Super Lawyers Press Release

Jeb Burton has been selected to the 2013, California, Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.... Read More

Will to Live

How proper planning can impact the quality of your final days. Many of my estate-planning clients grasp the importance of wills, living trusts and financial powers of attorney but feel unprepared.. Read More

Shareholder Payments: New Rules

Effective January 1, 2012, the financial tests that a corporation must meet before lawfully making payments to shareholders have been simplified. Previously, payments to shareholders were permissible under... Read More

Attention Contractors

Legal Reminder: Per SB 392 (which took effect as of January 1, 2011),the California Contractors’ State License Board is required to begin processing applications for licensure for limited liability companies no later than... Read More

Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program Re-Initiated

For those who still may be out of compliance on your offshore asset reporting (perhaps on a Mexican vacation property?), the Internal Revenue Service has reopened its offshore voluntary disclosure program... Read More