Legal Q & A – by Richard Beckman

Question 1:    I read you have a new firm name and address. What’s going on? Answer 1: I am pleased to announce that Beckman Blair LLP has joined the esteemed Berkeley firm Buresh, Kaplan, Feller and Chang P.C. and the combined firm will be known as Beckman Feller & Chang P.C. As of August…

Earthquake Safety: Don’t Forget to Protect Your Most Valuable Asset! – by Carmen Chu, San Francisco Assessor-Recorder

Although earthquake retrofits are considered “new construction” as defined by Prop 13, they are excluded from reassessment. Northern California’s wildfires, the earthquake in Napa, and the recent storms and flooding in Sacramento and Santa Clara counties all remind us that natural disasters can happen at any time, and that it’s never too late to prepare.…

The Big Problem With Jack Ma’s “Four-Hour Workday”

The below article was written by Andy Snyder, Founder of Manward Digest.  For more financial and lifestyle articles, visit www.manwardpress.com.  We don’t often go on rants. But this one threatens to grow into a doozy. It’s about the idea of work. It’s become a nasty four-letter word. It’s a dangerous and dumb trend. We say…