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THE SWART CASE, AND WHAT IT MEANS TO THE OUT-OF-STATE INVESTOR

January 19, 2017

Whether sifting from mineral remnants in a pan or receiving stock certificates from a Silicon Valley company – California has been the beacon of investment and good fortune throughout our nation’s history. However, as Benjamin Franklin said, “…in this world … Continue reading CONTINUE READING

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IT’S TIME TO GET SERIOUS ABOUT CANNABIS

September 30, 2016

November 8th is a little over forty days away. While the debate earlier this week focused on who was going to take the oval office in November, California has another big decision to make – whether to legalize the recreational … Continue reading CONTINUE READING

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“BREXIT” IMPACT ON TRADEMARKS IN THE EUROPEAN UNION

July 5, 2016

With the recent decision by voters in the United Kingdom (UK) to leave the European Union (EU), questions, concerns, and issues accompany the “Brexit.” On June 23, 2016, voters in the UK decided that their country will no longer be … Continue reading CONTINUE READING

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SAN DIEGO: PROPOSITION I. REFERENDUM OF ORDINANCE REGARDING EARNED SICK LEAVE AND MINIMUM

June 8, 2016

Yesterday, San Diego voters approved the “City of San Diego Earned Sick Leave and Minimum Wage Ordinance”, No. O-20390. With the proposition’s passage, employers are to compensate employees working within the City of San Diego with a minimum wage of … Continue reading CONTINUE READING

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR – UPDATED OVERTIME REGULATIONS

May 19, 2016

Final Rule: Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Computer Employees under the FLSA On May 18, 2016, the Department of Labor’s final rule updating the overtime regulations, which will automatically extend overtime pay protections … Continue reading CONTINUE READING

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2016 SAN DIEGO RISING STAR LIST SELECTIONS NAMED

April 22, 2016

Congratulations once again to our own Pete Potente! Pete has been selected to the 2016 San Diego Rising Stars list for his work in the area of Business/Corporate Law. Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” recognizes top up-and-coming lawyers who are 40 … Continue reading CONTINUE READING

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DO-IT-YOURSELF WEBSITES: USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

July 1, 2013

People and businesses are always looking for efficiencies and ways to save money. We all do. It’s a way of life, especially during odd and erratic economic times. Conserving cash should be a primary objective for both businesses and individuals. … Continue reading CONTINUE READING