The New Year brought a new set of laws into play for California limited liability companies (LLC). There is no immediate action required to comply, but there could be serious complications with the application of operating agreements drafted prior to January 2014. Every LLC is different, so it’s important to have qualified legal counsel such […]

Exposed? We’ve got you covered. Are you in the designer and looking to build your brand? Are you an entrepreneur with a startup idea and trying to figure out what the next step is and who to turn to? Is fashion your passion, and are you ready to make it a reality? Cypress is no […]

January 30, 2014: Caroline Mankey scribes guest column article for the Daily Journal on tweets and intent of celebrities and figureheads on social media. Is their content profane or provocative?

In these fast-paced times when employees and top-level executives are leaving one company to join another or to start up their own, trade secret litigation and employee mobility issues are hot topics in the employment and IP litigation arena.

For 2014, Caroline Mankey has been recognized in the Super Lawyers Top 50 Women Lawyers of Southern California. 

Cypress proudly boasts its congratulations for another year to our Super Lawyers– Nabil Abu-Assal, Robert Muller, and Caroline Mankey in Business Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Intellectual Property Litigation, respectively.

SEC Proposes Restrictive Rules on the Same Day It Finalizes General Solicitation After almost a year of delay, on July 10, 2013, the SEC adopted final rules to implement Title II of the JOBS Act and allow general solicitation and advertising under Rule 506. The final rules, effective September 23, 2013, are a practical implementation […]