How California’s law enforcement officers are combatting human trafficking
District attorneys and law enforcement authorities from across the state convened a summit in downtown Los Angeles Friday aimed at coordinating efforts to combat human trafficking — one of a…
What prosecutors think about California's changing criminal justice laws
Fresno County Assistant District Attorney Steve Wright sits down with KSEE24's Evan Onstot to discuss recent changes to bail reform, pre-trial diversion and the felony murder law.
How to Report Social Security Fraud
Do you suspect someone of committing fraud, waste, or abuse against Social Security? SSA’s OIG Fraud Hotline takes reports of alleged fraud, waste, or abuse....
What is in the California Penal Code?
The California Penal Code provides the laws that govern the criminal system in California. The penal code itself does not include drug laws, which are found under the California Health and Safety Code, or laws pertaining to vehicles and driving on the road, which are found in the California Vehicle Code. Generally, the Penal Code …
Your Guide to Minnesota Insurance Fraud Laws
A person faking their own death for millions of dollars sounds like a movie plot, but life is often stranger than fiction. Federal courts recently sentenced a man to 41 months behind bars for faking his own death.
Inheritance Laws In California
Inheritance Laws In California - Laws of Succession If you leave your inheritance up the state of California to decide who gets what, courts will abided by t...
Seniors & the Law: A Guide for Maturing Californians
Aging presents its own legal challenges. We offer tips for seniors grappling with health issues, retirement and more.
How do I report securities fraud to the SEC?
How to Report Securities Fraud to the SEC To qualify for an award under the SEC Whistleblower Program, individuals must report securities fraud or securities law violations to the SEC on a Form TCR (Tip, Complaint or Referral). The program's rules require Form TCRs to be submitted through the SEC's Tips, Complaints and Referrals Portal…
What to do if Someone is Arrested in San Diego, California
Summer in San Diego goes hand in hand with beach parties, barbecues and outdoor festivals. Since many of these activities can include alcohol, there is an increased chance that even the most law-abiding person could find themselves on the wrong side of a set of handcuffs Our company provides misdemeanor DUI bail bonds, felony DUI bail bonds, bail bonds for assault charges and domestic violence bail bonds for all the San Diego jails. The good news is that San Diego bail bonds can…
What is Child Endangerment in California and What Are the Consequences?
For obvious reasons, the criminal justice system does not take crimes against children lightly, and the potential consequences for crimes involving children are generally much stricter than similar crimes committed against adults. Child endangerment laws are some of the strictest in states like California, where the alleged victim does not even need to have any …
Criminal Law Guide: Arrest Tips
Be polite and courteous with police Don't give any reason to escalate the situation. Don't complain about the stop or arrest or argue with the police. Stay calm; control your emotions. Stay in view
Family Law Attorney of Tustin, California
Parental rights are given to both the mother and father and are expected even if the parents are separated or divorced or unmarried to each other.
What California's New Window Law Means for Survivors
In October 2019, California's Governor Newsom signed AB 218 into law. This legislation extends the time that victims of child sexual abuse have to use the ci...
U.S. top court signals it will buttress anti-fraud securities laws
U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday appeared reluctant to further limit the scope of who can be held liable for violating laws that protect investors from securities fraud as they weighed an appeal by a New York investment banker who had been banned from the industry. Only eight of the nine justices
Why Law School Graduates Are Facing Employment Trouble
Employment trouble is a renowned issue for law school graduates.Here are some facts on why graduates are facing employment difficulties in the USA. .
Window to the Law: How to Avoid Wire Fraud in Transactions
Watch this month’s Window to the Law video to learn best practices for helping your clients avoid becoming victims of this fraud scheme, including a re-enact...
How California Overtime Laws Differ from Federal Laws
Learn more about overtime calculation in California and better understand the rules, regulations, requirements and differences that go with it.
Judge rules ex-Deutsche Bank traders can be prosecuted under wire fraud law for alleged 'spoofing'
The decision will allow a criminal case against two ex-Deutsche Bank traders, accused of manipulating precious metals futures markets from 2009 to 2011, to move forward.
How Campbell, California breaks the speed trap law
I may be returning to Campbell, California, and this time I decided to check out the city’s speed survey first. How else could I know what the speed limit signs really mean? California has strict rules governing city speed limits. Hopefully after seeing what I did you’ll be able to repeat the process with your …