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“MOVIE REVIEW: “EYE IN THE SKY” By WILLIAM E. PATERSON

One would not expect a film based on what goes on behind the scenes of a … [Read More...]

“FRIENDS OF THE LAW LIBRARY” By ALFRED VARGAS

Edward Elrod took the reins of the Friends of the Ventura County Law … [Read More...]

“BARRISTERS’ CORNER” By KATIE H. BECKER

If you read Rabiah Rahman’s Barristers’ Corner last month, you might recall … [Read More...]

“TRANSFER ON DEATH DEED: QUICK FIX OR BIG MESS?” By SASHA L. COLLINS

Late last year, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Assembly Bill 139, … [Read More...]

President Buehner’s Message

“VENTURA COUNTY LEGAL AID: CLINIC SUCCESS & WELCOME CESAR LIBANATI” By CHARMAINE H. BUEHNER

The client came into Ventura County Legal Aid’s Free Legal Clinic with her son, who looked like he was about twelve years old. After she filled out the Clinic’s one-page intake sheet and was assigned a lawyer, the client presented … [Read More...]

Exec’s Dot Dot Dot…

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT” By STEVE HENDERSON

Judge Bruce Arthur Thompson died Sept. 8, 2015, and the obit just appeared in The Star April 14. Bruce was admitted to the bar in 1954 and became District Attorney in 1961. He was appointed to the … [Read More...]

EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…

Ventura attorney John J. Negley was notified March 17 by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialty that he passed the Family Law Specialty Exam. Congrats at john@negleylaw.com or 644- … [Read More...]

EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT… By Steve Henderson

My good friend and story-telling colleague, Richard Regnier, died February 14. Boalt Hall 1963. State Bar #33610. Simba1955@verizon. net. Dick met his wife, Georgianna Pennington, at the bar’s annual … [Read More...]