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  • Procopio Expands Tax Group with Addition of Eric D. Swenson

    San Diego, CA - Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP has added attorney Eric D. Swenson to the firm. Swenson joins Procopio’s Tax Group from the San Diego office of DLA Piper, where he practiced since 1998. His practice focuses on tax controversy and tax planning. Swenson represents corporations, partnerships and individuals in federal, state and local tax controversies, including audits, appeals, and litigation. He also counsels on tax aspects of business transactions. Swenson h...

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  • Procopio Secures Major Arbitration Victory for Client against Caltrans

    San Diego, CA - The San Diego law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP recently obtained an award of $1,428,000 in arbitration for client Macro-Z-Technology Company (MZT) against the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). The arbitration took place in Los Angeles in August, and the Statement of Decision in MZT’s favor was issued in late September. The award will be increased by approximately $200,000 in mandatory interest. A team of Procopio attorneys led by Cra...

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  • George L. Damoose Presented with Lifetime Achievement Award by California Tax Bar

    San Diego, CA - The law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that tax partner George L. Damoose was presented with the Joanne M. Garvey Award for Lifetime Achievement in Tax at the 2006 Annual Meeting of the California Tax Bar and the California Tax Policy Conference on November 4th. The State Bar of California’s Taxation Section selected Damoose for this honor in recognition of his lifetime achievement and outstanding contributions in the field of tax ...

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  • Procopio and San Diego Software Industry Council (SDSIC) to Present Seminar on IT Development in Mexico

    San Diego, CA - On Thursday, December 14th, the law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP and the San Diego Software Industry Council (SDSIC) will present “Near Source: IT Development in Mexico,” a program designed for U.S. companies interested in establishing software centers in Mexico. Focusing on the software industries in the nearby Mexican border states of Baja California and Sonora, this seminar will cover important legal considerations in structuring cross-border ...

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  • Lead NAFTA Counsel to Mexico to Keynote International Tax Conference

    San Diego, CA – Robert E. Herzstein, who served as lead counsel to Mexico in the NAFTA negotiations, will be among the keynote speakers at the third annual University of San Diego School of Law – Procopio International Tax Institute Conference—2007 International Update: U.S.-Mexico-Canada Cross-Border Tax Issues—scheduled for February 15-16, 2007, at the Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice on the USD campus. He is scheduled to speak at the conference on Friday, Februar...

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  • Procopio Launches National Health Care Practice

    San Diego, CA - San Diego’s Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP today announced the creation of a national health care practice with the addition of nine leading attorneys from the law firm Foley & Lardner LLP. They will form the nucleus of Procopio’s new Health Care practice group, adding significant experience and expertise to the firm as well as national clients representing all segments of the health care industry. Group members represent hospitals, physician grou...

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  • Procopio Attorney Speaks at U.S. Department of Education's National Conference on Charter Schools

    San Diego, CA - Gregory V. (“Greg”) Moser, a partner in the San Diego law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP, was a featured speaker at the U.S. Department of Education’s 2007 National Charter Schools Program Showcase in Washington, D.C. on April 6th. Mr. Moser’s talk focused on charter school facilities and how they are acquired, financed and constructed, as well as the obstacles charter schools face in obtaining quality facilities. He had been invited to...

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  • Procopio Partner Maureen F. Hallahan Appointed to Bench

    San Diego, CA - Maureen F. Hallahan, a partner with the San Diego law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP, has been appointed as a judge of the San Diego Superior Court by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and will be sworn in during ceremonies today. “It is hard to express how much Maureen will be missed here at Procopio,” said Thomas W. Turner Jr., managing partner. “She has been a critical element of this firm in many ways, as well as an outstanding litigator widely...

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  • Procopio Clients Garner CONNECT's "Most Innovative New Product Awards"

    San Diego, CA – Airgain Inc. and Vermatrix Inc., companies represented by Richard E. Campbell, a partner in Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP’s Intellectual Property Counseling and Patent Prosecution and Counseling practice groups, were among those recently honored by CONNECT with its 19th Annual Most Innovative New Products (MIP) Awards. The Awards honor the vision, hard work and perseverance that transform ideas and technologies into products. Campbell handles intellect...

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  • Procopio Elects Four Attorneys to Partnership

    San Diego, CA – Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP is pleased to announce that four lawyers have been elected to the firm partnership: Enrique Hernández-Pulido, Paul B. Johnson, Michael E. Lyon and Roger C. Rappoport. Their election is effective January 1, 2007. “We are proud to elect such a talented and highly respected group of attorneys to the partnership,” said Thomas W. Turner, Jr., managing partner. “They exemplify the firm’s commitment to pr...

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