Media Articles on Law Firm


Collective Bargaining Articles

  1. Labor Management Committees Contained in HERE Contract with San Francisco Hotels  BNA Daily Labor Report No. 178, September 16, 1994
  2. Hotel Workers Striking Mark Hopkins While Cooperation Marks Other Talks  BNA Daily Labor Report No. 201, October 20, 1994
  3. San Francisco Hotels, Union Reach Agreement  By Tony DelaCruz, Hotel Business, Volume 3, Nov 21-Dec. 6, 1994
  4. Union Soldiers, Organized Labor Is Fighting For Its Life, And It's Got Some Brand-New Tricks Up Its Sleeves  Restaurant Business, November 20, 1994
  5. San Francisco Hotel, Union Accord Cutting Grievance Costs, Forum Told  BNA Daily Labor Report, March 17, 1995
  6. For Hoteliers, The Word For Today Is: Cooperation  By Sheila Muto, The Wall Street Journal, April 8, 1998
  7. Labor Relations In SF Approaching Flash Points  By Ilana DeBare, SF Chronicle, July 17, 1999
  8. Union Members Spend Labor Day Picketing  By Glen Martin, SF Chronicle, September 7, 1999
  9. Lawyer: Hotel Union Close to New Contract  SF Examiner, September 14, 1999
  10. Tentative Agreement in Hotel Talks, Deal with 11 of S.F.’s largest hostelries could serve as industry model  San Francisco Chronicle, By David Lazarus, September 14, 1999
  11. Workers at Luxury S.F. Hotels Reach Contract Deal  Marin Independent Journal, September 18, 1999
  12. S.F. Hotel Workers Gain 5-Year Contract  By Carol Emert, SF Chronicle, September 18, 1999
  13. Hotels: San Francisco Hotels, HERE Reach Tentative Accord on Five-Year Contract  Daily Labor Report, September 20, 1999
  14. Hotels: HERE Local 2 Members Ratify Five-Year Contract with 11 Major Hotels  By Joyce E. Cutler, BNA Daily Labor Report, September 27, 1999
  15. IBT, California Liquor Wholesalers Agree On Pacts Covering Sales, Non-Sales Workers  Daily Labor Report, October 6, 1999
  16. Labor Department Orders Hearing Over Trusteeship by Hotel Employees Union  By Michael Bologna, BNA, December 20, 2000
  17. Labor's Best Hope  By David Whitford, Fortune, October 29, 2001
  18. Interest-Based Bargaining: The Future of Negotiations  By Catherine E. Sullivan, August 2002
  19. Beverly Hilton, Union in Deal  By Alana Semuels, LA Times, October 5, 2006


Litigation Articles

  1. Suit Charges Garment Shop with Jobless-Insurance Scam  By Ted Bell, Sacramento Bee, May 4, 1985
  2. Rancher Suing UC Awarded $7 Million  By Jim Haynes, Sacramento Bee, September 9, 1988
  3. Rancher Wins Libel Judgment Over Deaths Of Pesticide-Sprayed Cattle  San Francisco Examiner, September 10, 1988
  4. Apartment Killing Ruled Self-Defense  By Wayne Wilson, Sacramento Bee, May 6, 1989
  5. Deputies' Group Loses Lease Ruling  By Steve Gibson, The Sacramento Bee Final, December 28, 1989
  6. A Short Circuit in Phillip's Mind  By Pete Dexter, The Sacramento Bee Final, December 29, 1989
  7. Deputies Find Missing Checks  By Marcos Breton, The Sacramento Bee Final, February 3, 1990
  8. Phillips Lied In Deposition, Workman Says  By Marcos Breton, The Sacramento Bee Final, February 8, 1990
  9. CalFarm General Counsel Hit with Harassment Suit  By J. Nils Wright, Business Journal, February 8, 1993
  10. Harassment Suit Targets CalFarm Co.  By T. G. Swauger, The Sacramento Union, February 19, 1993
  11. Farmers Beat City  By Victoria Manley, Register-Pajaronian, November 30, 1998
  12. Failed City Lawsuit Against Farmers Draws Reaction  By Victoria Manley, Register-Pajaronian, December 9, 1998
  13. Court Ruling Backs Right-To-Farm Law; Appeal Pending  By Ray Sotero, AG Alert, December 9, 1998