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April 19th, 2018 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

Should employers care? Last week, two of my clients got sued by former employees who they trusted and treated like family.  Both employers had helped these employees through rough times, lent (or gave) them money when they needed it, and helped ...

Kaleb L. Judy
April 17th, 2018 | Main

BeldenBlaine News

BBR partner Kaleb Judy obtained the dismissal of a harassment and discrimination lawsuit against his Bakersfield-based client after a devastating deposition of the claimant showed numerous inconsistencies and misrepresentations about the case.   ...

April 13th, 2018 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

I told you so!!! On January 18th, I posted a satirical article about robots demanding workplace “rights.”  Still, I was shocked to see this headline on CNN.com this week:  “Experts warn Europe: Don't grant robots rights.” The article ...

Todd Egland
April 10th, 2018 | Main

BeldenBlaine News

BBR partner Todd Egland attained a rare decision granting his Kern County client summary adjudication of contract and other claims against the client’s former CEO. The decision in essence gutted the former’s CEO’s claims in the long standing ...

April 6th, 2018 | Main

David Blaine’s Friday Musing…

Thoughtful perspective on gun control! The raging gun debate is marked by extreme positions on both sides. However, this story from a young woman was so practical and thoughtful I just had to share it. I think it originally appeared in Field ...