Santa Rosa PG&E lawsuit

Although I previously withheld judgment on this issue, it now appears likely that the fires in Santa Rosa which killed somewhere around 44 people (at least) and burned thousands of homes were caused, in very large part, by the failure of the California energy giant to exercise good judgment when caring for the trees near [...]

By | 2017-11-08T12:11:23+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The night Santa Rosa burned

My wife woke me at 3:30am and I remember being pretty annoyed.  She was talking about a fire, to which my instant response would have been "go back to sleep" except when she told me that the fire had "jumped the highway at Hopper" and "Fountain Grove was on fire". Hopper Avenue is only a [...]

By | 2017-11-08T11:39:34+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Discovery in California Family Law Cases

"With the noble sentiment of 'levelling the playing field' so that no party has an undue information advantage, the writers of the discovery rules created a multilevel playing field where the information-rich can kick the information-poor in the head and escape unscathed. "Discovery" is anything but ... Hundreds of thousands of dollars to maintain the [...]

By | 2017-06-30T11:59:06+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Only in family court can you hold an apple in your hand and the court will determine it to be an orange

People are often dismayed upon finding out that their conception as to what transpires in family court crashes upon the shoals of reality.  As I repeat as  often as possible, the reality is that California Judges are hard-working, intelligent people who deserve our admiration, not our scorn, and do not deserve to be constantly the [...]

By | 2017-06-15T14:17:49+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Barron Ross

ANSWER TO CLAIM AAA ARBITRATION CLEMENT V. BARRON ROSS INC. According to Sept.25, 2013 article by Barbara J. Gage, Judith Tobin and Darshak Sanghavi “Disabled Americans Facing Ruinous Costs of Long-Term Care Got No New Answers from a Blue-Ribbon Federal Commission Last Week. Where Do We Go from Here?”, Many young people and seniors mistakenly [...]

By | 2017-05-19T15:10:47+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Borderline Personality Disorder and divorce

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a condition characterized by difficulties in regulating emotion. This difficulty leads to severe, unstable mood swings, impulsivity and instability, poor self-image and stormy personal relationships. People may make repeated attempts to avoid real or imagined situations of abandonment. The combined result of living with BPD can manifest into destructive behavior, [...]

By | 2017-05-19T15:10:47+00:00 July 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments