How to Avoid a Driveway Easement (A Real Life Example) – by Dale Alberstone, Esq.

Hello everybody.  Over the decades I have authored several articles for the AOA explaining what steps an apartment owner should take to avoid an adjoining neighbor (or the neighbor’s tenants) from acquiring a driveway easement on the owner’s property.  I have previously explained how such easements (known as “prescriptive easements”) are acquired, and have discussed…


“On Santa’s Team”

My grandma taught me everything about Christmas.  I was just a kid.  I remember tearing across town on my bike to visit her on the day my big sister dropped the bomb – “There is no Santa Claus,” jeered my sister.  “Even dummies know that!” 

L.A. Businesses and Landlords Trashed! Mayor and City Council Sending Wrong Message and Los Angeles Trade Show a Big Success!

The below article was written by Jack Humphreville of the L.A. Watchdog. LA WATCHDOG–The rollout of the City’s Commercial Waste Exclusive Franchise System has caused sticker shock to many businesses, multi-family buildings, and homeowner associations as they have been bushwhacked by rates that in “many instances. have doubled, tripled, and even quadrupled, with the inclusion…