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AFRCT’s Appellate Chair Robert C. Little Speaks to Lawyers About Appellate Mediation

Robert C. Little Riverside, Calif., March 17, 2017 – Robert C. Little was selected by the California Court of Appeal's Fourth Appellate District, Division Two, to speak to the general membership of the Riverside County

March 17th, 2017|

Deferral Of Taxes Using A 1031 Exchange

26 U.S.C. § 1031(a)(1) reads:  “No gain or loss shall be recognized on the exchange of property held for productive use in a trade or business or for investment if such property is exchanged solely for property

March 1st, 2017|

Out of the Courts: A practical approach to California’s Homeowner Bill of Rights

In 2013, California enacted a major reform to the Civil Code in an effort to combat the statewide foreclosure crisis. Known as the Homeowner Bill of Rights (HBOR), there is some evidence to suggest that it lowered

February 5th, 2017|

Oregon Attorney Joseph Rohner Joins AFRCT’s Portland Office

AFRCT is pleased to announce that Joseph Rohner IV has joined AFRCT in its Portland office as of January 1, 2017.  Joe is an experienced commercial litigator who has practiced in the Oregon and Washington courts for

January 15th, 2017|

New Laws Impacting Businesses in 2017

NEW LAWS IMPACTING BUSINESSES IN 2017 The California Governor and Legislature have been busy passing hundreds of pieces of legislation this past year that have become effective, or will become effective, during the 2017 calendar year. This

January 2nd, 2017|

Steve Trytten Receives “Lawyer of the Year” Honor

AFRCT is pleased to announce that Steven E. Trytten has been recognized as one of the top lawyers in the U.S. by virtue of his inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© and as Best Lawyers® 2017

January 1st, 2017|

AFRCT Promotes Robert C. Little and Michael Rapkine to Partners

AFRCT is pleased to announce that Robert C. Little and Michael Rapkine have been elevated to partners of the Firm effective January 2, 2017. “Our new partners, Robert and Michael, embody AFRCT's values and its commitment to

December 20th, 2016|

Horiike v Coldwell Banker: Fiduciary Duty of Seller’s Agent Clarified in Dual Agency Transactions

In the much anticipated Horiike v Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Company, et al. case (1 Cal. 5th 1024), the California Supreme Court held that, in a dual agency context, an associate agent who represents the seller in

December 1st, 2016|

AFRCT Closes Sale of Automobile Dealership in Hawaii

AFRCT LLP represented the seller in the sale of Honolulu Ford dealership, one of the largest dealerships in Hawaii, to Lithia Motors, Inc., a publicly-traded company headquartered in Medford, Oregon (NYSE:  LAD).  The transaction closed in mid-November,

November 28th, 2016|

AFRCT LLP Relocates its Pasadena Office

November 1, 2016 We are pleased to announce that our Pasadena office has relocated to 301 N. Lake Avenue, Suite 1100, Pasadena, CA 91101. Our phone numbers and email addresses remain the same. We look forward to

October 31st, 2016|