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The falloff in the number of civil jury trials in California has largely matched the drop in revenue to the state's courts, Ch...


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The Association of Business Trial Lawyers hosted a presentation Tuesday on the negative public perception of attorneys. Stanf...



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Securities Regulation Institute to feature Mary Jo White

Jan. 27, 2014
By MANNING & KASS ELLROD RAMIREZ TRETER LLP

The Coronado-based conference, which runs Monday through Wednesday, is headlined by White, who is in her first year at the hel...


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Chief U.S. District Judge Claudia A. Wilken on Tuesday swore in the five new officers of the Northern District's Federal Bar A...



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Willie Brown Jr., the former speaker of the state Assembly and mayor of San Francisco, gave members of the State Bar Board of ...


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Los Angeles-based family law firm Phillips Lerner ALC raised more than $6,000 for the Los Angeles Youth Network in 2013 as par...



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Former Chilean Judge Juan Guzman, who indicted Chile's dictator Augusto Pinochet on human rights violations in 2004, spoke Jan...


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Munger partner becomes LA judge

Jan. 18, 2014
By Ben Adlin

Former Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP partner Carl H. Moor was sworn in as a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge on Jan. 9...



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Gun panel convenes at Munger

Jan. 18, 2014
By Ben Adlin

Three legal experts discussed U.S. gun law since the December 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary shooting at a recent Law Center to Pr...


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Lawyers from O'Melveny & Myers LLP hosted eight North Korean refugee students for a weeklong trip to California to experie...



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Former California Chief Justice Ronald M. George spoke about his recently published book, "Chief: The Quest for Justice in Cal...


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Firm hosts Camus-themed event

Jan. 18, 2014
By Ben Adlin

Reed Smith LLP teamed with networking group Silicon Vikings and French culture organization Alliance Francaise Silicon Valley ...



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The California Minority Counsel Program and the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. legal department hosted a set of continuing...


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The Landau Lawyers League capped off its 2013 fall basketball season with playoffs that pitted top teams from each of its "A,"...



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Attorneys from Miller Starr Regalia reviewed major developments in land use law from 2013 in the firm's annual land use progra...


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San Diego bar installs new leadership

Jan. 11, 2014
By Ben Adlin

The San Diego County Bar Association inducted its 2014 president, Jon R. Williams, last month at the group's annual "Stepping ...



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The Anti-Defamation League's Pacific Southwest region hosted its Centennial Gala Celebration Dec. 10 at the Beverly Hilton Hot...


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Jenner & Block attorneys and staff donated gifts this holiday season to foster teenagers enrolled in Walden Family Service...



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The American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California held its annual Bill of Rights dinner at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel,...


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Thomas P. Beck, founding partner of Pasadena-based Thon Beck Vanni Callahan & Powell PC, and Gloria S. Pitzer, a partner a...



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Panel addresses Davis young alumni

Dec. 21, 2013
By Ben Adlin

Distinguished UC Davis School of Law alumni spoke to recent graduates at a Dec. 5 Young Alumni Association event about lessons...


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The San Diego County Bar Association's appellate court committee hosted its annual holiday luncheon Dec. 13 at the W Hotel. S...



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Arnold & Porter LLP's San Francisco office hosted a panel discussion Monday aimed at providing an update on recent regulat...


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San Francisco bar installs officers

Dec. 21, 2013
By Ben Adlin

The Bar Association of San Francisco held its annual membership luncheon and officer installation Dec. 17 at the Westin St. Fr...



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Judges, attorneys and city officials gathered Tuesday to celebrate a group of defense lawyers who represent indigent defendant...


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San Francisco-based public interest law firm Youth Law Center held its 2013 Loren Warboys Unsung Heroes reception Monday at Bi...



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Fenwick & West LLP's San Francisco office hosted an Association of Business Trial Lawyers event Dec. 3 on life beyond the ...


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Family law firm Phillips Lerner ALC held its annual Adopt-A-Center event for the Los Angeles Youth Network at Lucky Strike, a ...



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The Los Angeles office of Greenberg Traurig LLP took home the Corporate Diversity Award at the 2013 Compete Sports Diversity A...


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More than 40 legal administrators and partners from Orange County law firms gathered on Dec. 3 at the Center Club in Costa Mes...