Press Releases

Intellectual Property and Patent Litigation Group

Helmet House News: Helmet House Settles Patent Lawsuit with Olympia; Grants License

CALABASAS HILLS, CA—Helmet House, Inc., one of the nation’s largest powersports apparel distributors and manufacturers, announced settlement of its patent and trademark litigation against RPM Gear, Inc., doing business as Olympia Moto Sports. Helmet House also announced that RPM Gear was granted a multi-year license of its Aqua-Barrier™ patented hooded collar technology for particular RPM […]

Environmental, Government and Land Use

Government & Land Use Lawyer Daniel F. Freedman Joins Jeffer Mangels in Los Angeles

Los Angeles—The Government, Land Use, Environment & Energy Group of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to welcome Daniel Freedman as an associate in its Los Angeles office. Mr. Freedman’s experience includes representing and advising clients on matters relating to real estate development, zoning, project entitlements, CEQA, NEPA, federal and state environmental […]

Global Hospitality Group®

Meet the Money® National Hotel Finance & Investment Conference: The Window of Opportunity is Open – Choosing the Right Deals

Jim Butler’s press release “Meet the Money® National Hotel Finance & Investment Conference: The Window of Opportunity is Open – Choosing the Right Deals,” was sent over Business Wire and was picked up by Yahoo Finance! and EIN News Desk. LOS ANGELES–Meet the Money® 2015 will mark the 25th year that hotel owners, operators, developers, […]


Entertainment Lawyer Barry Haldeman to Moderate a Panel on Talent Deals at the 39th Annual UCLA Entertainment Symposium

LOS ANGELES—E. Barry Haldeman, Of Counsel at Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP, will speak at the UCLA Entertainment Symposium taking place March 13-14, 2015 at the Freud Playhouse on the UCLA campus. This year’s symposium, “Hollywood Over-the-Top,” will address digital content and its far-reaching effects on the entertainment business. Haldeman will co-moderate the panel […]

Chinese Investment Group™, Global Hospitality Group® and Investment Capital Law Group

Two JMBM Lawyers – Jim Butler and Catherine DeBono Holmes – Named “Top 25 EB-5 Attorneys” by EB5 Investors Magazine

LOS ANGELES—Jim Butler, Chairman of JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® and Chinese Investment Group™ and Catherine DeBono Holmes, Chair of JMBM’s Investment Capital Law Group have been recognized as a “Top 25 EB-5 Attorney” by EB5 Investors Magazine. In the EB-5 area, Butler and his Global Hospitality Group® source EB-5 capital for select top hotel developers, […]

ADA Representation and Global Hospitality Group®

JMBM Announces Publication of The ADA Compliance and Defense Guide

LOS ANGELES — The Global Hospitality Group® of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce publication of The ADA Compliance and Defense Guide, a practical handbook for owners and operators of hotels, restaurants, golf courses, spas and sports facilities, banks and other financial institutions, retail stores, shopping centers, theaters, sports arenas, […]

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JMBM Attorneys Recognized as Southern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in 2015

Los Angeles–Jeffer Mangels Butler &Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that 27 of its attorneys have been recognized as a 2015 Southern California “Super Lawyer” or “Rising Star.” Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional […]