Nessim’s Law Review Article Figures in Ninth Circuit Decision Requiring More Transparency in Arbitrations

In an October 22 story by The Hollywood Reporter (THR), principal Ron Nessim and his article, “Mandatory Arbitration Provisions Involving Talent and Studios and Proposed Areas for Improvement,” are credited as the source behind a Ninth Circuit ruling that may significantly impact future entertainment and other arbitration disputes. Published by the UCLA Entertainment Law Review in 2015, Nessim’s article highlights ...

Paul Chan to Present CLE False Claims Act Webinar

On October 29, Managing Principal Paul Chan will present a CLE webinar hosted by the Knowledge Group entitled “False Claims Act and the Implied Certification Doctrine: Navigating Potential Implications on Your Firm.” Chan and attorney Sandeep Nandivada of Morrison & Foerster LLP will provide an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals ...

Naeun Rim to Speak at Daily Journal’s Women Leadership in Law Conference

Principal Naeun Rim will be a featured speaker at Daily Journal’s second annual Women Leadership in Law Conference. Rim will participate in the panel discussion “Female Lawyers with Government Backgrounds: How They’ve Utilized and Leveraged that Experience and Found Success on the Bench, Private Practice, and In-house” on October 17 ...

Benjamin Gluck to Speak at LACBA Healthcare Law Compliance Symposium

Principal Benjamin Gluck will be a featured presenter at the 16th Annual Healthcare Law Compliance Symposium, presented by the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA). Gluck will present on the topic “Defending White Collar Healthcare Fraud Cases” on October 17 at 11 am. The presentation will provide an in-depth analysis ...

Ron Nessim to Speak at ABA Forum on Entertainment and Sports Industries

Principal Ron Nessim will be a featured speaker at the American Bar Association Forum on Entertainment and Sports Industries. Nessim will participate in the panel discussion “Motion Picture and Television Profit Participants” on October 12 at 11:30 am. The panel will discuss the Motion Picture and Television Audit and Litigation ...

Bird Marella Recognized by Benchmark Litigation 2020

Bird Marella is proud to announce that the firm has been recognized as a “Highly Recommended” law firm in California by Benchmark Litigation. The firm was also ranked in Tier 1 in the area of securities litigation for the second consecutive year. Additionally, several of the firm’s principals were honored. ...

A. Howard Matz Speaks at California Lawyers Association Litigation Summit

Senior Counsel A. Howard Matz was a featured panelist at the 2019 California Lawyers Association (CLA) Litigation Summit. Matz participated in the panel discussion “Access to Justice,” moderated by California Deputy Attorney General Chad Stegeman. The panel discussed the many barriers that discourage or prevent would-be litigants to engage the justice system and ...

Gary Lincenberg Named to Daily Journal’s Top 100 Lawyers in California

Principal Gary Lincenberg has been named one of the “Top 100 Lawyers in California” for 2019 by the Daily Journal. The annual publication profiles 100 attorneys doing cutting-edge legal work in California. Lincenberg was recognized for his expertise in white-collar criminal defense and successful track record in high stakes criminal trials. He ...