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Special Coverage


Charles T. Munger, 1924 - 2023

Nov. 28, 2023
By David Houston

Investor and philanthropist Charlie Munger founded Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP and was the longtime chairman of the Daily J...


Judges and Judiciary

A flicker of hope?

Dec. 4, 2023
By Arthur Gilbert

We all know that A.I. can call up so many more items of information than any human brain can. Some responses to my past column...


The little hearsay exception that couldn’t

Nov. 30, 2023
By Ashfaq (Ron) G. Chowdhury

A recommendation to recognize an exception to the hearsay rule for a present sense impression lacked support, and § 1243 never...

Technology, Corporate

Great governance holds the key to “good” AI

Nov. 29, 2023
By Sara L. Terheggen

In assessing AI’s data and functionality and its intersection with current and future regulatory compliance, it is important f...

Year in Review Column, Securities

The SEC’s recent enforcement actions confirm whistleblower protections

Nov. 28, 2023
By Deeksha Kohli, Thomas A. Zaccaro

In the SEC’s last fiscal year alone, the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower received a record 18,000 tips (or approximately 70 ...


Guide to Family Court “Buzzwords” (Part 2)

Nov. 28, 2023
By Patti C. Ratekin

The purpose of this guide is to provide an instant definition of most of the common terms and “buzzwords” heard in a Family La...


Technology, Law Practice, Ethics/Professional Responsibility

WATCH NOW: Ready to deploy new technologies to simplify your work? Legal tech experts offer guidance in legal prompting and th...

Featured Content

Community News

State Bar & Bar Associations, Community News

San Diego County Bar Association elects 2024 officers

Nov. 22, 2023
By Douglas Saunders Sr.


Liquidated damages could undo a settlement agreement

Nov. 30, 2023

When a settlement agreement negotiated at a mediation inc...

By Abraham Kahn

Guide to Family Court “Buzzwords” (Part 2)

Nov. 28, 2023

The purpose of this guide is to provide an instant defini...

By Patti C. Ratekin

Guide to Family Court “Buzzwords” (Part 1)

Nov. 27, 2023

The purpose of this guide is to provide an instant defini...

By Patti C. Ratekin

Discipline Report

December 2023

Nov. 30, 2023

November 2023

Oct. 27, 2023

October 2023

Sep. 27, 2023

October 2023

Sep. 27, 2023

September 2023

Aug. 29, 2023

August 2023

Jul. 26, 2023