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The attorneys at Gipson Hoffman & Pancione are regularly involved in public service, lead conference programs, publish articles and blog posts, and make the news for their expert insights and successful services on behalf of clients.

Best Practices for Advance Conflict Waivers

Mulling Sheppard Mullin – What T

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Unique Issues in Leasing to a Cannabis-Related Business

On January 1, 2018, properly licensed businesses in the State of California became able to cultivate, manufacture, distribute and sell marijuana products derived from marijuana or its active ingredients subject to compliance with State and local laws and ordinances.  Those businesses considering entering into the cannabis business at this time see the legalization of marijuana products in various states as the “next gold rush” with

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Estate Planning Fundamentals

Estate planning is a process that enables you to control the disposition of your property after your death or incapacity and avoid any uncertainty that can invariably happen. Proper estate planning will help preserve the assets you have worked hard to accumulate over the course of your lifetime. Moreover, it may also minimize or eliminate taxes on your assets (which your heirs or family may have to pay) after your passing.

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Super Lawyer Honorees

Gipson Hoffman & Pancione founder, Robert E. “Reg” Gipson, thanks the many Southern California attorneys and clients who have sent their congratulations to the firm for once again seeing several of its lawyers honored as “Super Lawyers,” a designation reserved for the top 5% of candidates receiving votes.

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Kenneth D. Crews to Keynote Harvard Copyright Conference

Attorney Kenneth Crews will be the keynote speaker at a major conference on copyright law and fair use, hosted by Harvard University in Cambridge, MA on March 1, 2018.  This year marks the 40th anniversary of the effective date of the

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Gipson Hoffman & Pancione Litigators Secure Appellate Victory in Real Estate Matter

Gipson Hoffman & Pancione’s Litigation Group provided some holiday cheer to its clients in the form of an appellate victory in litigation over a real estate transaction.  In Andrews v. Alesso, the California Court of Appeal for the Second District affirmed a trial court’s ruling from 2016 to the effect that the firm’s clients had not withheld material facts about the home they sold to the Plaintiffs in 2014. 

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Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting Victims Seek Redress with GH&P's Help

Gipson Hoffman & Pancione hosted the national press conference following the recent filing in Los Angeles Superior Court of five separate lawsuits on behalf of over 450 injured patrons of the Route 91 Harvest Festival, a country music concert held on October 1, 2017, adjacent to the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas.

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Kenneth Crews Presents Copyright Research Study to UN Agency in Geneva

Attorney Kenneth Crews presented his study of copyright issues to the delegates from more than 120 countries attending a session of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), an agency of the United Nations, in Geneva, Switzerland.  His study analyzes statutory copyright exceptions from all 191 coun

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Allen Michel’s Daily Journal commentary about erosion of attorney–client confidentiality provides practical tips for California law firms

An opinion piece by the firm’s Professional Liability Group chair, Allen Michel, was recently published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, read by thousands of California attorneys daily.

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Attorney Linda Koffman: Technology Changes the Real Estate Industry

In a feature article from her professional newsletter, attorney Linda S. Koffman give the inside view and professional tips for leases and agreements covering cellular towers and related services.

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