News & Articles
(February 23, 2012) Mr. Herring & Ms. Lascher are scheduled to present “Protecting the Appellate Record” on February 29, 2012 at the Pasadena Bar Association lunch meeting in Pasadena.
(February 22, 2012) Jim McDermott will appear on tomorrow nights premier of CNBC’s “Filthy Rich” at 9pm ET/PT. Click here to watch the preview.
(February 10, 2012) In “The Modern Role of the Maxims of Jurisprudence”, published in Thursday’s edition of the Daily Journal (page 6), Mr. Hopstone explores the purpose of the maxims of jurisprudence (Civil Code §§ 3509 – 3548) and the role they play … Continue reading
(February 8, 2012) Mr. Hopstone’s client purchased a house in Thousand Oaks while unmarried. A few years later she wed, and she and her husband lived in the house during their marriage. The couple was retired and twice refinanced the … Continue reading
(February 7, 2012) On January 27, 2012, Mr. Shain obtained a jury verdict on behalf of his client, Agustin Espinoza. Mr. Espinoza is a 49 year old married father of 4. He was driving his son home from soccer practice … Continue reading
FCOP’s Meghan B. Clark Presents “The Aftermath: Everything that Happens After You Terminate an Employee”
(February 6, 2012) Ms. Clark will be speaking at the upcoming Southern California Public Management Association’s (SCPMA) seminar on February 9, 2012. With cities still recovering from a downturned economy, termination skills are a necessity. This seminar will focus on how … Continue reading
(January 31, 2012) FCOP’s Leslie McAdam and Meghan B. Clark will be speaking at the Woodland Hills Country Club on February 2, 2012. They will discuss issues related to managing an aging workforce. Topics include: Avoiding age discrimination claims, How … Continue reading
(November 28, 2011) Jim McDermott was interviewed on November 26th for the Ventura County Star’s segment “Holiday Parties Pose Risks For Employers”. The article focuses on the employers’ liability when choosing to host an office holiday party and the choices … Continue reading
(November 22, 2011) FCOP’s David Shain was interviewed on KEYT Channel 3 News by Tracy Lehr on November 7th regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to consider whether sentencing a 14 year old to life imprisonment was constitutional. Click here … Continue reading
(October 27, 2011) Doug Goldwater will be presenting at the Oxnard Rotary Club meeting on November 1st on the topic of Collaborative Divorce.