April 27th, 2018 | Main

Never underestimate the power of humor!

I was walking downtown last weekend and as I came around a corner I walked right into two guys yelling at each other. I don’t know if they were homeless but they clearly spent a lot of time on the streets.  Since it was too late to turn around or ...

T. Scott Belden
April 25th, 2018 | Main

BeldenBlaine News

BBR partner Scott Belden was recently appointed the Executive Officer of the State Military Reserve’s Legal Support Command. Mr. Belden, a Lieutenant Colonel in the SMR JAG Corps, was previously responsible for the coordination of legal support to ...

April 19th, 2018 | Main

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 advance their careers. ...

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

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 this week:  “Experts warn Europe: Don't grant robots rights.” The article explains that the ...