Unlawful Discrimination Based on Criminal Records – By Dale Alberstone, Esq.

Hello everybody.  AOA members may recall my discussion of age discrimination in the February 2015 issue of this magazine entitled “Discrimination Against Children: Traps and Pitfalls.”  As I explained in that article, there are two types of age discrimination under California law:  those acts that intentionally discriminate and those which have an adverse disparate impact…


ATTENTION: All San Francisco Owners of 3 or More Units and Rental Property Owners in Alameda! Alameda City Council Adopts Rent StabilizationAnd Eviction Limitation Ordinance – By Peter Reitz,

With rents in Alameda seeing dramatic increases over the past several years due to a tight rental market, politicians in this historically more affordable Bay Area community have been under intense pressure from tenant advocates to impose rent control measures in order to stabilize rents and deter evictions.