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general/Expert Testimony

A paradigm shift on experts and hearsay in civil cases?

By Gary A. Watt

general/Alternative Dispute Resolution

Jumping the gun on arbitrability in the 9th Circuit

By Michael McCauley, Daniel McMillan


Additional insureds and bad faith

By Kirk A. Pasich

general/Criminal Practice

Learn the basics of Marsden motions

By Gregg L. Prickett

general/Appellate Practice

When the 9th Circuit turns to the California Supreme Court

By Peder K. Batalden, Felix Shafir

general/Family Law

Spousal support and ‘changed circumstances’

By Robert A. Roth

general/Legal Malpractice

The timeliness of attorney malpractice claims

By Scott P. Dixler


Insurance policies and breach of contract exclusions

By Shaun H. Crosner

special/Competence Issues (Addressing Substance Abuse and Physical/Mental Impairment)

Mindfulness: What to Do When the Need for Help Arises

participatory/Appellate Practice

Evolving First and Second Amendments

By David Kopel, Paul Alan Levy


Appointment of discovery referees

By Patricia M. Lucas, Gary Nadler

participatory/Appellate Practice

Arcane Clauses Employed

By Zachary Clopton, Sophia Lakin, Theresa Lee

participatory/Appellate Practice

PAGA prevails; Takings doctrine gets trickier

By Glenn Danas, Bryan W. Wenter


Misconceptions about an insurer’s duty to defend

By Dominic Nesbitt

special/Legal Ethics

Partners, associates and ethics

By J. Randolph Evans, Shari Klevens


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