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CLRC Draft of Mediation Confidentiality Exception Unfairly Criticized

The California Law Revision Commission's Mediation confidentiality study is exhaustive and intensive. It should be completed by 2018.    Moreno's recent Daily Journal Article about the study.   

 2017 CLRC draft Legislation to Implement an Exception to Mediation Confidentiality 


  In 2011, Moreno drafted the resolution that eventually sent the  mediation confidentiality  issue (ACR 98) to the California Law Revision Commission:  the Legislature directed the Commission to analyze "the relationship under current law between mediation confidentiality and attorney malpractice and other misconduct, and the purposes for, and impact of, those laws on public protection, professional ethics, attorney discipline, client rights, the willingness of parties to participate in voluntary and mandatory mediation, as well as any other issues the commission deems relevant."   

Leadership Awards

Beverly Hills Bar Association Honors Moreno with
OUTSTANDING LEADERSHIP IN 2009

BOARD OF GOVERNOR'S AWARD FOR DISTINGUISHED AND OUTSTANDING SERVICE
 

Moreno rated "QUALIFIED" as superior court judge candidate in 2010 election. 

Beverly Hills Bar Association Board of Govenor Awards Moreno with Award for Distinguished and Outstanding Service.

Moreno' Resolution gets CCP section 1161.2 amended

Moreno drafted the resolution that eventually amended CCP 1161.2 to give Notice to lawyer referral services in an Unlawful detainer action. CCP 1161.2 was amended to read an alternative to the county bar association, the name and telephone number of any nonprofit bar association within the county that is duly authorized by the State Bar as a lawyer referral provider.