Beware of Scammers Targeting SBA PPP Money

By relawapc | October 1, 2020

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law on March 27th, 2020.  Since then, scammers and fraudsters have been trying…

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Impacts of COVID-19 on California Notaries

By relawapc | September 15, 2020

With the implementation of social distancing because of COVID-19, many states have made changes to their notary laws to allow for remote notarization.  California has…

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Case Spotlight: Adams v. Bank of America, N.A. et al.

By relawapc | August 25, 2020

Case of the Month Adams v. Bank of America, N.A. et al. Plaintiff Connie Adams obtained a $422,750 loan secured by a deed of trust…

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Bitcoin Scam Targets Twitter

By relawapc | August 21, 2020

On July 15th, verified Twitter accounts were hacked in an elaborate bitcoin scam. Verified accounts on Twitter display a blue verified bade and are used…

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Beware of Insurance Bad Faith

By relawapc | August 12, 2020

In exchange for policyholders paying insurance premiums, insurance companies have a legal duty to provide coverage, uphold the terms of the policy and pay valid…

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Case Spotlight: Murray et al., v. BEJ Minerals, LLC

By relawapc | August 4, 2020

As a real estate attorney, it is common to see reservations of mineral rights in legal descriptions. Never did I wonder whether dinosaur bones were…

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Mortgage Forbearances Are Not Without Risk

By relawapc | July 23, 2020

The Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act put protections in place for consumers who have been financially impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Since…

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