Alameda County
Bar Association

What We’re Reading This Week 
In the news

Are you too busy to keep up with the latest headlines?

We’ve compiled a short list of interesting legal-related news articles we’re reading to read at your leisure.

Lawsuit alleges that California’s Medi-Cal provides unequal care

Lawsuit filed in Alameda Cyunty says that unequal care especially affects Latinos since an estimated 7.2 million Latinos in the state are Medi-Cal recipients. Read more

New Law Signed Regarding Financial Disclosures in Family Law Cases

Legally-required financial disclosures are admissible, even if prepared in mediation. Read more

Former Oakland football star charged with robbery seeks second chance

Attorney for Dajon Ford hopes to get his case sent back to juvenile court using Prop 57. Read more

California Bar Examiners Stripped Of Authority To Determine Passing Score On State Bar Exam

In a totally unprecedented move, the California Supreme Court has taken control of passing scores on the bar exam. Read more

Alameda County takes on surveillance technology regulations

New committee will be charged with establishing clear guidelines on surveillance. Read more

Check out more of the latest news for the Alameda County legal community on our website.