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Kelly Matayoshi Installed as President of UC Hastings College of the Law Alumni Association Board of Governors

September 17, 2019 Press Release

Farella Braun + Martel Senior Associate Kelly Matayoshi was installed as president of the UC Hastings College of the Law Alumni Association Board of Governors for a one-year term.

The Alumni Association Board of Governors supports the furtherance of the goals of Hasting, including advancement of legal education and the provision of assistance to Hastings, its students, faculty, and alumni.

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Benchmark California 2020 Ranks Farella Among Top Litigation Firms

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California’s New Ban on Mandatory Employment Arbitration: How We Got Here and What This Means

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Major Victory for hiQ Labs, 9th Circuit Upholds Right to Access Publicly Available LinkedIn Data

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Douglas Young Installed as President of the American College of Trial Lawyers

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Litigating Civil and Criminal Trade Secret Cases: Trends, Best Practices, and Lessons Learned

Trade secret litigation is on the rise, both civil litigation and follow-on criminal prosecution for trade secret theft. Companies are grappling with how to protect their valuable information and minimize risk in their technological...

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Facebook Suspends Apps That Scrape Data From Its Platform Following Cambridge Analytica Scandal

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