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When Can A Landlord Enter The Premises?

It is not uncommon that at some point during a residential lease, a landlord needs […]


When Can a Landlord Keep a Security Deposit?

Many of us have been renters at one point in our adult lives, so most […]


Recent Changes to Beverly Hills Rent Control Laws

On February 21, 2017, the Beverly Hills City Council (“City Council”) voted unanimously to amend […]


Reviewing your Leases with Landlords and Tenants

Landlords, have you reviewed your leases with your tenants? Tenants, have you reviewed your landlord’s lease? […]


New Senate Bill Makes it Easier to Build “Granny Units”

In an effort to create more affordable housing, Governor Jerry Brown signed two bills that […]


Analysis: Anti-Slapp Motions in Landlord Tenant Context

C.C.P. section 425.16 allows for a special motion to strike “a cause of action against […]


Bankruptcy & Unequivocal Intent To Assume The Lease

The Law on Assumption or Rejection of Leases Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code §365(a), a debtor […]


What is an Equitable Servitude?

An equitable servitude is a legal term that is used, in the context of real […]


The Effect of SNDAs in Commercial Leases at a Foreclosure Sale

A tenant’s rights and obligations after foreclosure will depend on whether the lease had priority […]