March 9, 2017
Alphabet Inc.’s subsidiary Waymo has accused Uber Technologies of stealing its "crown jewels": 14,000 proprietary and confidential files amounting to about 10 GB of data, including circuit board designs and technology used to develop a laser-scanning system that guides self-driving cars as part of Google’s autonomous vehicle project.
Among the claims alleged in the suit is a violation of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA), a new federal law enacted in May 2016. Although less than a year old, litigation concerning this act is likely to ramp up, particularly over the provision which allows for civil seizure of misappropriated trade secrets.
March 2, 2017
What is the best recipe for success when combating a Toxic Soup case? Minneapolis Partner Rick Morgan will moderate an esteemed panel at DRI Toxic Torts and Environmental Law Seminar to provide the tools necessary to craft a strong defense strategy to contest flimsy causation evidence and the reptile strategy, as well as the impact of the recently amended Toxic Substances Control Act and related EPA regulatory activity.
March 2, 2017
In practicing our commitment to diversity in the legal profession, Bowman and Brooke proudly serves as a sponsor for The Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association's 12th Annual Gala on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Minneapolis Associate Roxy Gonzalez served on the planning committee for this special event.
Bowman and Brooke is proud to announce that Los Angeles Managing Partner Mike Madokoro has been named a 2017 BTI Client Service All-Star by BTI Consulting Group. Client Service All-Stars were singled out for their “focus on client needs, thought leadership, business understanding, legal skills, good value for cost, and legal results.
February 15, 2017
Bowman and Brooke is proud to announce that Roshan Rajkumar, partner in the firm's Minneapolis office, has been selected as a 2017 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellow. He will join a class of more than 200 attorneys from around the country committed to creating a more diverse legal profession. Additionally, Associates Stephen Cho (Los Angeles) and Vernon Marsh (Miami) were both selected to the LCLD Pathfinders program.