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LOCATION: 555 Capitol Mall, Suite 1230, Sacramento, CA 95814
PHONE: (916) 996-0400 | FAX: (916) 668-5760

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Civil Procedure
Arbitration clauses are everywhere. Chances are that you are subject to a few without even knowing it. But what is arbitration, and how is it different from going to court? Arbitration is a form of alternative dispute resolution. Arbitration is often confused with mediation, which is a form of structured settlement negotiations. Instead, arbitration is...
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California Civil Discovery Overview In any lawsuit, there will likely be questions and documents that you do not have. Discovery is the process in a court case for obtaining information from the other side. Discovery can end up being a significant portion of any case. It is highly dependent on how complex the case is...
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As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, in approximately March 2020, the Superior Courts across California began suspending trials that were proceeding or set to go. A year later, in March 2021, there are still significant impacts on cases getting to trial. However, Sacramento County Superior Court, like many other counties, have attempted as best...
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Following is the 69th post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 1 – “Lawyer-Client Relationship,” focusing on the prohibition of an attorney limiting their liability to a client without adequate representation. This Rule of...
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Following is the 68th post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 1 – “Lawyer-Client Relationship,” focusing on the conditions that must be met when a law practice is sold. This Rule of Professional Conduct,...
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Following is the 67th post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 2 – “Counselor,” focusing on lawyers serving as temporary judges, referees, or court-appointed arbitrators. This Rule of Professional Conduct, as revised, is as...
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Following is the 66th post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 8 – “Maintaining the Integrity of the Profession” and focuses on judicial officials. This Rule of Professional Conduct, as revised, is as follows:...
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Following is the 64th post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 5 – “Law Firms and Associations,” focusing on financial and similar types of arrangements with nonlawyers. This Rule of Professional Conduct, as revised,...
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Following is the 62nd post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 7 – “Information About Legal Services,” focusing on restrictions placed upon firm names and trade names. This Rule of Professional Conduct, as revised,...
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Following is the 52nd post in a series from Parker Law Group about recent changes to the California Bar Association (CBA)’s Rules of Professional Conduct (RPC). This rule is found in Chapter 8 – “Maintaining the Integrity of the Profession,” focusing on false statements made while applying for admission to practice law. This Rule of...
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