Showing results for '2016'

Shopping Center Refinance

Advised owner on ~$5,250,000 shopping center refinance.


Real Estate Finance


~$5,250,000


Owner/Borrower


Real Estate

Tags: 2016, Real Estate, Real Estate Finance

Disability Discrimination; Failure to Provide a Reasonable Accommodation, Failure to Engage in a Good Faith Interactive Process

Represented Plaintiff, a Senior executive with an excellent ten year employment record with his employer who was allegedly fired less than two weeks after he was discharged from the hospital due to a medical condition.


Settled in low six figures


18 months


Attorney to Attorney negotiation during litigation


Plaintiff


Employment

Tags: 2016, Disability Discrimination, Failure to Engage in a Good Faith Interactive Process, Failure to Prevent Discrimination, Failure to Provide a Reasonable Accommodation, Wrongful Termination

Post M&A Litigation: Breach of Contract, Breach of Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing, Misrepresentation

Represented Acquiring Company in breach of warranty and representation suit against Seller


Settled low six figures


14 months


Attorney to attorney negotiation during litigation


Plaintiff


Business

Tags: 2016, 6 Figure Settlements, Breach of Contract, Breach of Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing, Business Litigation, Misrepresentation

Shopping Center Refinance

Advised owner on $5,000,000 shopping center refinance.


Real Estate Finance


~$5,000,000


Owner/Borrower


Real Estate

Tags: 2016, Real Estate, Real Estate Finance

Defense of Claims Brought by Former CEO

Defended our client against claims of breach of settlement agreement (not ours), including claims brought against entity defendant and two member-owners, alleging breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract (alternate defendant) and breach of contract - third party beneficiary.


Settled


18 months


Settled via 3rd party mediation


Defendants


Employment and Real Estate

Tags: 2016, Business Litigation, Defense, Employment Litigation, Silicon Valley

Age Discrimination, Disability Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, et. al.

Represented the director of global security of a Fortune 500 Company terminated shortly after being released from the hospital for treatment of his heart condition.


Settled low 6 figures


10 months


Settled during litigation via 3rd party mediation


Plaintiff


Employment Law

Tags: 2016, Age Discrimination, Disability Discrimination, Failure to Engage in a Good Faith Interactive Process, Failure to Prevent Discrimination, Failure to Provide a Reasonable Accommodation, Silicon Valley, Wrongful Termination

Removal of CEO of privately held company with over $150 million in revenues

Advised significant minority ownership group, and coordinated legal strategy including identifying counsel in jurisdiction of company headquarters, leading to removal of CEO/owner of very successful privately held entity. CEO was alleged to have engaged in serial, serious acts placing his personal interest ahead of his fellow owners, and the company's interest.


Settled


Owners seeking removal of CEO


Business

Tags: 2016, Minority Shareholder, Shareholder Rights

General Counsel, Real Estate

Provide ongoing legal advice, lease review, lease management and litigation support as needed for owner of multi-million dollar mixed-use development.


General Counsel


Real Estate

Tags: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, General Counsel, Real Estate, Transactions