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California’s chief justice applauds governor’s court funding, calls for civil justice reform measures

By Kristin Emery | Apr 2, 2018

SACRAMENTO – Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye addressed changes in California’s civil justice system during her annual address to a joint session of the California Legislature while also praising funding for the courts in Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget.

Attorney: California Legislature should take up credit card surcharge ban

By Karen Kidd | Jan 24, 2018

A U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling earlier this month that California's law banning surcharges for credit card purchases is unconstitutional should prompt the California State Legislature to take another look at the ban, a regulatory enforcement attorney said during a recent interview.

Gonzalez Fletcher's gender gap bill vetoed

By Angela Underwood | Nov 2, 2017

A California gender gap transparency bill will not become law in 2017, upsetting the sponsor who fought hard for equality in the workplace.

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