“This must be fixed,” she said. “Are we really going to hedge a bet that PG&E is going to stop this long-proven pattern of behavior? Or does the time happen when the state of California steps up and takes control of the runaway train?” … [Read more...] about Erin Brockovich says PG&E is ‘runaway monopoly,’ calls for oversight after wildfires
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The account is not linked to the law firm, although Levinson tweets about legal issues that would interest potential clients, Bodine writes. Much of Levinson’s material comes from his membership in several litigation and product recall listservs. … [Read more...] about Administrator for Law Firm Portrayed in ‘Erin Brockovich’ Has 50K Twitter Followers
“This drain of money and staff resources has threatened the debtor’s cash flow and focus, consequently making it more difficult to pay for ongoing litigation expenses and operating expenses,” the Masry & Vititoe says in its Monday filing in the Central District of California. … [Read more...] about Masry Estate Disputes Help Drive ‘Erin Brockovich’ Firm Into Chapter 11
One of the biggest disadvantages of being a paralegal are the long hours and stress that come with the work. Meeting deadlines is crucial for attorneys so they avoid a bar complaint. Paralegals need to make sure an attorney goes into trial fully prepared. You are also dealing directly with clients, drafting pleadings, and doing research. All this work would be daunting for anyone. Yet, you are a superstar because you are able to keep up with it all. You are under pressure, but paralegals like you get all this work done to make lawyers look good. … [Read more...] about Paralegal Superstars: An Ode to the Unsung Heroes of Law
• Kissandra Cohen Tysman, who graduated from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles at 20. She initially worked for the law firm made famous in the movie Erin Brockovich, and unsuccessfully sued the firm for sexual harassment. She also sued a private investigator for allegedly wiretapping her phone during the case, but the suit was tossed because it was filed too late. She formed her own firm and was disbarred in 2016, partly for trust account violations. … [Read more...] about Whatever happened to these younger-than-the-norm law grads?