2022 June

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Articles in this issue:
New developments in California wildfire law

New developments in California wildfire law

Presbyterian Camp and Conference Centers clarifies vicarious liability as it relates to causing wildfires

Lexi W. Myer
Janine A. Sperandeo

2022 June


Pay it forward: A call to action

Bicycling is the most energy-efficient means of transportation on the planet. We must use the wealth we gain from our clients’ misfortune to make our cities safer for all road users

Josh Cohen

2022 June


Attacking and supporting witness credibility

Many attorneys have difficulties rehabilitating their witnesses and tearing down the credibility of adverse witnesses

James Cooper

2022 June


Examinations under Evidence Code section 776

Examinations under Evidence Code section 776

Don’t call the defendant just because you can

Steven J. Kleifield

2022 June


Electric bicycles: It has a motor, but in California it’s not a motor vehicle

Electric bicycles: It has a motor, but in California it’s not a motor vehicle

How e-bikes are classified and the legal rules of the road for this fast-emerging mode of transportation

Nestor Schnasse

2022 June



Landlord-tenant sexual-harassment claims

Landlord-tenant sexual-harassment claims

Sexual harassment in rental housing is particularly insidious because “landlords exercise coercive power”

Jacqueline Ravenscroft

2022 June


Use gig companies’ trip histories to establish wage loss claims

Use gig companies’ trip histories to establish wage loss claims

The information available from the app-based company is different from typical paystubs

Jack Bollier
Phil Johnson

2022 June


Appellate Review

Can duress induced by a party’s own counsel void a settlement agreement?

Jeffrey I. Ehrlich

2022 June


“Lasching” out loud

Legal writing can best be described as persuasive legal and factual storytelling, and Edward Lascher’s writ-ing was genius

Dan Kelly

2022 June


Profile: Conor Kelly

Profile: Conor Kelly

Stepping out of his father’s shadow to make a name for himself serving clients

Stephen Ellison

2022 June


e-xhilarating

Examining common liability issues presented by e-bike cases

Miles B. Cooper

2022 June

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