Action Guides break down complex legal tasks into manageable steps, focusing on procedures and plans that help you complete time-sensitive matters on schedule and without problems. Within each guide, you’ll find comparisons of available options, details to consider, deadlines to meet, copies of legal forms to use, and case and treatise references.
This useful guide explains expert witness discovery and the use of experts in all phases of litigation in California courts. It helps you decide if you need an expert and how to choose one. It also includes judges’ perspectives.
This guide describes the rights and remedies (including mechanics liens, stop notices, and bonds) of the principal parties involved in a private work of improvement.
This handy resource sets out guidelines for deciding whether and when to make a discovery motion. Includes judicial perspective.
Sets forth suggested lists of steps to accomplish the various tasks required when administering a trust following the death of the settlor.
Explains when, how, and on whom to serve summons in civil actions.