Ex-UC Riverside Atty Wins $2.5M Retaliation Verdict

Ex-UC Riverside Atty Wins $2.5M Retaliation Verdict

By Kat Greene Law360, Los Angeles (February 8, 2017, 6:42 PM EST) — A Riverside County jury on Tuesday awarded a former University of California attorney a $2.5 million verdict after a lengthy trial in her suit accusing the school of rampant gender discrimination and of retaliating against her for complaining, according to the verdict [...]

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Jay Rakow, Prominent Media, Entertainment and IP Attorney, Joins Miller Barondess

Jay Rakow, Prominent Media, Entertainment and IP Attorney, Joins Miller Barondess

Jay Rakow, Partner of Miller Barondess, LLP (Photo: Business Wire) December 14, 2016 08:00 AM Eastern Standard Time LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Miller Barondess, LLP announced today that Jay Rakow has joined the Los Angeles firm and will focus on Media, Entertainment and Intellectual Property. “Jay’s vast experience, not only in high-stakes litigation and entertainment deals, but [...]

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Miller Barondess Files Bad Faith Lawsuit Against Insurer Related to Multi-Million Dollar Claim Against Hedge Fund as Covered by Law360

Miller Barondess Files Bad Faith Lawsuit Against Insurer Related to Multi-Million Dollar Claim Against Hedge Fund as Covered by Law360

Ex-Production Co. Execs Say Insurer Abandoned Them In Suit By Kat Sieniuc Law360, New York (August 31, 2016, 8:49 PM ET) — Former executives of now defunct post-production studio Modern VideoFilm Inc. are suing its insurer, Argonaut Insurance Company, for abandoning them in a more than $77 million counter-fight against a hedge fund that ran the [...]

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Miller Barondess Wins Over $11 Million for a Private Equity Client and Defeats $25 Million Counterclaim.

Miller Barondess Wins Over $11 Million for a Private Equity Client and Defeats $25 Million Counterclaim.

P-Wave Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of The Gores Group (a Los Angeles–based global private equity firm) sued for breach of a reseller agreement in international arbitration proceedings against two large telecommunication infrastructure companies and their parent company based in Lebanon.  The Arbitrator issued a final award on March 22, 2016 awarding our client (P-Wave) over [...]

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Variety Covers Miller Barondess’ Representation of Modern VideoFilm’s $100M Suit Against Medley Capital, Deloitte

Variety Covers Miller Barondess’ Representation of Modern VideoFilm’s $100M Suit Against Medley Capital, Deloitte

By Ted Johnson June 1, 2015 Modern VideoFilm founder Moshe Barkat has filed a lawsuit against Capital Corp., claiming that it took control of the post-production company, breached his contract, and fired him, and then retained Deloitte Corporate Restructuring Group, which ran the operation “into the ground.” The company’s content management system converted and filed [...]

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Steven Tyler Attorney Can’t SLAPP Away Agent’s Suit

Steven Tyler Attorney Can’t SLAPP Away Agent’s Suit

By Michael Lipkin February 26, 2015 Communications between a lawyer for Steven Tyler and an “American Idol” representative over the Aerosmith rocker’s contract negotiations are not protected speech, a California appeals court ruled on Wednesday, reviving a management company’s $2 million suit alleging the attorney sabotaged its bid to get Tyler a more lucrative deal. The [...]

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