2021 October

Plaintiff Oct21 cvr

Articles in this issue:

Let the sunshine in

Understanding and enforcing California Public Records Act requests

Miles B. Cooper

2021 October


Profile: David L. Winnett

Profile: David L. Winnett

Former prosecutor and defense attorney finds career fulfillment in plaintiffs’ firm with his name added to the door

Stephen Ellison

2021 October


Help the mediator help you

The importance of the mediation brief, knowing what really is confidential and what’s not, and the process of demands and offers

Arnie Levinson

2021 October


Overlooked aspects of opposing summary judgment motions

From timely notice to defendant’s failure to produce discovery needed by plaintiff to oppose MSJ

Brian J. Malloy

2021 October


Getting in the flow of mediation

A look at the mediation disclosure on confidentiality, the value of joint sessions, and how decision trees can be used in evaluating settlement offers

Kevin C. Coleman

2021 October


Thanks for the report

A guide to using Motion to Compel to secure defendant’s incident report; overcoming the common defense claim of privilege

Brendan Gannon
Nancy A. McPherson

2021 October


Emerging ethical considerations with indemnification and liquidated-damages clauses in PI settlement agreements

Think twice about signing releases in settlement agreements that include liquidated damages or indemnification provisions

Owili K. Eison

2021 October


Proving punitive damages in employment cases

Punitives should be at the forefront of your litigation strategy at every stage of your employment case

Joshua Cohen Slatkin

2021 October


Assessing property damages for California wildfire victims

Assessing property damages for California wildfire victims

Plaintiffs often assume the measure of property damage is replacement value – too often it is not

Lyssa Roberts
Melody Saadian

2021 October


Appellate Reports

Privette: The Supreme Court clarifies and narrows its exceptions

Jeffrey I. Ehrlich

2021 October

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