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Landlord/Tenant Law 2019

Aug 14, 2019

Landlord/Tenant Law 2019: YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes James Coy Driscoll, expert in landlord-tenant relations. Combining his up-to-the-moment familiarity and deep experience, Coy is taking questions over the air tonight from 7:00 until 8:00. Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.

Marijuana Law and YOUR Workplace

Aug 7, 2019

Three years after passage of CA Proposition 64, we have marijuana legalization. What does all this mean at work?

Guide to Workers Compensation Law

Jul 31, 2019

  Both tonight's guests are certified Workers Compensation Law specialists: California Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California. They are members of the Workers Compensation Law Section of the California Lawyers Association. Host Jeff Hayden welcomes Robert Wyman, law offices of Robert K Wyman, San Francisco, Ca, and Jason Marcus, Marcus, Regalado & Marcus, LLP, Sacramento, Ca. Questions for Robert and Jason? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. Also, this is our once-a-month Call-A-Lawyer Night.

Managing and Planning for the Small Estate

Jul 24, 2019

  YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes Catherine Raye-Wong, Certifed Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate & Trust Law, certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California, and  who is a member of the San Mateo County Bar Assn., from the Redwood City firm of Aron, Riechert, Carpol & Riffle (650-368-4662). Questions for Catherine and Jeff? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.

Traffic Court Demystified II

Jul 24, 2019

  In "Traffic Court Demystified -- Part Two" we consider traffic tickets, the legal processes surrounding traffic court, accompanying expectations of traffic school. YLR host Jeff Hayden once more welcomes two guests to studio live: David Nazarro, with office in San Mateo, CA; and David Uthman Law Offices of David Uthman & San Francisco Traffic Law Clinic, both in San Francisco, CA. Your questions for Jeff's Guests? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 
 

Traffic Offenses Demystified: Part One

Jul 17, 2019

In "Traffic Offenses Demystified" we consider traffic tickets, the legal processes surrounding traffic court, accompanying expectations of traffic school. YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes three guests, each with differing points of view and perspectives, in studio live: David Nazarro, San Mateo, CA; David Uthman, Law Offices of David Uthman & San Francisco Traffic Law Clinic, both in San Francisco, CA. Questions for Jeff's Guests? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.  Listening later?  This program resumes on July 24, 2019.

Probate 102: Managing & Planning for the Small Estate

Jul 10, 2019

  Last week, we began a two-part program, "Planning for the Small Estate." To continue the discussion this week, July 10, 2019, we present "Probate 102: Managing & Planning for the Small Estate." YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes Alicia Gamez, law offices of Alicia Gamez, San Francisco, Ca. Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate & Trust Law and in Taxation Law, a member of the Trust and Estates Law and Taxation Law and Taxation Law sections of the California Lawyers Association. Questions for Alicia and Jeff? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 

Conservatorship: Part 2

Jun 26, 2019

  Two weeks ago, with San Francisco social welfare agencies considering a program to redefine the reach of “mental health” conservatorship, we began to discuss Part 1.  Now, June 26 sees resumption in Part 2 of our discussion. YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes Jessica Lynn Rowe, Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate & Trust Law, and Member of Trust & Estates  Law & Taxation Law Sections of California Lawyers Association; Dr George Bach-Y-Rita, MD, Board Certified in Psychiatry & Neurology, San Francisco. Questions for Jessica and George?

Mental Health Conservatorship: Part 1

Jun 12, 2019

  San Francisco considers expanding the reach of conservatorship laws. YLR host Jeff Hayden is joined by returning guest Paula Spano. Together, they explain just what IS a "mental health conservatorship." Your questions for Jeff and Paula? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.

Bankruptcy: Yes or No?

May 22, 2019

  Bankruptcy: yes or no? YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes Leon Bayer, live via telephone from Los Angeles. Mr Bayer is Bankruptcy Law Specialist, certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California, and he is co-author of THE NEW BANKRUPTCY: WILL IT WORK FOR YOU? published by Nolo: www.nolo.com/law-authors/leon-bayer.html. Your own questions right now go straight to Leon and Jeff, so please call us toll-free, 866-798-8255. 

Landlord-Tenant Issues & Answers 2019

May 15, 2019

  Landlord-Tenant Issues & Answers 2019. Jeff Hayden, our host over KALW (91.7 FM), San Francisco 415-841-4121: Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 7-8 PM, welcomes Landlord-Tenant Attorneys -- Sal Timpano, San Francisco, 415-992-5170; and James Coy Driscoll, 415-673-6000. Jeff Hayden, Host; Certified Criminal Law Specialist, California Board of Legal  Specialization, State Bar of California, & member of the Criminal Law Section of the California Lawyers Association. Questions for Sal & Coy? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.  

Harassment, Bullying & Sexual Harassment

May 8, 2019

  This week, on May 8, 2019, in conjunction with the Labor & Employment Law Section of the California Lawyers Association, we will discuss Employment Law -- in particular, HARASSMENT, BULLYING AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE. YLR On-air Host, criminal law specialist Jeff Hayden, welcomes Matthew Wayne, of the Armstrong Law Firm, SanFrancisco CA; Philip I Person, Greenberg Traurig Law, San Francisco CA. Both guests appear courtesy of the Labor and Employment section of the California Lawyers Association. Questions/comments for Jeff's guest specialists?

Replace Our System of Bail 2019?

May 1, 2019

  Tonight, 7pm May 1, 2019, we discuss OUR SYSTEM OF BAIL: WHAT’S RIGHT AND WHAT’S WRONG? Should we still have a cash bail system? If we abolish, what would a successor program look like? If we maintain, is there a way to fix the current system?

Defend Youth 2019

Apr 24, 2019

  This week, on April 24, 2019, we will discuss how to deal with lawbreakers when cultural  factors have shaped the individual's path to criminal behavior, looking especially to juvenile delinquents? Is incarceration a relic of the past, or a necessity? When are community-based alternatives better than an institutional approach?  YLR Host Jeff Hayden welcomes our on-air guests: Richard "Rick" Halpern, juvenile managing attorney, Private Defender Program of the San Mateo County Bar Association; James Wade, Assistant San Mateo County District Attorney.

Family Law 200 -- Money

Apr 18, 2019

While we welcome any and all calls relevant to family law issues, our primary discussion with guests will examine money issues: ** the end of the deductibility of spousal support ** disclosures: how much you have to disclose, and when, and why?

"Lawyer Referral Services"

Apr 10, 2019

  This hour of Your Legal Rights is a rebroadcast of "Lawyer Referral Services" from the Your Legal Rights audio archive. It considers value to individual Californians of the Lawyer Referral Services offered by County Bar Associations. It aired originally on February 21, 2018, and our guest host was Jeff Hayden. As this show is prerecorded, we won't be taking calls.  

We have the Mueller Report: Now what's next?

Apr 3, 2019

  We have the Mueller Report: Now what's next? Your Legal Rights host Jeff Hayden welcomes Dean Johnson and Jamal Anderson. Emmy-nominated commentator on both legal and political matters, Dean Johnson practices criminal defense and civil litigation. Deputy District Attorney, San Mateo County, Jamal Anderson worked ten years in Capitol Hill, including aide to Nancy Pelosi transitioning from Minority Leader to Speaker. Questions for Dean and Jamal? Please call YLR toll-free 866-798-8255.  

Landlords and Tenants

Mar 27, 2019

  YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes Jessica Chylik and James Coy Driscoll. With law offices in San Francisco and much experience helping landlords and tenants, both guests address issues pertinent to laws, rights, leases, dispute resolution, etc. Your questions for Jessica and/or Coy? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 

Income tax 2018?

Mar 20, 2019

  Income tax 2018?

YLR Host Jeff Hayden welcomes David Hellman and Frank Adam.

With law offices in San Rafael, David Hellman is certified as a Specialist in Taxation Law & Estate Planning, plus Trust & Probate Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California. He is also a member of the Business Law, Trusts & Estates, Real Property Law & Taxation Sections of the California Lawyers Association.

Employment Law 101

Mar 13, 2019

In conjunction with The Labor & Employment Section of the California Lawyers Association, Your Legal Rights presents "Employment Law 101 -- Choosing a lawyer in a highly specialized marketplace." Your Legal Rights host Jeff Hayden, a Certified Criminal Law Specialist, welcomes Jessica Riggin, Rukin Hyland & Riggin LLP, San Francisco, CA; Lisa Lawson, Pennington Lawson, San Francisco; Ellen Mendelson, Esq., with Law Office of Ellen A Mendelson, San Francisco. We take a look at one of the most diverse and highly specialized areas of legal practice. Questions for Jeff's guests?

The evolving role of Local Bar Associations

Mar 6, 2019

What is the evolving role of the local Bar Associations: beyond relationships with the lawyers, what are they doing in the community, and what does this mean to the non-lawyers in the community?  What are they doing for me?

Host Jeff Hayden welcomes guests from three Bar Associations in the listening area.

Your Legal Rights: A look back at the past year

Feb 27, 2019

Your chance to interview us; tonight's audience-staff-participants consider what this  weekly program may yet become.As we continue past the one year mark without our founder-producer Chuck Finney, YLR host Jeff Hayden invites your feedback: 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 PST, attorneys are available off-the-air as well -- 800-525-9917, for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal questions.

California Lemon Law 102

Feb 20, 2019

  This evening we resume Lemon Law discussion last visited January 30. Program host Jeff Hayden  welcomes Ronald Rohde, in-studio, and John Hanson, San Diego, via telephone. Buying, maintaining or selling a vehicle? What regulations in California law protect the motorist? Questions for Ronald and John? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 

 YLR topic: A state of emergency; reboot the shutdown government? Executive authority? Something else? Program Host Jeff Hayden, certified criminal law specialist, California Board of Legal Specialization, welcomes guests Dean Johnson and Jamal Anderson.  Emmy nominated commentator Dean Johnson  analyzes both legal and political matters on both television and radio, practices criminal and civil litigation in state and federal courts, and is the founder of pundit network (www.punditnetwork.com).  Jamal Anderson currently serves as a Deputy San Mateo County District Attorney.

Bankruptcy Law 2019

Feb 6, 2019

  Your Legal Rights host, Jeff Hayden, considers bankruptcy law, with timely reflections on PG&E's Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Our welcome guest tonight via telephone from Los Angeles is Leon Bayer, Certified Bankruptcy Law Specialist, California Board of Legal Specialization, State Bar of California. Mr Bayer is coauthor of THE NEW BANKRUPTCY: WILL IT WORK FOR YOU? published by Nolo: www.nolo.com/law-authors/leon-bayer.html. His law firm, Bayer, Wishman & Leotta, bayerwishmanbankruptcylaw.com, is located in Los Angeles, 800-477-3111. Your questions right now for Leon and Jeff?

California Lemon Law 101

Jan 30, 2019

  Tonight, January 30, 2019, Your Legal Rights examines California's Lemon Law. Host Jeff Hayden welcomes guests in studio: Ronald Rohde, from Palo Alto, and via telephone: John Hanson, in San Diego, California. Questions for Ronald and John? 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 PST, attorneys are available off-the-air as well -- 800-525-9917, for private no-fee consultation on a variety of legal questions.

Landlord-Tenant 2019

Jan 23, 2019

  Once again, host Jeff Hayden welcomes to KALW Sal Timpano and Jessica Chylik, both with practices at San Francisco and neighboring communities. Questions for Sal and Jessica? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 

Municipal Law 101

Jan 16, 2019

  "I just received a notice from the city: What should I do first?" This week, continuing our consumer legal education with a look at Municipal Law, YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes attorney Lance Bayer. Your own good questions for Jeff and Lance? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255.

Labor Law 101

Jan 9, 2019

  We continue our consumer legal education with a look at Labor Law.  Courtesy of the Labor and Employment Section of the California Lawyers Association, Jeff Hayden introduces Labor Law 101 and welcomes Tom Lenz and Jill Coffman. Questions for Tom and Jill? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 

2019 The Presidential Year Part Two

Jan 3, 2019

2019 The Presidential Year Part Two

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