Your Legal Rights San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney talks with experts on various legal topics for the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Workers' Compensation Law

Workers' Compensation Law — Update of Current Issues and Problems Facing Workers in California. Guests: Jason Marcus, President-Elect of the California Applicants' Attorneys Assn. (CAAA); and Robert Wyman, a Member of CAAA. The guests are Specialists in Workers Compensation Law and are Certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization. Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.

Family Law — Alternatives to Marriage

Family Law — Alternatives to Marriage. Guests: Deborah Wald, Jason Elter, and B J Fadem who are Specialists in Family Law Certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization (CBLS). Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.

Landlord/Tenant Laws/Disputes/Issues

Landlord/Tenant Laws/Disputes/Issues. Guests: Landlord/Tenant attorneys: Jessica Chylik and Sal Timpano. Questions for Jessica and Sal? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. Also, this is our once-a-month Call-A-Lawyer Night. So, while Your Legal Rights broadcasts on 91.7 FM (online kalw.org) 7 'til 8pm PDT, attorneys are available off-the-air as well — 800-525-9917, for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal questions. Lastly, Thursday, July 27th: 1] Janet Frankel, Certified Specialist in Family Law, will take Family Law questions from 9-11 AM PDT, 415-362-9533; & 2] Leon Bayer, Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law, will take calls on Bankruptcy, 9am-Noon PDT, 800-477-3111 — Ms Frankel's & Mr Bayer's no-obligation public service to KALW listeners.

Estate Planning — Prevention of Elder Financial Abuse

Estate Planning — Prevention of Elder Financial Abuse. Guests: Certified Specialists in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization: Linda Kramer, Deborah Radin & John Martin. Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Mission and Laws of the DHS and FEMA

The Mission and Laws of the Department of Homeland Security — the Prevention of and Responding to Terrorism and Hate Crimes, and the Responding to Natural Disasters by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Guests: Martin Alperen, attorney, and author of FOUNDATIONS OF HOMELAND SECURITY: LAW AND POLICY and Certified Specialists in Criminal Law — Jeffrey Hayden, the Chair of the California Board of Legal Specialization (CBLS), and Michael Berg, a Member of the Board of the CBLS. Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Current Scams — Protect Yourself

A discussion of current scams and how to protect yourself from becoming a victim. Guest: Joseph Rideout, Manager of Consumer Services, at Consumer Action, a nonprofit, Consumer Education and Advocacy Organization serving Consumers in the United States. Questions for Joseph & Chuck? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Identity Theft — Prevention & How to Protect Yourself

Identity Theft — Prevention & How to Protect Yourself From Being A Victim. Guest: San Mateo County Deputy District Attorney Vishal Jangla, a Prosecutor of Electronic Crimes including Cyber Stalking, Computer Hacking, & significant Identity Theft offenses. Questions for Vishal Jangla? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. Also, this is our once-a-month Call-A-Lawyer Night. So, while Your Legal Rights broadcasts on 91.7 FM (online kalw.org) 7 'til 8pm PDT, attorneys are available off-the-air as well — 800-525-9917, for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal questions. Lastly, Thursday, June 29th: 1] Janet Frankel, Certified Specialist in Family Law, will take Family Law questions from 9-11 AM PDT, 415-362-9533; & 2] Leon Bayer, Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law, will take calls on Bankruptcy, 9am-Noon PDT, 800-477-3111 — Ms Frankel's & Mr Bayer's no-obligation public service to KALW listeners.

Estate Planning: Advance Directives

Estate Planning: Advance Directives — When Someone You Love Won't Create An Advance Directive. Guests: Peter Stern and John Martin, Specialists in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, Certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization; and California Superior Court Judge Eugene Hyman (Ret.). Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Labor & Employment Law — NLRB Hot Topics

Labor & Employment Law — National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Hot Topics. Guests: Jill Coffman, Regional Director of the NLRB Region 20 in San Francisco; Bruce Harland, an attorney who represents union members; and Thomas Lenz, Vice-Chair of the Executive Committee of the Labor & Employment Law Section of the State Bar, and an attorney who represents employers. Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Discrimination in the Workplace & How the State of California Deals With It

Discrimination in the Workplace & How the State of California Deals With It. Guests: Attorneys Chaya Mandelbaum and Joseph Ortiz, Members of the Executive Committee of the Labor & Employment Law Section of the State Bar. Mr. Mandelbaum is the Chair of the California Fair Employment & Housing Council. Questions for Chuck's guests? Please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Discrimination in the Workplace & How the State of California Deals With It

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