Appendix 4 - Publications On Landlord-Tenant Law

California Tenants, A Guide to Residential Tenants' and Landlords' Rights and Responsibilities

Books

Brown, Warner and Portman, The California Landlord's Law Book, Vol. I: Rights and Responsibilities, 13th edition (Nolo Press, 2011).

Friedman et al., California Practice Guide: Landlord-Tenant (Rutter Group, 2011 update).

Moskovitz et al., California Eviction Defense Manual, 2nd edition (California Continuing Education of the Bar, 2011 update).

Moskovitz et al., California Landlord-Tenant Practice, 2nd edition (California Continuing Education of the Bar, 2011 update).

Portman and Brown., California Tenants' Rights, 18th edition (NOLO Press 2010).

These books are available at county and university law libraries.

Department of Consumer Affairs- Legal Guide

LT-2 Rent Increases: Basic Information for Tenants

LT-4 How to Get Back Possessions You Have Left in a Rental Unit

LT-8 Outline: Landlords' and Tenants' Responsibilities for Habitability and Repairs

Legal Guides are available in the Legal Guides section of this web site. Other Legal Guides on landlord-tenant law may be available in the future.

For printed copies of these Legal Guides, call (866) 320-8652, or write to:
Department of Consumer Affairs
Office of Publications, Design & Editing
1625 North Market Boulevard, Suite N-112
Sacramento, CA 95834
Please specify Legal Guides by number and name.

DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS - OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Arbitration/Mediation

California Dispute Resolution Programs Act: Program Director (lists arbitration and mediation programs by county).

Small Claims Court

Small Claims Advisors Directory (lists small claims court advisors by county).

DCA Consumer Wiki

The Small Claims Court: A Guide to Its Practical Use. For printed copies of these arbitration and small claims publications, call (866) 320-8652
or write to:
Department of Consumer Affairs
Office of Publications, Design & Editing
1625 North Market Boulevard, Suite N-112,
Sacramento, CA 95834.
Please specify publication by name.