February 28, 2020
Orange County Partner Roland Tong is scheduled to lead an educational session on March 3rd at the 32nd Annual Combined Claims Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Orange County, CA.
February 19, 2020
Los Angeles Partners Missy O’Linn and Angela Powell and Senior Counsel Julie Fleming recently won a reversal at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals for the City of Torrance in an excessive force case where a woman was shot and killed while evading arrest and ramming police vehicles with her car. The three judge panel ruled that the shooting was objectively reasonable due to the imminent threat to the officers’ lives, overruling a trial court opinion that there was a question as to whether deadly force is justified when a suspect is attempting to hit law enforcement officers with a motor vehicle.
February 5, 2020
On February 12, Professional Sports Law Team Leader Jeffrey M. Lenkov and Phoenix Managing Partner Robert B. Zelms will present and lead a discussion on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and related litigation at the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) Claims Conference in Amelia Island, Florida.
February 1, 2020
Congratulations to our Paralegal Manager, Tony Sipp, on being elected as President of the Los Angeles Paralegal Association (LAPA) for 2020. In this new role, Mr. Sipp will strive towards building stronger relationships with the community, city, and other paralegal associations and will also be launching a new initiative to enhance diversity and inclusion throughout the legal profession.