Startling numbers on California tenants and foreclosure

Tenants Together recently released The 2010 Report: California Tenants in the Foreclosure Crisis. Among the report’s key findings: At least 37 of foreclosed units in California are rentals. The report also provides local statistics on the impact of the foreclosure…

All things Kagan

The Library Congress, as it does with other nominees to the United States Supreme Court, steps up to the plate with a resource page for all things Elena Kagan.

Reasonable hourly rates and the Laffey Matrix

Now that the LSC restriction against recovery of attorney fees has been lifted, it may be time finally to get acquainted with the Laffey Matrix, a “reasonable hourly rate” construct both followed and not followed by federal district courts within…