2015

Blog Posts in 2015

  • A debtor whose discharged is denied or revoked in a Chapter 7 case cannot discharge in a later Chapter 7 case claims incurred before the prior case. 11 U.S.C. §523(a)(10). However, for individuals who qualify for Chapter 13, the denial or revocation of discharge in an earlier Chapter 7 case might not preclude the granting of a so-called “super-discharge” in a later-filed Chapter ...
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  • As if California real property sellers didn’t have enough to worry about, on July 17, 2015, the Federal District Court in Los Angeles sent a shiver down the spines of sellers when it handed down its order in In re Walldesign, Inc. In Walldesign, Donald Buresh and his wife Karen Philips sold a piece of commercial real estate in 2009 to Michael Bello, the president and sole shareholder of ...
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  • On September 30, 2015, Howard Fredman is being installed as the president of the Beverly Hills Bar Association at the 2015 Annual Installation & Awards Dinner at the 4 Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. Registration information can be found by clicking here.
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  • Howard Fredman Interview in Beverly Hills Weekly

    || 17-Sep-2015

    In the September 17-23, 2015 edition of the Beverly Hills Weekly, Howard Fredman was interviewed at length as the incoming Beverly Hills Bar Association President. The interview is here: Beverly Hills Weekly
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  • Marc Lieberman Is Lecturing

    || 11-Sep-2015

    Marc Lieberman Is Lecturing at the 14th Annual Residential Landlord-Tenant Law Symposium in Pasadena, California On November 3, 2015, Marc Lieberman is lecturing at the 14 th Annual Residential Landlord-Tenant Law Symposium in Pasadena, California.
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  • Howard Fredman Addresses the Southern California Business Litigation Inn

    || 15-Jun-2015

    Howard Fredman Addresses the Southern California Business Litigation Inn of Court in Los Angeles. May 15, 2015, panelist Howard Fredman addresses The Southern California Business Litigation Inn of Court in Los Angeles.
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  • FLP Successfully Defends Technology Company in Federal District Court

    || 15-May-2015

    May 27, 2015, Los Angeles, California. U.S. District Judge Fernando Olguin of the U.S. District Court has granted summary judgment against Plaintiffs Joseph Odish, John Bourbeau and Cranbrook Capital Consulting Group, who had sued Mr. Fredman's clients, Cognitive Code Corporation and their founders and counsel. Plaintiffs had alleged they were entitled to a non-dilutable 37.5 percent ownership ...
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  • FLP Successfully Defends Appeal of Legal Malpractice Case Against Law Firm Client

    || 21-Apr-2015

    April 21, 2015 Los Angeles, California. California's Court of Appeal has affirmed a Judgment by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Steven J. Kleifield entered after a bench trial on Plaintiff Patrick Duff's claims for legal malpractice, breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty against Mr. Fredman's clients David R. Welch and Mr. Welch's law firm. On April 21, 2015, the Court of Appeal in an ...
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