Legal Roundup

FARELLA BRAUN + MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Ranked Among “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

By Farella Braun + Martel LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Farella Braun + Martel LLP has been recognized in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers 2019 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

FARELLA BRAUN + MARTEL LLP: Farella Braun + Martel Recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2019

By Farella Braun + Martel LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Farella Braun + Martel LLP continues to be ranked among the top litigation firms in California by Benchmark Litigation.

MCCATHERN PLLC: McCathern Welcomes New Intellectual Property Partner to LA Office

By | Nov 6, 2018

McCathern is excited to announce the addition of intellectual property partner, Christopher Barkley, to our Los Angeles office!

MAYER BROWN: Mayer Brown adds Tax partner Michael Lebovitz in Los Angeles

By | Nov 6, 2018

.Mayer Brown announced today that Michael Lebovitz has joined the firm as a Tax Transactions & Consulting partner in Los Angeles.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: Jessica Gordon recognized by Century City Chamber of Commerce

By | Nov 5, 2018

On October 15, LA associate Jessica Gordon was presented the Women of Achievement Award by the Century City Chamber of Commerce.

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig’s Dan Black Named to Variety500 for Second Consecutive Year

By | Nov 5, 2018

Daniel H. Black, Vice Chair of Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Global Entertainment & Media Practice and Chairman of the West Coast Entertainment & Media Practice, has been recognized for the second consecutive year in Variety500, an annual list of the 500 global leaders shaping the $2 trillion entertainment industry.

SCHIFF HARDIN LLP: Two Attorneys Listed in Super Lawyers’ 2018 Northern California Women’s Edition

By | Nov 5, 2018

chiff Hardin is pleased to announce that Jean Bertrand and Erin Daly have been included in the 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Northern California Women’s Edition.

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: Jeff E. Scott, Greenberg Traurig’s Global Co-Chair of Litigation Practice, Recognized as ‘Litigation Attorney of the Year’ by Los Angeles Business Journal

By | Nov 5, 2018

Jeff E. Scott, co-chair of the Global Litigation Practice and co-managing shareholder of the Los Angeles office at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, was named the “Leaders in Law: 2018 Litigation Attorney of the Year” by the Los Angeles Business Journal (LABJ).

K&L GATES: K&L Gates Welcomes Environmental Litigation Partner to Los Angeles Office

By | Oct 28, 2018

The Los Angeles office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP has added Belynda S. Reck as a partner in its environment, land and natural resources practice. She joins K&L Gates from Reed Smith LLP.

MAYER BROWN: Noted consumer financial services lawyer Melissa Richards joins Mayer Brown in Northern California

By | Oct 21, 2018

Mayer Brown announced today that Melissa L. Richards has joined the firm in Northern California as a partner in the Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement practice and Consumer Financial Services group.

DRINKER BIDDLE REATH LLP: Summary of Key New California Laws for 2019 (and Beyond): What Employers Should Know

By | Oct 21, 2018

Drinker Biddle Reath Llp issued the following announcement on Oct. 16.In 2018, Governor Brown signed several laws impacting California employers.

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: Accepting Applications for 2019 Summer Clerk Program

By Minami Tamaki Llp | Oct 21, 2018

The Summer Clerk Program is a 10-week paid internship at Minami Tamaki’s San Francisco office.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: California fraudsters beware: Protection by ‘integration clause’ less than rare

By | Oct 12, 2018

Parties to contracts sometimes want it both ways: They want solid, ironclad contracts that can’t be altered or disputed, but they also want an escape hatch if it turns out they were defrauded in the formation of the agreement.

HOLLAND & NIGHT: Jerome L. Levine Honored by California Indian Law Association

By | Oct 12, 2018

Holland & Knight Partner Jerome L. Levine today received the California Indian Law Association (CILA) 2018 award for "Outstanding Achievement in California Law."

DRINKER BIDDLE REATH LLP: Do Your Employees Use Cell Phones for Work While Driving?

By | Oct 12, 2018

Many employers have policies regarding the use of cell phones while driving, including the requirement to use the car’s hands-free, Bluetooth phone system, and abide by all applicable laws.

MINAMI TAMAKI LLP: Investigating Facebook Security Breach

By Minami Tamaki Llp | Oct 7, 2018

Minami Tamaki LLP is investigating reports that Facebook suffered a data breach that compromised user profiles.

MOLSBY & BORDNER LLP: Ways to protect business assets in divorce

By Molsby & Bordner LLP | Oct 7, 2018

Many California residents also happen to be business owners. Any number of issues can have an impact on a company's bottom line and perhaps even place a business owner's best interests at risk. One such issue is divorce.

BPE LAW GROUP: My Fence is Falling Down and My Neighbor Won’t Help!!

By BPE Law Group | Oct 7, 2018

Boundary line fences have a long history of generating disputes between neighbors. One neighbor wants to change the location, another wants a particular style of fence. One wants nothing to do with the maintenance, another seeks pristine maintenance. All of these create strife and foster hostility between neighbors.

DUGGAN LAW CORPORATION: Why Employers Should Consider Getting Rid Of Probationary Periods

By Duggan Law Corporation | Oct 7, 2018

Many companies have historically included language in their new hire contracts and employee handbooks about "probationary periods."

JACKSON LEWIS PC: Guillermo A. Escobedo Appointed Vice President of San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association

By | Sep 30, 2018

Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, congratulates Principal Guillermo A. Escobedo, who was appointed Vice President of the San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association (SDLRLA).

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