Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine
Get in on the news while the news is hot. Recent legislation, statewide court issues, current trends for legal professionals, news on the economy, articles by local judges and lawyers, and much more…
September 2014 (print edition)
view online, browse on screen or download [4 MB]
Admissibility of a Plaintiff's Immigration Status in California Employment and Personal Injury Cases - Ralph L. Jacobson and Yen P. Chau
Overtime Compensation Rights for Live-in Personal Care Attendants - Patricia M. Kelly
Out to Sea Without An Anchor? Analyzing Emotional Distress Damages Without Corresponding Economic Damages - Douglas Kelly
Rockin' the Joint Session - Margaret J. Grover
You Won! Now What? Three Tips When Applying for Prevailing Party Fees - Kevin R. Allen, Esq.
Employment Law at the Movies: You Can't Go Wrong Watching These Workplace Documentaries - Marjorie Wallace
The Sugar Wars of Crockett - William Mero
Inside: It's About People - James Y. Wu, Guest Editor
- News & Updates:
All Sections' Summer Mixer [photos]
Lisa Reep's Retirement Reception Invitation
2014 MCLE Spectacular Invitation
Pro Bono Spotlight: Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center - Samantha Sepehr
Meet CCCBA's New Executive Director: Theresa Hurley
Visit www.contracostalawyer.org, our award-winning online companion to the Contra Costa Lawyer magazine, to access current and past articles, multi-media features, including video interviews and event photos, as well as Self-Study MCLE tests and classifieds.
Contra Costa Lawyer Online is published monthly, six times per year as an online companion to the bi-monthly print magazine, and six times as a stand-alone publication.
Advertise with us! By advertising with the Contra Costa County Bar Association, your message reaches a high-profile, targeted audience of legal professionals in Contra Costa County. The CCCBA reflects the best of the profession, with more than 1,800 active members.
Download our 2014 Advertising Kit to review placement opportunities in print and online and rate sheets. CCCBA Members receive special advertising rates - please download our 2014 CCCBA Member Advertising Kit for details. We have advertising packages for every budget!
Increase your visibility with the Contra Costa Lawyer!
We invite you to take the opportunity to get your articles published. Please review our 2014 Editorial Calendar and Publishing Guidelines for upcoming themes and deadlines. If you think of a timely, interesting article - write it and send it to us! Contact us with your story idea or article - We look forward to hearing from you!
Interested in guest-editing an issue of the Contra Costa Lawyer? Review our guidelines and guest-editing responsibilities:
Guest Editor's Guide for Print Editions of the Contra Costa Lawyer
Guest Editor's Guide for Online Editions of the Contra Costa Lawyer