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ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF CALIFORNIA: Sierra Pacific Mortgage Agrees to Pay $3.67 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Related to the FHA Loan Program

By Press release submission | Feb 18, 2019

U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced that Sierra Pacific Mortgage Company Inc. (SPM), a national mortgage lender headquartered in Folsom, has agreed to pay the United States $3,670,000 to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by falsely certifying compliance with Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage insurance requirements in connection with certain loans.

CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Attorney General Becerra Announces Sentencing in $4 Million Southern California Mortgage Fraud Scheme

By Press release submission | Feb 18, 2019

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the sentencing of Prakashumar ("Kash") Bhakta for operating a mortgage fraud scheme throughout Southern California and the Inland Empire that preyed on homeowners facing foreclosure.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome Welcomes New Labor & Employment Associate in Los Angeles

By Press release submission | Feb 14, 2019

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Taylor C. Morosco has joined the Firm’s Los Angeles office as an associate in the Labor & Employmentgroup, which recently welcomed partner Mara B. Levin in the New York office and announced the elevation of Stephanie Gantman Kaplan to partner in the Philadelphia office.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Andrea R. Ortega Selected as National Employment Law Council Academy Fellow

By Press release submission | Feb 12, 2019

Andrea R. Ortega, an attorney at Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been selected as an academy fellow by the National Employment Law Council (NELC).

THOMPSON COBURN: Jennifer Post named among the ‘Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles’ for 2019

By Press release submission | Feb 12, 2019

For the second year in a row, the Los Angeles Business Journal has named Thompson Coburn partner Jennifer Post to its 2019 list of the “Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles.”

PILLBURY WINTHROP LLP: World Trademark Review Ranks Pillsbury IP Lawyers and Firm Among the Best

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

In its recently released guide, World Trademark Review named Pillsbury a top trademark practice in California and singled out Richard Kirkpatrick, Vijay Toke, Edward Cavazos and Patrick Jennings as leading practitioners in the field.

DLA PIPER: DLA Piper's Miles Cooley and Rockard "Rocky" Delgadillo named Most Influential Minority Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

DLA Piper is pleased to announce that two Los Angeles-based partners have been named by the Los Angeles Business Journal to the 2019 Most Influential Minority Attorney list.

SEYFARTH SHAW LLP: Seyfarth Hires Labor and Employment Litigator Richard Chen in Los Angeles

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

Seyfarth Shaw LLP announced today the arrival of partner Richard Y. Chen to the Labor & Employment department in Los Angeles - Century City.

FARELLA BRAUN MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Shortlisted for Benchmark Litigation 2019 San Francisco Firm of the Year Award

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

Farella Braun + Martel announces that it has been nominated by Benchmark Litigation for two 2019 California awards.

FARELLA BRAUN MARTEL LLP: Tyler Gerking Elected Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

Farella Braun + Martel LLP congratulates Partner Tyler C. Gerking on his induction as a Fellow into the prestigious American College of Coverage Counsel (ACCC).

BISTATE LAW CENTER: Happy Birthday Rosa Parks!

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

We hope that you join the us in wishing Ms. Rosa Parks a very happy birthday and celebrate Rosa Parks Day.

PILLSBURY: Leading Tax Lawyer Jorge Medina Continues Pillsbury’s String of Energy-Focused Hires

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

Pillsbury welcomes partner Jorge Medina, who joins the firm’s Tax practice and Energy Industry team in Los Angeles.

BUTLER SNOW: David L. Johnson to Moderate Panel at American Bar Association’s 2019 Negotiation Institute

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2019

Butler Snow is pleased to announce David L. Johnson will moderate a panel at the American Bar Association’s 2019 Negotiation Institute.

WILSON ELSER: Hoynacki Elected to Board of San Diego Defense Lawyers, Kearns Past President

By Press release submission | Feb 6, 2019

David Hoynacki (Associate-San Diego) was elected by a vote of the general membership to the Board of Directors for the San Diego Defense Lawyers Association (SDDL).

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Adds Three Litigators to its Expanding Sacramento Office

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP continued to expand its Sacramento office with the addition of Todd A. Pickles as of counsel in the White Collar Defense & Special Investigations Practice, as well as David A. Cheit as of counsel and Deepi K. Miller as associate in the Litigation Practice.

BENESCH LAW: Benesch Grows West; Opens Office in San Francisco

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Based on its expanding client base, growing team of veteran litigators, and opportunities to serve more clients on the West Coast, Benesch Law, an AmLaw 200 law firm, today announced its expansion into San Francisco, CA.

FOLEY & LARDNER LLP: Foley Elects New Partners

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Foley & Lardner LLP announced today that the following lawyers have been elected to the partnership, effective February 1, 2019.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Elects Five New Members to Board of Directors

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2019

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has elected Neil Alexander (Phoenix), Daniel Boatright (Kansas City), Paul Kennedy (Washington, D.C.), Gene Ryu (Los Angeles) and Jean Schmidt (New York) as new members of its Board of Directors.

BPE LAW GROUP: 2019 Employment Law Update

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

As is the case every year, there are several changes that came into effect in the new year regarding employment.

MORGAN LEWIS: Morgan Lewis Partner Neeraj Arora Named Among Most Influential Minority Lawyers in LA

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

he Los Angeles Business Journal has named Morgan Lewis partner Neeraj Arora as one of the Most Influential Minority Attorneys in Los Angeles.

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