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NEWS AND EVENTS

Ericksen Arbuthnot Secures Appellate Affirmance of Order Sustaining Demurrer Without Leave to Amend Based on Plaintiff's Lack of Standing in Malpractice Action Against Title Company

Andrew Sclar


On April 28, 2016 the California Court of Appeal for the First Appellate District issued an unpublished decision affirming an order sustaining without leave to amend a demurrer we brought on behalf of our title company client.
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First District Court of Appeal Invalidates C.C.P. § 998 Offer Conditioned on Execution of an Undisclosed Settlement Agreement

Nathaniel Lucey


The case, Sanford v. Rasnick (2016 DJDAR 3975) further limits a defendant's ability to make a 998 Offer that includes non-monetary terms and resolves claims outside the scope of a plaintiff's complaint.
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High Court Holds Defaulted Homeowners Have Standing to Sue for Wrongful Foreclosure … to a Point

Nathaniel Lucey


The California Supreme Court just gave defaulted homeowners a new tool to challenge foreclosures. On February 18, 2016 the Court in Yvanova v. New Century Mortgage Corporation ruled that a defaulted homeowner could sue a lender for foreclosing on their home on the grounds that its assignment or deed of trust was void.
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EVERYTHING STARTS WITH CLIENT SERVICE

We wanted to know what our clients experience when they work with us, so we asked them.  Happily, we can say that our definition of service matches our clients’ expectations.

Here is what you can expect from our attorneys at law:

Responsiveness

Our lawyers provide quick turn around to meet your needs.

Communication

You will always know the status of your matter.

Good judgment

We start with an early evaluation of your case to find the most effective way to solve problems.

Appropriate staffing

To maximize efficiency and accountability, we limit the number of attorneys who work on your case.

Stability

In each of our seven law offices, you have access to lawyers who have a depth of experience.