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Stone | Dean is a Los Angeles law firm dedicated to solving problems. We offer a full-range of legal and business services to California entrepreneurs, employers, retail stores, grocery chains, transportation companies, insurance professionals, security guards, and law enforcement. We serve clients facing a wide-array of issues involving business planning and formation, business litigation, trust and probate litigation, employment counseling and litigation, insurance analysis and coverage litigation, transportation and logistics, and security and premises issues. Read More

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Stone | Dean Partner, Gregg S. Garfinkel, recently presented a two hour seminar to the California Moving & Storage Association on the enforcement of warehouseman’s liens under California Commercial Code Section 7210.   The program, which was attended by 65 of California’s finest movers and warehousemen, focused on the proper use, and potential pitfalls, of California’s …

The U.S. Solicitor General has recommended that the U.S. Supreme Court deny review of an important case impacting the application of AB5 to California’s trucking industry.  In it’s Supreme Court brief, the Solicitor General urged that the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit “correctly determined that petitioners were unlikely to succeed” in …

In addition to being one of the nation’s foremost experts on transportation law, Stone | Dean partner Gregg S. Garfinkel is an avid saltwater fisherman. For many years, he has preached (and practiced) the importance of practicing “catch and release” when fishing for many species, including California’s own, Calico Bass. He, along with his two …

Stone | Dean is pleased to announce that its highly acclaimed newsletter, At Issue, is now available on the firm website HERE.  Our newsletter is comprised completely of original articles authored by members of our firm. Should you wish to be added our distribution list, please subscribe HERE. Thank you and enjoy.

A 55 year old Manhattan man is suing his 82 year old mother for the loss of potentially valuable baseball cards.   The plaintiff (i.e., ungrateful son) says that the cards — a 1953 Topps Ralph Kiner and a 1953 Topps Satchel Paige — could be worth more than $25,000.   He further alleges that his mother bought …

Once again, Stone | Dean partnered with Villa Esperanza Services to bring holiday warmth and smiles to their students.   Organized by Kori Macksoud,  Stone | Dean employees filled the “Wish-Lists” of each student by purchasing books, stuffed animals, art kits, hats, puzzles, and toys. Thank you to everyone who participated.  Villa Esperanza Services is a …

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