Trial Lawyers vs Litigators

Trial Lawyers vs Litigators

“Trial lawyer” and “litigator” are often interchanged as though they mean the same thing. A litigator may be a great trial lawyer, and a trial lawyer may also be a great litigator. However, there are differences in the terminology.

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Usury Law in California

Usury Law in California

Imagine being a lender and loaning someone $100,000 and not being able to collect on the interest or even the original borrowed amount. Now imagine instead if you collected interest on that loaned amount, but due to violating a California law on the loan had to pay

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Collecting on Contract & Business Debts

Collecting on Contract & Business Debts

Running a business can be tough. Trying to get the clients to make ends meet is hard enough. When your clients or customers won’t pay, things are even worse. There are lots of options available to you in collecting from customers that won’t pay, but a good

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California Law and Cybersquatting

California Law and Cybersquatting

The practice that’s come to be known as cybersquatting began when most organizations were not aware of the commercial opportunities available on the internet. Many individuals decided to buy up domain names with the idea that when business owners began to look to register such domain names

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Civil Lawsuit Statute of Limitations and Time Limits by San Diego law firm Webb Law Group

SERVICE OF PROCESS Serve Defendant after Complaint Filed – 60 days after filing.  [Source: CRC 3.110] Serve Doe Defendant Added via Amended Complaint – 30 days after adding.  [Source: CRC 3.110(b)] Deadline to file Proof of Service of Summons and Complaint (proving to Court Defendant was served) – 60 days after serving

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What is the Unfair Competition Law in California?

Tom works for a marketing company that handles online marketing campaigns. His company has a general marketing strategy that they utilize in their business to successfully attract clients and effectively market them. Tom is laid off by his company and goes into business for himself. He ends

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What Does California Law Say About Cybersquatting?

With the internet growing more and more in usage for business purposes, it’s no surprise that more and more business litigation matters involve online crimes. Everything from website copyrights  and online marketing strategies to cases involving hacking and theft of online “property” are capable of being business

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How To Collect On a Promissory Note

A promissory note is a signed and legally binding document containing a written promise by the borrower to pay a stated sum to a specified person or the bearer at a specified date or on demand. Promissory notes are used for a wide variety of loans including

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How to Avoid Successor Liability

Imagine your company decides to purchase a business. The business is up for sale at a great price and seems a worthy investment for future revenue. You purchase the business, oversee a merger, and quickly begin to start generating revenue from your new enterprise. Everything seems great,

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Are Your Employees Committing Fraud?

You’ve worked hard to build your business into a successful organization that is run professionally and legally. If you’re like most legitimate business owners, you seek to run your business in a manner that makes money while adhering to basic standards of business ethics. More importantly, you

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How to Avoid Getting Sued

A lawsuit has the potential to be devastating for your business. You’ve worked hard to build your company into something that is financially successful and capable of building pride in yourself and the employees that work under you. There is no reason to put your business at

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How to Prepare for a Business Lawsuit

The best time to prepare for a business lawsuit is before you have been sued or the need arises to file a lawsuit against someone or a business. There are several ways to survive a business lawsuit after the process has started, but remembering to be proactive

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Sister-State or Domesticated Judgments

Have you obtained a Judgment against a Defendant who is either located in another state or whose assets are located outside of California?  OR Do you have a judgment from another state that you are trying to enforce in California with no results? Are you worrying that

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From Soft Drinks to Silicon Valley, a San Diego Business Attorney Believes that the Secret to Having the Edge in Business is Keeping Your Trade Secrets

The sweet-taste with the distinctive “kick” is one flavor many Americans wouldn’t forget.  It’s the taste that has earned Coca-Cola billions of dollars in sales.  The formula for Coca-Cola is also one of the best-kept trade secrets in American corporate folklore. Today, in the Information Age, the

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