Southwestern Law School Recognizes Alumni Given 2017 Super Lawyer Distinction Feb 2017

 

Southwestern Law School alums, Gary L. Barr (’77) and Adam D.H. Grant (’90), were recently recognized by the school for earning the distinction of Super Lawyers for 2017.

 

Southwestern takes pride in its long-established tradition of excellence and service to the legal profession and the community.  The recognition as Super Lawyers not only upholds this tradition, but also [...]


In the News – Data Privacy and Protection Feb 2017

 

Our Partner, Adam D.H. Grant, an expert in the field of digital privacy and data breach laws, was quoted by Yahoo! Finance News and other news organizations, through an article by Globe Newswire, regarding the recent incident involving PIP Printing.

 

With over 25 years of legal experience, Mr. Grant represents and advises a myriad of organizations, businesses and individuals alike in matters of data security and breach, online privacy issues and litigation.

 

Click here for more information.


Super Lawyers 2017 Jan 2017


Gary Barr, Speaker at SFVBA’s 20th Annual MCLE Marathon Jan 2017

 

Gary Barr was a featured speaker at the San Fernando Valley Bar Association’s 20th Annual Minimum Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) Marathon held at the Braemar Country Club on Friday, January 13th. Gary and his co-presenter, Wesley Hampton of Narver Insurance, spoke about Ethical Considerations and Partnership Agreements in Starting, Operating and Exiting the Practice of Law.

 
The [...]


Alexander Kasendorf, VICA Board of Directors Vice Chair Jan 2017

 

Congratulations to our partner and long-time Valley Industry & Commerce Association (VICA) member, Alexander Kasendorf, who was elected as Vice Chair of the 2017 VICA Board of Directors and will concurrently serve as the organization’s treasurer.

 

VICA is a business advocacy organization that works to effectively represent and ensure the San Fernando Valley’s business perspective will be heard [...]


What You Need to Tell Your Clients About Their Website and Mobile App Dec 2016

 

 

An article by Adam D.H. Grant was published in the December 2016 edition of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. The article titled, “What You Need to Tell Your Clients About Their Website and Mobile App,” discusses laws that may apply to different types of web and mobile presence, as well as often overlooked [...]


Camp Carry 2016 – Coalition for At Risk Restoring Youth Nov 2016

 

 

Adam Grant was a featured speaker at Camp CARRY 2016, an event hosted by the Coalition for At-Risk Restoring Youth (CARRY). The camp is a part of the group’s Esteemed Growth program which gives participants the opportunity to develop their self-esteem and social skills through participation in self-esteem workshops, social skills training, healthy [...]


Valley 200 – San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Most Influential List Nov 2016

 

Congratulations to our own Lee Kanon Alpert, honored as one of the San Fernando Valley’s Most Influential People by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal (SFVBJ). The Valley 200 List recognizes the exceptional leadership, indefatigable community involvement and exemplary professional accomplishments of the honorees, including their contributions in helping build a more vibrant local economy and making the [...]


Cyber Fraud & Attacks: What You Need to Do & Know! Nov 2016

Adam D.H. Grant will be the featured speaker at a seminar in Las Vegas, Nevada presented by the Clark County Bar Association, Bank of Nevada and Depo International on February 3, 2017.  The seminar titled “Cyber Fraud & Attacks: What You Need to Do & Know!” will discuss the benefits and concerns of dealing with digital data, tips to avoid [...]


Mark S. Blackman Article Published in Daily Journal Oct 2016

An article by Mark S. Blackman titled, “Court Weighs Relief Under the Homeowner’s Bill of Rights,” was published on the October 10th edition of the Daily Journal.  The article discusses the recent ruling by the Court of Appeal in Luciano v. Bank of America, 2016 DJDAR 9360 (Sept. 7, 2016).  The Court of Appeal once again clarified that actions for [...]


Adam D.H. Grant at the 2016 Challenge Penticton Sep 2016

 

Congratulations to our partner, Adam D.H. Grant for completing the 2016 Challenge Penticton Triathlon held in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada on Sunday, August 28th.   Adam is a longtime triathlete and Ironman maven who has competed in numerous races around the world.  At this year’s Challenge Penticton, he completed the long course triathlon which included a 3 kilometer open swim, [...]


Gary L. Barr – 2016 SFVBJ Trusted Advisors Award Nominee Aug 2016

 
 

Congratulations to Gary L. Barr on his nomination for the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Trusted Advisors Awards. This annual event honors attorneys, accountants, business bankers, insurance professionals and wealth managers in the greater San Fernando Valley region for their commitment to high quality client service and overall excellence. The awards reception [...]


Adam D.H. Grant on Valley Lawyer Magazine – July 2016 Issue Jul 2016

“Uncovering Secrets: Public Safety vs. Personal Privacy,” by Adam D.H. Grant was published in the July 2016 edition of the Valley Lawyer Magazine.  In the article, Adam writes about the fine line between a consumer’s rights and expectation of privacy when it comes to matters of national security as demonstrated by the recent court showdown between Apple and the Federal [...]


Leading the Fight to Light the Night May 2016

 

 

Lee Kanon Alpert will serve as the 2016 Woodland Hills Corporate Walk Chair for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk.   The event which seeks to raise awareness and funding for research to find cures for blood cancer will take place on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 4:30pm at Warner Center Park. Lee and Alpert, Barr [...]


Calla Lily Malone Mar 2016

Gary Barr and his wife, Joy, welcomed their first granddaughter, Calla Lily Malone on February 25th, weighing 4 pounds 15 ounces.   Calla joins big brother, Asher (2½ years old) in the growing Barr-Malone brood.

 

Our sincere congratulations to the Barr family, especially to Calla’s parents,

Robert and Nicole Malone.