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California Expands De Minimis Exemption Under California Finance Lenders Law

As of January 1, 2014, businesses or individuals who make five or fewer commercial loans in a 12 month period are exempt from the registration requirement under the California… Read More
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Appellate Court Confirms that Competitive Bidding is Not Required for School Districts Entering into a Lease-Leaseback Arrangements

Los Alamitos Un. Sch. Dist. v. Howard Contr., Inc., G049194, 2014 WL 4638855 (CA 4 Dist. 2014)  For many years, school districts throughout California have avoided competitiv… Read More
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Eileen Diepenbrock, with assistance from Jennifer Dauer, co-authored a book chapter on the role of subcontractors in alternative project delivery systems.

Eileen Diepenbrock, with assistance from Jennifer Dauer, co-authored a chapter on the role of subcontractors in alternative project delivery systems, in the book “Constructi… Read More
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Diepenbrock Elkin Gleason attorneys regularly provide presentations at the request of clients and organizations. Contact us if you are interested in an in-house seminar!

Diepenbrock Elkin Gleason’s construction group and government contracts group frequently present seminars to clients, potential clients, and organizations looking for educat… Read More
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Five Basics of The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Article Prepared by Mark E. Peterson Many businesses, especially small- or medium-sized businesses are not aware of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (“FCPA”) or they do n… Read More
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Jennifer Dauer was appointed as the Budget and Finance Officer for the ABA Section of Public Contract Law.

On August 9, at the American Bar Association annual meeting, Ms. Dauer was appointed to a three-year term as the Section of Public Contract Law’s Budget and Finance Officer.… Read More
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Four-Year Statute of Limitations for Patent Construction Defects Barred Owner’s Personal Injury Cross-Complaint Against Designer/Contractor.

Case Note Prepared by Jonathan R. Marz Delon Hampton & Associates, Chtd. v. Superior Court, 227 Cal. App. 4th 250 (2014) In 1993, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Trans… Read More
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Jack Diepenbrock is recognized for his legendary history as a Sacramento Business Leader.

On July 31, 2014, Jack Diepenbrock was honored for over 40 years of service on the Sacramento Host Committee, a group of business men and women who provide a common table for… Read More
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