Action Guides break down complex legal tasks into manageable steps, focusing on procedures and plans that help you complete time-sensitive matters on schedule and without problems. Within each guide, you’ll find comparisons of available options, details to consider, deadlines to meet, copies of legal forms to use, and case and treatise references.
A succinct, procedural roadmap for unlawful detainer actions from start to finish. Includes forms required by the Judicial Council and bankruptcy courts.
Explains how to identify and prepare evidentiary foundations in compliance with rules of evidence. Primarily for the attorney seeking to introduce evidence at trial but also includes grounds on which opposing counsel may object to admission of evidence. Includes judicial perspective.
This guide provides a step-by-step approach to postmortem trust administration for the surviving spouse when there is a revocable living trust with a married couple as settlors.
Gives a thorough checklist for managing all deadlines encountered after a complaint is filed, e.g., filing proof of service, answering a complaint, conducting discovery, noticing motions, as well as after litigation, e.g., appeals and enforcing judgment.
Describes available workers’ compensation benefits, plus procedures and deadlines for attorneys representing employees, employers, insurers, or lien claimants. Comprehensive coverage of SB 899 included.