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ADC Webinar: COVID-19: Where We Are and Where We Are Heading

The most important issue on the minds of managing partners and HR professionals is when and how we reopen our law offices. We have rapidly learned how to operate remotely, but business has to reopen.

This webinar, hosted by Edward

DAR Wins Appeal in Landslide Case – Clarifies Right to Discovery to Oppose Summary Judgment

Jim Weixel of DAR’s San Francisco office recently scored a reversal of a summary judgment entered against the firm’s clients, two homeowners who had lost their home in a landslide.  One defendant, a church located across a stream from the …

Understanding New Juror Trends and Underlying Attitudes in the Time of COVID-19

Partner Edward Tugade will host another webinar on May 13, 2020.  The COVID-19 pandemic has caused substantial upheaval at every level of society, the legal system included. But not all of this disruption will be visible; it is likely that …

DAR Partner to Host Webinar on COVID19

Partner, Edward Tugade, as Director and Chairperson of the Association of Defense Counsel, will host a webinar, featuring Dr. Michele Carbone, a professor of pathology and the Director of Thoracic Oncology at the University of Hawaii Cancer Center.  He …

Judgment of Dismissal Affirmed on Appeal – Overturns $1 Million Default

In Aguilera v. Cruz and Farley, DAR’s team of John Brydon, Edward Tugade, Lisa Pan and Jim Weixel secured a dismissal after Plaintiff entered a default against our clients for $1.034 million and successfully defended the dismissal on appeal.   

Defendant …

DAR Scores Summary Judgment for Insureds in Landlord-Tenant Dispute

Jim Weixel, attorney at Demler’s San Francisco office, successfully obtained summary judgment for the firm’s clients in a landlord-tenant dispute arising out of a September 2017 water leak in their Walnut Creek apartment. The clients were on vacation when …

DAR Hosts MCLE Event on Cellphone Forensics in Discovery

On November 4th, Jim Weixel of Demler’s San Francisco office will host a lunchtime MCLE event on methods of conducting forensic investigations and discovery of data stored in cellphones and other devices. The program will be presented by …

Brian Buddell to Moderate Distinguished Panel on What the Civil Court Judges Want You to Know to be a Better Advocate

Partner BRIAN H. BUDDELL will be moderating The Judges Speak: Civil Court Litigation Do’s and Don’ts in San Francisco on October 25, 2019.  The featured speakers will be eight local judges.  Attendees will receive 6 hours of CLE credit, including …

Derek Lim appointed Chair of the American Bar Association’s Commercial Transportation and Litigation Committee

Demler, Armstrong & Rowland is pleased to announce that Northern California partner, Derek Lim, has been appointed Chair of the American Bar Association’s Commercial Transportation and Litigation Committee for the 2019-2020 term.   Mr. Lim is a leader in the firm’s …

U.S. Supreme Court Issues a Blow to the Bare Metal/ Component Parts Defense

Partner Edward Tugade published on the Bare Metal Defense

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