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Procedural Posture

In construction defect litigation, appellant homeowner sued a general contractor and developer, who settled and assigned to the homeowner their cross-claims against respondent subcontractor. A jury found for the subcontractor, and the Superior Court of San Diego County, California, awarded attorney fees under Cal. Civ. Code § 1717. The homeowner sought review of the fee […]

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What Activities Are You Not Allowed to Do While on Workers Comp?
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What Activities Are You Not Allowed to Do While on Workers Comp?

Having to go on worker’s compensation is not exactly the most entertaining or pleasurable things you can do. Not only does it often involve rather significant and sometimes debilitating pain due to the injuries sustained on the job that lead to the compensation, but it also comes included with a number of things that you […]

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Are There Any Benefits to Filing Bankruptcy After Divorce?
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Are There Any Benefits to Filing Bankruptcy After Divorce?

Divorce is not always a messy thing, but it sure as heck has the potential to be. Divorces often come about as a result of falling out of love, but just as often, they come about as a result of something far more problematic occurring. But one thing that needs to be talked about more […]

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Procedural Posture

Defendant liability insurer refused to provide a defense in an action against plaintiff insured on the ground that the insured Salmon Norway, Inc. had failed to timely report the claim as required under the terms of two insurance policies issued by the insurer. The insured sued the insurer for breach of contract. The Los Angeles […]

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The insurer provided general liability insurance
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The insurer provided general liability insurance

Plaintiff insurer appealed a judgment of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County (California), which ruled that the insurer was entitled to equitable contribution from defendant coinsurers in an amount less than it had sought. The insurer provided general liability insurance policies to the operators of an oil refining and recycling business, who were sued […]

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Procedural Posture

Appellant sellers sought review of a jury verdict entered in the Superior Court of Los Angeles County (California), which awarded respondent buyers damages for fraud and breach of contract, plus punitive damages, in their cross-complaint filed against appellants regarding a dispute over appellants’ duty to guaranty the rent of two tenants. Overview Appellant sellers built […]

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Procedural Posture

In a diversity action for declaratory and injunctive relief pursuant to Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code, §§ 16600, 17200 wherein plaintiff former employee was attempting to invalidate an anti-competition covenant with defendant former employer, the employer sought summary judgment on the ground that a case or controversy no longer existed. Overview The employer was a […]

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5 Steps You Need to Take if Accused of Sexual Assault on Campus
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5 Steps You Need to Take if Accused of Sexual Assault on Campus

The majority of claims of sexual assault on campus are presented by women, with most of the accused male students. Therefore, it’s often the case that men must deal with this issue and appropriately respond to it should they be accused of sexual assault. In case you get accused of a sexual assault on or […]

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What Diseases can be Transferred in Utero?
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What Diseases can be Transferred in Utero?

The Majority of Babies Are Born Healthy, But Sometimes a Mother Will Pass an Infection to Her Baby During Pregnancy or childbirth. Expectant mothers have a lot to worry about, and that includes infectious diseases they may pass on to their unborn children during pregnancy or childbirth. Infants have immune systems that are not yet […]

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The Legal Changes Taking Place Across The Uk Through The Covid-19 Pandemic

While the COVID-19 pandemic began attacking the world at the beginning of the year, companies and businesses across the UK had to make changes to stay relevant. Most of them had no choice but to move online, with some switching to eCommerce for the first time since it was the only way that they could […]

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