Psychotherapist Confidentiality

Psychotherapist Confidentiality

In California evidence laws, psychotherapist and patient relationships are given a level of confidentiality, as there are two forms of evidentiary privilege to protect communications in said relationships. Many individuals seek the help of psychotherapists and during their sessions, they
Cyberstalking

Cyberstalking

California has specific laws that criminalize stalking or harassment of another person or their family. However, with the growing pervasiveness of the digital world, much of that stalking has moved online, which has presented new challenges for law enforcement worldwide.
Are Fireworks Legal in California?

Are Fireworks Legal in California?

With Fourth of July just having passed, you may be curious about the legality of fireworks in California. In fact, this issue is an important one to understand, especially if you are interested in buying and using fireworks in the
What Are Some Tax Implications Of Real Estate Flipping?

What Are Some Tax Implications Of Real Estate Flipping?

In this uncertain and volatile real estate market, some people with available cash purchase relatively undervalued properties, make some improvements and wait to sell them at a profit. Despite the pros and cons of such real estate investment strategy, such
Debit Cards Are Not Without Their Pitfalls

Debit Cards Are Not Without Their Pitfalls

As more people are pushed out of credit card market because of credit card companies’ stringent rules and procedures or more people voluntarily seek to use the money they have not their credit, relatively more people have come to use
Spousal Privilege

Spousal Privilege

In a marriage, spouses often confide with one another and communicate privately. When involved in a criminal case, the law of evidence provides a right called the marital privilege. Marital privilege, or sometimes called spousal privilege, allows for two evidentiary
False Reports – Police Officers Filing a False Report

False Reports – Police Officers Filing a False Report

Citizens in society are often encouraged to report a crime to the police. However, they are also warned that filing a false report with malicious intent is also a crime. But what happens if the police officer is the one

Burden of Proof

When discussing legal issues, you often hear that a certain case or prosecutor did not meet its burden of proof. Furthermore, you may have also heard that different legal issues have different burdens. In general, a burden of proof in
How Could You Obtain Lower Mortgages Now?

How Could You Obtain Lower Mortgages Now?

Real estate market is still undergoing a strategic metamorphosis. In fact, many home prices are still depreciating further and apparently, we have not yet hit the bottom. This creates an auspicious opportunity for people who can afford to purchase homes
What is an NDA?

What is an NDA?

If you watch politically-based and/or courtroom dramas, chances are that you have heard the term “NDA” quite often. It usually signifies some sort of confidential information is being hidden or people are being legally forbidden to speak on something. The