Widely known as the “crim law bible,” this CEB classic answers virtually every question about criminal law practice in California.
"Even after almost 20 years of practice, it is the first place I start when I have a new issue and the first place I recommend that new lawyers look to help guide them in their research and practice."
—Sangeeta Sinha, Deputy Public Defender, San Francisco Public Defender's Office
Comprehensive, in-depth coverage (including forms) of probate practice and procedures, summary probate proceedings, and transfers outside of probate.
Everything you need to know about preparing for all aspects of a civil trial.
Get the book you need to accurately calculate, track, and comply with California and federal employee leave entitlements. Confidently advise employees or employers on any leave-related question, including litigating leave law claims. Make sure your clients are in compliance with all applicable regulations.
"I use the leave law book almost daily. I regularly field legal questions about FMLA, CFRA, reasonable accommodations, and pregnancy-related leave issues."
—Jannah Manansala, Weinberg, Roger and Rosenfeld, Alameda
The Fiduciary Accounting Handbook demystifies preparation of Probate Code accountings—assisting the work of professionals from probate judges to trust administration attorneys. With a fully revised chapter on court proceedings, the 2018 edition of the Handbook provides a step-by-step, schedule-by-schedule guide to preparing periodic accountings acceptable to the court and to affected parties.
Authors Stephen Kostka and Michael Zischke cover CEQA practice from all possible perspectives and provide you with invaluable practice tips and expert legal analysis. This definitive guide is the CEQA book often cited by the California Supreme Court.
Master the transfer of ownership interests due to death, disability, retirement, or other contingencies.
Successfully negotiate your way through the maze of administrative rules and regulations, handling whatever obstacles or problems arise in your client's administrative hearing.
Depend on this comprehensive guide for obtaining judicial review of state and local agency decisions. Includes in-depth treatment of applicable standards of review.
Litigate attorney fee awards with confidence using this comprehensive and nuanced guide, authored by recognized authority Richard M. Pearl.
Learn how to quickly evaluate a case and determine the appropriate range of damages in actions across many practice areas. Includes discussion of the taxability of settlements and judgments.
Get in-depth treatment of the major liability insurance cases and insurance statutes as well as full analysis of typical provisions of the standard automobile insurance policy.