CaRLA News

Mall’d to Death

In 2017 Michael Goolsby, an attorney specializing in preying upon victims of foreclosure, faced a career crisis. He had just been disbarred by the California Bar Association after repeatedly violating rules against practicing law unlicensed in other states. With his...

Housing Development in the New Era …

The Vallco Mall project in Cupertino, also called Vallco City Center, has become a flashpoint for pro-housing and anti-housing sentiment on the peninsula. The question over wether an empty mall will be allowed to become housing has inflamed tensions in Cupertino and...

Interesting Hearings Week of May 6th

... The YIMBY Era! The League of Cities is holding a conference for City Attorneys May 8-10th. One of the sessions is called "Navigating Housing Development in the New Era," and the "New Era" is the era of YIMBYism.Navigating Housing Development in the New...