LCW Named a Best Law Firm for Women and Minority Attorneys

On July 11, 2019, Law360 published their annual Best Law Firms for Women and Minority Attorneys list that highlights the top 25 firms outranking their peers on their representation of both women and attorneys of color. Liebert Cassidy Whitmore ranked third out of firms with 50-149 attorneys on staff. 

Jan 29, 2014 Briefing Room, Client Update, Education Matters, Fire Watch

Participation by Mayor and City Council Member in Noise Mitigation Program Does Not Violate California Conflict of Interest Statute

The Federal Aviation Commission (FAC) and the San Francisco International Air...
Jan 29, 2014 Briefing Room, Client Update, Fire Watch

Award of Attorney Fees Included in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan Could Be Appealed to Court of Appeal

Heather Edwards arbitrated her employment discrimination claim against Broadw...
Jan 29, 2014 Briefing Room, Client Update, Fire Watch

Former Employee's Wages from New, But Inferior, Job Could Not Be Used to Mitigate His Damages for Wrongful Termination

Alfredo Villacorta worked for Cemex, a large cement production company. ...
Jan 29, 2014 Briefing Room, Client Update, Education Matters, Fire Watch

Court of Appeals Holds That Trial Court Did Not Abuse Discretion by Awarding Attorney Fees to Employee Who Succeeded on One Discrimination Theory

Kim Muniz filed suit against her employer, United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) ...
Jan 29, 2014 Briefing Room, Client Update, Fire Watch

School District Did Not Violate Guidance Counselor's Free Speech Rights By Terminating His Employment for Publishing Sexually-Explicit Book

Bryan Craig was a tenured high school guidance counselor in the Chicago subur...
Jan 29, 2014 Briefing Room, Client Update, Education Matters, Fire Watch

Union Pled Prima Facie Case of Bad Faith Bargaining Where City Insisted to Impasse on Proposal That Deferred All Discussion of Retirement Reform to Later Date

In 2010, the City of San Jose and the American Federation of State, County an...