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Auto Burglary Crime in California

Auto Burglary Crime in California Auto Burglary Crime in California Auto burglary is one of the most common crimes in the world. In a state like California, where roughly 15 million cars are registered, car robbery is a common occurrence. California has instituted car burglary
Posted in General

Publicity Rights

Publicity Rights Publicity Rights It is common knowledge that public personals, such as celebrities or well known, respected individuals have publicity rights. However, when it comes to the promotional use of someone’s name or brand, ALL individuals have the right to control
Posted in Personal Law

Checklist: Business Formation License Permit

License Permit Checklist: Business Formation License Permit Thinking of starting your own business? It is imperative you make sure your paperwork is secured and ready to go. Various licenses, permits, and other legal documents are required to file before you start your
Posted in Business Law, Buying and Selling of Businesses

Commercial Properties and Estoppel Certificates

Commercial Properties and Estoppel Certificates Commercial Properties and Estoppel Certificates Estoppel certificates are particularly important when it comes to commercial property. Landlords, lenders, potential buyers and even tenants use Estoppel Certificates to sell, refinance, or transfer interests of commercial property. The information enclosed in Estoppel
Posted in Real Estate

An Artist’s Personal Manager

An Artist's Personal Manager An Artist’s Personal Manager In the entertainment business, the celebrity is the most profitable asset. Hence, there is a complex system that surrounds an artist in order for them to make the most money. One of the most important entities
Posted in Business Law, Entertainment Law

Rights of Privacy vs. Rights of Publicity

Rights of Privacy vs. Rights of Publicity Rights of Privacy vs. Rights of Publicity A person’s right to privacy is an innate and inherent right. Alternatively, the right of publicity is something that is built up through the effort to create profitability through one’s name, image or
Posted in Business Law, Entertainment Law, Personal Law

For Artists: Personal Manager’s Contract

Personal Manager’s Contract For Artists: Personal Manager’s Contract It is not uncommon for professional artists to hire the services of a personal manager to help manage and organize their careers. A manager can also help an artist open doors for new opportunities. A
Posted in Business Law, Entertainment Law, Personal Law

Transportation of The Controlled Substance

Transportation of The Controlled Substance Transportation of The Controlled Substance The production and use of illegal drugs is a topic that receives a lot of attention, but an equally important component of this supply chain is the transportation of the controlled substance. In California, Health
Posted in General, Litigation Series

ROTH Conversions and Why They May Not Work For You

ROTH Conversions ROTH Conversions and Why They May Not Work For You Sure, there are many advantages of ROTH conversions, but they may not be good for everyone. In circumstances where the taxpayer has to pay a lot in taxes upfront for
Posted in Finance

Handling Workplace Harassment

Workplace Harassment Handling Workplace Harassment When an employee files a complaint of harassment, the employer should work with a  lawyer to make the most constructive and appropriate course of action. To prevent these occurrences, the employee must take on the responsibility of
Posted in Business Law