Category Archives: DMV Procedures

How Long Will Your License be Suspended After a California DUI?


Forget about probation, forget about the fines and fees, forget about the DUI program, and, believe it or not, forget about jail. To some, none of these DUI penalties are worse than the dreaded license suspension. If you are arrested … Continue reading

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Introducing Senate Bill 1046


California Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 1046, which enforces ignition interlock devices. Starting January 1, 2019, ignition interlocks will be required for DUI offenders. We have been hearing about this program, pushed by Mothers Against Drunk Driving, for several … Continue reading

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How Long Does a DUI Stay on your Record?


One of the most common misconceptions about a California DUI conviction is that it magically disappears from a person’s criminal record after a certain amount of time. Unfortunately that is not the case. A California DUI conviction stays on a … Continue reading

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The One-Sided DMV Hearing


Many of my DUI clients are surprised to learn that there are two different processes following a DUI arrest; the court case and the DMV (also known as the Administrative Per Se or APS action). The DMV’s only concern is … Continue reading

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Eliminate Parking Tickets for Would-Be Drunk Drivers


 How many people end up driving home drunk because they’re afraid of receiving parking tickets from leaving their cars parked on the street?   Green Bay Alderman, Randy Scannell, hopes to eliminate this worry by eliminating parking tickets for people … Continue reading

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