Thoughts on recent Ninth Circuit and California appellate cases from Professor Shaun Martin at the University of San Diego School of Law.
Tuesday, November 11, 2008
Williams v. Russ (Cal. Ct. App. - Oct. 27, 2008)
Feel free to sue your lawyer. And to demand your client file, as is your right under the ethical rules. But don't then forget to pay the storage fees and let the files be destroyed. Otherwise we will dismiss your malpractice action as a sanction. And the Court of Appeal will affirm.