Acts of God: Who’s Liable? Oct 2014

An article written by Lee Kanon Alpert was published in the October 2014 edition of the Apartment Owners Association of California’s Magazine. In his article titled, “Acts of God: Who’s Liable?” Lee writes about property owners’ liability in the event of a natural disaster and how they may protect their businesses and properties should such events occur.

 

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Adam Grant at 2014 Phoenix Mobile Festival Oct 2014

 

Adam D.H. Grant spoke at the 2014 Phoenix Mobile Festival held last September 27th. Adam’s presentation titled, “Defining Privacy in the Era of the Internet of Things,” was well attended and well received by the festival attendees.

 

The Phoenix Mobile Festival is a conference for Mobile Enthusiasts, Developers, Designers and Entrepreneurs whose goal is to bring [...]


O Brother, Where Art Thou? – How New Laws Are Governing the Collection and Use of Geolocation Information Inside Apps by Adam D.H. Grant Sep 2014

Trying to find out where someone is located is valuable information for businesses and attorneys, but there are new laws winding their way through Congress which directly impact how this information is obtained.

In 2000, George Clooney appeared in the Joel and Ethan Coen comedy titled O Brother, Where Art Thou? The Coen brothers’ movie created the [...]


Alexander Kasendorf nominated for the 2014 JCI of Santa Clarita 40 Under 40 Sep 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to Alexander Kasendorf, nominated for the 2014 Junior Chamber International (JCI) of Santa Clarita 40 Under 40 Award.

 

JCI 40 Under 40 is an annual event that recognizes 40 young adults in the Santa Clarita, San Fernando and Antelope Valleys who are exemplary business and community leaders. Previous honorees include [...]


Adam D.H. Grant Named 2014 SFVBJ Trusted Advisor Aug 2014

 

We are proud to announce that our partner, Adam D.H. Grant was recognized by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal as one of the Top 20 Trusted Advisors in the San Fernando Valley at an awards reception held on Wednesday, August 20th.  Also at this event, Adam was honored with the Trailblazer Award, for his innovative Mobile [...]


Lee Kanon Alpert Published in The Bottom Line – August 2014 Issue Aug 2014

An article written by Lee Kanon Alpert was published in the August 2014 edition of The Bottom Line, the official publication of the State Bar of California Law Practice Management and Technology Section. In his article titled, “The Evolution: Strategic Advisor and Strategic Advocate,” Lee writes about the evolution of his practice from lawyer to lawyer and lobbyist.

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Gary Barr on Smart & Final’s Business Advantage Magazine – August Edition Aug 2014

Gary Barr was interviewed and quoted extensively in an article published on Smart & Final’s Business Advantage Magazine – August edition titled “Protecting What’s Yours” by Diane Rumbaugh. The article discusses the different forms of business structures and provides some tips to for business owners embarking on this process.

Click here to read the full article from Smart & Final Business Advantage Magazine.


2014 Trusted Advisors Award Nominees – San Fernando Valley Business Journal Aug 2014

Congratulations to Adam D.H. Grant and Alexander Kasendorf, both nominated for the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s 2014 Trusted Advisors Awards. This award will recognize attorneys, accountants, business bankers, insurance professionals and wealth managers in the greater San Fernando Valley region for their ongoing efforts as outstanding business advisors at an awards reception to be held on [...]


Riley vs. California: A “Revoltin’ Development” or Recognition of the Importance of Digital Privacy? By Adam D.H. Grant Jul 2014

On June 25, 2014, the United States Supreme Court issued its opinion in David Riley vs. California 573 U.S. ___ (2014) which addressed the question of whether the police properly searched Riley’s mobile phone as part of a traffic violation stop. The officer accessed information on the phone and noticed the repeated use of a term associated with a street [...]


Gary L. Barr Published in The Bottom Line – June 2014 Issue Jul 2014



An article written by Gary L. Barr was published in the June 2014 issue of The Bottom Line, the official publication of the State Bar of California Law Practice Management and Technology Section. In his article titled, “You Want Us to Do What? One Firm’s Successful Brand Development Story Through Social Media Success,” Gary [...]


Adam D.H. Grant Featured Speaker at Pasadena Bar Association & LA County Bar Association Event Jun 2014



Adam D.H. Grant will be a featured speaker at the Pasadena Bar Association (PBA) and Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) Employment Section Meeting on Tuesday, July 8th at the Noor – Ella Ballroom in Pasadena. Attorneys Thomas Lenz and Jack Schaedel will be joining Adam in presenting, “Social Media for Law Firms & Employers: [...]