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San Diego Real Estate Law Attorneys
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Result Oriented Marketing
23 May 2017 at 3:44pm
Scott McMillan, La Mesa attorney, founded Result Oriented Marketing to provide resources for smal...

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Aggravated DUI
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California Published News


Judicial Council meeting
by Lynne Mayo
24 May 2018 at 3:00pm
Judicial Council meeting will be held in Sacramento.

Holiday: Courts closed
by Lynne Mayo
25 Dec 2017 at 3:00pm
California courts will be closed.

Beyond the Bench Conference
by penne soltysik
19 Dec 2017 at 4:00pm
Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego

Historic Mariposa Courthouse Evacuated as Firefighters Battle Wildfire
by Merrill Balassone
21 Jul 2017 at 7:47pm
Officials say the county courthouse, the state's oldest, could re-open Monday.

Judicial Profile: Harry S. Jacobs
by Daily Journal
21 Jul 2017 at 7:01pm
(Subscription required) Superior Court Judge Harry L. Jacobs has overseen just about every type o...

Opinion: State Bar bill will benefit us all
by Daily Journal
21 Jul 2017 at 7:00pm
(Subscription required) On July 17, the State Assembly Judiciary Committee unanimously voted in f...

Kamala Harris and Rand Paul Introduce National Bail Reform Bill
by KQED
21 Jul 2017 at 5:45pm
A bill introduced Thursday by California Sen. Kamala Harris, a Democrat, and Kentucky Sen. Rand P...

Parents Need Not Be Blameworthy to Lose Custody
by Met News
21 Jul 2017 at 5:25pm
Dependency jurisdiction may be exercised over a child whom the parents cannot control without a f...

Who Says California's Bar Exam Is Too Tough?
by The Recorder
21 Jul 2017 at 12:33am
Over the last year California?s bar exam has been scrutinized and vilified. But that hasn?t stopp...

Opinion: Kamala Harris and Rand Paul: To Shrink Jails, Let?s Reform Bail
by New York Times
20 Jul 2017 at 8:52pm
Our justice system was designed with a promise: to treat all people equally. Yet that doesn?t hap...

Council to Consider Updates to Trial Court Funding
by California Courts Newsroom
20 Jul 2017 at 7:08pm
The Judicial Council at its July 27-28 business meeting will consider proposed updates to part of...

National Legal News


Spicer resigns as an embattled Trump shakes up his press and legal teams
by Noah Bierman , Brian Bennett
21 Jul 2017 at 11:55pm

President Trump?s well-known but increasingly sidelined press secretary, Sean Spicer, resigned ab...



Could Trump pardon himself? No president ever has, and legal opinions are mixed
by Kurtis Lee
21 Jul 2017 at 10:55pm
In recent days, President Trump has asked advisers about his ability to pardon family and even hi...

Who is new White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci?
by Matt Pearce
21 Jul 2017 at 8:55pm

They call him the Mooch.

Anthony Scaramucci (pronounced scare-uh-MOOCH-ee), a New York financier,...



State Department will ban U.S. citizens from traveling to North Korea
by Tracy Wilkinson
21 Jul 2017 at 8:15pm

The State Department said Friday it will prohibit U.S. citizens from traveling to North Korea sta...



In Seattle, vouchers let voters steer city money to political campaigns. But ...
by Rick Anderson
21 Jul 2017 at 8:00pm

The nation?s first ?political voucher? system ? a coupon of sorts that lets voters direct public ...



As freedom awaits, newly paroled O.J. Simpson isolated at prison for his prot...
by David Montero
21 Jul 2017 at 6:35pm

O.J. Simpson was on the move again ? this time to his own cell in the Lovelock Correctional Facil...



'I don't even know what we're proceeding to next week.' Obamacare vote nears ...
by Noam N. Levey
21 Jul 2017 at 6:20pm

As the Senate hurtles toward a potential vote next week to roll back the Affordable Care Act, Rep...



Trump?s lawyers looking for conflicts of interest among Mueller?s investigators
by Associated Press
21 Jul 2017 at 12:00pm

President Trump's legal staff is evaluating potential conflicts of interest among members of spec...



Hurtling toward a showdown with the special counsel
by David Lauter
21 Jul 2017 at 11:00am

Donald Trump?s career before his election was shaped by a few massive, risky gambles ? at least o...



'I had to photograph this shocking event.' What one journalist remembers 50 y...
by Steve Padilla
21 Jul 2017 at 10:00am

In 1967, a young photographer working for a suburban Michigan newspaper lived just blocks from th...



As Trump wages war on legal marijuana, military veterans side with pot
by Evan Halper, Lauren Rosenblatt
21 Jul 2017 at 10:00am

The Trump administration?s attack on legal marijuana, already stymied by large states determined ...



Trump's war with his Justice Department: Just his latest with major instituti...
by Brian Bennett, Noah Bierman
20 Jul 2017 at 11:35pm

It would be hard to find someone more loyal to President Trump than Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions.

He ...


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Ruling against David Hunter aka Darren Chaker Assault Weapon charge
La Mesa attorney Scott McMillan defeated Darren Chaker in the landmark decision of Chaker v. Mateo (2012) 209 Cal. App. 4th 1138; 147 Cal. Rptr. 3d 496; 2012 Cal. App. LEXIS 1049; 40 Media L. Rep. 2703

Law Press Releases


D?Amore Personal Injury Law, LLC Files Law Suit against Maryland...

High speed police chase led to death of innocent bystander.

(PRWeb July 21, 2017)

Read the full sto...



The Margarian Law Firm Files Suit against Canada Dry Ginger Ale for...

The class action lawsuit alleges that the famous Canada Dry Ginger Ale contains no ginger in the ...



Conroe Family Loses 3 Children To Tragic House Fire

Texas based law firm, Godsey Martin, P.C. has teamed up with local radio station Majic 102.1 to h...



A Former Debt Collector Gets a Phone Call - from a Debt Collector

Consumer Financial Protection Attorney Mike Cardoza would turn the tables on each and every debt ...



Greenberg Traurig Celebrates 15th Anniversary of ?Women of the...

The Orlando office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig recently hosted a reception celebr...



ImageRights Acquires Image Witness, Strengthens Image Search...

Solidifies ImageRights? Leadership Position in Copyright Enforcement

(PRWeb July 21, 2017)

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FDAnews Announces ? Using CDRH?s Medical Device Quality Data to...

For device makers who don?t know the red flags, warning letters and 483s await. Here?s the simple...



Jeffrey M. Williams Named President of AAML Pennsylvania Chapter

Williams Family Law managing partner leads statewide chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial L...



McHenry County Law Firm Announces Hiring of New Family Law / Estate...

Botto Gilbert Lancaster, PC, welcomes attorney Elizabeth M. Ellis to the firm

(PRWeb July 20, 2017...



Appleton Attorney Elected to Leadership Post in Litigation Section of...

Herrling Clark Partner Kristen Scheuerman named Treasurer of Litigation Section Board of Governor...



San Diego?s Top Directors Honored at 2017 Director of the Year Awards

Six leading directors, nominated by their boardroom peers, are being recognized for outstanding p...



Greenberg Traurig?s Stephen Paffrath and Michael Lane to Participate...

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP?s Stephen Paffrath and Michael D. Lane will participate on...


California Law News


For Federal Tax Purposes, All Legal Same-Sex Marriages Will Be Recognized
by Mitchell A. Port
30 Aug 2013 at 1:18pm
The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) ruled yesterday that s...

Want to Stay in the Loop on #ABAannual? Follow @RecorderTweets
by The Recorder
8 Aug 2013 at 10:56pm

Justice Anthony Kennedy, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Attorney General Er...



CA Supreme Court Entertains Prop 8 Backers' Stay Request
by The Recorder
13 Jul 2013 at 12:10am

[Cheryl Miller]

In what appears to be a last-gasp effort to save Proposition 8, same-sex marriage...



Name Surfaces For Fogel's Seat
by The Recorder
14 May 2013 at 12:23am

[Vanessa Blum]

The White House at long last is closing in on a pick to fill the Northern Distric...



Technology Revolution a Challenge Even for Larry Sonsini
by The Recorder
20 Apr 2013 at 12:36am

[Scott Graham]

The lawyer most responsible for developing Silicon Valley's culture of entrepreneu...



DA Regrets Misconduct, Supreme Court Says Not So Fast
by The Recorder
19 Apr 2013 at 11:19pm

[Scott Graham]

When the Sixth District Court of Appeal found ?flagrant? prosecutorial misconduct ...



Budget Chair Slams Courts for 'Irresponsible' Spending
by The Recorder
4 Apr 2013 at 1:16am

[Cheryl Miller]

Wednesday?s hearing of the subcommittee overseeing California courts started off ...



Meet Tigar, Hear Him Purr
by The Recorder
29 Mar 2013 at 11:48pm

[Vanessa Blum]


There was a yin and yang to U.S. District Judge Jon Tigar?s investiture ceremony T...



Lucasfilm Pregnancy Case Heading Back to Trial Court
by The Recorder
28 Mar 2013 at 1:26am

[Scott Graham]

The California Supreme Court may be feeling some pregancy discrimination fatigue....



Is New Funding Formula Key to Governor's Judicial Happiness?
by The Recorder
27 Mar 2013 at 2:51am

[Cheryl Miller]

In the quest to answer Governor Jerry Brown's call to make trial court funding m...



High Court Weighs Domestic Violence Case That Helped Unseat Hallinan
by The Recorder
6 Mar 2013 at 3:37am

[Scott Graham]

Ten years ago, the domestic violence murder of Claire Joyce Tempongko helped brin...



Gifts Made By Personal Check
by Mitchell A. Port
29 Dec 2012 at 5:30pm
Your 2012 gifts made with a personal check may be treated as being made in 2013 unless you follow...

Drudge Retort


Trump: I Have 'Complete Power to Pardon'
by Doc_Sarvis
22 Jul 2017 at 3:21pm
A combative President Trump, reflecting growing pressure from the FBI's investigation of possible...

Sessions Discussed Trump Campaign with Russia
by tonyroma
22 Jul 2017 at 3:21pm
Russia's ambassador to Washington told his superiors in Moscow that he discussed campaign-related...

People: Donald Trump Jr. 'Miserable'
by rcade
22 Jul 2017 at 1:38pm
A friend of the Trump brothers tells People they hate their role as First Sons: "Eric and Don, th...

Texas Falls to 39th in Job Growth
by rcade
22 Jul 2017 at 1:15pm
Richard Parker, Dallas Morning News: After years of leading the nation's job growth, Texas has no...

Obama Had Counter-Plan for Election Day Cyberattack
by Gal_Tuesday
22 Jul 2017 at 11:30am
President Obama's White House quietly produced a plan in October to counter a possible Election D...

Carrier Cuts 300 Jobs in Indy; Where's Trump?
by 726
22 Jul 2017 at 3:31am
Carrier plans to eliminate 338 jobs at its Indianapolis furnace factory Thursday -- and the timin...

Trump Admin Using ObamaCare Funds for Sabotage
by rcade
22 Jul 2017 at 3:14am
Sam Stein, Daily Beast: The Trump administration has spent taxpayer money meant to encourage enro...

Teen Electrocuted After Taking Phone to Bathtub
by J_Tremain
22 Jul 2017 at 1:32am
As she often did, 14-year-old Madison Coe ran a bath to unwind before bed. She took her phone int...

Cop Caught on Bodycam Planting Drugs
by MrSilenceDogood
22 Jul 2017 at 12:31am
New video casts a glaring light on Baltimore Police practices as the department and city grapple ...

Trump Cares About Looking Good, Not Doing Good
by lamplighter
21 Jul 2017 at 11:33pm
Timothy L. O'Brien, Bloomberg: President Donald Trump was enjoying a steak in the White House on ...

Trump Admin Retreats Against Cyberattacks
by 726
21 Jul 2017 at 10:33pm
The Trump administration is retreating from defending the United States from hackers at the same ...

A Party Working On Real Problems We Face
by Gal_Tuesday
21 Jul 2017 at 9:32pm
Rick Wilson: With both sides so deeply sunk in their own current political pathologies and dilemm...

Latest Jobs


Attorney Position (San Diego)
22 Jul 2017 at 4:56am
Attorney position open. Attorney must be willing to work on a commission basis, earning his share...

Legal Assistant-Secretary (San Diego)
22 Jul 2017 at 4:26am
Bilingual legal assistant-secretary wanted. Applicant must be a fast typist, energetic and have s...

Work for self, no startup fees (Any)
22 Jul 2017 at 2:17am
Work from home, part-time or fulltime, flexible hrs, read a script on the telephone, , huge oppor...

Paralegal
21 Jul 2017 at 11:11pm
PARALEGAL POSITION AVAILABLE AT WELL-ESTABLISHED WORKERS' COMPENSATION LAW FIRM IN SAN DIEGO! Bou...

Litigation Legal Secretary (North County)
21 Jul 2017 at 10:44pm
Our client, in North County San Diego, is seeking a Litigation Legal Secretary with 1 to 3 years ...

EMPLOYMENT/LABOR LITIGATION ATTORNEY (Carmel Valley)
21 Jul 2017 at 9:53pm
Litigation attorney with 7-10 years of experience to handle employment litigation matters for a h...

Civil Litigation Attorney (San Diego)
21 Jul 2017 at 8:07pm
Large multi-office firm in Southern California is currently seeking Civil Litigation Attorneys fo...

Legal Secretary
21 Jul 2017 at 6:00pm
JOB SUMMARY: Legal secretaries at Troutman Sanders LLP are considered valuable assets to the org...

Family Law Paralegal (North County Coastal)
21 Jul 2017 at 5:32pm
Family Law Paralegal: North County Coastal Family Law firm is seeking a motivated and detail orie...

Of Counsel Position Civil Litigation
20 Jul 2017 at 11:33pm
Small but growing four attorney law firm in San Diego is currently seeking an experienced (5+ yea...

1-3 Year Litigation Attorney
20 Jul 2017 at 10:03pm
Boutique Civil Litigation Firm seeking litigation attorney candidates with 2 - 6 years of civil l...

Legal Secretary / Paralegal
20 Jul 2017 at 10:02pm
Mid-sized civil litigation law firm is in need of an experienced Legal Secretary. We are seeking ...

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Real Estate Partition
18 Jun 2016 at 7:07am
When relationships end there are often uncomfortable finical issues that must be addressed. For e...

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California Dependency Law.
7 Apr 2006 at 2:11pm
We have a dependency law case that we are defending.

Welcome to Fear Not Law's Law Discussion Forum
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Latest Law News


Parents can lose custody of troubled children despite no finding of fault: Ca...
21 Jul 2017 at 8:07pm

In its expansion quest, Dentons picks up Scotland?s largest independent law firm
21 Jul 2017 at 6:19pm

DLA Piper picks up Los Angeles-based boutique firm Liner
21 Jul 2017 at 6:18pm

Cafeteria committee comes with the job for Gorsuch
21 Jul 2017 at 5:35pm

Poland considers law forcing its top justices? resignations; ABA voices concern
21 Jul 2017 at 4:40pm
The upper house of Poland?s parliament is voting Friday on legislation that would force its 83 Su...

ExxonMobil fined $2M for Russia deals under Tillerson; oil giant sues US Trea...
21 Jul 2017 at 3:17pm

How does an entrepreneur know when to shift the business model?or completely ...
21 Jul 2017 at 1:00pm
Ari Kaplan spoke with Nehal Madhani, the founder and CEO of Alt Legal, an intellectual property d...

Houston police end use of drug tests that helped produce wrongful convictions
21 Jul 2017 at 12:00pm

ABA opposes 2 bills requiring states to recognize concealed-carry permits iss...
20 Jul 2017 at 9:10pm

OJ Simpson wins parole in unanimous vote by board
20 Jul 2017 at 8:25pm

Texas Southern?s law school receives ABA public censure after sex discrimina...
20 Jul 2017 at 7:14pm
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law has been publicly censured by the ABA?s...

Lawyer is accused of arranging sham marriage to gain immigration status for a...
20 Jul 2017 at 5:50pm

California Supreme Court


THE PEOPLE v. KIONGOZI JONES
(CA Supreme Court) - S075725

ALWIN CARL LEWIS v. THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY MEDICAL BOARD OF...
(CA Supreme Court) - S219811

MICHAEL WILLIAMS v. THE SUPERIOR COURT OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY MARSHALLS OF CA LLC
(CA Supreme Court) - S227228

Cleveland Nat. Forest v. San Diego Assn. of Governments
(CA Supreme Court) - S223603

CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST FOUNDATION v. SAN DIEGO ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS ...
(CA Supreme Court) - S223603

Williams v. Super. Ct.
(CA Supreme Court) - S227228

Assn. for L.A. Deputy Sheriffs v. Super. Ct.
(CA Supreme Court) - B280676

IN RE: ALBERT C.
(CA Supreme Court) - S231315

IN RE: Albert C.
(CA Supreme Court) - S231315

Lynch v. California Coastal Commission
(CA Supreme Court) - S221980

THE PEOPLE v. RUTHETTA LOIS HOPSON
(CA Supreme Court) - S228193

THE PEOPLE v. DAVID VALENCIA THE PEOPLE
(CA Supreme Court) - S223825 S223676

Latest Articles


P. v. Alatorre CA4/2
21 Jul 2017 at 11:52pm
A jury convicted defendant and appellant, Joel Alatorre, of victim intimidation by force or threa...

Murphey v. Shiomoto CA4/1
21 Jul 2017 at 11:51pm
In this appeal, we consider whether the trial court erred in granting a petition for writ of admi...

Lelito v. Mauritz CA4/1
21 Jul 2017 at 11:50pm
Lillian M. Lelito challenges an order denying her request for a permanent restraining order again...

Jose T. v. Superior Court CA2/3
21 Jul 2017 at 11:49pm
Petitioner is the father of two-year-old D.H. The juvenile court assumed jurisdiction of the chi...

In re X.M. CA5
21 Jul 2017 at 11:48pm
X.M. was the subject of a Welfare and Institutions Code section 602 petition, alleging he had com...
 
 
 
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