Legal Q & A – by Richard Beckman, Attorney

Question 1: Is there a new bedbug disclosure requirement that just started? Answer 1: Yes. New Civil Code section 1954.603 provides that on and after July 1, 2017, prior to creating a new tenancy for a dwelling unit, a landlord shall provide a written notice to the prospective tenant with specific information on bedbugs. This…


Legal Q & A – by Dennis Block, Attorney

Question One: My property insurance policy states that no Pit Bulls or German Shepherds may be maintained on the premises. The presence of those breeds would void or cancel my policy. Can I use this as a valid excuse not to accept those breeds, including service and emotional support animals?