Archives for Election Law

It’s all about CA Primaries in this Week’s E-Newsletter

With the CA GOP Convention coming up this weekend, and the primary fast approaching in June, we’ve covered what you need to know before it’s time to vote. Click here. Subscribe here Subscribe to our mailing list to receive our e-newsletter directly (and conveniently) to your inbox every week.
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Trump 2016?! Check out this week’s Baric & Associates E-Newsletter!

Could Trump actually win this thing? If you’re talking about the GOP Presidential nomination, then many pollsters are saying “yes, indeed.” Though most analysts dismiss Trump’s chances to win the presidency outright, many predict that the polarizing figure has a better chance of winning the GOP nomination than previously expected. Find out why that is here! Check it out here! Like what you see? Subscribe here Subscribe to our mailing list to receive our e-newsletter directly (and conveniently) to your inbox every week.
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Harris v. Quinn — What happened and what are the implications?

Why we care: As a firm dedicated to upholding the value of free speech, particularly in the context of labor and politics, we  feel it is important our readers have an unbiased understanding of Harris v. Quinn.  In theory, unions are working to improve the employment conditions of members and nonmembers alike.  All union members, and until now, all nonunion members paid an agency-fee provision. Unions often use the money to support certain candidates or legislation.  The complication is that not everyone paying the fee supports the same policies, so some employees end up funding groups they do not approve
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Election & Government Law

Baric & Tran advises clients on a wide range of issues surrounding the conduct of elections and politics, including: Ballot security Election recounts and contests Recall efforts Voter registration matters Candidate qualification Nomination processes Ballot pamphlet issues The firm helps our clients incorporate or otherwise organize, creates operational bylaws and obtains recognition of tax exemption from federal and state authorities. Our services include drafting and analyzing state and local initiatives and referenda, including campaign related legal issues and post-election matters.
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