Press Releases

Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions

WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems Transaction

May 14, 2015—JMBM client WASH Multifamily Laundry Systems, the largest Canadian provider and second largest US provider of route-based laundry services to multifamily apartments and universities, closed its sale to EQT Infrastructure II, a European private equity fund. The transaction involved the sale by WASH’s existing private equity fund owner, CHS Capital, to EQT.  JMBM […]

ADA Representation

Americans with Disabilities Act: DOJ Says Website Accessibility Regulations Are on the Horizon

May 13, 2015—At the National ADA Symposium in Atlanta yesterday, senior representatives of the Department of Justice (DOJ) acknowledged that the DOJ is committed to issuing regulations for website accessibility.  Its focus on cyber accessibility will include accessibility for touch screens, point-of-sale technologies, and streaming video services. An earlier statement by the DOJ indicated a […]

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 […]

Entertainment

JMBM Attorney Jeffrey Goldman Recognized as one of California’s Top Intellectual Property Litigators for Sixth Consecutive Year

LOS ANGELES – April 22, 2015 – JMBM partner Jeffrey Goldman was included in the Daily Journal’s profiles of California’s Top 75 Intellectual Property Litigators. This is the sixth consecutive year that Goldman has been included. Goldman’s practice emphasizes intellectual property and entertainment industry litigation. He has represented the world’s largest record companies and music […]

Entertainment

JMBM Attorney Jeffrey Goldman Included in the Variety Legal Impact Report 2015

LOS ANGELES – April 15, 2015 – Jeffrey Goldman, Chair of JMBM’s Entertainment Litigation Group, was included in Variety’s Legal Impact Report 2015 where he is cited as one of the nation’s 22 premier entertainment litigators. Goldman’s practice emphasizes intellectual property and entertainment industry litigation. He has represented the world’s largest record companies and music […]

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

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 […]