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Your Legal Rights
Wednesdays at 6 p.m.

For more than 30 years, Your Legal Rights has provided KALW listeners with free legal information and guidance.  We carry on the work of the program's founding host, Chuck Finney, who passed away in February 2018.

Bay Area attorney Jeff Hayden talks with experts on various legal topics, with listener participation: (415) 841-4134.

Latest Episodes
  • The killing of George Floyd sparked a response unlike anything we have seen in many years. What do the verdicts in the trial of Derek Chauvin teach us about where we are with policing our cities today?Representive Zoe Lofgren reports that prior to the january 6 assault on the capitol, a commanding official directed Capitol police officers to pursue only agitators against former President Donald Trump and ignore potential pro-Trump troublemakers.Are these stories truly discrete, or does the story of the assault on the capitol give us some insights? Into a troubled institution or an institution that merely reflects a troubled society? What does all this say about us? Where do we go from here?For tonight’s discussion, YLR Host Jeff Hayden, with tonight's co-host Josh Borger, is joined by San Mateo County Sheriff Carlos Bolanos, and Redwood City Attorney and legal and political commentator Dean Johnson.Questions for Jeff and his guests? Call us, toll-free, at (866) 798-8255.
  • Whether you own a business or are filing your personal return, our tax lawyers are here to answer your tax-filing questions.
  • In modern history, we have gravitated toward living in closer quarters, with more common areas and shared facilities, in ways that have been more common for renters, now becoming more common for owners as well. This closer proximity has led towards a need for governance.Tonight, on Your Legal Rights, we take a look at the homeowners association. YLR host Jeff Hayden is joined by Johnny Yeh, Sharon Glenn Pratt, Ronald Rhode and Carter Glahn.Questions for Jeff and his guests? Call, toll-free, at (866) 798-8255.
  • A look at social media platforms, political speech and hate speech.
  • A look at employment law today.
  • YLR: Insurance Coverage and Your Rights
    When people facing catastrophes after losing their house to a wildfire, or a flood, or perhaps suffer major injuries after an accident, what should they…
  • When people facing catastrophes after losing their house to a wildfire, or a flood, or perhaps suffer major injuries after an accident, what should they…
  • YLR: Insurance Coverage and Your Rights
    When people facing catastrophes after losing their house to a wildfire, or a flood, or perhaps suffer major injuries after an accident, what should they…
  • When people facing catastrophes after losing their house to a wildfire, or a flood, or perhaps suffer major injuries after an accident, what should they…
  • YLR: National Security
    What are some of the ramifications of recent tensions with Russia? or threats of terrorism? domestic extremism? election security, or even climate change?…