August 21, 2015
Manning & Kass partners John M. Cowden of the Orange County office and Madonna A. Herman of the San Francisco office obtained a defense verdict in a contentious trial for defendant ABM.
August 10, 2015
Jenifer Wallis, a Los Angeles associate and member of the firm's Entertainment Law Team, has been invited to participate in a short documentary about women in the entertainment industry directed and produced by Dawn Higginbotham of Morning Person Pictures.
August 7, 2015
Associate Sean Dowsing, a member of the Military and Veterans Law Team, and Appellate Law team leader Scott Davenport secured remands from the Court of Appeal for Veterans' Claims and Board of Veterans' Appeals, as well as a favorable judgment from the VA Regional Office in Los Angeles—resulting in $75,000 being paid to the firm's client.
August 6, 2015
Fredric W. Trester, named partner, will speak at DRI's Professional Liability Seminar, held December 3-4, 2015.
August 1, 2015
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit After Manning & Kass Attorney Makes Persuasive Argument Against "Right to Die"
Manning & Kass was recently retained as defense counsel in two California "right to die" cases, in San Diego and San Franscisco. The "right to die" movement in California has made headlines across the country as terminally ill patients try to have Penal Code 401 (the current penal code statute used to prosecute physicians who assist in suicide) declared unconstitutional.