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Los Angeles Lawyer

The Magazine of the Los Angeles County Bar Association


 

Table of Contents

April 2014     Vol. 37, No. 2

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  Features
 
 

Cleanup Act
AB 440 authorizes local governments, the DTSC, and the CEPA to compel cleanup of contaminated properties

By Sudhir Lay Burgaard

2013 Ethics Roundup
Legal ethics issues involving conflicts of interest, disqualification, malpractice, and loss of fees continue to affect attorneys in California

By John W. Amberg and Jon L. Rewinski

The Conscience of Arbitration
Courts continue to address the application of Concepcion to PAGA, UCL, and CLRA claims

By Steven G. Pearl

Special Section
Semiannual Guide to Expert Witnesses

By Steven G. Pearl

 
  Departments  
 

Barristers Tips
Steps for Taking a Deposition in Japan
By Andrew Y. Yen

Practice Tips
Analyzing What Makes a Business Arrangement a Franchise
By John M. Adsit

Practice Tips
Advocacy in an Era of Declining Jury Trials
By Judge Michael L. Stern

Closing Argument
The Ninth Circuit Rejects First Amendment Arguments in Favor of SOCE
By Brad Seiling and Justin Jones Rodriguez

 

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