• Top 10 Lists
    Use any one of our five Top 10 lists for a handy resource on the most common issues that come up within Open Government law in California.
  • Top 10 Videos (coming soon) (members only)
    These videos are presented by our General Counsel, Terry Francke, who gives a brief explanation of each item in our Top 10 lists, including some background.  Included with these videos are our expanded Top 10 lists, which include all relevant legal citations.
  • Publications
    For the most in-depth analysis and explanation of California’s Open Government laws, purchase a copy of one of our Guides, written by our General Counsel, Terry Francke.
  • California Law
    Find links to the most frequently cited statutes, cases and attorney’s general’s opinions that are available online.
  • Federal Law
    Find the content of the Federal Open Information Act (FOIA) for open government issues related to federal law.
  • Sunshine Ordinances
    Find the answers to questions such as “What is a Sunshine Ordinance?” and “How do I do one and what should I include?”, and use our wiki to help organize and develop your own.
  • Attorney Directory
    Use our attorney directory to locate and contact a California attorney who specializes in open government law.
  • Message Board
    Use our message board to connect with others in our CalAware community with similar issues.  This is also where non-members can have their questions answered by our General Counsel, Terry Francke.