To stay in business is hard. To succeed is even harder. The challenges, demands and forces that businesses contend with are many – from competition, employees and investors to bankers, regulators and market forces. We’re here to help you navigate your way.
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Greenberg & Bass attorneys possess the skills necessary to navigate the bankruptcy process resulting in successful Chapter 11 plan confirmation.Jim and Loraine DeFrank
David’s work always prioritized business aspects of our projects first, followed by a thorough legal review, which resulted in an excellent, comprehensive business and legal review with no lag time to meet deadline.Ronald Iswono
I am extremely confident with the legal advice I receive and am very happy to be a part of the Greenberg & Bass family!Doug Baker
David Adelman is a top-notch lawyer with high ethics and professionalism. I definitely look forward to working with him on future opportunities and recommend his work to any potential client.Ronald Iswono
I am very confident that whatever legal issue I am dealing with, it will be handled in a very efficient, professional manner and I will always have the best possible results.Philip Knowles
When we need advice from related legal arenas (e.g., intellectual property), attorneys from G&B help guide us. We have built a bond of trust and are confident our legal matters are in the best possible hands.Sallie Matthews, VPBSC Management
David Adelman is definitely our ‘go-to guy’ for real estate work. We would recommend him without hesitation to any of our friends or clients.Mitchell K. Spitz
For more than 15 years, Jim Felton has been my most trusted advisor in purchases and sales of companies, property acquisitions, and many other business and personal matters.Philip Knowles
Of Jim Felton it can be said: other lawyers may be as good, but none are better.Leon J. Owens, PresidentM.A.R.S. Inc.
We find G&B to be capable, consistent in quality, seasoned, supportive and cost-effective.Leon J. Owens, PresidentM.A.R.S. Inc.
August 18, 2013 By Douglas M. Neistat
Judicially appointed receivers are a bit like crazy glue. Once adhered, they can be awfully Continue Reading …
April 25, 2013 By Greenberg & Bass
Owing more than $10 million in back taxes, singer Dionne Warwick, a regular at the top of the Continue Reading …
G&B is a recognized leader in the area of insolvency, bankruptcy, preference defense and out-of-court workouts. The firm represents secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, financial institutions, asset-based lenders, bankruptcy and creditors’ committees, bankruptcy trustees and purchasers of financially distressed businesses.
August 18, 2013 By Douglas M. Neistat
Judicially appointed receivers are a bit like crazy glue. Once adhered, they can be awfully difficult to unstick. It is possible, however, based on powers authorized by the U.S. Bankruptcy Code (“the Code”). The powers of a receiver appointed under California law are quite broad. They are almost unlimited based on the court’s ability to Continue Reading …
May 20, 2013 By James R. Felton
So, imagine that you’re doing business in California and you’ve provided product to another company. You’ve been paid for some of that product and you’ve received money from that company, and then that company files bankruptcy. Perhaps in that instance, you didn’t get paid all that you were owed. You might be owed another $40,000 Continue Reading …
May 15, 2013 By James R. Felton
Hi, I’m Jim Felton, and I’m the managing partner here at Greenberg and Bass. We are a full service business law firm in Encino, with a particular emphasis on bankruptcy and business litigation matters. Much of what we do in the bankruptcy arena are filing chapter elevens for businesses. Chapter Eleven is a way for Continue Reading …
From dispute resolution and negotiated settlements, to trial representation and appeals, G&B represents businesses and individuals in all types of commercial disputes, including fraud, lender liability, securities, shareholder disputes, contracts, Uniform Commercial Code matters, and franchise, probate, real estate, bankruptcy and insolvency issues.
May 17, 2013 By James R. Felton
Many people think that litigation is about winning and losing, and for some, that’s what it is about. But to me, litigation is about creating a result for a client that that client needs and wants. I’ll give you an example. I represented a client that sold many of her websites to a large entity. Continue Reading …
April 16, 2013 By James R. Felton
So, imagine that you’re in college and you have a great idea with your roommate to start a business. You don’t really have enough money to do all the legal documentation that you could do or should do, but you start it and it’s a great idea. For years things go great. The business thrives. Continue Reading …
January 19, 2012 By John R. Yates
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is currently under vigorous debate in Congress and may be headed for passage in 2012. SOPA permits a trademark or copyright owner to send a notification of alleged infringement of its intellectual property right(s) on a web site to an “Internet Advertising Service” or “Payment Network Provider” which are Continue Reading …
G&B provides expertise in the emerging area of green building and sustainability law. The firm’s extensive experience in real estate, commercial development and finance has expanded to include green building, design, construction, leasing, contracts, financing, insurance and risk management issues for businesses focused on sustainable growth.
September 4, 2012 By Greenberg & Bass
“A business can do well by also doing good” is a concept that has existed for decades. New California laws are making the concept a reality for entrepreneurs seeking a business structure that supports traditional for-profit elements and promotes the public benefits of a nonprofit. David Adelman collaborated with The Law Firm for Nonprofits to Continue Reading …
August 10, 2012 By Greenberg & Bass
Greenberg & Bass partner David Adelman was selected as Attorney Trusted Advisor of the Year at the recently held Trusted Advisors Awards sponsored by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. Mr. Adelman was nominated for the Trusted Advisor Award by one of his long-time clients. In his nomination submission, the client stated, “Working with an attorney who Continue Reading …
March 22, 2012 By Greenberg & Bass
David Adelman, Chair of VICA (Valley Industry and Commerce Association) joined Mayor Villaraigosa and other local officials at a press conference on Wednesday, March 21 to urge Congress to pass a transportation bill that would sped up the construction of several Los Angeles County highway and rail projects. A provision in the legislation would allow local Continue Reading …