201504.09
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ABA Women Business Commercial Advocates Reception

Join Melanie Damian and the ABA Women Business Commercial Advocates on April 16th at 7pm for a special reception recognizing and celebrating the accomplishment of women in the profession and particularly the judiciary. With special guests: California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California Melinda Haag. The…

Russell Landy Named Partner
201502.18
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Russell Landy Named Partner

Russell Landy was recently named partner at the law firm of Damian & Valori LLP. Mr. Landy focuses his practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation, business torts, contract litigation, employment litigation and counseling, class actions, real property litigation and appeals. Mr. Landy regularly represents businesses and individuals in litigation relating to complicated business…

201502.12
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Barbara Junge Joins Damian & Valori

Barbara A. Junge has joined the law firm of Damian & Valori LLP as Of Counsel. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Junge clerked for the Honorable William M. Hoeveler, Senior United States District Judge, for sixteen years. Ms. Junge also served as an Assistant United States Attorney, representing the National Park Service and other…

201403.05
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Ten Courtroom Do’s and Don’ts

An attorney should practice appropriate behavior and attitude in the courtroom, not only because it is required by the Rules of Professional Conduct, but also because it makes an attorney a more effective advocate. I. Proper Attire A lawyer should dress professionally.  Appearing in the courtroom disheveled, or wearing tight –fitting clothing, short skirts, or…

201401.21
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The Independent Tort Doctrine Post Tiara

CASE SUMMARIES – THE INDEPENDENT TORT DOCTRINE POST TIARA Summaries Through January 21, 2015 Prepared by Peter F. Valori and Amanda Fernandez 1.  Tiara Condo. Assoc., Inc. v. Marsh & McLennan Co., 110 So. 3d 399 (2013) Supreme Court of Florida March 7, 2013 Facts: Marsh, an insurance broker, secured for Tiara a windstorm policy. …