Cypress attorneys had the pleasure of assisting “The Three Amigos” – Amy Ebeling, Ann Romney, and Elizabeth Meyer – with structuring the investment group that purchased Olympic hopeful and Grand Prix horse, Rassolini. With this new venture, the group hopes to increase the visibility of U.S. dressage on the global scene.
Cypress attorney Carlo D’Itri will be participating in AIDS/Lifecycle from June 2-8, 2013. The event is a 7-day, 545-mile bicycle ride to raise awareness and funding for HIV/AIDS education, prevention, and treatment. Last year, more than 2,700 AIDS/Lifecycle participants raised over $12.6 million. The funds raised benefit the Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center and [...]
In a bench trial before the Honorable Michael L. Stern of the Los Angeles Superior Court on February 11-13, 2013, Cypress attorneys Caroline Mankey and Laura Premi emerged victorious with a judgment awarding all of the relief sought by their client. The lawsuit was filed after the defendant refused to comply with a Buy-Sell Agreement. [...]
Just over a year has passed since California passed the Wage Theft Protection Act. Although it was enacted without widespread reporting in the press, the law adds to the already lengthy list of wage and hour information that an employer must provide to all employees.
January 15, 2013 Los Angeles – After four and a half years of contentious litigation, Cypress, LLP obtained an $11 million settlement on behalf of its client, a Los Angeles based hedge fund. The dispute was a hard fought battle on multiple fronts involving JAMS arbitration, a California probate court, and federal district courts in [...]
More and more companies are doing business overseas than ever before. Even small and middle market companies are expanding their platforms internationally and/or working with foreign nationals. In an environment of increasing globalization, widespread international trade, and expanding foreign national populations domestically, our clients are increasingly faced with complex issues surrounding service of legal process [...]
Bob Muller and Cypress client Ron Vaisbort, GC of Good Technology, recently were interviewed by the Daily Journal regarding the value of working with outside lawyers who invest time to understand a client’s whole business. Vaisbort commented on his experience working with Cypress on various intellectual property and employment matters: “As it played out, over [...]