ACBA Articles

September 26, 2013
  • Lunch with Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and Judge Steven Jahr
    The ACBA was delighted to host a lunch with Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and Judge Steven Jahr. Local judges and the bar association held a lunch at Thomi’s banquet room for the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California and the director of the Administrate court. The event was fabulous and attended by over 90 people from the legal and business community.
(Photo: Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye)

January 2013
  • Landlord-Tenant Relations by Patrick Keene
    The relationship between landlord and tenant is one that most of us will at some point experience. However, there are many common misunderstandings between landlords and tenants that often lead to disputes or even lawsuits between them, usually eviction of the tenant, that can readily be avoided.  The purpose of this article is to discuss common issues that arise, strategies for addressing them that preserve each party's rights and ensures performance of each party's respective obligations.
January 2012
  • Keep Your Home California by Gail Smyth
    Did you know that President Obama created the Hardest Hit Fund to provide aid to those states where the housing downturn was most severe? Californians may receive benefits through Keep Your Home California.