Harris Bricken is pleased to announce that attorney Nathalie Bougenies (2019-2021) was again recognized as a Rising Star in the 2021 issue of Oregon Super Lawyers. Harris Bricken is also pleased to announce that partner Hilary Bricken (2014-2021) was also recognized as a Rising Star for the eighth consecutive year and attorney and Jonathan Bench (2015-2018, 2021) was also recognized as a Rising Star for the fourth consecutive and overall fifth time, in the…
REGISTER TODAY!  The U.S. urban real estate market continues to be among the most active and lucrative investment opportunities for non-U.S. investors due to the strong rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic and the continued migration of businesses into urban areas.  With the significant potential of urban real estate, comes a highly competitive and localized investment environment. It is critical to have a comprehensive understanding of local laws and customs, which requires the guidance of local counsel.  On Wednesday, July 28th at 11am PDT/ 2pm…
REGISTER HERE! Interested in doing business in India? Join Harris Bricken attorney Jonathan Bench (Seattle) and DSK Legal partner Saloni Mody (Mumbai), DSK Legal associate partners Jayesh Kothari (Mumbai) and Pranav Vyas (New Delhi) on Wednesday, July 7th at 10am PT/ 1pm ET as they discuss key legal considerations for U.S. and international companies interested in doing business in India. By attending this FREE webinar, Washington State lawyers will receive one (1) Law &…
Harris Bricken is pleased to announce attorney Hilary Bricken (2019-2021) is recognized as a Rising Star for the third consecutive year and attorneys Griffen Thorne and Jihee Ahn are recognized as Rising Stars for the first time in Super Lawyers’ 2021 Southern California issue. The Rising Stars list recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state. To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years of…
REGISTER TODAY At the level of individual transactions, the pandemic has had a significant impact on investor decision-making, but overall, the United States remains a fundamentally attractive real estate market. Today, low interest rates and taxes, a relatively stable U.S. economy, and the liquidity and transparency of the domestic real estate market have contributed to an acceleration of real estate activity – including record amounts of foreign investment. At the same time, given the complexity…
Chambers and Partners, a London-headquartered research company that publishes detailed rankings of the world’s leading law firms and lawyers, recently named Harris Bricken one of the top cannabis law firms in the United States and singled out two of our cannabis business lawyers for special recognition. Harris Bricken has once again been recognized by Chambers and Partners in its Chambers USA 2021 Guide. Chambers and Partners assesses law firms on criteria including: Technical legal…
Globalization has taught businesspeople many things, including the importance of protecting their intellectual property in the markets in which they operate (or are planning to operate). For brand owners, intellectual property of course includes trademarks, and over the past few decades many companies have learned to their dismay that their trademarks have been registered in overseas markets by third parties that are using the trademarks themselves or simply squatting on them, waiting for the global…
Join Harris Bricken Mexico attorney, Adrián Cisneros Aguilar, as he discusses Mexico’s new government database containing all mobile user’s comprehensive sensitive and personal data, its real implications for foreign and domestic organizations and individuals, and what you can do about it before the May 31st deadline. The deadline is quickly approaching. Contact us if you want to act now!       The post Mexican Mobile Users Database (PANAUT): A Mini-Webinar appeared first on…
In 1624, the Dutch West India Company established the settlement of New Amsterdam at the southern tip of the island known as Manhattan. Pretty much since then, investors from all over the world have flocked to The City That Never Sleeps, singing: Start spreading the news I’m leaving today I want to be a part of it New York, New York As we wrote last month, the U.S. has for a long time been…
It is not uncommon to receive a call from a prospective client requesting assistance when they are owed money from a company that has just filed bankruptcy. While there are many factors to evaluate, one of the core issues is how to make a claim in bankruptcy. Whether you are owed $1 or $1,000,000,000, the general claims process is the same. And those creditors who do not timely make a claim, are forever barred from…