Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 5 into law. The new law limits the use of classifying workers as independent contractors rather than employees by companies in the state.
A record number of ballots were cast and active social media campaigning was extensively utilized in an election that saw attorney Barry P. Goldberg and eight new Trustees elected to head the SFVBA.
Proposals by the California State Bar to allow non-lawyers to share in law firm profits and provide legal advice have received vigorous backing from several law professors and others at a recent public hearing.
Encino-based Lewitt Hackman will take on four veteran attorneys as the firm of Goldfarb, Sturman & Averbach closes shop after 61 years in practice in the San Fernando Valley.
The SFVBA’s Board of Trustees election is underway and is slated to end on September 10, 2019. Refer to the July Valley Lawyer and the Candidate Pamphlet for information on each candidate
A crowd of SFVBA members and their guests were on hand for the July 18, Meet the Experts program at the Woodland Hills Country Club – the first event of its kind organized by the Bar.
The Encino-based law firm of Tisser & Standing LLP has recently changed its name to the Tisser Law Group to reflect recent personnel changes.
The Los Angeles Superior Court is currently scheduling Temporary Judge Training per Rule 2.812, et seq., of the California Rules of Court.
More than 100 members were on hand to enjoy an evening of good food, networking and art at the SFVBA’s Membership Appreciation Party, Friday, June 10, in the SFVBA Complex Courtyard in Woodland Hills.
The Los Angeles Press Club’s 2019 Journalism Awards Committee has named the SFVBA’s Valley Lawyer magazine as a finalist in two separate writing categories.