Bird Marella Wins Appeal of Defense Judgment in Trade Secrets Action

Principal Ekwan Rhow and counsel Grace Kang prevailed in their defense of a trade secret action in the Central District of California and Ninth Circuit. The action involved claims of misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of fiduciary duty, and unfair competition between competitor electronics companies. The Bird Marella defense team ...

Bird Marella Joins Los Angeles COVID-19 Pro Bono Initiative

Bird Marella is proud to announce the firm has joined “LA Represents,” a pro bono initiative dedicated to providing free and accessible legal counsel for Los Angeles residents and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Announced by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and City Attorney Mike Feuer on May 5, ...

Our Response to COVID-19

To help slow the spread of COVID-19, our attorneys and staff continue to work remotely while we monitor official guidance from federal, state and local authorities. The firm has implemented measures to ensure our work and services are uninterrupted. Despite the unique circumstances created by the pandemic, we have maintained ...

Bird Marella Recognized as a Leading Law Firm by Chambers USA 2020

Chambers and Partners, internationally regarded as one of the primary arbiters of achievement in the legal profession, has recognized Bird Marella as a leading law firm in its 2020 edition of Chambers USA. The firm received practice rankings in “Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations” and “Litigation: General Commercial.” In ...

Benjamin Gluck Named to Daily Journal’s 2020 Top Health Care Lawyers

The Daily Journal has selected principal Benjamin Gluck as one of California’s Top Health Care Lawyers. He is among only 35 attorneys recognized for their expertise and impactful work in healthcare litigation, transactions, and counseling. The special feature highlights Gluck’s work in a high-profile worker’s compensation insurance fraud matter in which over a dozen doctors ...

Timothy B. Yoo Explores Legal Challenges for Video Streaming Services as Demand Grows

Principal Timothy B. Yoo authored the Daily Journal article, “Proliferation of Streaming Video Services Could Lead to Increased Regulations and Taxes on OTT Providers.” The article discusses the legalities surrounding the prominence of video streaming services such as Netflix and the emergence of new regulatory issues in several states.  As an established specialist on ...

Bird Marella Wins Multimillion-Dollar Issue in Eminent Domain Case for Hyundai

Principals Tom Freeman and Terry Bird, along with associate Naomi Solomon, secured an eminent domain victory for Hyundai Motor America involving its U.S. corporate headquarters, a $200 million state-of-the-art facility located off the 405 freeway in Orange County. The case arose after the government seized a portion of the property ...