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San Mateo Deputy District Attorney Chuck Finney talks with experts on various legal topics for the San Francisco Bay Area.More from Your Legal Rights »

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A discussion of major current Landlord/Tenant Issues

A discussion of major current Landlord/Tenant Issues. Guests: Real Estate Law attorneys — Walter Shjeflo, Steven MacDonald & David Finkelstein. Listeners with questions for Chuck & guests on-the-air, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255. Plus, tonight is our once-a-month Call-A-Lawyer Night: while Your Legal Rights broadcasts on 91.7 FM (online kalw.org), attorneys are available off-the-air as well at 1-800-525-9917, 7 'til 8pm PDT, for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal issues. Lastly, Thursday, August 25, 8am-Noon PDT, Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law, Leon Bayer will be taking questions on bankruptcy from his office, with no obligation as Mr Bayer's public service for KALW listeners: 1-800-477-3111.

Employment Law — the shared/gig economy

Employment Law — the shared/gig economy: Uber/Airbnb/Lyft and other work opportunities. Guests: Real Estate attorney Tad Devlin and Employment Law attorney Aaron Minnis. Listeners with questions for Chuck & his guests, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

The Affect of Recent Immigration Rulings on People and Proceedings

The Affect of Recent Immigration Rulings on People and Proceedings.Guests: Thomas Ruge, an Attorney Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy; Ilyce Shugall, Specialist in Immigration & Nationality Law certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization, and Directing Attorney of the Immigration Program, Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto (CLSEPA); Mariam Kelly, a Member of the New York and New Jersey Bar associations, and Senior Attorney, Supervisor of the DACA/DAPA Program, CLSEPA; and J. Antonio Nierras, a specialist in immigration and nationality law, founding President of the National Board of Immigration Lawyers, a division of the National Board of Trial Advocacy.Listeners with questions for Chuck & his guests, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Workers Compensation Laws, Workers' Rights

Workers Compensation Laws/Workers' RightsGuests: Jason Marcus and Justin Sonnicksen, Specialists in Workers Compensation Laws certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization, and Members of the California Applicants Attorneys Association (CAAA). Listeners with questions for Chuck & guests on-the-air, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.Plus, preempted for July 27th convention coverage, tonight is Call-A-Lawyer Night. While Your Legal Rights broadcasts on 91.7 FM (online kalw.org), attorneys are also available off-the-air at 1-800-525-9917, 7 'til 8pm PDT for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal issues. Finally, Thursday morning, August 4th, 8am-Noon PDT, Leon Bayer, Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law, will respond to questions on bankruptcy from his office, with no obligation as Mr Bayer's public service for KALW listeners: 1-800-477-3111.

Family Law — Legal representation of minor children

Family Law — Legal representation of minor children in the Family Court.Guests: Family Law Attorneys and Members of the State Bar's Family Law Section's Executive Committee — Alexandra O'Neill Muller and B J Fadem. Listeners with questions for Chuck & his guests, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

A discussion of laws protecting persons who are disabled

A discussion of laws protecting persons who are disabled. Guests: James Shea, a Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law; Scott Ford, a Certified Specialist in Workers Compensation Law.Listeners with questions or comments for Chuck & his guests, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Family Law — a discussion of guardianships for children

Family Law — a discussion of guardianships for children. Guest: Deborah Wald, a Specialist in Family Law certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of San Francisco School of Law.Listeners with questions for Chuck & Deborah Wald, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

"All About Mediation"

"All About Mediation"Guests: Carole Conn, Director of Public Service Programs, Lawyer Referral and Information Service, and the Bar Association of San Francisco's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program, and guest mediators.Listeners with questions for Chuck & guests on-the-air, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.Plus, tonight is our monthly Call-A-Lawyer Night. While Your Legal Rights broadcasts on 91.7 FM (online kalw.org), attorneys are also available off-the-air at 1-800-525-9917, 7 'til 8pm PDT for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal issues. Finally, Thursday morning, June 23, 8am-Noon PDT, Leon Bayer, Certified Specialist in Bankruptcy Law, will respond to questions on bankruptcy from his office, with no obligation as Mr Bayer's public service for KALW listeners: 1-800-477-3111.

Major medical and legal issues regarding Alzheimer's Disease

A discussion of major medical and legal issues regarding Alzheimer's Disease; Guests: Alma Soongi Beck, a California Board of Legal Specialization Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law; and Dr. Lael Conway Duncan, the Medical Director of Consulting Services of the Coalition For Compassionate Care of California.Listeners with questions for Chuck & his guests, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

Mediation of Post-Investigation Workplace Problems

Mediation of Post-Investigation Workplace Problems. Guest: Michal Longfelder, Employment Law Attorney-Investigator, Mediator/Neutral, and Adjunct Faculty Member at Golden Gate University School of Law.(This is follow-up to May 25th program on Investigation of Workplace Complaints of Discrimination, Harassment, Retaliation, & Bullying with Amy Oppenheimer, Chair of the Labor & Employment Law Section of CA State Bar.)Listeners with questions for Chuck & Michal, please call toll-free 1-866-798-8255.

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