I’m the Lucky One; a story of hope and healing

Greetings! I'm excited and proud to publish my first ebook, I'm the Lucky One; a story of hope and healing. This is the first in a series of books I intend to publish chronicling my journey of self-discovery, empowerment and healing. Please also check out our not-for-profit organization YesHope.org which is committed to sharing the [...]

By | 2020-04-05T09:34:16-08:00 April 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I’m the Lucky One; a story of hope and healing

California Conservatorships – What to do when a family member or loved one needs help

You might get that dreaded 3am phone call.  It’s never good news. Your parent, spouse or partner has finally succumbed to dementia or another debilitating illness, or your child has been in an accident that has left them incapacitated. After getting your loved one stabilized, you are told by doctors that normal functioning may be [...]

By | 2020-01-02T12:29:00-08:00 January 2nd, 2020|Estate Planning, living trust, responsibilities of trustee, trustee, Wills and Trusts|Comments Off on California Conservatorships – What to do when a family member or loved one needs help

What Businesses Should Know About the California Consumer Privacy Act

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), or AB-375 as it is officially known, was enacted in 2018 and goes into effect on January 1, 2020. This landmark legislation provides the broadest protections for consumers’ personal information of any state in the country. For California consumers, it is a game-changer. For many companies who do business [...]

By | 2020-01-02T11:41:16-08:00 December 18th, 2019|Business Contracts, Business Formation, Business Law, Contract law, Contracts, Corporate Law|Comments Off on What Businesses Should Know About the California Consumer Privacy Act

NON-JUDICIAL FORECLOSURE IN CALIFORNIA

Introduction Consider the typical situation when a person wishes to purchase a home. The purchaser typically puts a certain amount of money down, say 10% of the purchase price, and finances the remaining 90% through a loan from a bank or other mortgage lender. The purchaser then signs a promissory note in favor of the [...]

By | 2019-11-27T14:19:33-08:00 November 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NON-JUDICIAL FORECLOSURE IN CALIFORNIA

2019 – A Vintage Year for Irrevocable Living Trusts

Although California produces stellar wine vintages year after year, there has been relatively little production of anything new or positive for California non-grantor trusts. But the landscape has changed, the conditions are ideal, and the time is ripe. A recent crop of legislation and cases, including California’s new Uniform Trust Decanting Act and the Paula [...]

By | 2019-11-15T09:10:22-08:00 November 15th, 2019|Estate Planning, living trust, revocable trust, Wills and Trusts|Comments Off on 2019 – A Vintage Year for Irrevocable Living Trusts