Firm News

EQUITY CROWDFUNDING: How Does it Work?

Crowdfunding has become very popular and for the past few years you could crowdfund everything from a charitable cause to a new movie. However, until this fall, the average cr… Read More
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Gleason & Stephens Join Diepenbrock Elkin LLP

As reported in the December 1, 2015, Sacramento Business Journal, Nicole Gleason and Danielle Stephens have joined Diepenbrock Elkin LLP.  Law firm scoops up new lawyers, cha… Read More
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Diepenbrock Elkin becomes Diepenbrock Elkin Gleason LLP

Effective December 1, 2015, Diepenbrock Elkin LLP becomes Diepenbrock Elkin Gleason LLP and brings the total of attorneys at the Firm to fifteen. The Firm welcomes new partn… Read More
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Jennifer Dauer will be speaking about bid protests at the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry Midwinter Meeting in San Francisco.

Bid protests are a fact of life for companies that participate in government contracts. Because public works construction contracts often are required to be awarded to the low… Read More
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What “Opportunities” Must a Director Offer to the Company?

AngioScore, Inc. v. TriReme Med., Inc., 2015 WL 4040388 (N.D. Cal. July 1, 2015). A California corporate director owes a duty of loyalty to his or her corporation. This includ… Read More
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California Court Confirms That An Income Approach May Be Used To Value Mineral Resources In An Eminent Domain Proceeding

Case Note Prepared by David A. Diepenbrock San Diego Gas & Electric Company v. Schmidt, 228 Cal. App. 4th 1280 (2014) In San Diego Gas & Electric Company v. Schmidt, 2… Read More
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California Expands De Minimis Exemption Under California Finance Lenders Law

As of January 1, 2014, businesses or individuals who make five or fewer commercial loans in a 12 month period are exempt from the registration requirement under the California… Read More
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Appellate Court Confirms that Competitive Bidding is Not Required for School Districts Entering into a Lease-Leaseback Arrangements

Los Alamitos Un. Sch. Dist. v. Howard Contr., Inc., G049194, 2014 WL 4638855 (CA 4 Dist. 2014)  For many years, school districts throughout California have avoided competitiv… Read More
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Eileen Diepenbrock, with assistance from Jennifer Dauer, co-authored a book chapter on the role of subcontractors in alternative project delivery systems.

Eileen Diepenbrock, with assistance from Jennifer Dauer, co-authored a chapter on the role of subcontractors in alternative project delivery systems, in the book “Constructi… Read More
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Diepenbrock Elkin Gleason attorneys regularly provide presentations at the request of clients and organizations. Contact us if you are interested in an in-house seminar!

Diepenbrock Elkin Gleason’s construction group and government contracts group frequently present seminars to clients, potential clients, and organizations looking for educat… Read More
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