Tungwarara v. INS

In cooperation with the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights, we filed a civil rights and Federal Tort Act claim on behalf of an 18-year-old Zimbabwean woman who was improperly detained and mistreated at the San Francisco Airport by the INS after September 11, 2001. In April 2006, we negotiated the case and the United States Government paid our client a $65,000 settlement. (Pro bono)

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How hiQ Labs v. LinkedIn and Cases Following It Have Changed U.S. Law on Scraping

Alex Reese is a speaker at OxyCon's 2022 web scraping conference for the session "How hiQ Labs v. LinkedIn and Cases Following It Have Changed U.S. Law on Scraping." To register for the conference, please click...

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Nonprofit Basics: Charitable Support for Individuals Affected by a Disaster

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource . This Nonprofit Basics episode addresses some common charitable questions that come up in the immediate aftermath of disasters: earthquakes, hurricanes, wildfires, pandemics, terrorist...

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Website lawsuits, events regulations, environmental rules: What’s new in California wine business law

Katherine Philippakis submitted commentary for the North Bay Business Journal article, "Website lawsuits, events regulations, environmental rules: What’s new in California wine business law." Read the full article here .

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Using Multi-Factor Authentication as a Prerequisite to Cyber Liability Coverage

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) is more than an annoying popup or text message when logging onto a company’s website or platform. Not only is using MFA a sound security practice and good business, it is frequently...

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2022 Wildlife & Permitting Symposium

David Lazerwitz will present at the Burns & McDonnell "2022 Wildlife & Permitting Symposium."

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Farella’s Doug Dexter Elected Chair of the ABA’s Labor and Employment Law Section

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Nonprofit Basics: Amending Nonprofit Corporation Bylaws

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource . This episode covers legal aspects of amending the bylaws for a nonprofit corporation to change its governance, to update the bylaws for changes...

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Vault Ranks Farella Among the 2023 Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For in U.S.

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50 Farella Lawyers in 2023 The Best Lawyers in America® and the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™; 4 Lawyer of the Year Awards

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Nonprofit Basics: Setting up a New Charity for Disaster Relief

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource . This episode provides a checklist of considerations when organizing a new charity to provide relief in the aftermath of a disaster, such as...

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