Celebrities Facing Jail Time for Federal Offenses

Sun 14th April, 2019 Criminal Law

Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are two of more than 50 people named in an expansive federal case involving college admission scams and other bribery charges. Known for their roles in American Crime and Full House, these two celebrities are facing charges of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services fraud, which could […]

What is Community Property in California?

Mon 11th March, 2019 Family Law

California is a community property state, but what does that exactly mean, and how does it affect the distribution of property in your California divorce? Understanding what property is considered marital assets and debts in a community property state can make a significant difference in the ultimate division of property […]

DCFS Employee Sentenced in Child Pornography Case

Mon 11th March, 2019 Criminal Law

An employee who worked for the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) was sentenced last week in connection with his plea of no contest to charges of possessing and distributing child pornography. Carlos Enrique Castillo, 55, was ordered to register as a sex offender for life and […]

How Jeff Bezo’s Divorce Could Affect Amazon

Sat 9th February, 2019 Family Law

The Wealthiest Man in the World is Getting Divorced Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, are divorcing after 25 years of marriage and just over one year after he was named the richest person in the world. The couple is splitting a massive fortune of $140 billion without a prenuptial […]