Business

Our business is to help your business prosper in a world that involves countless and continuous legal issues. From helping to form the right kind of entity, to guiding clients through real estate, contract, employment and regulatory issues, and on to helping to structure sales, mergers and acquisitions, we are here to help. 
 
Best Best & Krieger LLP has helped businesses achieve their goals for more than 100 years. Our business attorneys provide proactive, strategic and cost-effective counsel and representation that enable clients to focus on their businesses and plan for their future. From full-service offices throughout California and Washington, D.C., we serve as local, special and general counsel for nonprofits, entrepreneurs and closely held businesses, as well as large companies with national and international operations. Our clients come from diverse industries, including agri-business, biotech, health care, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, professional services and telecoms, among many others.
 
The BB&K Difference
Comprised of lawyers focused in each of the areas impacting our clients, the BB&K Business team offers personalized attention, exceptional experience and comprehensive guidance from entity formation and structuring through development, maturity, repositioning and sale or succession so that clients can rely on us for all of their legal needs. In addition to advising on day-to-day operations and business management issues, we provide focused counsel on matters that require a combination of exceptional legal acumen, industry knowledge and regulatory experience.

Our lawyers counsel on and resolve disputes regarding complex matters such as:

  • Entity Formation and Governance
  • Contracts, Transactions and Documentation
  • Labor & Employment, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • Legal and Regulatory Compliance
  • Tax Planning
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Corporate Restructuring and Reorganizations
  • Divestitures and Dissolutions
  • Government Relations and Policy Advocacy
  • Securities, Finance and Banking
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Strategic Alliances and Other Business Combinations
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Health Care Transactions
Franklin C. Adams

Franklin C. Adams

Partner

(951) 826-8302

Areas of Focus: Bankruptcy | Business | Business Litigation | Municipal Law
Joseph P. Byrne

Joseph P. Byrne

Partner

(213) 617-7496

Areas of Focus: Environmental Law & Natural Resources | General & Special Counsel | Government Policy & Public Integrity | Municipal Law | Special Districts | Water
Christopher L. Carpenter

Christopher L. Carpenter

Partner

(951) 826-8300

Areas of Focus: Business | Trusts & Estates
Marilyn Chandler

Marilyn Chandler

Paralegal*

(909) 466-4906

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation
Rebecca Chaparro

Rebecca Chaparro

Associate

(619) 525-1310

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Special Districts
Christopher Deal

Christopher Deal

Partner

(949) 263-6567

Areas of Focus: Business | Eminent Domain | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Real Estate | Wage & Hour Law
William R. DeWolfe

William R. DeWolfe

Partner Emeritus*

(951) 826-8229

Areas of Focus: Business
Thomas J. Eastmond

Thomas J. Eastmond

Of Counsel

(949) 263-2601

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Labor & Employment | Public Contracts & Construction | Real Estate
Richard T. Egger

Richard T. Egger

Partner

(909) 466-4915

Areas of Focus: Bankruptcy | Business | Business Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Trusts & Estates
Karen S. Fogarty

Karen S. Fogarty

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8403

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Guillermo A. Frias

Guillermo A. Frias

Of Counsel

(213) 787-2575

Areas of Focus: Eminent Domain | Environmental Law & Natural Resources | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Public Finance | Special Districts
Howard B. Golds

Howard B. Golds

Partner

(951) 826-8339

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Public Agency Labor & Employment
Matthew L. Green

Matthew L. Green

Of Counsel

(619) 525-1370

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Public Agency Litigation
Leeann Habte

Leeann Habte

Partner

(213) 787-2572

Areas of Focus: Business | Health Care
Robert J. Hanna

Robert J. Hanna

Partner

(619) 525-1344

Areas of Focus: Agri-Business | Business | Business Litigation | Real Estate
James R. Harper

James R. Harper

Partner

(951) 826-8462

Areas of Focus: Agri-Business | Business | Finance & Banking | Mergers & Acquisitions | Real Estate | Trusts & Estates
Christina A. Hickey

Christina A. Hickey

Of Counsel

(925) 977-3310

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Comprehensive Code Enforcement | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Trusts & Estates
Margaret A. Hosking

Margaret A. Hosking

Partner

(951) 826-8359

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Transactions | Finance & Banking | Intellectual Property | Mergers & Acquisitions | Real Estate
Laurie A. Ibarra

Laurie A. Ibarra

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8354

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Trusts & Estates
Arthur E. Johnston

Arthur E. Johnston

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8342

Areas of Focus: Bankruptcy | Business
Dan W. Kehr

Dan W. Kehr

Partner

(619) 525-1306

Areas of Focus: Business | Intellectual Property | Real Estate | Tax | Trusts & Estates
Gerard Lavery Lederer

Gerard Lavery Lederer

Partner

(202) 370-5304

Areas of Focus: Business | Government Relations | Municipal Law | Real Estate | Telecommunications
Jeremiah J. Lee

Jeremiah J. Lee

Associate

(951) 826-8468

Areas of Focus: Agri-Business | Business | Finance & Banking | Mergers & Acquisitions | Real Estate | Trusts & Estates
Todd R. Leishman

Todd R. Leishman

Of Counsel

(949) 263-6576

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Environmental Litigation | Public Agency Litigation
Gary F. Loveridge

Gary F. Loveridge

Of Counsel

(916) 551-2088

Areas of Focus: Business | Health Care
Seth Merewitz

Seth Merewitz

Partner

(916) 551-2843

Areas of Focus: Economic Development, Real Estate & Affordable Housing | Municipal Law | Public-Private Partnerships
Nicholas P. Miller

Nicholas P. Miller

Partner

(202) 370-5309

Areas of Focus: Business | Government Relations | Municipal Law | Telecommunications
Patrick Monroe

Patrick Monroe

Of Counsel

(619) 525-1329

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Transactions | Intellectual Property | Mergers & Acquisitions | Tax
Damian M. Moos

Damian M. Moos

Partner

(949) 263-6570

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Business Transactions | Intellectual Property | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation
Marissa Morimoto

Marissa Morimoto

Associate

(951) 826-8277

Areas of Focus: Business | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Thomas M. O'Connell

Thomas M. O'Connell

Associate

(951) 826-8337

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Labor & Employment | Labor & Employment Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation
Matthew C. Onyett

Matthew C. Onyett

Associate

(951) 826-8315

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation
Nancy A. Park

Nancy A. Park

Partner

(916) 551-2849

Areas of Focus: Agri-Business | Business | Economic Development, Real Estate & Affordable Housing | Finance & Banking | Municipal | Real Estate
Trang Phu

Trang Phu

Paralegal*

(619) 525-1307

Areas of Focus: Business | Real Estate | Trusts & Estates
Glen W. Price

Glen W. Price

Partner

(951) 826-8314

Areas of Focus: Business | Environmental Law & Natural Resources | Intellectual Property | Real Estate | Renewable Energy | Special Districts
Edward J. Quinn, Jr.

Edward J. Quinn, Jr.

Partner

(916) 551-2091

Areas of Focus: Business | Economic Development, Real Estate & Affordable Housing | Land Use, Planning & Zoning | Municipal Law | Public-Private Partnerships
D. Brian Reider

D. Brian Reider

Partner

(909) 466-4908

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Business Transactions | Finance & Banking | Labor & Employment | Real Estate
George M. Reyes

George M. Reyes

Partner

(951) 826-8341

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Transactions | Finance & Banking | Mergers & Acquisitions
Shauna Riley

Shauna Riley

Associate

(619) 525-1311

Areas of Focus: Business | Labor & Employment | Municipal
Riki Rivera

Riki Rivera

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8382

Areas of Focus: Business | Trusts & Estates
William E. Robinson

William E. Robinson

Partner

(916) 551-2093

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Business Transactions | Finance & Banking | Labor & Employment | Real Estate
Isabel C. Safie

Isabel C. Safie

Partner

(951) 826-8309

Areas of Focus: Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Labor & Employment | Municipal Law | Special Districts | Tax
Danielle G. Sakai

Danielle G. Sakai

Partner

(951) 826-8328

Areas of Focus: Environmental Law & Natural Resources | Environmental Litigation | Hazardous Waste | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation | Special Districts
Cathy Deubel Salenko

Cathy Deubel Salenko

Partner

(916) 551-2092

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Transactions | Health Care | Mergers & Acquisitions | Municipal
Carol Sanchez

Carol Sanchez

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8371

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Municipal Law | Public Agency Litigation
Gregory G. Snarr

Gregory G. Snarr

Associate

(951) 826-8202

Areas of Focus: Business Litigation | Eminent Domain | Labor & Employment | Municipal Law | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Special Districts
Lauren Strickroth

Lauren Strickroth

Partner

(951) 826-8346

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Eminent Domain | Trusts & Estates
Cathy Ta

Cathy Ta

Of Counsel

(213) 787-2562

Areas of Focus: Bankruptcy | Business | Business Litigation
Jill Tremblay

Jill Tremblay

Associate

(760) 200-3060

Areas of Focus: Business | Comprehensive Code Enforcement | Government Policy & Public Integrity | Municipal Law | Special Districts | Trusts & Estates
Shelley Tucker

Shelley Tucker

Paralegal*

(760) 200-3055

Areas of Focus: Business | Trusts & Estates
Katrina Veldkamp

Katrina Veldkamp

Associate

(909) 466-4904

Areas of Focus: Business | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Labor & Employment | Tax
John D. Wahlin

John D. Wahlin

Partner

(951) 826-8313

Areas of Focus: Business | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Labor & Employment | Public Agency Labor & Employment | Tax | Trusts & Estates
Randi Walseth

Randi Walseth

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8369

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Transactions | Intellectual Property | Mergers & Acquisitions
G. Henry Welles

G. Henry Welles

Partner

(760) 837-1609

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Intellectual Property | Trusts & Estates
Brian E. Whitley

Brian E. Whitley

Of Counsel

(760) 200-3059

Areas of Focus: Agri-Business | Business | Finance & Banking | Health Care | Real Estate
Victor L. Wolf

Victor L. Wolf

Partner

(951) 826-8231

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Public Agency Litigation
Jacqueline Yaeger

Jacqueline Yaeger

Associate

(951) 826-8272

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Mergers & Acquisitions
Dawn M. Yandel

Dawn M. Yandel

Paralegal*

(619) 525-1330

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Litigation | Special Districts
Joyce Zimmerman

Joyce Zimmerman

Paralegal*

(951) 826-8361

Areas of Focus: Business | Business Transactions | Mergers & Acquisitions | Tax
Best in Law: It's a Family Affair! How to Avoid the Pitfalls
Authored Articles & Publications Jun 26, 2017

Best in Law: It's a Family Affair! How to Avoid the Pitfalls

Six Legal Tips to Running a Family Business

Event Jun 19, 2017

CalPERS Pension Liabilities: Trends, Budget Considerations, and Planning for the Future

Webinar with KPMG Advisory Institute

Howard Golds Video Bio
Videos Jun 13, 2017

Howard Golds Video Bio

Partner

Event Jun 8, 2017

Mastering Your Trilogy: Wealth, Tax and Estate Planning

Ken Stern & Associates Investment Adviser

Five BB&K Attorneys Included on Palm Springs Life 2017 Top Lawyer List
Press Releases Jun 7, 2017

Five BB&K Attorneys Included on Palm Springs Life 2017 Top Lawyer List

Coachella Valley’s Best Lawyers Recognized in Magazine’s Annual List

Margaret
Videos Jun 7, 2017

Margaret "Peggy" Hosking Video Bio

Partner

Event May 17, 2017

Cell and Wireless Tower Law

National Business Institute Webcast

Best in Law: How to Better Ensure Company Information is Secure
Authored Articles & Publications May 15, 2017

Best in Law: How to Better Ensure Company Information is Secure

The Weakest Link in Security May be a Vendor, Partner Glen Price Warns in the Press-Enterprise

BB&K Ranks No. 23 on San Diego Business Journal Top Law Firms List
Press Releases May 9, 2017

BB&K Ranks No. 23 on San Diego Business Journal Top Law Firms List

San Diego Office Continues to Advance Up the List

Katrina Veldkamp Video Bio
Videos May 8, 2017

Katrina Veldkamp Video Bio

Associate

Patrick Monroe Recognized by Two San Diego Publications
Press Releases Apr 25, 2017

Patrick Monroe Recognized by Two San Diego Publications

Transactional Attorney’s Legal Achievements Earned Him Honors

Business Litigator Christopher Deal Joins BB&K’s Irvine Office
Press Releases Apr 25, 2017

Business Litigator Christopher Deal Joins BB&K’s Irvine Office

New Partner Brings In-House Experience

Best in Law: How to Keep Business Secrets Secret
Authored Articles & Publications Apr 20, 2017

Best in Law: How to Keep Business Secrets Secret

Partner D. Brian Reider Writes About NDAs for the Press-Enterprise

Event Apr 20, 2017

2017 Federal Civil Practice Seminar

Federal Bar Association Inland Empire Chapter

McDonald’s Corp. Dismissed from Suit Over Wage Violations at Franchises
Legal Alerts Apr 10, 2017

McDonald’s Corp. Dismissed from Suit Over Wage Violations at Franchises

Ostensible Agency Theory Rejected by Court

Event Apr 4, 2017

Anatomy of an Appraiser's Deposition

3rd Annual IRWA Chapter 57 and SCCAI Joint Luncheon and Program

Joint Employer Relationship Between Contractors and Subcontracts Redefined by a Federal Appeals Court
Legal Alerts Mar 31, 2017

Joint Employer Relationship Between Contractors and Subcontracts Redefined by a Federal Appeals Court

New Standard Puts Employer at Significant Risk

Press Releases Mar 23, 2017

Sacramento Business Journal Again Ranks BB&K as a Top Litigation Firm

Based on Number of Attorneys

Authored Articles & Publications Mar 21, 2017

Best in Law: How Courts Sort Out Property Rights in Tough Bankruptcy Cases

BB&K Attorney Thomas Eastmond Writes for the Riverside Press-Enterprise

Appellate Challenge of NLRB's New Joint Employer Standard Moves Forward
Legal Alerts Mar 7, 2017

Appellate Challenge of NLRB's New Joint Employer Standard Moves Forward

Oral Argument Expected this Week

Event Feb 27 - Mar 1, 2017

Public Agency P3 Preparedness

2017 Public-Private Partnership Conference and Expo

Best in Law: How You Can Combat Chinese Counterfeits
Authored Articles & Publications Feb 21, 2017

Best in Law: How You Can Combat Chinese Counterfeits

IP Tips from BB&K Partner Henry Welles in the Riverside Press-Enterprise

Event Feb 16, 2017

Webinar: Emerging Topics in Local Economic and Infrastructure Development in California

Lorman Education Services

Press Releases Feb 1, 2017

BB&K Again a Top Sacramento Law Firm

Sacramento Business Journal’s 2017 Law Firm List

Event Jan 27, 2017

Business Seminar Series: New Labor Laws 2017

Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce

BB&K In the News Jan 26, 2017

Hesperia Chamber of Commerce Honors BB&K Attorney Thomas O’Connell

O’Connell Wins “President’s Award,” the Victor Valley Daily Press Reports

Press Releases Jan 20, 2017

San Diego Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2017

Congratulations to the BB&K Attorneys Recognized for their Work

Is Tax Law the Most Efficient Way to Promote Sustainable Energy?
Authored Articles & Publications Jan 17, 2017

Is Tax Law the Most Efficient Way to Promote Sustainable Energy?

Ryan Baron, Of Counsel, Answers in Tax Notes

[WEBINAR] Prop. 64: Taxing Marijuana Businesses
Videos Jan 12, 2017

[WEBINAR] Prop. 64: Taxing Marijuana Businesses

Third Webinar Jan. 12: Taxing Marijuana Businesses - Local Gov’t Authority, Limits and Possible Implications

Best in Law: New Law Enables Small Employers to Resume Health Reimbursement Arrangements
Authored Articles & Publications Jan 9, 2017

Best in Law: New Law Enables Small Employers to Resume Health Reimbursement Arrangements

HRAs Eliminated Under ACA, Attorneys Isabel Safie and Katrina Veldkamp Explain in Press-Enterprise

Health Care Legal Veteran Leeann Habte Joins BB&K
Press Releases Dec 22, 2016

Health Care Legal Veteran Leeann Habte Joins BB&K

Habte Joins the Firm’s Los Angeles Office

Press Releases Dec 22, 2016

M&A Advisors of the Year: Patrick Monroe

BB&K Attorney Among Our City M&A Advisors of the Year

21st Century Cures Act Permits Standalone HRAs for Small Employers
Legal Alerts Dec 19, 2016

21st Century Cures Act Permits Standalone HRAs for Small Employers

Takes Effect in 2017

Hesperia 2034 Paves Way to Brighter Future
BB&K In the News Dec 5, 2016

Hesperia 2034 Paves Way to Brighter Future

Thomas O’Connell, BB&K Attorney, On Committee to Improve City

[WEBINAR] Prop 64: The Basics
Videos Dec 1, 2016

[WEBINAR] Prop 64: The Basics

Cultivating New Regulations and Confronting New Challenges Presented By Marijuana Legalization

Dan Kehr Video Bio
Videos Nov 30, 2016

Dan Kehr Video Bio

Partner

BB&K Event Nov 30, 2016

Free BB&K Webinar Series: Prop. 64 - Legalized Marijuana: Challenges and Choices

First in Series on Prop. 64: The Basics - Cultivating New Regulations and Confronting New Challenges Presented by Marijuana Legalization

Joseph Byrne Video Bio
Videos Nov 22, 2016

Joseph Byrne Video Bio

Partner

Patrick Monroe Video Bio
Videos Nov 22, 2016

Patrick Monroe Video Bio

Of Counsel

Cathy Ta Video Bio
Videos Nov 18, 2016

Cathy Ta Video Bio

Associate

Richard T. Egger Video Bio
Videos Nov 18, 2016

Richard T. Egger Video Bio

Partner

D. Brian Reider Video Bio
Videos Nov 18, 2016

D. Brian Reider Video Bio

Partner

Lauren Strickroth Video Bio
Videos Nov 18, 2016

Lauren Strickroth Video Bio

Partner

Best in Law: How to Navigate Legal Pitfalls of Using Airbnb
Authored Articles & Publications Oct 30, 2016

Best in Law: How to Navigate Legal Pitfalls of Using Airbnb

Knowing Local Laws and Rights for Short-Term Rental Success

Recognizing Stars: State of the City Event Honors Hesperia's Difference Makers
BB&K In the News Oct 21, 2016

Recognizing Stars: State of the City Event Honors Hesperia's Difference Makers

BB&K Attorney Thomas O'Connell recognized by Hesperia Councilman

Best in Law: Want to Cut Legal Costs? Avoid Litigation
Authored Articles & Publications Oct 10, 2016

Best in Law: Want to Cut Legal Costs? Avoid Litigation

BB&K Partner Lauren Strickroth Provides Litigation Cost-Saving Tips in the Press-Enterprise

Using Nature's Technology in Response to Drought
Videos Sep 15, 2016

Using Nature's Technology in Response to Drought

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert: Welcome and Opening Remarks
Videos Sep 15, 2016

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert: Welcome and Opening Remarks

BB&K's Eric Garner Kicks Off Event

Where Will Water Come From?
Videos Sep 15, 2016

Where Will Water Come From?

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert

Water and Technology
Videos Sep 15, 2016

Water and Technology

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert
BB&K Event Sep 15, 2016

Reimagining the Cadillac Desert

BB&K's Inaugural Premier Event

California Agency Announces Changes to Proposition 65
Legal Alerts Sep 9, 2016

California Agency Announces Changes to Proposition 65

“Clear and Reasonable” Warning Requirement Clarified

Press Releases Aug 15, 2016

20 BB&K Attorneys Make Best Lawyers in America 2017 List

Two Named Lawyers of the Year

Best in Law: How a Business Owner Can Weigh Buying vs. Leasing
Authored Articles & Publications Aug 8, 2016

Best in Law: How a Business Owner Can Weigh Buying vs. Leasing

BB&K Partner Peggy Hosking Examines the Pros and Cons of Both in the Riverside Press-Enterprise

Veteran Business Attorney Daniel W. Kehr Joins BB&K
Press Releases Aug 3, 2016

Veteran Business Attorney Daniel W. Kehr Joins BB&K

Kehr a Partner in the San Diego Office

Press Releases Jul 6, 2016

Three BB&K Attorneys Listed as Top Lawyers in Coachella Valley

Palm Springs Life Magazine’s Annual List Includes Partners Robert Hargreaves, Douglas Phillips and G. Henry Welles

Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act Takes Effect
Legal Alerts May 16, 2016

Federal Defend Trade Secrets Act Takes Effect

Employers Should Immediately Revise Confidentiality Agreements to Comply

Best in Law: Know 'What-Ifs' of Every Transaction
Authored Articles & Publications May 16, 2016

Best in Law: Know 'What-Ifs' of Every Transaction

In Business and Legal Matters, It's Critical to Consider The "What Ifs" of Every Transaction, BB&K Partner Brian Reider Writes in the Press-Enterprise

Best in Law: Get Out in Front on Possible Environmental Violations
Authored Articles & Publications Apr 19, 2016

Best in Law: Get Out in Front on Possible Environmental Violations

Businesses Will Find That Honesty Is the Best Policy, Writes BB&K Partner Danielle Sakai in the Press-Enterprise

Client Successes Apr 11, 2016

Fashion Design Copyright Infringement Victory

BB&K Partner Henry Welles Wins Fashion Industry Clothing IP Case

New California Law Raises Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour by 2022, Has Ripple Effects on Salaried Employees
Legal Alerts Apr 6, 2016

New California Law Raises Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour by 2022, Has Ripple Effects on Salaried Employees

Minimum Wage Increases Will Be Incremental, Starting in 2017 for Larger Employers, 2018 for Smaller Employers

Authored Articles & Publications Mar 20, 2016

Best in Law: Drones - Technology Poised to Lift Business Operations

BB&K Attorney Jordan Ferguson Writes in the Riverside Press-Enterprise Best in Law Column About Regulators Facing a Difficult Task to Keep up With Drones

BB&K Attorney Cathy Ta Appointed to IWIRC Southern California Board
Press Releases Mar 11, 2016

BB&K Attorney Cathy Ta Appointed to IWIRC Southern California Board

Ta is Serving as the Young Professionals Chair

Client Successes Feb 26, 2016

BB&K Team Wins Case Dismissal in Complex Business Litigation

Franklin Adams, Thomas Eastmond and Cathy Ta proved there was no evidence to hold client responsible in investment dispute

Authored Articles & Publications Feb 21, 2016

Best in Law: New Joint-Employer Standards Pose Threat to Businesses

BB&K Attorneys Roger Crawford and Thomas O'Connell Discuss in the Press-Enterprise How New Rules May Bring Liability for Lawsuits Involving Workers Who Companies Do Not Directly Control

Client Successes Jan 27, 2016

BB&K Wins Overtime Ruling in Appellate Court for Client

Howard Golds and Elizabeth A. Han represented employer in lawsuit challenging its overtime formula.

Press Releases Jan 26, 2016

Seven BB&K Attorneys Recognized by 2016 San Diego Super Lawyers Magazine

Five Partners on Super Lawyers List, Two Additional Attorneys on the Super Lawyers Rising Stars List

Press Releases Jan 26, 2016

BB&K Ranked No. 8 on Top Sacramento Law Firms List

Firm Moves Up Notch on Sacramento Business Journal’s Annual List

Best in Law: Key Changes in Employment Laws for 2016
Authored Articles & Publications Jan 24, 2016

Best in Law: Key Changes in Employment Laws for 2016

Partner Cynthia Germano Shares the Year's Most Notable Employment-Related Laws in the Press-Enterprise

Press Releases Jan 11, 2016

Two BB&K Attorneys Promoted to Partner

Plus, Partnership Elects New Member to the Firm’s Executive Committee

IRS Extends Deadlines for 2015 ACA Reporting
Legal Alerts Dec 30, 2015

IRS Extends Deadlines for 2015 ACA Reporting

Extension Provides Much-Needed Time to Accurately Complete First Year of Reporting

Recent Guidance Expands on Affordable Care Act Implementation Rules
Legal Alerts Dec 18, 2015

Recent Guidance Expands on Affordable Care Act Implementation Rules

Changes Could Have a Significant Impact on Existing Benefit Programs

Event Dec 2, 2015

New California Finders Law

Provisors’ Corporate Deal Professionals Group

Best in Law: Data Security and the Inside Job
Authored Articles & Publications Nov 30, 2015

Best in Law: Data Security and the Inside Job

BB&K Partner Glen Price Writes About the Biggest Threat to Business Owners in the Latest Press-Enterprise Best in Law Column

New California Energy Use Disclosure Program for Commercial and Multifamily Buildings Approved
Legal Alerts Nov 9, 2015

New California Energy Use Disclosure Program for Commercial and Multifamily Buildings Approved

Current Disclosure Requirements for Building Owners and Tenants Repealed

BB&K Partner George Reyes Honored by the Salvation Army
Press Releases Oct 28, 2015

BB&K Partner George Reyes Honored by the Salvation Army

“Soup-er Stars” Award Recognizes Riverside Residents Who Impact Their Communities

Press Releases Oct 22, 2015

Delegation of Judges from China Visit Best Best & Krieger

Through the California State Polytechnic University, Pomona Program, Judges from the Hunan High People’s Court Learned About Expert Testimony and Scientific Evidence

Best in Law: Tax Ruling Confirms Protocol on Job-Related Judgments
Authored Articles & Publications Oct 4, 2015

Best in Law: Tax Ruling Confirms Protocol on Job-Related Judgments

BB&K Attorney Katrina Veldkamp Writes on Newly Decided Case That Gives California Employers Clear Guidance on Taxation of Employment-Related Settlements and Judgments

Best in Law: Five Survival Tips for Navigating the Sick Leave Law
Authored Articles & Publications Sep 6, 2015

Best in Law: Five Survival Tips for Navigating the Sick Leave Law

BB&K Attorney Elizabeth Han Discuss the New Sick Leave Law in This Month's Press-Enterprise Best in Law Column

Press Releases Aug 17, 2015

19 BB&K Attorneys Included on the 2016 Best Lawyers in America List

Partner Iris Yang and Of Counsel Joseph Coomes Selected as Lawyers of the Year

Best in Law: IRS Moves Mean It’s Time to Shift Family Entity Wealth
Authored Articles & Publications Aug 10, 2015

Best in Law: IRS Moves Mean It’s Time to Shift Family Entity Wealth

Family Businesses That Want to Take Advantage of Valuation Must Act Quickly to Shift Significant Value From Their Estate Into the Hands of Others, BB&K Attorney James Harper Writes in The Press-Enterprise

Best in Law: The Far Reach of California’s Taxes
Authored Articles & Publications Jul 14, 2015

Best in Law: The Far Reach of California’s Taxes

BB&K Attorney Jeremiah Lee Writes in The Press-Enterprise About the Real Costs of Doing Business in California

Event Jul 13, 2015

General Manager Leadership Summit

California Special Districts Association

New Sick Leave Law Goes Into Effect July 1. Is Your Business Ready?
Legal Alerts Jun 30, 2015

New Sick Leave Law Goes Into Effect July 1. Is Your Business Ready?

BB&K Offering Flat Rate Service to Update Sick Leave Policy

Best in Law: Does Your Business Need a ‘Prenup?’
Authored Articles & Publications Jun 16, 2015

Best in Law: Does Your Business Need a ‘Prenup?’

BB&K Partner D. Brian Reider Writes in The Press-Enterprise How These Agreements Can Impact How a Business Relationship Ends: Smoothly or Contentiously

Cyber-Attacks Present Ethics Questions for Law Firms
BB&K In the News May 15, 2015

Cyber-Attacks Present Ethics Questions for Law Firms

BB&K's Rich Egger Discussed at State Bar of California's Annual Ethics Symposium How Law Firms Should Handle Cyber-Attacks, as Reported by the San Diego Daily Transcript

Best in Law: Employers need to heed Obamacare Reporting Rules
Authored Articles & Publications Mar 22, 2015

Best in Law: Employers need to heed Obamacare Reporting Rules

BB&K Partner Isabel Safie Writes About Obligations and Penalties Under the ACA for Employers in The Press-Enterprise

California Supreme Court to Hear PRA Case on Inadvertent or Accidental Disclosure of Privileged Records
Legal Alerts Mar 16, 2015

California Supreme Court to Hear PRA Case on Inadvertent or Accidental Disclosure of Privileged Records

Case Involves Attorney-Client Privileged Documents Released During Litigation

Industry-run Boards Should Look over Both Shoulders
Authored Articles & Publications Mar 11, 2015

Industry-run Boards Should Look over Both Shoulders

BB&K Partner Ken MacVey Analyzes in the Daily Journal U.S. Supreme Court Cases That Analyze Antitrust Issues for Professional Boards

Authored Articles & Publications Feb 22, 2015

Best in Law: Tug-of-War Over Changing Prop. 13 Remains Intense

BB&K Partner Michael Grant Explores How the Controversial 1978 California Real Estate Law Could Be Change in The Press-Enterprise Best in Law Column

A Year of Inland Empire Economic Progress
Authored Articles & Publications Feb 11, 2015

A Year of Inland Empire Economic Progress

BB&K Partner George Reyes Takes a Look Back at the Inland Empire Economic Partnership in The Press-Enterprise

Local Agencies Face Suits Alleging Brown Act Violations for Failing to Release Closed Session Vote Details
Legal Alerts Feb 2, 2015

Local Agencies Face Suits Alleging Brown Act Violations for Failing to Release Closed Session Vote Details

Closed Session Decision and Vote Details Must be Publicly Reported Within 24 Hours

Forming a Firm? Get It All in Writing
Authored Articles & Publications Feb 2, 2015

Forming a Firm? Get It All in Writing

BB&K Attorney Patrick Monroe Discusses in the Daily Journal the Different Partnerships Attorneys May Make in Starting Law Firms

BB&K In the News Jan 27, 2015

The List: Law Firms

BB&K Ranks 9th on List of Largest Sacramento Law Firms, Plus 6th For Most Female Attorneys

Press Releases Jan 22, 2015

Six BB&K Attorneys in San Diego Included on the 2015 List of San Diego Super Lawyers or Super Lawyer

Congratulations to These Attorneys

Calif. Real-World Training Rules May Spark National Trend
BB&K In the News Jan 9, 2015

Calif. Real-World Training Rules May Spark National Trend

BB&K Partner Richard Egger Discusses With Law360 the New State Bar Requirement for Pro Bono Work

School District Case Clarifies PRA Copying Charges
Legal Alerts Dec 29, 2014

School District Case Clarifies PRA Copying Charges

A Government Agency Must Allow the Public to Inspect Records at No Cost, Judge Rules

Congress Passes Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 and Retroactively Extends Tax Relief Provisions
Legal Alerts Dec 22, 2014

Congress Passes Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014 and Retroactively Extends Tax Relief Provisions

Welcome Tax Relief Provided to Individuals and Businesses Extended through Calendar Year 2014

Patrick Monroe Appointed to State Bar Committee
BB&K In the News Dec 3, 2014

Patrick Monroe Appointed to State Bar Committee

Business Attorney Patrick Monroe Was Appointed to the State Bar of California Business Law Section's Corporations Committee

Best in Law: What Businesses Need to Know on Antitrust Law
Authored Articles & Publications Nov 30, 2014

Best in Law: What Businesses Need to Know on Antitrust Law

Partner Ken MacVey Explores the History of, and Reasons Behind, State and Federal Antitrust Laws in The Press-Enterprise Best in Law Column

Best in Law: Enjoy the Party, but Minimize the Risks
Authored Articles & Publications Nov 1, 2014

Best in Law: Enjoy the Party, but Minimize the Risks

With a Little Forethought, Employers Can Throw Holiday Parties Without Problems, BB&K Partner D. Brian Reider Writes in This Month’s Press-Enterprise Best in Law Column

Authored Articles & Publications Oct 2, 2014

Best in Law: Hybrid Corporations Combine Profit and Good Will

These New Entities Give Directors and Officers the Flexibility to Pursue Both Profit and Social Objectives Without the Risk of Liability Associated with Doing So in a Traditional Corporation

Press Releases Jan 7, 2014

BB&K Promotes Eight Attorneys in California and Washington, D.C. to Partner

Attorneys Focus on Environmental, Municipal, Business, Employee Benefits and Telecommunications Law

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