• February 5, 2015 | The Recorder

    SEC: Former Valley Exec Tipped Trading Ring to Acquisitions, Financial Results

    SAN FRANCISCO — The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has accused a former Silicon Valley executive and three associates of insider trading, alleging the group made almost $7

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  • February 5, 2015 | Law.com

    SEC: Former Valley Exec Tipped Trading Ring to Acquisitions, Financial Results

    Regional Director Jina Choi said Christian Keller, who held jobs at Applied Materials and Rovi, tried to evade detection as he and associates raked in nearly $750,000 using confidential company information.

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  • January 23, 2015 | The Recorder

    Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass, LLP v. City and County of San Francisco

    C.A. 1st; A135509 The First Appellate District affirmed a judgment. The court held that the City and County of San Francisco treasurer and tax collector properly treated a law f

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  • Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass, LLP v. City and County of San Francisco

    Publication Date: 2015-01-23
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    Date Filed: 2015-01-09
    Court: C.A. 1st
    Judge:
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Appellant Coblentz, Patch, Duffy & Bass, Amy L. Silverstein, Edwin P. Antolin, Johanna W. Roberts, Charles E. Olson, Lindsay T. Braunig, SILVERSTEIN & POMERANTZ
    for defendant: Counsel for Respondent City and County of San Francisco, Jose Cisneros, Treasurer and Tax Collector of the City and County of San Francisco: Dennis J. Herrera, City Attorney, Julie Van Nostern, Chief Tax Attorney, James M. Emery, Deputy City Attorney, Andrew N. Shen, Deputy City Attorney, CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO

    Case Number: No. A135509

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 800 COBLENTZ, PATCH, DUFFY & BASS, LLP, Plaintiff and Appellant,

  • January 7, 2015 | National Law Journal

    Consumers Sue Hose Maker Over Advertising, Safety

    DAP Products Inc. is facing a stream of proposed class complaints from consumers who allege the company deceptively markets its XHoses garden hoses and that the product poses a potential saf

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  • January 7, 2015 | Law.com

    Consumers Sue Hose Maker Over Advertising, Safety

    DAP Products Inc. is facing a stream of proposed class complaints from consumers who allege the company deceptively markets its XHoses garden hoses and that the product poses a potential safety risk.

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  • December 29, 2014 | The Recorder

    Law Firms Lose Challenge to SF Partner Tax

    SAN FRANCISCO — Over the defiance of some Bay Area law firms, a city payroll tax on law firms and other partnerships will stand, the state's First District Court of Appeal rule

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  • December 19, 2014 | The Recorder

    Lawyers Size Up New Players on the Northern District Bench

    SAN FRANCISCO — Discovery spats, page limits, the mechanics of patent cases. It's hardly the stuff of legal procedurals. But at a bar event last September, experienced l

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  • City of Glendale v. Marcus Cable Associates, LLC

    Publication Date: 2014-12-02
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    Date Filed: 2014-12-01
    Court: C.A. 2nd
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    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Rutan & Tucker, William M. Marticorena, Jeffrey T. Melching, Michelle D. Molko for Plaintiff, Cross-defendant and Appellant.
    for defendant: Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass, Richard R. Patch, Ann E. Johnston, Allison L. Ehlert for Defendant, Cross-complainant and Appellant.

    Case Number: No. B246697

    Cite as 14 C.D.O.S. 13483 CITY OF GLENDALE, Plaintiff, Cross-defendant and Appellant, v.

  • November 24, 2014 | National Law Journal

    Movers

    LATERALS Barnes

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  • October 6, 2014 | The Recorder

    On the Move

    Health care litigation partner Zuzana Ikels joined Polsinelli's new San Francisco office. Ikels comes from Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass, where she litigated qui tam and

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