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Los Angeles Ellis Act Removal To Be Scrutinized

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, March 2016

Mayor Eric Garcetti and Councilmember Gil Cedillo have essentially ordered the Los Angeles Housing and Community Investment Department (HCID) and all other city offices to improve enforcement of the Ellis Act.  The Ellis Act, passed in 1985, allows properties subject to a rent stabilization ordinance to be removed from the rental market under specified conditions. Effective immediately HCID will not just review the demolition permits and plans to remove a rent controlled [...]

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Posted In: Real Estate Reporter 


California’s NEW Revocable Transfer on Death Deed Avoids Probate

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, March 2016

Effective January 1, 2016 through January 1, 2021, California Assembly Bill 139 creates California Probate Code §5642 to provide a low cost alternative to avoid probate for individuals that own real estate.  The new California Revocable Transfer on Death Deed (aka “TOD Deed” and “Beneficiary Deed”) [...]

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Posted In: Real Estate Reporter 


CA Landlords Prohibited From Demanding Cash or Electronic Deposit of Rent

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2013

This is a reminder to ALL California landlords demanding payment of the rent by bank deposit, or [...]

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Adjoining California Neighbors Equally Responsible for Shared Fences and Boundaries? Maybe Not

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2013

California Civil Code §841, enacted over 140 years ago, sets forth the obligations of adjoining neighbors to mutually share in the cost of maintaining boundary line monuments and fences. Effective January 1, 2014, Assembly Bill 1404 repeals and replaces California Civil Code §841 to bring California's antiquated fence law into the modern times.

Existing [...]

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New Landlord Tenant Rules Governing Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detectors – SB 1394

Written By: Melissa C. Marsh, Esq., California Business Attorney, October 2013
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Located in Los Angeles, California, the Law Office of Melissa C. Marsh handles business law and corporation law matters as a lawyer for clients throughout Los Angeles including Burbank, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Valley Village, North Hollywood, Woodland Hills, Hollywood, West LA as well as Riverside County, San Fernando, Ventura County, and Santa Clarita. Attorney Melissa C. Marsh has considerable experience handling business matters both nationally and internationally. We routinely assist our clients with incorporation, forming a California corporation, forming a California llc, partnership, annual minutes, shareholder meetings, director meetings, getting a taxpayer ID number (EIN), buying a business, selling a business, commercial lease review, employee disputes, independent contractors, construction, and personal matters such as preparing a will, living trust, power of attorney, health care directive, and more.