The California state legislature, local government entities, and state and federal courts are constantly changing the environment in which our clients operate on a daily basis and plan their future strategic direction. One way our attorneys provide superior value is by authoring articles in professional journals and legal newspapers that provide both context and analysis on a wide range of critical issues impacting public and private entities. Our most recent published articles are provided below, alphabetized by area of law. Prior articles are available in the annual archives in the left column or via the search function on our website. If you have a question about one of our articles or would like one of our attorneys to write an article for your publication, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Proposition 65 After 40 Years: Public Benefit or Enrichment for a Few?January 11, 2018The California Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, more commonly known as Proposition 65, has become a staple of California’s legal, and consumer products, landscape for over 4o years. Although the law in some instances has helped reduce the amount of certain chemicals, such as lead, in some consumer products, it has also generated a cottage industry of citizen plaintiffs and ... read more
- Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Today’s Headlines Create Opportunities for Change for EmployersDecember 14, 2017Sexual harassment is suddenly a hot topic. With the "#MeToo" movement sweeping across social media, the "Silence Breakers" on the cover of TIME, and new allegations of sexual improprieties against high-profile individuals in the news seemingly every day, many employers are reassessing their risks. To help private and public employers better understand and address sexual harassment in the ... read more