State Bar Considers Ban On Sex Between Lawyers And ClientsSome lawyers are unhappy about a proposal for a state law that would open them up to discipline for having sex with clients.
Bay Area Lawyers Being Asked To Help Veterans Fight For VA BenefitsLawyers who want to help veterans with service-related disability claims are invited to a free seminar in San Francisco.
Judgment By Algorithm - Silicon Valley Codes The Court SystemA Silicon Valley company is introducing software that can solve legal battles without the need for a judge or attorney.
Google Threatened with $100 Million Lawsuit After Celebrity Nude Photo LeakGoogle faces a potential lawsuit over hacked celebrity nude photos…
South Bay Grocery Chain Helps Raise More Than $100,000 For Immigrant Kids’ Legal RepresentationMi Pueblo, a San Jose-based Hispanic grocery store chain, has helped raise the majority of more than $100,000 to help pay for legal representation of immigrant children detained at the U.S. border.
Phil Matier: Undocumented Immigrants To Get Private Legal Help Under CA Attorney General's PlanHarris is reaching out to law firms, hoping they will provide pro bono service for immigrant children facing deportation hearings in the Bay Area.
Santa Clara Co. Supervisor Calls For More Legal Representation For Children In Need Of Immigration Services With so many immigrant children facing deportation and a lack of legal representation, Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese is calling for not only more lawyers, but for them to do pro-bono work.
Lawyers Given Green Light To Scan Social Media Sites Of JurorsLawyers have been given the green light to scan the social media sites of jurors.
Prosecutors Allege San Francisco Bomb Suspect Had Makings Of Ricin Poison At His Apartment; Bail DeniedThe man arrested in San Francisco after a nationwide FBI manhunt and charged with possessing an illegal destructive device was denied bail Monday as prosecutors revealed the suspect allegedly had the makings of a lethal toxin in his apartment.
Former Bay Area Radio Host Piolin To Get New Show On SiriusXMSpanish-language radio host Eddie "Piolin" Sotelo is getting his own channel on SiriusXM, weeks after Univision canceled his show amid harassment allegations...
Radio Personality, 'Piolin' Accused of Sexual Harassment A lawyer has accused Spanish-language radio host Eddie "Piolin" Sotelo of sexually harassing one of his staffers before Univision abruptly ended Sotelo's morning show...
Richmond Hires Law Firm, Plans Suit Over Chevron Refinery FireRichmond city leaders have hired a law firm and plan to sue Chevron for damages resulting from the massive fire at the oil company’s refinery last August, city officials announced Thursday.