Posts From July, 2014

Philip Toomey Analyzes the Partnership Breakup Between Charity Co-founders and Partners in the Los Angeles Business Journal

In the article, “Dispute Sinks Ocean Eco-Charity” published by the Los Angeles Business Journal, Partner Philip Toomey comments on the lawsuit concerning the Seathos Foundation, a charity organization whose mission was to spread awareness of the human impact on oceans. Co-founder Nick Behunin alleged that his fellow co-founder Michael Schwab, son of billionaire investor Charles R. Schwab, used their charity to advance his own business activity.

Schwab denied the allegations and filed several lawsuits…

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Philip Toomey Selected for Inclusion on 2014 Southern California Super Lawyers List

Partner Philip Toomey has been selected for inclusion on the 2014Southern California Super Lawyers list in recognition for his work in employment and labor law, as well as business and corporate law. Mr. Toomey has been named to the list since 2005.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from a wide range of practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased…

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