Lieff Cabraser’s Melissa Gardner & Phong-Chau Nguyen Recognized as Outstanding Volunteers for 2017 Pro Bono Work

Lieff Cabraser’s Melissa Gardner & Phong-Chau Nguyen Recognized as Outstanding Volunteers for 2017 Pro Bono Work

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) has recognized Lieff Cabraser attorneys Melissa Gardner and Phong-Chau Nguyen as Outstanding Volunteers for their 2017 pro bono work with the Homeless Advocacy Project. [Read more…]

Justice & Diversity Center Recognizes Lieff Cabraser Associates as Outstanding Volunteers

Justice & Diversity Center Recognizes Lieff Cabraser Associates as Outstanding Volunteers

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) has recognized Lieff Cabraser associates Melissa Gardner and Phong-Chau Nguyen as Outstanding Volunteers for their 2016 pro bono work with the organization. The recognition includes their involvement with the JDC’s Homeless Advocacy Project. [Read more…]

JDC Selects Lieff Cabraser Associates as Outstanding Volunteers

JDC Selects Lieff Cabraser Associates as Outstanding Volunteers

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) has selected Lieff Cabraser associates Melissa Gardner and Phong-Chau Nguyen as Outstanding Volunteers for their work in 2015 with the organization, including their involvement with JDC’s Homeless Advocacy Project last summer. [Read more…]

FIFA Bribery Scandal & Potential For Private Lawsuits

FIFA Bribery Scandal & Potential For Private Lawsuits

On May 27, 2015, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York announced a 47-count indictment charging nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives with a vast, 24-year scheme to “enrich themselves through the corruption of international soccer.” Soccer officials solicited and received over $150 million in bribes from sports marketing companies in return for lucrative marketing rights — including television and radio broadcasting rights, advertising rights, sponsorship rights, licensing rights, hospitality rights, and ticketing rights — to FIFA events and matches.

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