Litigation Strategy

Litigation Strategy

The challenges in a motion to strike or a demur is that in the early stages, the pleadings are taken as if everything said in the pleading (being the complaint) is true. You cannot bring in extrinsic evidence to argue or try to change or go in derogation of what’s in the complaint and what’s been pled.

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California Property Title Transfers

California Property Title Transfers

Transferring a California title of real estate can appear to be a complicated venture, particularly if you’re not familiar with the process. However, if you’re familiar with the process, it can be very simple. It can be done directly by the home or property owner in most

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Joint Tenancy Law in California

Joint Tenancy Law in California

The vast majority of joint tenancies in California are used as a will substitute among family members, according to the California Legislature. In a joint tenancy, the surviving member among the title holders will inherit the property. An alternative method is to hold the property as tenants in common, in which case each party owns a percentage interest in the property.

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How Do I Get Someone Out of My Property When They Refuse To Leave?

Most of the time when someone is residing in a residence/commercial space as a tenant there is a lease or rental agreement in place. However, at times there may be neither.

In these cases, the law will likely support a finding that the tenant is a month-to-month “tenant at will”.  This is the default category for tenancies not supported by a written lease agreement in which the occupying party was initially welcome on the premises.

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