Best Best & Krieger LLP

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Los Angeles, CA 90071, United States
Phone: (951) 826-8480
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100+ Attorneys

SB 649 Barely Passes Out of California - Legislature Governor has Until Oct. 15 to Veto Controversial Small Cell Bill

SB 649 passed the California Assembly and Senate in the last week of the legislative session with few votes to spare, and is on Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk for consideration. The bill curtails regulatory authority over small cells…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Elections & Politics

Driverless Cars: New Federal Guidelines and a Congressional Hearing

Just in time for #BBKInnovation Week: A revised version of the Federal Automated Vehicles Policy was released by the Department of Transportation through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and the Senate…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Science, Computers, & Technology

Legislature May Expedite CEQA Review for Transportation Projects Connected to 2028 Olympic Games - Bill Introduced in Advance of Los Angeles Being Awarded the Games This Week

In a move that could have significant implications for Los Angeles’ efforts to prepare for the 2028 Olympics, California lawmakers recently introduced key legislation that would expedite California Environmental Quality Act…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Environmental Law, Zoning, Planning & Land Use, Transportation

Ban on Officers Discussing K9 Program Violated First Amendment - Ninth Circuit Decision on Nevada State Highway Patrol Prior Restraint Case

Regulating speech by government employees is difficult enough. Disciplining an employee for violations of speech policies is degrees of difficulty greater. And, imposing a prior restraint on employee speech is perhaps the most…more
 /  Civil Rights, Constitutional Law

Best in Law: Which Interest Rate Applies in Bankruptcy? With Low Federal Rates, It Matters, BB&K Attorney Thomas Eastmond Writes in the Press-Enterprise

While the question of what interest rate applies to a claim in bankruptcy might seem, at first glance, to be straightforward — it is not. Depending on the circumstances, a creditor might be entitled to no interest at all,…more
 /  Bankruptcy, Finance & Banking

FCC Seeking Comments on Telecommunications Deployment - Local Governments May Be Impacted; Comments Due Thursday

As part of the preparation of its annual “Section 706” report, the Federal Communications Commission recently issued a Notice of Inquiry seeking comments on whether “advanced telecommunications capability is being deployed to…more
 /  Communications & Media Law

Automated License Plate Scans Data May Be Disclosed - California Supreme Court Finds Public Record Exemptions Do Not Apply

Data from automated license plate readers may be disclosed under the California Public Records Act, the state Supreme Court said in a ruling issued recently. The case, which pits law enforcement against open government…more
 /  Administrative Law, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

The Little Hoover Commission Issues Report on Special Districts

The Little Hoover Commission released its highly anticipated report entitled “Special Districts: Improving Oversight & Transparency” last week. This was the Commission’s first look at special districts since it last studied them…more
 /  Environmental Law, Transportation, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

Joint Employment Standards

The last few years have seen a number of attempts to revise well-established joint employer standards under both the National Labor Relations Act and the Fair Labor Standards Act. While many of the recent developments impact…more
 /  Franchise Law, Labor & Employment Law

August 2017 Federal Report: Infrastructure, Debt Ceiling and Budget

With the August work period coming to an end for Congress, there are the looming questions of the federal budget, and the debt ceiling hanging over the halls of the Capitol…more
 /  Elections & Politics, Finance & Banking, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

Taxes By Voter Initiative Not Restricted By Article XIII C of the California Constitution - California Supreme Court Holds That Article XIII C Does Not Restrict Initiative Power To Impose Taxes

The power of the initiative is the power of the electorate to propose new laws subject to approval by voters. Filed yesterday, California Cannabis Coalition v. City of Upland et al. looks at the interplay between the initiative…more
 /  Constitutional Law, Finance & Banking, Taxation

California Supreme Court Strengthens Development Permit Protections

Municipalities will have greater protection against land-use litigation after the California Supreme Court’s unanimous ruling last month that property owners who proceed with permitted development projects will forfeit the right…more
 /  Construction Law, Real Estate - Residential, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

SEC Settles With Muni Bond Issuer

A settlement announced this week by the SEC serves as a reminder that the Commission is in the process of reviewing the Municipalities Continuing Disclosure Cooperation participants, and that it will continue to pursue issuers…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Securities Law

City’s On-site and Off-site Business Signs Distinction Upheld - Ninth Circuit Says Code is Proper Regulation of Commercial Speech

A City of San Francisco Planning Code section that distinguishes between “general advertising signs” and “business signs” was upheld last week by a federal appeals court. The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruling reaffirms…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

PRA Request Compliance May Not Shield from Attorney's Fees - California Appellate Court Orders City to Pay

The City of San Diego was ordered by an appellate court to pay attorney’s fees to a Public Records Act requestor-plaintiff — despite having produced all requested records, and the trial court having dismissed a PRA writ…more
 /  Administrative Law, Civil Remedies
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