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Final Regulations Provide Guidance for Private Foundations Making Foreign Grants

When making grants to foreign organizations, private foundations must conduct costly and time-consuming expenditure responsibility, unless the foundation makes a good faith determination that the foreign organization is…more

Charitable Donations, Cross-Border Transactions, Equivalency Determinations, Foreign Entities, Grants

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Working With a Commercial Cannabis Tenant

The emergence of legalized marijuana for recreational adult use in California, beginning in some counties as early as January 2018, will require those involved in commercial real estate to continue to consider the pros and cons…more

Breach of Contract, Commercial Leases, Commercial Tenants, Controlled Substances Act, Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing

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CGL Coverage for False Advertising and Intellectual Property Claims: Sometimes It’s There, but You Need to Know Where to Look for it

A recent case in the Northern District of California offers two cautionary tales to policyholders. First, when buying insurance, companies should understand their risks and ensure that the policies they’re buying match those…more

Commercial Insurance Policies, Copyright Infringement, Corporate Counsel, Disparagement, Errors and Omissions Policy

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Supreme Court’s Decision in TC Heartland Narrows Patent Venue Selection

The Supreme Court’s decision in TC Heartland will undoubtedly have a substantial impact on patent venue selection and will likely lead to a marked decrease in cases brought in the Eastern District of Texas.  Under the Supreme…more

Forum Selection, Forum Shopping, Patent Infringement, Patent Litigation, Patents

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Five Considerations Before Selling a Vineyard or Winery

Whether to sell a vineyard or winery is one of the most significant decisions an owner will make. There are financial, career, lifestyle, and other factors that go into the choice, and the calculation is different for each…more

Appraisal, Corporate Taxes, Disclosure Requirements, Easements, Post-Closing Rights

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California WARN Act Notice Requirements Apply to Temporary Layoff

The California Court of Appeal has held that the California Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notice (WARN) Act requires that employers notify employees of temporary layoffs, even if anticipated to last less than six months. In…more

Appeals, Damages, Employer Liability Issues, Federal v State Law Application, Hiring & Firing

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Be Prepared for California’s Environmental Rules: Regulated Cannabis Brings Forth New Water Use Guidelines

Some estimates indicate that up to 70% of marijuana used in the United States comes from California. With the recent passage of Proposition 64, California cannabis production is likely to increase, and the state’s environmental…more

CEQA, Environmental Policies, Marijuana, Marijuana Cultivation, Pesticides

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Developing Renewable Energy Projects on Brownfields: Mitigating Enivronmental Risks & Liabilities

“Greenfield” utility-scale renewable energy projects have generated both considerable praise and criticism. Government agencies and the public generally applaud efforts to generate renewable energy, while at the same time,…more

Brownfield Properties, Renewable Energy, Utilities Sector

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Utility-Scale Battery Storage Systems: Legal Issues and Opportunities

Federal and state government mandates and incentives, combined with technological advances, have dramatically increased renewable energy sources during the past decade. Variable renewable energy sources such as solar and wind…more

Battery, Bureau of Land Management, CEQA, CPCN, CPUC

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California Legislature Responds to the State’s Housing Crisis With Increased Funding, Streamlining, and Enforcement

On the final day of the legislative session, California’s legislature approved 15 separate housing bills, taking a big step toward addressing California’s ongoing housing crisis. The collection of bills comes after months of…more

Affordable Housing, Bonds, Housing Developers, Legislative Agendas, Real Estate Transactions

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Patents in the burgeoning cannabis industry

With cannabis legal in 29 states for medical use and in eight states for recreational use, there is a surge of entrepreneurism and an influx of capital into the rapidly expanding cannabis industry. Although cannabis remains a…more

Decriminalization of Marijuana, Intellectual Property Protection, IP License, Marijuana, Marijuana Related Businesses

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Rethinking Independence in Internal Investigations

For a company under actual or potential government scrutiny, an independent internal investigation performed by outside counsel, sometimes coupled with cooperation with the government, can mean the difference between indictment…more

Auditors, Audits, Books & Records, Cooperation, DOJ

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New Ninth Circuit Decision Precluding CERCLA Liability for Airborne Emissions

Yesterday, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued in the long-running Pakootas v. Teck Cominco Metals, Ltd. litigation another important decision further defining the scope of liability under the federal Comprehensive…more

Air Pollution, Appeals, CERCLA, Clean-Up Costs, Contamination

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Major League Baseball Is Exempt From The Antitrust Laws – Like It Or Not: The “Unrealistic,” “Inconsistent,” And “Illogical” Antitrust Exemption For Baseball That Just Won’t Go Away.

The Athletics baseball team has been located in Oakland, California for many years. Several years ago, the A’s decided they would like to move their franchise to San Jose, which they anticipate would be a more profitable…more

Antitrust Provisions, Antitrust Violations, Baseball, Exemptions, MLB

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Disparagement Allegations May Trigger Valuable Coverage

A recent case we handled highlights the importance of reading a complaint’s allegations very carefully. Competitors in high-stakes litigation may file complaints and cross-complaints against each other alleging a variety of…more

Commercial General Liability Policies, Cross-Claims, Disparagement, Duty to Defend, Policy Exclusions

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Working With a Commercial Cannabis Tenant

The emergence of legalized marijuana for recreational adult use in California, beginning in some counties as early as January 2018, will require those involved in commercial real estate to continue to consider the pros and cons…more

Breach of Contract, Commercial Leases, Commercial Tenants, Controlled Substances Act, Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing

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Supreme Court Upholds the PTAB’s Status Quo in Cuozzo

On June 20, 2016, the Supreme Court issued its opinion in Cuozzo Speed Technologies, LLC v. Lee, which unanimously upheld the “broadest reasonable construction” claim construction standard (BRI) used by the Patent Trial and…more

Administrative Procedure Act, Administrative Proceedings, America Invents Act, Appeals, Broadest Reasonable Interpretation Standard

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Winery Equity Crowdfunding Raises Opportunities, Risks

Many are familiar with the rewards-based model of crowdfunding popularized by websites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. The basic idea is that a group of individuals — the “crowd” — contributes funds to a company or project in…more

Crowdfunding, Funding Portal, Material Misstatements, Public Disclosure, SEC

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California WARN Act Notice Requirements Apply to Temporary Layoff

The California Court of Appeal has held that the California Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notice (WARN) Act requires that employers notify employees of temporary layoffs, even if anticipated to last less than six months. In…more

Appeals, Damages, Employer Liability Issues, Federal v State Law Application, Hiring & Firing

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San Francisco Takes Steps to Rationalize the CEQA Process

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS ADOPTS NEW CEQA APPEAL PROCEDURES - After nearly a year of effort (and after three previous unsuccessful tries by others), San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener crafted a California Environmental…more

CEQA, Environmental Claims, Environmental Policies, Environmental Review, Local Ordinance

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Selling Products In California: Navigating Product Regulations

Big Picture: Product Liability in California - California applies its strict product liability laws to all products put into the stream of commerce and sold to the public, and those laws govern a wide array of products. In…more

Design Defects, Distributors, Failure To Warn, Manufacturers, Manufacturing Defects

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Supreme Court’s Decision in TC Heartland Narrows Patent Venue Selection

The Supreme Court’s decision in TC Heartland will undoubtedly have a substantial impact on patent venue selection and will likely lead to a marked decrease in cases brought in the Eastern District of Texas.  Under the Supreme…more

Forum Selection, Forum Shopping, Patent Infringement, Patent Litigation, Patents

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Maximizing Homeowner Insurance Coverage Benefits After a Fire

Before worrying about an insurance claim, first ensure that you and your family, including pets and extended family, have their immediate needs met. When you are ready to begin the recovery process, we have outlined three steps…more

Fire Damage, Homeowner's Insurance

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New IRS Guidance Allows More People to Use Charitable Trusts

Have you heard? More people can now use charitable remainder annuity trusts thanks to new IRS guidance in the form of Revenue Procedure 2016-42, issued recently…more

Charitable Organizations, Charitable Remainder Trust, Interest Rates, Irrevocable Trusts, IRS

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Insurance Broker Series: Michael Korn, Integro Insurance Brokers

Farella’s Insurance Recovery Group lawyers regularly collaborate with and learn from different players and functions within the insurance industry. To provide more value to our readers, we have reached out to a series of…more

Cyber Crimes, Cybersecurity, Insurance Brokers, Insurance Industry, Reinsurance Agreements

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FCPA in the Trump DOJ: Continuing Down the Same Path, with a Little More Heft

Next week marks the 40th anniversary of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act – it became effective December 19, 1977. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein marked the occasion this month by providing an update on the FCPA Pilot…more

Cooperation, Corporate Misconduct, Declination, DOJ, FCPA

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Proposed Section 2704 Regulations Would Impose Significant Restrictions on Valuation Discount Planning for Family Controlled Entities

High net worth families often utilize family entity structures, such as limited partnerships or limited liability companies, in order to provide for the coordinated management of family assets and move wealth to younger…more

Estate Planning, Estate Tax, Family Businesses, Generation-Skipping Transfer, Gift Tax

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There May Be Coverage for the Defense and Settlement of FTC Claims

A number of companies have been sued by the FTC in recent years, alleging, for example, that the company made claims regarding the product or service without adequate substantiation. Many of these companies are small private…more

Board of Directors, Corporate Executives, Defense Strategies, FTC, Indemnification

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How to Effectively Manage Vapor Intrusion Risks When Acquiring and Developing Property

With increasing concern and attention being raised by regulatory agencies and the public on protecting building occupants from exposure to vapor intrusion (VI)-related contaminants, parties acquiring and developing property must…more

Bona Fide Purchaser, Buyers, CERCLA, Contaminated Properties, DTSC

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Second Circuit Confirms HathiTrust Digital Library's Full-Text Search Constitutes Fair Use in Copyright Case

Last week, the Second Circuit issued its decision in the closely watched Authors Guild, Inc. et al. v. HathiTrust et al. copyright infringement case. At issue was whether the use of copyrighted material in the HathiTrust…more

Authors Guild, Books, Copyright, Copyright Infringement, Fair Use

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Alternative Fee Arrangements When the Insurer Is Footing the Bill

Clients regularly ask their counsel to propose alternative fee arrangements and they are growing in popularity. While these arrangements can be beneficial for clients, they should be carefully considered when an insurance…more

Alternative Fee Arrangements, Billing, Commercial Insurance Policies, Insurance Litigation, Insurer Liability

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What You Need to Know About San Francisco’s Inclusionary Affordable Housing Program

On July 11, 2017, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors finally voted to adopt sweeping (and complex) changes to the City’s Inclusionary Affordable Housing program....…more

Affordable Housing, Ballot Measures, Board of Supervisors, County Planning Commissions, Demolition

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California Holds Fast to GHG Reduction in the Face of the Trump Administration

The inauguration of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States on January 20, 2017, brought with it levels of angst and concern not felt for some time within the environmental community. While some welcome the…more

Carbon Emissions, Class Action, Clean Power Plan, Deregulation, Energy Policy

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With Zenefits Settlement Award SEC Demonstrates Continued Commitment to “Unicorn” Scrutiny Despite Administration Change: Same Old Sheriff in Town

Last week the SEC announced it had reached an agreement with privately-held company Zenefits, and its co-founder and former CEO Parker Conrad, to settle allegations that Zenefits materially misled Series B and C investors. The…more

Capital Raising, CEOs, Civil Monetary Penalty, Compliance, Enforcement Actions

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California’s New Voidable Transactions Act

California’s recently enacted Uniform Voidable Transactions Act (UVTA), makes it easier for creditors to recover assets that are transferred to third parties when a debtor is insolvent, even when there is no improper intent by…more

Creditors, Debtors, Fraudulent Transfers, Insolvency, Preponderance of the Evidence

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Supreme Court Lowers the Bar for Willfulness and Provides Major Win to Patent Holders

On June 13, 2016, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous opinion in two consolidated cases (Halo Electronics v. Pulse Electronics and Stryker Corp. v. Zimmer) effectively lowering the standard for obtaining enhanced damages in…more

35 U.S.C. § 284, Abuse of Discretion, Corporate Counsel, Enhanced Damages, Halo v Pulse

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Utility-Scale Battery Storage Systems: Legal Issues and Opportunities

Federal and state government mandates and incentives, combined with technological advances, have dramatically increased renewable energy sources during the past decade. Variable renewable energy sources such as solar and wind…more

Battery, Bureau of Land Management, CEQA, CPCN, CPUC

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IP Law December Developments: What to Expect in the Future

December has been a hot month for IP law, with important developments in several cases that may significantly impact your intellectual property prosecution and enforcement strategies. Here is a brief summary of each of these…more

Apple v Samsung, Article of Manufacture, Calculation of Damages, Certiorari, Cisco

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Utility-Scale Battery Storage Systems: Legal Issues and Opportunities

Federal and state government mandates and incentives, combined with technological advances, have dramatically increased renewable energy sources during the past decade. Variable renewable energy sources such as solar and wind…more

Battery, Bureau of Land Management, CEQA, CPCN, CPUC

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Patents in the burgeoning cannabis industry

With cannabis legal in 29 states for medical use and in eight states for recreational use, there is a surge of entrepreneurism and an influx of capital into the rapidly expanding cannabis industry. Although cannabis remains a…more

Decriminalization of Marijuana, Intellectual Property Protection, IP License, Marijuana, Marijuana Related Businesses

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Rethinking Independence in Internal Investigations

For a company under actual or potential government scrutiny, an independent internal investigation performed by outside counsel, sometimes coupled with cooperation with the government, can mean the difference between indictment…more

Auditors, Audits, Books & Records, Cooperation, DOJ

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CPA-Client Privilege Doesn't Extend to Criminal Proceedings

It's Monday morning and your client, who recently retained you for estate tax planning advice, informs you that the IRS is auditing her income tax returns from the past three years. In reviewing her tax returns and financial…more

Accountants, Audits, Confidential Communications, CPAs, Criminal Prosecution

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The Northern District of California Seeks to Bring More Clarity to Damages with its Latest Revised Patent Local Rules

On January 17, the Northern District of California approved the latest amendments to its Patent Local Rules, which became effective immediately. Traditionally seen as a thought leader on organizing and structuring patent cases,…more

Amended Rules, Calculation of Damages, Case Management, Damages, Discovery

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San Francisco Enacts Nation’s First Fully Paid Parental Leave Ordinance

Effective January 1, 2017, San Francisco is scheduled to become the first city in the United States to require fully paid parental leave. The Paid Parental Leave Ordinance (the Ordinance) was passed unanimously by San…more

Disability Insurance, FMLA, Local Ordinance, Paid Family Leave Law, Paid Leave

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A Policyholder Perspective on the Unique Challenges of a Three-Way Mediation

I recently participated in a negotiation with an insurer who had denied coverage for an underlying errors and omissions claim in the mid-seven figures. The insurer’s counsel and I exchanged stern letters, each explaining why our…more

Insurance Claims, Insurance Litigation, Litigation Strategies, Mediation

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Supreme Court Lowers the Bar for Willfulness and Provides Major Win to Patent Holders

On June 13, 2016, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous opinion in two consolidated cases (Halo Electronics v. Pulse Electronics and Stryker Corp. v. Zimmer) effectively lowering the standard for obtaining enhanced damages in…more

35 U.S.C. § 284, Abuse of Discretion, Corporate Counsel, Enhanced Damages, Halo v Pulse

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New IRS Guidance Allows More People to Use Charitable Trusts

Have you heard? More people can now use charitable remainder annuity trusts thanks to new IRS guidance in the form of Revenue Procedure 2016-42, issued recently…more

Charitable Organizations, Charitable Remainder Trust, Interest Rates, Irrevocable Trusts, IRS

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Rethinking Independence in Internal Investigations

For a company under actual or potential government scrutiny, an independent internal investigation performed by outside counsel, sometimes coupled with cooperation with the government, can mean the difference between indictment…more

Auditors, Audits, Books & Records, Cooperation, DOJ

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Best Practices for Internet Security

As privacy and online security become a growing concern, we would like to remind you of a few computer and Internet security tips and best practices to keep you, your family and your personal information safe…more

Cybersecurity, Data Protection, Email, Hackers, Passwords

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Mediated Agreements and Magic Words: Admissibility of Mediated Settlements of California State Law Claims in Federal Court

Does federal common law govern admissibility in federal court of a written agreement reached during mediation that resolves both California and federal law claims, even when only state law claims remain pending at the time of…more

Admissible Evidence, Common Law Claims, Federal Mediation Privilege, Federal v State Law Application, Mediation

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New Laws Bring California into Alignment with U.S.

Starting in 2012, a variety of new laws passed that directly affect California businesses. There were new filing requirements for exempt securities offerings involving real estate, changes to the rights of dissenting…more

Compliance, JOBS Act, Limited Liability Company (LLC), Offerings, Securities

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How Wine Sellers Risk Licenses by Using Third-Party Providers

The innovative marketing and brand experiences offered by the online technology of third party providers (TPPs) can be an effective way for wineries and wine retailers to connect their product with their customers, expand…more

Alcohol Beverage Control, Coupons, Indemnification, Liquor Licences, Marketing

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ITC Has No Jurisdiction to Block Infringing “Electronic Transmissions”

On November 10, a panel of the Federal Circuit reversed a landmark ITC decision blocking the importation of digital information that infringes a patent. This decision has potential ramifications for a wide-range of companies…more

ALJ, Chevron Deference, Copyright, Electronic Data Transmissions, ITC

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UPDATE: Blurring The Line Between Foreign and Domestic: The Expansion of Search Warrant Powers Overseas

The fight over whether the government may access the data of companies and individuals that is stored overseas has officially made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. On October 16, the Supreme Court agreed to review the Second…more

Criminal Procedure, Digital Data, Electronic Communications, Electronically Stored Information, Foreign Jurisdictions

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Prohibited Campaign Intervention: Stay Alert in the Final Stretch

Engaging in any political electoral campaign activity on behalf of or in opposition to a candidate for public office is a prohibited activity for all charities and private foundations that are exempt under Internal Revenue Code…more

501(c)(3), Adjustment of Status, Charitable Donations, Charitable Organizations, Endorsements

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New Employment Laws Will Require Changes for Most Employers in 2018

The 2017 California legislative session resulted in several new laws that will affect employers’ day-to-day operations and policies in 2018. Some of these new laws, including bans on criminal history and salary history…more

Ban the Box, Consent, Criminal Background Checks, Delivery Drivers, DFEH

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Pro Bono Q&A: How One Law Firm Is Helping a California City Curb Gun Violence

A JD Supra Pro Bono Profile: Q&A with Farella Braun + Martel partner Tony Schoenberg about his work related to a Sunnyvale, Calif., ordinance that bans the possession of large-capacity gun magazines…more

Firearms, Gun Laws, Municipalities, NRA, Pro Bono

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New Accessibility Disclosure Requirements for Commercial Landlords in 2013

The California legislature and the San Francisco Board of Supervisors recently enacted separate laws imposing on landlords disclosure requirements relating to accessibility on commercial properties. In addition, the San…more

Accessibility Rules, CASp, Commercial Leases, Disclosure Requirements, Landlords

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US Supreme Court Holds cDNA Patent Eligible, but Isolated DNA Not

On June 13, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Association for Molecular Pathology v. Myriad Genetics, Inc., 569 U.S. ___ (2013). The case concerned whether claims drawn to isolated DNA and cDNA were patent…more

AMP v Myriad, DNA, Gene Patenting, Human Genes, Myriad

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State Appeals Courts Rule on ‘That Particular Part’ Exclusions

Two recent cases from separate California state courts correctly interpret the phrase “that particular part” and apply it in its intended narrow sense. This is good news for contractors and is in contrast to some recent…more

Appeals, ASIC, Construction Defects, Contractors, Declaratory Relief

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Revised Eagle “Incidental Take” Permit Regulations Strike a Better Balance

In December 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) issued new regulations that provide an important mechanism for renewable energy, transmission line and other development projects to obtain eagle “incidental take”…more

Amended Regulation, Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act, Eagle Permit Program, Endangered Species Act (ESA), Enforcement Actions

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California Court Confirms that Vacation Accrual Can Be Restricted for New Employees

Employers seeking to limit the vacation accrual of new employees just received some welcome news. The California Court of Appeal reaffirmed that California law does not prohibit employers from imposing a waiting period before…more

Accrual Method, Appeals, Corporate Counsel, Employee Benefits, Employment Policies

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New Employment Laws Will Require Changes for Most Employers in 2018

The 2017 California legislative session resulted in several new laws that will affect employers’ day-to-day operations and policies in 2018. Some of these new laws, including bans on criminal history and salary history…more

Ban the Box, Consent, Criminal Background Checks, Delivery Drivers, DFEH

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Public-Private Partnerships in California - Part II

Current funding levels for public infrastructure in the United States are inadequate. Existing infrastructure is crumbling due to long-deferred maintenance and new infrastructure needed by the public is not being built. …more

Infrastructure, Public Private Partnerships (P3s)

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Tax-Exempt Does Not Mean Exempt From Filing Tax Returns

May 15 was the filing deadline for nonprofits operating on a calendar year that are required to file Form 990-series information returns. Many nonprofits mistakenly believe that they are not required to file returns with the…more

501(c)(3), Form 990, IRS, Non-Profits, Reporting Requirements

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Mediated Agreements and Magic Words: Admissibility of Mediated Settlements of California State Law Claims in Federal Court

Does federal common law govern admissibility in federal court of a written agreement reached during mediation that resolves both California and federal law claims, even when only state law claims remain pending at the time of…more

Admissible Evidence, Common Law Claims, Federal Mediation Privilege, Federal v State Law Application, Mediation

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New Fair Employment and Housing Act Regulations Further Limit Consideration of Criminal History in Employment Decisions

Considering criminal records when making employment decisions has long been the subject of scrutiny, and will soon be governed by new California regulations. On March 27, 2017, the California Office of Administrative Law…more

Affirmative Defenses, Criminal Background Checks, Criminal Records, Disparate Impact, EEOC

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12 Legal Pitfalls Wineries Should Avoid With Hospitality and Marketing Events

Winery consolidation and brand proliferation — hallmarks of the California wine market over the past 10 years — both continue to grow. With nearly 5,000 wineries and some estimate over 15,000 wine brands now competing for a…more

Corporate Branding, Hospitality Industry, Liquor Licences, Marketing, Permits

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California Legislature Responds to the State’s Housing Crisis With Increased Funding, Streamlining, and Enforcement

On the final day of the legislative session, California’s legislature approved 15 separate housing bills, taking a big step toward addressing California’s ongoing housing crisis. The collection of bills comes after months of…more

Affordable Housing, Bonds, Housing Developers, Legislative Agendas, Real Estate Transactions

See all updates »

Maximizing Business Insurance Coverage Benefits After a Fire

If your business has sustained a fire loss, below are steps for you to take in working with your insurers to ensure that you receive the maximum benefits under any applicable insurance policies…more

Business Interruption, Fire Insurance, Insurance Claims, Loss of Income, Property Damage

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The Price Is Not Right: Class Action Risks of Comparative Price Advertising

“Was that retail ‘bargain’ you received really a bargain?” That is the question being asked by a recent spate of lawsuits filed against prominent retailers. Most of these actions have been brought as private party class…more

Class Action, Comparative Advertising, Deceptively Misdescriptive, Discount Pricing, FTC

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