San Francisco

San Francisco /sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/, officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural center and a leading financial hub of the San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California.The only consolidated city-county in California, San Francisco encompasses a land area of about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) on the northern end of the San Francisco Peninsula, giving it a density of about 17,867 people per square mile (6,898 people per km2). It is the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City.
Posts about San Francisco
  • House to Vote on Immigration Bill

    … enforcement. Below are some frequently asked questions. What are in the immigration bills? One of the bills to see a floor vote, dubbed Kate’s Law, boosts penalties for immigrants who try to re-enter the United States after being deported. It is named after Kate Steinle, a young woman who was shot and killed in San Francisco by an immigrant who had been…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 28 readers -
  • United Airlines Deep Dark Secret

    … is the only company in the world that overhauls the inlets and core thrust reversers for the Air Force’s C-17 fleet. Those services are mostly performed at the Charleston Air Force Base in South Carolina. A few planes are also repaired at a United service facility in San Francisco. Jet engine parts have extremely critical tolerances. Because they operate…

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
  • Nuclear Reactors, Foreign Steel and Whistleblowers

    … on the new Oakland Bay Bridge in San Francisco. Bad Steel Used in French Nuclear Reactors? The Economist reports that France’s quasi-public electricity utility, Electricite´de France (EDF) is facing a crisis over bad reactor parts. So many nuclear reactors are down that the company is in a crisis. One prolonged cold spell could cause blackouts…

    Due Diligence- 13 readers -
  • Getting From Point A to Point B With Money

    …, and here. There are a limited number of ways to get out of debt, many of which don’t event eliminate debt. Two such options; “doing nothing,” and “borrowing money,” only make matters worse when trying to get out of debt. Many of my clients have tried these first, only to come to me for bankruptcy later. Another popular option are these debt…

    Christine Kingston/ Los Angeles Bankruptcy Law Monitor- 25 readers -
  • Bloomberg BNA

    …Ride-Sharing Company Faces Nationwide FLSA Lawsuit by Michael J. Bologna and Lisa Nagele-Piazza | Link to original source (103K) Uber Technologies Inc., fresh off a $100 million settlement with drivers in California and Massachusetts, now faces a nationwide class action that claims the on-demand ride-sharing company illegally classified drivers…

    Due Diligence- 38 readers -
  • iNews Today

    … be approved by a San Francisco federal judge, provides for a $100 million payout to drivers in those two states on the basis of how many miles each has driven for Uber. “Uber tried to piecemeal this and said, ‘OK, we’ll just settle with California and MA drivers, ‘” said Brian H. Mahany, the plaintiff attorney who filed the class-action lawsuit in IL…

    Due Diligence- 26 readers -
  • 10th Annual Patent Law Institute CLE Program From PLI

    … On May 5-6, 2016, Practicing Law Institute (PLI) will be conducting its 10th Annual Patent Law Institute. The Institute will be held in San Francisco and also will be broadcast life via webcast. Registration is available at the following link. According to PLI, The Institute is designed to be of ultimate practice value to all three subgroups…

    Michael E. Mccabe Jr./ IPethics & INsights- 18 readers -
  • Justice Thomas’ Overlooked Second Amendment Statement

    … Many in the legal profession focus their Supreme Court decision review based on the areas of law in which they practice or otherwise have an interest in, but sometimes, the best support for a particular legal issue comes not from a case on point but in an opinion or concurrence which most would overlook. Last week, on March 30th, the Court…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 16 readers -
  • Frisco Fest ~ March 5 & 6, 2016

    … San Francisco Plantation will host its 13th Annual “Frisco Fest” Spring Garden & Craft Festival on March 5 & 6, 2016. This year’s festival promises to be better than ever with a classic rock performance by IMAGE on Saturday at 3 pm and a Zydeco show featuring Geno Delafose & The French Rockin’ Boogie on Sunday at 1pm. Other acts…

    Houma Personal Injury Attorney- 27 readers -
  • Q & A with a Merit Systems Protection Board Representative

    …. A judge has the ability to grant up to two 30 day case suspensions to allow the parties more time to engage in discovery, settle the case, or just to accommodate various working schedules. After a case is docketed with a MSPB regional office, for example, San Francisco, the case will be assigned to a administrative judge (AJ). This AJ will then issue…

    Mike Ivancie/ Ivancie Law- 49 readers -
  • Homeless Whistleblower Gets $140,000!

    … in their work place. Until this morning, we never heard of a homeless whistleblower. This is America, however, and anyone can rise up and become a hero. We all work hard for what we make. Why should a few people feel they are above the law? Corruption not only rewards the guilty but the rest of us wind up footing the bill. Whistleblowers all…

    Due Diligence- 23 readers -
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