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  • Padres Pedal the Cause Celebration Event

    Procopio is proud to support Padres Pedal the Cause event taking place on November 17th, 2018 at Petco Park. Join Team Procopio and hundreds of San Diegans for the sixth annual celebration fundraiser. Ride, run, walk, spin or volunteer - everyone can participate and join the fight against cancer – and every dollar raised funds life-saving cancer research. Join the fight on November 17th! Visit here for more details and to register. More about Padres Pedal the Cause – The Cause: Ca...

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  • 2018 Procopio Labor & Employment Seminar

    You are invited to join Procopio's Labor & Employment Law attorneys for an informative and interactive program focused on the most pressing California labor law issues facing employers today, including: The Procopio Brief:  Recent Legal Developments Affecting California Employers With employment litigation forecasted to increase significantly in 2019, California employers must be aware of and comply with many complex and sometimes confusing legal requirements.  In this ...

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  • Procopio International Tax Institute

    You are cordially invited to the 14th annual University of San Diego (USD) School of Law - Procopio International Tax Institute to be held on October 31st through November 2nd, 2018 in San Diego, California. This stellar program will cover the recent U.S. Federal Tax Reform focusing on the myriad of international tax provisions. What you need to know regarding the new law's impact on NAFTA country operations and investments. To learn more about this program and register click here. ...

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  • Bankruptcy Appeals Webinar

      You are invited to learn from Procopio Partner William A. Smelko on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, in a Practicing Law Institute (PLI) webinar, Bankruptcy Appeals: What Must be Done, When Must it Be Done and How Best to Succeed When Prosecuting or Defending a Bankruptcy Appeal. Bankruptcy Court Orders and Judgments have res judicata and collateral estoppel effects. Understanding how to appeal adverse rulings or to defend on appeal favorable Bankruptcy Court rulings is crucial to ...

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  • Executive Women in Life Sciences

      On October 16, 2018, join Procopio Partner Lisel M. Ferguson and other successful women leaders for an enlightening panel discussion at Procopio's Del Mar Heights office. This Women in Bio--Southern California panel discussion, titled "Executive Women in Life Sciences: Managing Corporate Change & Building Winning Teams," will feature a number of key questions for the panelists, including:   How have you dealt with corporate change? How did you keep employ...

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  • Employment Litigation: Basics Conference 2018

    Join Procopio Partner Tyler M. Paetkau and other distinguished Labor & Employment Law legal minds September 21 at the Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California Basics Conference 2018: Employment Litigation. Tyler speaks September 21 on a Trials panel with San Francisco County Superior Court Judge Stephen M. Murphy and Partner Todd Jackson of Feinberg, Jackson, Worthman & Wasow. Tyler is a member of Procopio's Labor and Employment Law practice group and is based in our Silicon V...

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  • Reflections on Selling Your Business

    Procopio is proud to co-sponsor a September 18 ACG San Diego breakfast program titled "Reflections on Selling Your Business--It's Not Just EBITDA." Procopio Partner Matthew Short will join an impressive panel addressing the fact that while EBITDA is certainly an important metric that investors consider when providing growth capital or making acquisitions, many other factors are used to differentiate between companies (even those with similar EBITDAs).  These factors can be financial ...

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  • Intellectual Property: Protecting Yours and Using Others

    September 12, 2018: If you're a full-time or freelance journalist or marketing & communications professional, you'll want to join the San Diego Press Club and Procopio for a useful discussion of intellectual property (IP). Topics to be covered include properly making use of and sourcing photos and other media from social media and other internet sources, as well as identifying and protecting your own intellectual property. You'll receive answers to questions about topics ranging from free...

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  • Is The Sky Falling? Can Anyone Be An Independent Contractor Post-Dynamex?

    September 11, 2018: It’s only been a few months since the California Supreme Court issued a ruling which may make it more challenging to classify someone as an independent contractor. Employers across the Golden State are sorting through what the landmark opinion of Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court means for them. Now that the dust has settled, Procopio invites you to join Wendy Tucker and Stephenie Alexander for a webinar presentation to explore what this opinion means f...

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  • Key Employment Issues Facing Life Sciences Companies

      Life Science companies attract talented employees who are invaluable assets in achieving business goals, but employers must take proactive steps to avoid those same employees becoming expensive legal liabilities. The Life Sciences community in California faces unique employment challenges such as whistleblower liability, #metoo claims, gender bias allegations, wage and hour claims and protection of trade secrets and proprietary information. On August 30, 2018, Marie Burke Kenny...

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