Employment Defense: Workforce Classification

June 5, 2019 by the Employment Practice Group The analysis of whether a worker is an employee or independent contractor for purposes of California’s Wage Orders became more restrictive in 2018 following the California Supreme

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SCOTUS: No Copyright Registration, No Infringement Lawsuit

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Tal Grinblat | Shareholder

March 6, 2019

The wheels of government turn slowly to the detriment of copyright owners, according to a unanimous opinion delivered by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, in Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation v. Petitioner

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What are the Rights of a Non-Paying Month-to-Month Tenant?

Attorney Nicholas Kanter

Nicholas Kanter | Shareholder

June 1, 2018

Real Estate Litigation Attorney by Nicholas Kanter 818-907-3289 When a month-to-month tenant stops paying rent and a landlord initiates an unlawful detainer lawsuit, does the tenant maintain tenancy rights in the premises pending the resolution of

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Franchise Litigation Rising Over Dietary Considerations

Barry Kurtz | Shareholder

September 1, 2017

Chair, Franchise & Distribution Practice Group by Barry Kurtz 818-907-3006 Rising concerns over food sourcing and preparation is leading to more and more litigation for restaurants and franchises. Most of the lawsuits claim discrimination, which

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Franchisors, Got Claims? Don’t Let Them Spoil Like Bad Cheese

Barry Kurtz | Shareholder

June 5, 2017

Chair, Franchise & Distribution Practice Group by Barry Kurtz 818-907-3006 This is the tale of two restaurants, each facing trademark infringement claims under the Lanham Act brought by two, separate franchisors. The franchisees’ restaurants had

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