Scott B. Garner participated in a panel at the Association of Business Trial Lawyers’ (ABTL) 44th Annual Seminar on October 5-8, 2017 in Carlsbad, California. Garner presented on professional liability issues for law firms: When Your Own Law Firm is in Crisis.
Dean Zipser recently participated in an Association of Business Trial Lawyers (ABTL) Panel “Charting a Path to the Bench: A Panel Discussion About Things You Might Want to Know.” Dean is a former president of the Orange County chapter of ABTL and the Orange County Bar Association (OCBA).
Umberg Zipser LLP (U/Z) is proud to continue to support the Constitutional Rights Foundation, Orange County (CRF-OC) and be a sponsor of its 2017 Annual Benefit event on Thursday October 26, 2017 at the Center Club in Costa Mesa, CA. U/Z co-founder Dean Zipser is serving as CRF-OC’s , and has been a Board Member →
U/Z attorney, Todd Smith, recently published the article “Which Hat is Your GC Wearing? How Companies Can Preserve the Attorney-Client Privilege In-House,” for the Orange County Business Journal, General Counsel issue on October 16, 2017. “From crafting business strategy to negotiating substantive deal points, in-house lawyers are becoming increasingly involved in the business aspects of their →
Umberg Zipser is pleased to announce partner Scott Garner participated in a panel discussion titled What is the “Heartland” of Attorney-Client Privilege?: Recent Developments Concerning the Privilege. The panel presentation will be part of the 2017 Institute on Entertainment Law and Business program, hosted by USC Gould School of Law and the Beverly Hills Bar →
Umberg Zipser LLP is pleased to announce that partners Carole Reagan, Tom Umberg and Dean Zipser have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018.
We are pleased to announce that Mei Tsang, Ryan Dean, Martin Fessenmaier, Ph.D., and Minyoung Shin, Ph.D. have joined the firm. Mei, Ryan, Martin and Minyoung all have deep experience with patent and trademark prosecution and licensing, both domestically and internationally, and will strengthen the firm’s Intellectual Property practice and help meet our clients’ needs to identify, procure, shepherd and defend their IP rights.
U/Z co-founding partner Dean Zipser has become President of the Constitutional Rights Foundation, Orange County (CRF-OC) for the 2017/2018 term, having served last year as its Vice President. Dean, who is Past President of the Orange County Bar Association and the Orange County Chapter of the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, has been a member of the CRF-OC board since 2007. Dean follows in the footsteps of U/Z partner Adina Stowell, who was President of CRF-OC for 2014/2015 and has been a member of the board since 2006.
Partner Carole Reagan authored an article in the Orange County Business Journal’s special Intellectual Property Law section on July 10, 2017: “Made Up Words Make the Best Trademark (But Don’t Bother Trying to Register ‘Covfefe’).”
U/Z’s Tom Umberg was part of an Orange County Forum Panel, “What Happened to the Middle” that was held on June 22, 2017 that also included Hon. Loretta Sanchez, Former Congresswoman,46th Congressional District; Dan Schnur, Director of the American Jewish Committee; and Justin Wallin , President of J. Wallin Opinion Research.