibbs 3/8/2013
The Strategic Tools for Successful Dispute Resolution

Allen Matkins litigator Tom Gibbs discussed strategic tools that parties can use to minimize the risks of litigation by ensuring that they are in a strong position should they have to go to court. By following a few simple practices, companies can minimize the risk of getting sued. These include: maintain your documents - especially confirming letters, tell your story clearly, and maintain your credibility.

Legal Alert 9/27/2012
California Property and Business Owners Gain Protection from Predatory ADA Lawsuits
Legal Alert 3/14/2012
Prop 65: State Law on Consumer Warning Labels Poses a Threat to Businesses
The Dukes v. Wal-Mart Decision: Impacts on Class Actions 2/21/2012
The Dukes v. Wal-Mart Decision: Impacts on Class Actions

This Supreme Court case, while in the employment context, has broader implications for all class action cases. The court case sheds light on the issues of class certification and the use of expert testimony. Attorney Marshall Wallace explains the impacts of this case on class action litigation.

Legal Alert 2/1/2012
Recent Seventh and Ninth Circuit Cases Affect Federal Equity Receiverships
Legal Alert 12/1/2011
California Court of Appeal Ruling on Insurance Coverage Issue Favors Policyholder: Tender Claims Early And Protect Your Right To A Complete Defense
This alert applies to companies facing litigation in which there may be insurance coverage.
Legal Alert 11/17/2011
California Court of Appeal issued another decision invalidating an alternative dispute resolution provision in CC&Rs
This alert applies to any company that develops, constructs or sells residential housing in California.
Legal Alert 8/17/2011
California Superior Court Invalidates Receiver’s Sale of Real Property Holding That the Sale of Collateral Over the Objection of the Borrower is Tantamount to Foreclosure
This alert applies to secured lenders and court-appointed real property receivers considering the disposition of receivership estate property by receiver’s sale.
Legal Alert 7/11/2011
AT&T v. Concepcion Supreme Court Decision Upholds Agreements to Arbitrate and Avoid Class Actions
Legal Alert 4/23/2007
You may have more parcels than you think! New cases are testing the legality of parcels created by older maps
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