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Government, 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Chalking Tires

Nov. 21, 2022
By Jeremiah Johnson

For now, the Circuits are split on this issue, and we will have to wait and see if the Supreme Court will take the time to dra...

U.S. Supreme Court, Native Americans, Family

A matter of life or death

Nov. 16, 2022
By Timothy Sandefur

SCOTUS should strike down ICWA’s race-based burdens

Law Practice, Appellate Practice

Practice tips for a great opening statement

Nov. 14, 2022
By Dan L. Stanford

Don’t start out with or use the phrase, “the evidence will show.” It’s weak.

Health Care & Hospital Law

AB-35 makes historic amendments to MICRA statutes

Nov. 11, 2022
By H. Thomas Watson, Lacey L. Estudillo

Defendants should expect the number of medical malpractice cases filed to decrease in 2022 and increase in 2023 once AB-35 tak...

U.S. Supreme Court, Native Americans

Supreme Court to hear constitutional challenge to the Indian Child Welfare Act

Nov. 9, 2022
By Gabriela H. Shapiro, Michael C. Kelley

The conflict between the states, such as California, which support ICWA and those who challenge it, presents a stark contrast.


Government, DJ MCLE Roundtable, Civil Rights

Our expert panel explores the legal pitfalls and professional ramifications of facilitating access to gender-affirming care in...

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Community News


Mobile messaging and e-discovery

Nov. 21, 2022

So, just like social media posts and other forms of digit...

By Gail A. Andler, Daniel B. Garrie

Selected issues in malicious prosecution cases

Nov. 9, 2022

In the words of the California Supreme Court: “The malici...

By Reza Torkzadeh, Allen P. Wilkinson

How to analyze a move-away case in family court

Nov. 2, 2022

Decisions regarding where children should live when one p...

By Anne K. Richardson

Discipline Report

October 2022

Oct. 7, 2022

August Discipline 2022

Aug. 11, 2022

July Discipline 2022

Jul. 11, 2022

June Discipline 2022

Jun. 13, 2022