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|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on October 31, 2016 at 8:20 PM||comments (0)|
Attorney disbarments, suspensions and probations in San Diego, California over the past six months (Through October 2016).
*This may not be a complete list and accuracy is not guaranteed. Please check the status of individual attorneys on the California State Bar Association website at: Calbar.gov. For a complete list of recent disciplinary actions against licensed attorneys for October ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on October 20, 2016 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
San Diego Superior Court
Names New Commissioner
Peter Fagan Takes the Oath of Office
San Diego Superior Court judges have selected attorney Peter Fagan to serve as a Court Commissioner. He took the oath of office [9/19/2016].
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|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on October 20, 2016 at 1:10 PM||comments (0)|
San Diego Superior Court’s
Family Court Moves To Imaged Files
Electronic Documents Become Official Record on October 17th
More than a year after implementing a new Family Law case management system, the Superior Court is set to designate imaged Family Court documents as t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on October 10, 2016 at 1:30 PM||comments (0)|
Renewed Request, time is running out. Please click on the image to follow the link to donate or join my team and walk with us.
Why I am Making Strides
Because I want to make a difference in the fight to end breast cancer. I know that by raising funds and walking in the American Cancer Society...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on October 5, 2016 at 6:10 PM||comments (0)|
Keep informed of your rights. Stay in the know.
New Republican Legislation potentially taking away your rights.
S.1553 introduced by Republican Sen. Graham, Lindsey under the name "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" - effectively taking away a woman right to make medical decisions relating to her person and ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on October 5, 2016 at 5:20 PM||comments (0)|
S.2040 - Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act
On 09/28/2016 Bill S. 2040 Became Public Law
Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act
(Sec. 3) This bill amends the federal judicial code to narrow the scope of foreign sovereign immunity (i.e., a foreign state's immunity from the jurisdiction of U.S. courts).
Specifically, it autho...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on September 24, 2016 at 3:25 AM||comments (0)|
Commissioner of the Year
The California Court Commissioners Association has selected Patti Ratekin as the 2016 Commissioner of the year. Commissioner Ratekin was selected after nominations were solicited statewide. The purpose of the award is to recognize a commissioner who has not only provided distinguished serv...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on September 7, 2016 at 6:15 PM||comments (0)|
Ladies and Gents:
It is that time of the year again, time to take out those walking shoes and join me, or support my team by making a donation of any amount, in the fight against Breast Cancer. Please join me in this event. It is a wonderful cause that is close to my heart. Please click here to visit my Making Strides team page for...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on July 27, 2016 at 3:55 AM||comments (0)|
Here is the Summary and a link to the actual text of the new Bill 1255 that has been signed ito law. It makes major changes to the deterination of the date of separation in a dissolution of marriage.
SENATE BILL No. 1255
Introduced by Senator Moorlach
February 18, 2016
An act to amend Sections 771, 910, 914, and 4438 of, and to add Section 70 t...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Rivka Israel, Esq. on June 16, 2016 at 3:40 AM||comments (0)|
San Diego Superior Court
Expands Business Hours
Court Discontinues Business Counter Cutbacks on July 11th
After a nearly four-year service cutback, the San Diego Superior Court will reopen its
business offices on Friday afternoons and expand its business service hours starting Monday,
July 11, 2016. Business counters located at the Criminal, Civil, Family, Proba...Read Full Post »