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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.”

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.

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.

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.

JONES DAY: Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection partner John Vogt named to California Daily Journal's 2019 list of Top Cyber Lawyers

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

John Vogt, a partner in Jones Day's Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Practice, has been named to the California Daily Journal's list of "Top Cyber Lawyers" for his work advising credit reporting agencies and online marketing service providers on complex and high-profile cybersecurity, privacy, and data protection matters.

FOX ROTHSCHILD LLP: Ashe Puri and Daniel Wu Named Most Influential Minority Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Ashe P. Puri and Daniel Wu, who have been recognized among the Most Influential Minority Attorneys by the Los Angeles Business Journal.

DRINKER BIDDLE: Litigation Partner Paul J. Riehle Joins Drinker Biddle in San Francisco

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

National law firm Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is bolstering its litigation capabilities with the addition of partner Paul J. Riehle to its Litigation Group. He will be based in the San Francisco office.

WILSON ELSER: Sullivan Appointed a Senior Editor of Employee Benefits Law

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

Don Sullivan (Partner-San Francisco) was recently appointed to serve as a Senior Editor of Employee Benefits Law, a treatise jointly published by the American Bar Association and the Bureau of National Affairs.

ATG LegalServe partners with File & ServeXpress for 'one-stop' service

By John Breslin | Jan 24, 2019

As the era of legal e-filing came close to replacing the hand delivering of documents, one process-serving business knew it had to find the right partner.

JACKSON LEWIS: Lisa Barnett Sween Named Managing Principal in San Francisco

By Press release submission | Jan 24, 2019

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce Lisa Barnett Sween has been named Office Managing Principal in San Francisco.

LEWIS BRISBOIS: Alecia Walter-Hinds and Keri Bush to present at DRI's women in Law Seminar

By Press release submission | Jan 22, 2019

Orange County Partner Keri L. Bush and New York Partner Alecia Walters-Hinds will participate in a panel discussion at the DRI’s Women in the Law seminar taking place January 23 - 25 at the Hotel Del Coronado.

CAFFARELLI & ASSOCIATES: Alejandro Caffarelli to Speak at 2019 ABA ADR Midwinter Meeting

By Press release submission | Jan 22, 2019

Alejandro Caffarelli is scheduled to speak at the American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law ADR in Labor and Employment Law Committee midwinter meeting, currently scheduled for February 15-17 in Coronado, California.

From SE Texas Record

Exxon argues for Texas justice as it defends self from climate change lawsuits

By David Yates | Jan 17, 2019

FORT WORTH – Texas justices will soon decide whether California municipalities took aim at Texas-based free speech by bringing climate change lawsuits against ExxonMobil, a Texas company, in California courts.

HEPLERBROOM: Nickelson and Johnson Speaking at DRI Conference

By Press release submission | Jan 13, 2019

Rebecca Nickelson and Amy Johnson will be among the speakers at DRI’s Women in the Law Conference, which is being held in Coronado, California, on January 23-29.

DLA PIPER: Tracy Shapiro joins DLA Piper's Intellectual Property and Technology practice in San Francisco

By Press release submission | Jan 10, 2019

DLA Piper announced today that Tracy Shapiro has joined the firm's Intellectual Property and Technology practice as a partner in Northern California.

Judge orders Google to provide some information to AdTrader regarding suit alleging fraud and deceit

By Karen Kidd | Jan 9, 2019

SAN JOSE — The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California recently said Google will have to provide information for interrogatories regarding an online ad agency's lawsuit alleging fraud and deceit against the multinational technology company.

Former Kaggle President can bypass arbitration to sue board members over 2017 Google purchase, appeals court rules

By Karen Kidd | Jan 2, 2019

Australian researcher and former Kaggle president Jeremy Howard is free to sue board members who he claims cheated him when the company was sold to Google in 2017, according to a recent state appeals court ruling.

Attorney says $500,000 settlement for client is 'fair' after being shot four times by police officer

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 22, 2018

Following a shooting incident, the San Jose City Council approved a $500,000 settlement on Dec. 11 for a man who was shot by police officers after he allegedly tried to take a gun from law enforcement.

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