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Los Angeles Lawyer
The Magazine of the Los Angeles County Bar Association

 
   
 

Table of Contents

November 2010     Vol. 33, No. 8

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  Features
 
 

Super Powers
Recent court decisions confirm that a trial court's inherent powers extend to termination of litigation

By Justin M. Goldstein and Noah PĂ©rez-Silverman

Location Location Location
California law, in contrast to federal rules, leaves little time at the initiation of a lawsuit for enforcing a forum-selection clause

By Julie J. Bisceglia

Death of Copyright
Has an unbroken string of federal court decisions effectively denied screenwriters protection against infringement by studios?

By Steven T. Lowe

Special Section
Semiannual Guide to Expert Witnesses

 
  Departments  
 

Barristers Tips
How to Prepare for Direct Examination of a Witness
By Devon Myers

Practice Tips
The Limits on Employer Deductions from Pay in California
By Steven G. Pearl

Practice Tips
The Immigration Status of Plaintiffs in Personal Injury Actions
By Cedric M. Shen and Humberto R. Gray

LACB Foundation
2009-2010 Fund Drive Results

By the Book
The Essential Guide to California Restaurant Law
Reviewed by Gordon Eng

Closing Argument
Leveraging Justice with the Justice Gap Fund
By Assemblymember Mike Feuer, Holly J. Fujie, and Rex S. Heinke

 
 

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