Bay Oak Law

1939 Harrison Street
Suite 929
Oakland, CA 94612, United States
Contact: Barbara Occhiogrosso
Phone: 5104583000 Ext:.12
Fax: 5102085511
Areas of Practice
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
Other U.S. Locations
  • California
Other Countries
Number of Attorneys
2-10 Attorneys


I’m going to be honest. Procedural requirements are important, but man, they are boring to read about. So when you can be an agent registered with the government, it’s exciting – so long as you don’t focus on it only being a…more

Way Ahead of You, Mr. President

Non compete agreements can backfire on employers. A big drag on the health of the economy is labor mobility – or rather, the lack of it. People trapped in jobs that they don’t want to be in do not supply productivity and…more

Update Your Privacy Policy NOW

It’s understandable if you don’t think that website privacy policies are not on the top of your newsfeed. Apparently, Google, the world’s most popular website, changed its website’s privacy policy in June 2016, and nobody…more

Getting a Notice from Your ISP

It’s been a long day. You pull the snail mail out of its box. You find a letter from your ISP, your internet service provider. Maybe it’s a special offer to such a loyal customer? You open it and find a notice that your…more

Yelping About Yelp

Yelp and other business profile websites are a common sore spot for many businesses. At a minimum, it is a free service to advertise your business, showcasing your products or services and attracting customers. However, there…more

A Tilted Playing Field: Copyright Infringement and Attorneys’ Fees

In its majestic equality, the law forbids rich and poor alike to sleep under bridges, beg in the streets and steal loaves of bread. - Anatole France, Le Lys Rouge [The Red…more

Dive On In, Justice Thomas

On February 1st, the New York Times published “It’s Been 10 Years. Would Clarence Thomas Like to Add Anything?”, about the impending anniversary of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas’ last question to a lawyer appearing…more

Is Bitcoin in Your Wallet?

By: Daniel Richardson Although virtual currencies are not new they have rapidly evolved in recent years and their use is entering the financial mainstream. Bitcoin is the most widely used of the virtual currencies and is…more

Licence to Extort Stopped

By: Andrew Jacobson One characteristic of mobsters is the threat of something bad happening if you don’t do what the mobster wants you to do. It is even an unforgettable part of The Godfather: when the Hollywood studio head…more

Cell Time

by: Andrew K Jacobson Employers have long known that they have to reimburse employees for out-of-pocket expenses like mileage or meals with clients. Now employers can add cell phone costs, when an employee uses his or her…more

Now for The News...

Now for The News . . . by: Andrew K Jacobson The news has been dreary for some time now, and September has not been friendly in the recent past. Under all that gloom, it is easy to forget that there is a lot of good news…more


Biologists assure us that scavengers are an important part of the ecosystem, because they reduce down the carrion so that the material can enter the food chain again. In the financial world, scavengers take the form of buyers of…more

What Season is it? It's Duck Season!

Look at the picture: what is it? A duck? A rabbit? Both? Depending on what hunting season it happens to be, a lot depends on the answer. The same is true in copyright. Cable companies rebroadcast transmissions to their…more

What Flavor is Your NDA

Ah, the conundrums of a child’s summer: butterscotch, or strawberry? Mint chocolate chip, or triple fudge? Cone or cup? Businesses have their less-tasty choices, but they are still there: what flavor is your non-disclosure…more

Employment Law Update

Is your employee handbook up to date? An up to date employee handbook is important because it outlines for the employee the employer’s policies and procedures as well as establishing the expected standards. Using an employee…more
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