Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean LLP

1111 Broadway
24th Fl.
Oakland, CA 94607, United States
Contact: Lydia Bednerik, Marketing Director
Phone: (510) 834-6600
Fax: (510) 834-1928
Areas of Practice
  • Agriculture
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Appellate Practice
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Construction Law
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Health
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use
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Other U.S. Locations
  • California
Number of Attorneys
50-100 Attorneys

Apartment and Condo Developers in California Take Note: Court Clarifies Calculation of School Impact Fees

Under California’s Education Code (section 17620), a school district can levy a fee on new residential construction for the purpose of funding new or improved school facilities to help meet the demand created by the new…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Construction Law, Education, Real Estate - Residential, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

The New California Department of Insurance Expedited Title Company Application Process: Fact or Fiction?

Obtaining a California underwritten title company license is generally a lengthy process. Once the application is filed with the California Department of Insurance (CDI), it can take a minimum of 6 to more than 12 months until…more
 /  Finance & Banking, Insurance, Science, Computers, & Technology

Federal Spending Bill Fails to Expand Legal Protection to Recreational Cannabis Industry

Congress recently failed to protect the recreational cannabis industry from federal law enforcement, choosing instead to maintain a defense only for cannabis operators in states that have legalized marijuana for medical…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics

When a Tenant Exercises an Option to Purchase, When Does the Obligation to Pay Rent End?

Some commercial leases provide the tenant with an option to purchase the real property…more
 /  Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Real Estate - Commercial

Cannabinoids – Some Thoughts From This Year’s Expo West

As I typically do, I attended this year’s Natural Products Expo West tradeshow in Anaheim, California. It was a great opportunity to see my clients and taste their many wonderful product offerings. This year, however, it was…more
 /  Agriculture, Commercial Law & Contracts

CSLB Word of the Day – “Fenestration”

SACRAMENTO – Californians will reach out to a contractor for installing new fenestration fixtures like windows, exterior doors, or skylights hoping to save energy in their home. But, in the case of low-rise residential…more
 /  Construction Law

New California Bill Promotes “Transit-Rich” Housing Development

California Senate Bill 827, introduced by Senator Scott Wiener, continues to draw attention as the State struggles to address an under-supply of housing that has not kept up with demand driven by strong job growth…more
 /  Elections & Politics, Real Estate - Residential, Transportation, Zoning, Planning & Land Use

In a Win for Property Owners California Court Expands and Clarifies Privette Doctrine

We’ve written before about the Privette doctrine, which generally holds that a higher-tiered party is not liable for injuries sustained by employees of a lower-tiered party under the peculiar risk doctrine, here, here, here and…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Labor & Employment Law

Breath of Fresh Air – Potential Tax Relief for California Cannabis Businesses

There may be a significant tax break on the horizon for California’s growing legal cannabis market. A bi-partisan group of Assemblymembers introduced a bill (AB 3157) that will temporarily cut the state excise tax from 15% to…more
 /  Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts, Taxation

It’s Official — Trademarks are “FUCT”

It was only a matter of time. THE “GOOD OLD DAYS” BEFORE DISPARAGING, VULGAR AND SCANDALOUS TRADEMARKS For seventy years the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) refused to register marks that consisted of…more
 /  Constitutional Law, Intellectual Property

2018 Summary of Changes to Income Tax for Corporations and Pass-Through Entities

The following provides a summary of the changes to the income tax rules for corporations and pass-through entities (and the individuals who own pass-through entities)..…more
 /  Business Organizations, Taxation

2018 Summary of Changes to Income Tax for Individuals

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (Tax Act) reduces the effective income tax rate for many taxpayers and sharply curtails the application of the alternative minimum tax (AMT). It also limits many deductions, including the…more
 /  Taxation

Decoding the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 for Estate and Wealth Planning

As many of you are already aware, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (Tax Act) was signed into law on December 22, 2017. The Tax Act makes a wide variety of changes to the Internal Revenue Code covering a broad range of estate,…more
 /  Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

2018 Summary of Changes to Gift, Estate & GST Taxes

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (Tax Act) substantially increases the exemption amounts for the estate, gift, and generation-skipping transfer (GST) taxes. The Tax Act also retains the income tax basis adjustment on death…more
 /  Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Commercial and Industrial Property Owners Take Note: a “Split-Roll” Property Tax Initiative Effort is Underway in California

Proposition 13 — California’s long-tenured law keeping a lid on annual property tax increases — is in the cross-hairs of a new ballot initiative effort…more
 /  Constitutional Law, Elections & Politics, Real Estate - Commercial, Taxation
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