Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI)

Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI)

Where the law is not clear, or you are in an area with a lot of litigation, that often translates into financial risk in the form of litigation costs.  One way to mitigate the risk is to obtain insurance. For…

Female Director of Client Solutions Files Suit Against Digilant

Female Director of Client Solutions Files Suit Against Digilant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Female Former Director of Client Solutions Sues Digilant:  Suit Highlights Disability Discrimination, Failure to Provide Accommodation, Failure to Engage in an Interactive Process, Failure to Prevent Discrimination, Retaliation, Wrongful Discharge in Violation of Public Policy and Unfair…

What’s a Demurrer and Why Should You Care?

What’s a Demurrer and Why Should You Care?

Law, like many professions, has its own language.  The term “demurrer” is one such special word. What is it?  A “demurrer” challenges the pleading (typically the Plaintiff’s Complaint) on its face based on the “4 corners” of the Complaint.  If…

Property Owners: Choose your Contractors Wisely!

Property Owners: Choose your Contractors Wisely!

We are often asked to review contractor agreements, as part of major or minor home remodels. It is equally important to review the actual Contractor.  As a starting point, we suggest that you ask to see examples of prior work,…

The Mediator’s Proposal

The Mediator’s Proposal

Over the last few years, we are finding that more and more litigated cases are resolving at mediation through a “Mediator’s Proposal.”  This trend can be seen as a failure of mediation as a dispute resolution process because the parties are not…

Thinking about buying insurance? Always check broker credentials!

Thinking about buying insurance? Always check broker credentials!

Similar to our post on Contractors, this post suggest some steps to protect yourself from financial fraud. “With friends like these”.  We handled a case where the clients had “friends” who represented themselves as legitimate insurance brokers for a large, national…