Default & Default Judgment – What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a default and default judgment?  One is bad, the other is much worse. This blog is written for those wondering about the difference between default and default judgment. If you are on the wrong end of either a default or a default judgment – here’s the short answer: default is bad. …

Preservation of text messages and emails as evidence

Should I preserve text messages and emails as evidence if I am sued? Nobody wants to be accused of spoliation of evidence (aka, destruction of evidence) such as text messages and emails. That’s likely why you are reading a blog about whether you must keep evidence.  The good news is that California no longer recognizes…