L.A. Sees First Drop in Unsheltered Homelessness in Years

The number of homeless people in Los Angeles is steady for the first time in six years, according to new data released by the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) on Friday.

Brittany Maldonado 07/02/2024 - 10:28 AM
Burke Public Law Insights: Frequently Asked Questions Regarding ADU Laws
Brittany Maldonado 07/02/2024 - 10:06 AM
SCOTUS Rules Cities Can Enforce Public Camping Bans
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While pundits were parsing last night’s painful presidential debate, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision with enormous implications for California cities. 

Brittany Maldonado 06/28/2024 - 9:50 AM
Burke Public Law Insights: How Does AB 2097 Impact Your California Municipality?

By Leila Moshref-Danesh, Senior Associate at Burke, Willi

Brittany Maldonado 06/26/2024 - 10:09 AM
Rob Bonta Encourages Local Govs to Crack Down on Illegal Rent Increases and No-Cause Evictions
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As of April 1, city attorneys and county counsel across the state have new powers to prevent no-cause evictions and illegal rent increases.

Brittany M. 05/28/2024 - 8:48 AM
Burke Public Law Update: Trial Court Holds That SB 9 Does Not Apply To Charter Cities

By Burke, Williams & Sorensen Partners

Brittany Maldonado 05/01/2024 - 4:07 AM
New Bill Would Clarify Builder’s Remedy Rules

A law aimed at coaxing cities to plan for more affordable housing has been causing confusion for local governments and developers alike.

Brittany Maldonado 04/04/2024 - 10:36 AM
Burke Public Law Update on AB 1307: Noise by Residential Occupants on Other People is Not Significant Effect for Purposes of CEQA

By Burke Partners

Brittany Maldonado 03/13/2024 - 1:52 PM
LAHSA Report Calls L.A.’s Camping Ban ‘Ineffective’

Los Angeles city officials are squabbling over a new report from the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority that casts doubt on the effectiveness of the city’s camping ban.

Brittany Maldonado 03/05/2024 - 11:56 AM