Tag Archives: Tech coast

Tech Coast v. Silicon Valley

Attorneys serving high-technology industry clients may soon find as much or even more opportunity in Southern California as now exists in the Bay Area. The Southland now rivals Northern California's Silicon Valley in the number of technology jobs including electronics, computer hardware and software, aerospace, telecommunications, biotechnology, and new media. And now, Southern California is…
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From White Shoe To Sneakers

The answer to the question, "What shall I wear to work today?" used to be a no-brainer for most lawyers. The male attorney simply had to decide which of his dark suits, dress shirts, and ties he felt like wearing. For the female attorney, it was a skirt or pantsuit, blouse, stockings and pumps. But,…
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California Livin’

There is more to California than Hollywood, Disneyland, and the beach. If you are considering relocating to the Golden State, the following is a thumbnail sketch of the economy, demographics, environment, culture, and lifestyle. Economy California came out of the recession later than the rest of the country, but now is going strong. The state's…
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Getting a Piece of the Action

Much of the excitement of working for a high-tech start-up company lies in the possibility of hitting the jackpot when cashing in those stock options. For lawyers churning out billable hours, the attraction of that pay-off is proving irresistible. As a result, many law firms which represent emerging companies run the risk of losing their…
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