The California Landlord s Law Book

Author: David Brown
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413323634
Release Date: 2017-04-10
Genre: Business & Economics

No resource, in print or online, gives such detailed and practical information to California landlords and property managers, who are subject to a large number of detailed state, local, and federal laws and regulations. The 40+ forms are designed for every common situation, from tenancy terminations to notices to enter to required disclosures—all of which are subject to legal requirements.

The California Landlord s Law Book

Author: David Brown
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413323610
Release Date: 2017-04-10
Genre: Business & Economics

California landlords can pay a lawyer several thousands of dollars to do an eviction, or can do it themselves. All the official state forms (over 30 total) are included on the Nolo website with tear-out copies in the book. The California Landlord's Law Book: Evictions includes detailed instructions on how landlords should complete eviction forms, whether for nonpayment of rent, lease violation, or another legal reason. The book explains how landlords can best handle an eviction lawsuit in court, including contested evictions. It also Includes information on collecting a money judgment, evicting a tenant who has filed for bankruptcy, and much more.

The California Landlord s Law Book

Author: David Wayne Brown
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 1413309348
Release Date: 2009-03
Genre: Business & Economics

Sooner or later, every landlord is faced with handling an eviction. The California Landlord's Law Book: Evictions shows you how to proceed every step of the way. Step-by-step and in plain English, this book explains the different legal grounds for eviction and provides all the forms and instructions necessary to: • prepare and serve 3-, 30-, 60- or 90-day notices • file an unlawful detainer complaint in court • win by default if the tenant doesn't respond • handle a contested case • represent yourself in court • deal with eviction-delaying tactics • collect the unpaid rent after you win Still the only step-by-step guide through the California eviction process, the 13th edition reflects current law and provides the latest information, forms and instructions you need.

Evicted

Author: Matthew Desmond
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 9780553447439
Release Date: 2016
Genre: POLITICAL SCIENCE

A Harvard sociologist examines the challenge of eviction as a formidable cause of poverty in America, revealing how millions of people are wrongly forced from their homes and reduced to cycles of extreme disadvantage that are reinforced by dysfunctional legal systems. Set in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Beat Your Ticket

Author: David Brown Attorney
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413314328
Release Date: 2010-08-10
Genre: Law

Everything you need to fight an unfair ticket! We've all received one -- a traffic ticket that seems completely unfair, the result of an officer's evening quota rather than a serious moving violation. But do you have to pay the penalty and watch your driving record crash and burn? Not if you choose to fight back with Beat Your Ticket. Beat Your Ticket simply and clearly lays out the best strategies for beating tickets in court. The book explains in plain English how to: use the law to fight an unwarranted ticket find out what the police officer plans to say at your trial attack radar and other detection methods pick a jury present your case cross-examine the ticketing officer The 6th edition is extensively updated to reflect your state's current traffic laws and court procedures.

New York Landlord s Law Book

Author: Mary Ann Hallenborg
Publisher: Mary Ann Hallenborg
ISBN: 9780873379274
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

"The New York Landlord's Law Book" explains New York landlord-tenant law in comprehensive, understandable terms, and gives landlords the tools they need to head off problems with tenants and government agencies alike.

The Guardianship Book for California

Author: David Brown Attorney
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413316001
Release Date: 2011-02-07
Genre: Family & Relationships

Become a legal guardian and make the biggest difference in a child's life! Thousands of children in California need legal guardians because their parents have died, abandoned them, or are otherwise unable to care for them. The Guardianship Book for California provides the step-by-step instructions caring adults need to obtain a legal guardianship -- without paying a lawyer. Learn how to: decide whether to obtain a legal guardianship find out if you are eligible to enroll a minor in school and make medical decisions without becoming a legal guardian use alternate forms if a legal guardianship is not practical obtain a guardianship for finances or for personal and physical care of a minor, or both prepare, file and have guardianship papers served appear before a judge obtain a temporary guardianship in an urgent situation deal with institutions and agencies -- with or without a guardianship -- schools, medical facilities, insurance companies, public assistance agencies, and more end a guardianship The 8th edition is completely updated with the latest laws, and includes all the necessary forms and instructions for becoming a legal guardian in California. Nolo has dozens of products created just for California residents.

Renters Rights

Author: Janet Portman
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413324839
Release Date: 2018-03-10
Genre: Law

Handle problems with landlords and roommates! The landlord ignores your repair requests. Your roommate is always late with his share of the rent. Your upstairs neighbors party all the time. The landlord won't return your security deposit. How can you deal with these problems--and others--and prevent them from happening again? Turn to Renters' Rights: The Basics for answers! Written in plain English, this fully updated bestseller covers: leases and rental agreements credit reports and references roommates sublets and short-term vacation rentals privacy discrimination and retaliation security deposits repairs and maintenance getting out of a lease, and and more. This 9th edition, featuring easy-to-use summaries of each state's laws, is completely updated and revised to reflect the key landlord-tenant laws of your state.

California Tenants Handbook

Author: Myron Moskovitz
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 0873370244
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Landlord and tenant

This work for the layman explains the legal rights of the tenant in California. The book covers basic topics in landlord-tenant law from repair and deduct withholding of rent to security deposits.

The California Landlord s Law Book

Author: David Wayne Brown
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 1413313124
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Business & Economics

Provides thorough legal and practical information, including dozens of forms, for landlords in California, in a new edition that explains the new utility-shutoff law and discusses how to terminate tenants when becoming the owner of a foreclosed-upon home. Original.

The Landlord s Legal Guide in Texas

Author: Traci Truly
Publisher: SphinxLegal
ISBN: 9781572483552
Release Date: 2003-01
Genre: Business & Economics

This book is essential for every Texas landlord. To be a successful (profitable) landlord, you must be prepared to deal with common problems that may arise during and after each tenancy. The Landlord's Legal Guide in Texas discusses how to avoid issues that may strain this relationship, including security deposits, general maintenance, and collecting unpaid rent. Written by an accomplished attorney, this legal guide will ease the stress and reduce the time needed to perform these duties by explaining the landlord's rights in easy-to-understand language.

Fight Your Ticket Win in California

Author: David W. Brown
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413321685
Release Date: 2015-07-01
Genre: Law

If you want to fight your traffic ticket, Fight Your Ticket & Win in California will help you figure out what law you allegedly broke, whether the violation will raise your insurance rates, and ways to defend yourself in court. You’ll learn how to challenge every type of violation, including speeding, running a red light, driving with a suspended license, reckless driving, and drunk driving.