Corporate Counsel Name Arena Hoffman LLP Client Service All Star for 2015
Based on research with over 500 corporate counsel at Fortune 1000 and other large companies, BTI Consulting Group named Arena Hoffman LLP to its honor roll of recommended law firms in the Client Service All Stars for 2015, placing the firm among the national leaders in outstanding client service. The full report may be viewed at www.bticonsulting.com/publications.
Verdict Affirmed for National Retailer
The plaintiff accused his former employer of age discrimination. Following a unanimous jury verdict in favor of the employer, the firm successfully defended the judgment before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. 2015 WL 174 2116 (9th Cir. 2015)
National Bank Secures Two Summary Judgment Orders
The firm recently secured summary judgment in favor of a national bank in two separate actions for alleged retaliation. Notwithstanding each respective plaintiff’s whistleblower allegations, both courts concluded that the employer had valid business reasons for the separation.
Federal Court Dismisses Action Against National Bakery Company
The firm successfully defended an action for defamation and statutory misrepresentation brought by the plaintiff against his former employer and two managers. The court ruled that the Labor Management Relations Act preempted the state law claims. 2015 WL 3657748 (E.D. Cal. 2015)