Founded by two attorneys in 1975, Shartsis Friese LLP now comprises fifty-four attorneys who bring a superior record of academic, professional and civic achievement in a wide variety of practice areas. Our attorneys take special care to understand their clients' businesses, allowing them to offer innovative and pragmatic solutions to clients' legal issues. The Firm has controlled its steady growth over the years through its stringent associate selection process, which assures the consistently superior quality of the attorneys. The Firm prides itself on combining the sophistication and expertise of a large firm with the responsiveness to clients and reasonable cost of a smaller firm.
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U.S. Federal Litigation Activity
Highest number of cases by Shartsis Friese LLP:
Intellectual Property (11 cases in past two years)
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CFTC Announces New Approach for Delegation by Commodity Pool Operators
June 11, 2014
On May 12, 2014, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC”) announced a standardized, streamlined approach for no-action requests relating to delegation of commodity pool operator (“CPO”) activities by an unregistered CPO to a registered CPO. Delegation typically...
Rule 506 “Bad Actor” Disqualification from 506 Safe Harbor
October 1, 2013
On July 10, 2013, the SEC adopted rules prohibiting the use of Rule 506 of Regulation D (“Rule 506”) for any securities offering involving certain “bad actors” (the “Rule”). We addressed the Rule in our letter dated August 2, 2013. This letter...