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AAJ’s Trial Magazine Highlights Elise Sanguinetti

September 28, 2020 | News & Events

AAJ’s Trial magazine ran an article highlighting Elise Sanguinetti’s work to end housing discrimination in homeowner’s agreements. Ms. Sanguinetti noticed seriously racist language from the Jim Crow era in countless homeowner agreements dating back sixty and seventy years. Due to the difficult bureaucratic process and red tape, the language has often been left in these… Read more

Partners Author Article on Law Firm Technology

September 15, 2020 | News & Events

Name partners Mike Arias and Alfredo Torrijos co-authored an article for The Advocate (the largest magazine in the United States for plaintiffs’ trial attorneys) titled “The new reality of law-firm technology.” This article examines how 2020 has radically changed the way law firms are implementing technology. These changes include how technology is implemented within the… Read more

Mass Action Alleges Lime Scooters Are Poorly Maintained and Manufactured Injuring People Nationwide

August 19, 2020 | News & Events

San Francisco, CA – August 19, 2020 – A mass action lawsuit was filed against Neutron Holdings, Inc. (aka Lime) in San Francisco Superior Court today alleging the company deploys poorly manufactured scooters throughout the nation and purposefully fails to properly maintain those same scooters. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lime claims to offer “Smart Mobility… Read more

California 2nd District Court of Appeal Rules in Favor of Arias Sanguinetti Wang & Torrijos Client

August 13, 2020 | News & Events

Los Angeles, CA – August 13, 2020 – Today, the California 2nd District Court of Appeal, Division Three, ruled in favor of a woman who had been sexually harassed by her former supervisor and wrongfully terminated by her employer Fidelity National Financial, Inc. Soledad Albarracin was an employee of Fidelity National Financial’s legal department in… Read more

American Association for Justice Names Award After Elise Sanguinetti

August 10, 2020 | News & Events

AAJ chose to honor its Past-President and ASWT Co-Founding Partner Elise Sanguinetti by creating the Elise R. Sanguinetti Award which is given by the New Lawyer’s Division (NLD) and recognizes the qualities of professionalism, service, and advocacy, all of which Ms. Sanguinetti continues to exemplify. Ms. Sanguinetti was sent the following message when AAJ chose… Read more

Daily Journal Spotlights Elise Sanguinetti’s Quest to Erase Jim Crow-Era Language Embedded in Homeowner’s Agreements

June 15, 2020 | News & Events

Elise Sanguinetti was featured on the cover of the Daily Journal in an article that highlighted her quest to eradicate racist, Jim Crow-era language from homeowner’s agreements throughout California. Horrible, racist language appears in thousands upon thousands of agreements throughout California. For example, a homeowner’s agreement dated from 1948 has a very interesting portion in the… Read more