Despite these uncertain times, expanding overseas can be a key driver for future growth for an ambitious business. International expansion can breathe new life into a company, drive huge value […]Read more
IR Global Member Nevin Sanli, President and Founder of Sanli Pastore & Hill, Inc. (SP&H) announces that SP&H has strategically partnered with Nigerian firm Deepleef Resources Limited. Since 1992, Sanli Pastore & Hill’s team has been sought-after for special situations requiring expert financial opinions in high-stakes circumstances. We provide expert opinions in transactions. SP&H, with […]
Nevin Sanli, ASAPresident & Founder, Sanli Pastore & Hill
Rebecca Torrey, Shilpen Savani and Rachida el Johari take part in our most recent podcast discussing ‘Adaptability: The only true pandemic-proof contingency plan’, hosted by our podcast host, Jennifer Riggins. Rebecca, Shilpen, Rachida and Jennifer discuss how the global pandemic has shaped the advice and support they are giving their clients during this testing time and how […]
Rebecca TorreyPartner, The Torrey Firm
What is the Twombly Motion-to-Dismiss Standard for Antitrust Cases? Comparing the Ninth and Second Circuits
Author: Luis Blanquez As a long-standing antitrust attorney in Europe, making the decision to move from Madrid to San Diego a few years ago to practice law in the U.S. has been a life-changing experience. Both personally and professionally. Learning from other cultures, colleagues, and languages is something I strongly recommend to everyone. It opens your mind and […]
The Bill of Rights in the U.S. Constitution, as a general rule, only regulates and restricts government action. It does not cover private individuals, organizations, or businesses. This means that a person can only bring a claim for a violation of their constitutional rights against a “state actor.” Much of the time, the State Action […]
California Supreme Court Confirms Independent Wrongfulness Requirement for Certain Tortious Interference Claims and Clarifies Section 16600 Standard
Competitors battle in the marketplace and sometimes battle in the courts. Bona Law is an antitrust and competition boutique law firm, but most people think of the “competition” part of that description as redundant to the antitrust label. That is not a surprise because outside of the United States, most people refer to antitrust law as […]
On August 13, 2020, the Supreme Court of California issued its decision in Facebook, Inc. v. Superior Court (Lance Touchstone), S245203, which examines the enforceability of third-party subpoenas issued by criminal defendants in California. Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye, who authored the opinion on behalf of a unanimous Court (as well as a separate concurring opinion), stated that “there […]
Barry LeePartner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Selecting your business successor is a fundamental objective when planning your exit strategy and requires a careful assessment of what you want from the sale of your business and who can best give it to you. There are only four ways to leave your business and the more you understand about each one, the better […]
Members Rebecca Torrey (The Torrey Firm) and Laura Thalacker (Hartwell Thalacker, Ltd.) enjoyed an outdoor, socially distanced visit on August 15th while Rebecca was traveling. Rebecca and Laura, respectively, are the California and Nevada Labor & Employment members for IR and, through the network, have worked closely together on several matters and frequently collaborate.
Laura ThalackerFounding Member, Hartwell Thalacker, LTD.
As such, it’s always a good idea to plan for what to do in case of a disaster. Here are some simple steps you can take right now to prepare: 1. Backup Records Electronically. Many people receive bank statements by email. This is a good way to secure your records. You can also scan tax records […]
Can My Farm Cooperative Impose Production Restraints During Covid-19 Without Violating the Antitrust Laws?
Author: Aaron Gott and Nick McNamara As the effects of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic continue to ripple across all sectors of the economy, agriculture has been hit especially hard. The widespread closure of restaurants combined with the general hit on most Americans’ wallets has precipitated a massive demand shock, which in turn has sent the prices of agricultural products […]
Aaron GottOf Counsel, Bona Law PC
The “Dirty Dozen” is a list of common tax scams that target taxpayers. Compiled and issued annually every year by the IRS, this year it includes many aggressive and evolving schemes related to coronavirus tax relief, including Economic Impact Payments. The criminals behind these bogus schemes view everyone as potentially easy prey and everyone should […]