Online Consultations Now Available

Online Consultations Now Available

In these difficult times, you may still need legal advice, counseling and even representation. Meetings and consultations with attorney William Holsinger can now be arranged online. Simply call (telephone - (650) 340-7500) or send an email request for an online...

Service is the Highest Calling

Service is the Highest Calling

Prodicus, a Fifth Century B.C. Greek sophist and rhetorician, from the island of Ceos, is credited with being the first to say that service to others was the highest calling. He is also credited with being the author of the Choice of Hercules, which contrasts the...

What is Litigation Risk Management?

What is Litigation Risk Management?

When litigation occurs, the principals, or clients, lose control and are the mercy of rules, laws and circumstances they don't understand and cannot control. Lawsuits take years, not months, to resolve and are expensive, to say the least. Litigation risk management is...

The Origin of Santa Claus

The Origin of Santa Claus

The real Nicholas of history was born in Parara, Turkey in 270 CE and later became Bishop of Myra. He died in 345 CE on December 6th. Nicholas was ultimately named a saint in the 19th century In 1087, a group of sailors who idolized Nicholas moved his bones from...

Tenant Protection Act of 2019

Tenant Protection Act of 2019

On October 8, 2019, the governor of California signed the Tenant Protection Act of 2019 (TPA), which goes into effect January 1, 2020. The TPA is generally intended to apply to older multiple dwelling buildings and has a "rolling" 15-year provision; so that previously...

Estate Planning

Estate Planning

Treating Adult Children Differently Every child is unique, some requiring more attention and support than others. This is true when children are young and growing up and true when they are adults with children of their own. When crafting an estate plan, it makes sense...

Restraining Orders in California

Restraining Orders in California

When you need someone to stay away from you, you do can apply to a court for a restraining order. Whether you are applying for a restraining order under family, civil, probate, or criminal law, the process for dealing with the different kinds of restraining orders is...