“California legislature”

20 01, 2017

WOW! What a lot of laws!

By |2017-05-13T07:41:01+00:00January 20th, 2017|Legislature|1 Comment

Once again, the California Legislature was hard at work in 2016 passing 893 laws, most of which went into effect on New Year’s Day, 2017. While most of them are probably relevant addressing critical issues, there are a few that provide wonderment, invoking the question, “why?” and “what is the true motivation, here?” (or in [...]

15 01, 2016

The California Legislature at Work- 2015

By |2017-05-13T07:43:43+00:00January 15th, 2016|Legislature|0 Comments

(Spoiler alert:  Today's blog has nothing to do with mediation!) Once again, the California Legislature was hard at work. They passed 807 laws. As in past years, some are good while others make one wonder about the motivation behind them. Below is a synopsis of some of them. All of them may be found at: http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/pdf/BillsEnactedReport2015.pdf [...]

7 02, 2014

The Good, the Interesting and the Modern

By |2017-05-13T07:29:15+00:00February 7th, 2014|Research|Comments Off on The Good, the Interesting and the Modern

It is Friday afternoon, and I am bored. Being desperate, I decided to review the Daily Journal's supplement of "New California Laws for 2014." Not only did I manage to stay awake throughout the entire 70 pages, I actually found some interesting laws. (All quotations and page references below are from the Supplement unless otherwise [...]