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Witkin Dinner 2013

By Isabel on March 20, 2013//Leave a comment

The spectacular San Diego Bay was the backdrop for this year’s San Diego Law Library Foundation’s Bernard E. Witkin Awards Dinner on March 7, 2013.  Guests were greeted with a glass of champagne and light jazz music at the Navy Base Point Loma’s Admiral Kidd Club.  They came to honor this year’s recipients of the Bernard E….

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Legal Reference Question of the Week

By Benita on March 14, 2013//Leave a comment

Q: How do I obtain discovery of bank statements and what is the cut off date for discovery?     The patron was conducting discovery for a divorce case and was looking for a template that he could follow, we found the exact information he was looking for in CEB’s Family Law Financial Discovery (KFC126 .F36 at all locations). Chapter…

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Get out the vote, San Diego District 4!

By Kim on March 14, 2013//Leave a comment

There is a Special Election on March 26 for the District 4 City of San Diego Council seat.  As of this writing there are nine contenders.  Learn about them at the Registrar of Voter’s website.   Note sure which district you’re in?  Enter your zip code in this district finder!

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Landlord Tenant Law Changes for 2013

By Kelly on March 14, 2013//Leave a comment

The California Legislature made important changes to California landlord tenant laws for 2013.   Landlords are now prohibited from requiring tenants to have animals declawed or devocalized or from denying occupancy to tenants who refuse to have their animals declawed or devocalized.   Landlords must accept at least one form of payment that is not…

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Legal Reference Question of the Week

By Benita on March 08, 2013//Leave a comment

Q: I am looking to draft a contract to manufacture a good(product) for a prospective client, do you have a sample template agreement I could use?     We have exactly what this patron was looking for in a Matthew Bender publication: Warren’s Forms of Agreements (Downtown San Diego Location, 2nd floor, KF886.W36). This publication contains contract…

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E-Filing at San Diego Superior Court

By Benita on March 08, 2013//Leave a comment

Good news!  The San Diego Superior Court now accepts e-filing of non-mandated civil cases filed on or after March 4th, saving you an extra trip to the courthouse.   Some of the benefits of e-filing include 24 hour access to filing and viewing court documents, as well as the ability to file or view documents…

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Microsoft Word Quick Tip

By Amanda on March 08, 2013//Leave a comment

One of my favorite tools in MS Word is the Format Painter button.  I use it all the time!  The Format Painter button is located in the Clipboard section of the Home tab. What it does: Format Painter will copy formatting (i.e. text size, color, bold, italicizes, etc.) from specific portions of your document and…

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SDVLP Presents LAF-OFF

By Benita on March 08, 2013//Leave a comment

Come support the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program’s (SDVLP) annual fundraising event by attending LAF-OFF (lawyers are funny) on Thursday, March 21st at the House of Blues.   Every year, SDVLP hosts LAF-OFF,  a stand-up comedy event where attorneys compete to be the funniest! This year, comedians  Mike Battin and Judy Copeland will stand off to see who can make…

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The U. S. Housing Crisis: Current Developments And Lessons Learned

By Benita on February 28, 2013//Leave a comment

About the Program:   The San Diego Law Library presents A Speakers’ Bureau Program featuring Gary Laturno   – 1 hour MCLE General Participatory Credit is available.   This one hour presentation will cover the current developments in the U. S. Housing Crisis including: tax issues – cancellation of debt income in short sales & foreclosures, SB 458:…

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A Special Night for Special Needs

By admin on February 26, 2013//Leave a comment

Sponsored by The Hartford Group of Merrill Lynch About the Program: 1 hour General Participatory MCLE credit available.   We are pleased to partner with The Hartford Group of Merrill Lynch for a special program on the legal, financial and healthcare issues of families with special needs children. Join us for a glass of wine,…

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