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general/Insurance

Additional insureds and bad faith

Sep. 8, 2017
By Kirk A. Pasich

Review a new ruling dealing with when an insurer breaches its duty to defend an additional insured.

general/Criminal Practice

Learn the basics of Marsden motions

Aug. 28, 2017
By Gregg L. Prickett

The objective of this article and accompanying self-study test is to review how a court handles a criminal defendant's motion under People v. Marsden to have appointed counsel replaced by a different counsel.


general/Appellate Practice

When the 9th Circuit turns to the California Supreme Court

Aug. 25, 2017
By Peder K. Batalden, Felix Shafir

Recent cases suggests that the 9th Circuit might be applying a less stringent standard for when it feels obliged to certify a question about California law to the state high court

general/Family Law

Spousal support and ‘changed circumstances’

Aug. 21, 2017
By Robert A. Roth

Earn MCLE learning about the changed circumstances test — the benchmark for modification motions in family law cases.


general/Legal Malpractice

The timeliness of attorney malpractice claims

Aug. 18, 2017
By Scott P. Dixler

Earn MCLE credit reviewing the applicability of the “continuous representation” rule.

general/Insurance

Insurance policies and breach of contract exclusions

Aug. 11, 2017
By Shaun H. Crosner


general/Discovery

Appointment of discovery referees

Jul. 24, 2017
By Patricia M. Lucas, Gary Nadler

Learn about the source of a court’s authority to appoint a referee, the scope of referee appointment orders, and referees’ powers.

general/Insurance

Misconceptions about an insurer’s duty to defend

Jul. 14, 2017
By Dominic Nesbitt

In spite of the Supreme Court’s continuing reaffirmation of the broad “potential for coverage” standard, policyholders continue to hold many misconceptions about when a duty to defend is owed.


general/Insurance

Misconceptions about an insurer’s duty to defend

Jul. 14, 2017
By Dominic Nesbitt

In spite of the Supreme Court’s continuing reaffirmation of the broad “potential for coverage” standard, policyholders continue to hold many misconceptions about when a duty to defend is owed.

general/Criminal Law

The CFAA and the ‘inside hacker’ problem

Jun. 30, 2017
By Nimrod Haim Aviad, Janet I. Levine

Today, some consider the CFAA to be "one of the most far-reaching criminal laws in the United States Code"; others call it "the worst law in technology."