Dennis Beaver | You & the Law

DennisBeaverAttorney Dennis Beaver has practiced law for many years in Bakersfield, California. Read more about Dennis and his background here. Dennis is a syndicated newspaper columnist and writes a weekly column entitled “You and the Law”. There have been numerous requests over the years to make these articles available and we are happy to offer them here. They are also indexed for your convenience.

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Dennis Beaver has an amazing story in this video.

Many people have been caught in Timeshare Scams – and Dennis was invited to participate in a Dr. Phil program where over $207,000 was scammed from a woman informed that she had been awarded $38,000 in a Cabo San Lucas timeshare data breach. It wasn’t true. Here is the promo for the show and the show itself.


July 1, 2022 • By Dennis Beaver

There are times when the greatest help your lawyer can provide is in not doing what you request. In a recent article about suing for defamation, we looked at the “Streisand Effect,” calling attention to something no one would know a thing about until it became a lawsuit.

Lawyers who want to protect their clients from unneeded negative publicity cite the Streisand Effect as the rationale for telling them, “Here’s why I recommend against filing that lawsuit. I am here to help, not hurt you.”

But what if you’ve got – in your opinion – a solid case, are trying to find an attorney to file suit, but the lawyers you speak with think the whole idea is wrong and don’t want to hurt your feelings? What do they say?…click here to read more