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Origins of Covid 19 - New analysis

Posted by Brian Michaels | Jul 08, 2021 | 0 Comments

Over the course of the last few months I have been trying to find time, now that my law firm has re-opened to address the vast amounts of research I have conducted over the last year and a half and have asked, encouraged and plead with people in my profession to begin to take a hard look at the e...

The Origins of Covid 19. How the U.S and China created the world's most prolific killing machine...and almost got away with it. Legal and Political Analysis.

Posted by Brian Michaels | Jun 07, 2021 | 0 Comments

This is the product of a full year of research between Attorney Brian Michaels and a small working group of professionals committed to truth. The article is part fact and part theory with a bit of opinion. We will be writing and adding chapters every few days. Feel free to follow along. Or not. B...

Covid 19 Vaccines and the Law - A Lawyer's Perspective

Posted by Brian Michaels | Dec 01, 2020 | 0 Comments

As the various Covid 19 vaccines begin to roll out of warehouses and onto aircraft for immediate distribution, now is as good a time as any to look forward and see how the implementation of a vaccine might look and the various legal issues surrounding inoculation. Certainly if you have one or mor...

What to do if pulled over for DUI and what to expect

Posted by Brian Michaels | Sep 09, 2019 | 0 Comments

What to do if pulled over for a DUI Over my 24 year legal career, first as a Prosecutor and now as a full time DUI and Criminal Defense Attorney I have probably been involved in now thousands of DUI cases including close to 50 jury trials. While many lawyers tend to overcomplicate and oversell th...


Posted by Brian Michaels | May 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

THE BIRD IS THE WORD. ELECTRIC SCOOTERS AND THE LAW. Anyone who lives in the Westside of Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Venice, San Diego or several other Metropolitan areas in California are becoming fast aware of the presence of hundreds, soon to be thousands, of motorized scooters, that have taken...

Immigration Consequences of Pleading Guilty

Posted by Brian Michaels | Feb 03, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recently my office has handled a slew of post conviction proceedings for people that were arrested and convicted of crimes as long as 20 years ago. While we are not sure if this shows an upward trend in enforcement by INS, but it's important a client, who, even with residency status, can be depor...

Update Re: Edward Furlong Case

Posted by Brian Michaels | Jan 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mr. Furlong was arraigned today on a new Domestic Violence case involving a former girlfriend. Based on information that was known to us prior to this recent arrest, Mr. Furlong recently learned that the District Attorney had purportedly filed a case against him in December. Contrary to press rep...

Status of Edward Furlong Arrest 1/15/13

Posted by Brian Michaels | Jan 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Status of Edward Furlong Arrest My office was retained in 2012 to represent Edward Furlong in a pending Probation Violation hearing at the Van Nuys Branch of the Los Angeles Superior Court. He had been placed on Probation as a result of a family law dispute that resulted in an unfortunate plea b...

2012 Penalties For DUI

Posted by Brian Michaels | Sep 04, 2012 | 0 Comments

Posted on April 13, 2012 Every year California adds new penalties for Drunk Driving convictions. The following is a summary of the most common punishments set forth in the CA Judge's Benchguide. It is important to understand that these sentencing guidelines can be imposed, however, there are way...

Good news for medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted by Brian Michaels | Sep 03, 2012 | 0 Comments

Medical marijuana patients in Los Angeles can exhale a sigh of relief. At least for now. LA's marijuana dispensary ban, which was set to go into effect in one week, has been temporarily suspended after patients and supporters delivered 50,000 signatures to force a referendum on the ban, the city ...

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