Matthew McNicholas Speaks on the Uncertainty of Phone Privacy on KGO Radio Interview

Jul
25, 2016

Partner Matthew McNicholas was featured on Ethan Bearman’s KGO radio talk show to discuss the legality of recording phone calls without the consent of both speakers. The issue gained increased attention when rapper Kanye West released a recording of a phone conversation with singer Taylor Swift, supposedly recorded without her knowledge. “In California, the law [Read More]

Partner Matthew McNicholas was featured on Ethan Bearman’s KGO radio talk show to discuss the legality of recording phone calls… [Read More]

Matthew McNicholas Selected as 2016 Top Labor & Employment Lawyer by the Daily Journal

Jul
25, 2016

Daily Journal recognizes Partner Matthew McNicholas as one of 75 attorneys to be featured as a Top Labor and Employment Lawyer in California for his work representing police officers who have faced retaliation after blowing the whistle on inappropriate conduct in the department. In the last two years alone, Matt has won more than $20 [Read More]

Daily Journal recognizes Partner Matthew McNicholas as one of 75 attorneys to be featured as a Top Labor and Employment… [Read More]

LA Firefighters Blow the Whistle on Unsafe Buildings

Jul
18, 2016

Multiple firefighters from Fire Prevention Bureau (the Bureau that is responsible for all LAFD inspections in the City of Los Angeles) at the Los Angeles Fire Department have stepped forward to claim that many building fire inspections have been performed by untrained inspectors that were specifically directed to rush through inspections.  The complaining firefighters informed [Read More]

Multiple firefighters from Fire Prevention Bureau (the Bureau that is responsible for all LAFD inspections in the City of Los… [Read More]

Patrick McNicholas Selected as a Finalist for Los Angeles Business Journal’s Corporate Leadership Excellence Award

Jun
30, 2016

Partner Patrick McNicholas was selected as a finalist for Los Angeles Business Journal’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Award. He is recognized in the category of Corporate Leadership Excellence for his work with Urban Compass. In 2004, Patrick and his close friend Don Morgan founded Urban Compass, an organization which provides a safe environment to nurture [Read More]

Partner Patrick McNicholas was selected as a finalist for Los Angeles Business Journal’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Award. He is… [Read More]

Matthew McNicholas Discusses the Supreme Court’s Ruling Involving Affirmative Action

Jun
24, 2016

Partner Matthew McNicholas discussed the Supreme Court’s ruling involving affirmative action on the KGO radio talk show, hosted by Ethan Bearman. Matthew pointed out that Justice Antonin Scalia’s recent death and Elena Kagan’s recusal may have affected the decision. In a 4-3 ruling, the Supreme Court upheld the University of Texas’ affirmative action program. “There [Read More]

Partner Matthew McNicholas discussed the Supreme Court’s ruling involving affirmative action on the KGO radio talk show, hosted by Ethan… [Read More]

Three Cases Listed in The Recorder’s Top Settlements of 2015

Jun
3, 2016

In a record-breaking year, three of Partner Matthew McNicholas’ cases were selected for inclusion on the 2015 list of “California’s Million Dollar Verdicts” including a premise liability settlement for $10 million and two employment settlements for $1.1 and $1.5 million. All three settlements all made The Recorder’s list of the highest settlements in California in [Read More]

In a record-breaking year, three of Partner Matthew McNicholas’ cases were selected for inclusion on the 2015 list of “California’s… [Read More]

Matthew McNicholas Discusses Social Media Use at Work on KGO Radio Interview

Jun
3, 2016

Partner Matthew McNicholas explains employee rights when it comes to social media use at work on the KGO talk show, hosted by Ethan Bearman. “State law prevents employers from requiring you to give them your social media passwords, but if you save your passwords on their equipment, they can take the equipment back and access [Read More]

Partner Matthew McNicholas explains employee rights when it comes to social media use at work on the KGO talk show,… [Read More]

Matthew McNicholas Discusses Talc Safety and Lawsuits on Ethan Bearman Show

May
6, 2016

With more than 1,200 lawsuits pending, Johnson & Johnson has already been ordered to pay $127 million to two women who developed ovarian cancer after using the company’s baby powder. Partner Matthew McNicholas was interviewed on Ethan Bearman’s talk radio show regarding the verdict, as well as Johnson & Johnson’s recall of several products, which [Read More]

With more than 1,200 lawsuits pending, Johnson & Johnson has already been ordered to pay $127 million to two women… [Read More]

Urban Compass Celebrates “A Night of Wonder”

Apr
28, 2016

On April 27, McNicholas & McNicholas sponsored Urban Compass’ annual Spring fundraiser “A Night of Wonder,” at the Los Angeles River Center & Gardens. The event honored Thomas Miller of Centext, a leader in legal support services and one of gala’s sponsors. Through the generous donation and continued support of sponsors and the Los Angeles [Read More]

On April 27, McNicholas & McNicholas sponsored Urban Compass’ annual Spring fundraiser “A Night of Wonder,” at the Los Angeles… [Read More]

McNicholas & McNicholas Named as Attorney at Law’s Firm of the Month

Apr
19, 2016

Attorney at Law magazine features family-owned  McNicholas & McNicholas as law firm of the month. The article “Three Generations Building Trust” highlights the firm’s impeccable legal reputation and community service record. “We’ve developed a winning reputation through our case results,” said Partner Patrick McNicholas. “When you look at the civil and legal process as being [Read More]

Attorney at Law magazine features family-owned  McNicholas & McNicholas as law firm of the month. The article “Three Generations Building… [Read More]