New Developments Under the DVPA – Part 2 of 2

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Though the findings in Evilsizor v Sweeney, as discussed last week in New Developments Under the Law (Part 1 of 2), concern me greatly, I find myself in accord with…

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New Developments Under the DVPA – Part 1 of 2

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In Marriage of Evilsizor v. Sweeney (2015) 237 Cal.App.4th 1416, the 1st Appellate District Court extended the Domestic Violence Protection Act just a bit farther than I think it should…

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Think Before You Drink.

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The knee-jerk argument that a parent has a "constitutional right" to drink alcohol seems to appear on my event horizon about once every other month.  Most commonly, this is an…

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My Professorial Experience

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I had the great pleasure and privilege of teaching the Advanced Legal Writing Course at our local law school* this summer.  The term just ended, and I am girding myself…

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