Civil Code 789 - Tenancy At Will - Eviction of Unwanted Guests in California

Civil Code 789 – Tenancy At Will – Eviction of Unwanted Guests in California

A tenancy at will, also known as an at will tenancy, is always a great situation for the tenant. The arrangement was often formerly fulfilling for the landlord because they get to help someone who they care about. These situations may get sticky, however, when the landlord attempts to remove the unwanted roommate, former employee, … Read More

Cash for Keys Offer Agreement Letter Form Template Sample

Cash for Keys Offer & Agreement [Letter Form Template Sample]

Cash for Keys Offer Letter & Cash for Keys Agreement Given our current economic conditions and legal constraints, many landlords are unable to effectively proceed with an unlawful detainer (eviction) while many tenants are undergoing financial distress that causes them to be unable to move or pay rent. Many landlords have decided to offer cash … Read More

Mitigation Damages Breach Lease Contract Green v Smith California Attorney Lawyer

Mitigation of Damages in Breach of Lease & Contract [California Definition Green v. Smith]

Mitigation of Damages Affirmative Defense to Breach of Lease & Contract in California Parties to contracts should be aware of the duty to mitigate damages by all parties, including landlords. This includes damages for unpaid rent that becomes due after the breach of a lease. This doctrine of mitigation of damages, often called a duty … Read More

Coronavirus Eviction for Health & Safety - Three-Day Notice to Quit [Free Form Template Letter]

Coronavirus Eviction for Health & Safety – Three-Day Notice to Quit [Free Form Template Letter]

How To Evict a Tenant During the Coronavirus Pandemic For Violations of Public Health & Safety Under California Law While evictions for failure to pay rent are on hold during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, unlawful detainers are still being heard in California courts when “necessary to protect public health and safety.” This rule under Rules … Read More

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