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CALIFORNIA CORPORATE & SECURITIES LAW

Did Abraham Lincoln Engage In The Unauthorized Practice Of Law?

I recently learned that I’m supposedly related to a certain Joshua Short, late of Sangamon County, Illinois.  I don’t know much about Mr. Short other than he was a farmer who couldn’t write his own name and wasn’t feeling very well in the summer of 1836.  Infirmity has a way of turning one’s thoughts to…

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OAH Seeks Opinion Regarding Appearances By Non-Attorneys and Out-of-State Attorneys

I’ve written on several occasions about the Office of Administrative Law.  It should not be confused with the Office of Administrative Hearings.  The OAH provides administrative law judges who conduct hearings for over 1500 state and local government agencies.  In many cases, although the hearings are quasi-judicial, non-attorneys and out-of-state attorneys often appear on behalf of…

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