New/Updated Workplace Laws for...

May 15, 2017 by

Starting some time in 2016, or as of January 1, 2017, there are almost two dozen new laws that impact California employers.  Brief...

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Purchasing Commercial Real Est...

Apr 25, 2017 by

In what form of ownership should one hold commercial investment property in California?  The options include owning property in one’s...

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What to Look for When Negotiat...

Apr 17, 2017 by

What is a term sheet and why is it important to an entrepreneur?  In short, a term sheet is a formal document that spells out the...

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Commissions, Overtime and Exem...

Mar 17, 2017 by

Employment commissions are defined in the California Labor Code.  Specifically, California Labor Code Section 2751 provides as...

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Date of Separation in Californ...

Feb 6, 2017 by

What is the legal “date of separation” in California, and why is it important for divorcing couples?  The date of separation...

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Private Equity Fund Formation

Jan 5, 2017 by

What is a private equity fund, and how is one formed? A private equity fund is an investment vehicle, whereby capital is used for...

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California Severely Limits The...

Jan 5, 2017 by

Starting January 1, 2017, California Labor Code, Section 925 generally prohibits choice of law or venue provisions in employment...

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