Rod Berman, Jessica Bromall Sparkman, and Remi Salter wrote the article, “The race to register: Will copyright applicants win or lose?” published by the Daily Journal. The article focuses on Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com, LLC (17-571), which is on the U.S. Supreme Court’s docket for its upcoming term. The high court’s decision […]
Susan Allison wrote the article “Anti-SLAPP Motions: Courts Taking a Much Closer Look,” published in The Recorder.
This article was first published by Law360 in February 2018 and is reprinted with permission. In Gaynor v. Bulen,1 California’s Court of Appeal recently articulated the proper approach for determining whether allegations constitute protected activity under the anti-SLAPP statute,2 a standard most recently clarified by the California Supreme Court in Baral v. Schnitt (“Baral“),3 and Park […]
Martin Stratte wrote the article “Coming Full Circle in the Fifth—Revisiting the Concept of ‘Urban Decay’ and its Increasingly Limited Role in CEQA” published in the Environmental Law Section of California Lawyers Association—Environmental Law News in Spring 2018, Vol. 27, No. 1.
Susan Allison’s article “Welcome Anti-SLAPP Guidance For Calif. Courts, Litigants” was published by Law360.
Martin Stratte wrote “California Court of Appeal Determines that EIR Prepared by SANDAG for Its 2050 Regional Transportation Plan Violated CEQA” published in the Climate Change Law & Policy Reporter in December 2017.
Martin Stratte wrote “Tenth Circuit Strikes Down GHG Emissions Analysis Completed by Bureau of Land Management for Major Coal Leases” published in the Climate Change Law & Policy Reporter in November 2017.
Martin Stratte wrote “California Court of Appeal Affirms Finding that Federal Mining Patents did not Entitle Plaintiff to an Exemption from Compliance with Surface Mining and Reclamation Act” published in the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation—Mineral Law Newsletter on November 3rd, 2017 Vol. XXXIV.
Martin Stratte wrote “Analyzing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Under CEQA: Why the Questions Left Unanswered by ‘Newhall Ranch’ Have Demonstrated the Need for an Update to the CEQA Guidelines” published in Environmental Law Section of California Lawyers Association—Environmental Law News in Fall 2017, Vol. 26, No. 2.
Rex Hwang wrote the Federal Circuit Report in Volume 42 Number 1, 2017 of New Matter.