October 2020 Issue
Tickets and Sponsorships
President's Message

By Lori Werderitch, Esq., Greenberg Glusker, LLP

It is with great excitement that the Century City Bar Association approaches its 52nd Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony on October 22, 2020 – the first VIRTUAL banquet in its history!  The Board of Governors has been hard at work in its preparations to honor 2020’s Lawyers of the Year:

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Interview with CCBA Entertainment Lawyer of the Year

Lee S. Brenner, Esq., Venable LLP

Lee Brenner, 2020 Entertainment Lawyer of the Year and chair of Venable’s Entertainment and Media Litigation Group, discusses his practice, his commitment to defending First Amendment principles, and his passion for trial.
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Catching Liars:  The Research-Based Techniques

By Phillip Maltin, Esq,, Raines Feldman LLP

People want to catch liars.  In fact, some professions put a premium on that skill:  law enforcement, insurance, human resources, and law.  For lawyers, the ability to expose deceit helps in case selection, deposition, and trial.  To learn the skill, many lawyers look to the “science” of body language.  However, body language is a field packed with pseudo-science, some of which is unintentionally amusing.

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A Lawsuit Pandemic? The Oncoming Waves of Coronavirus Litigation

By Nicole Clark, Esq., Trellis Research

The past two decades have shown us that catastrophes and economic downturns can unleash tidal waves of lawsuits​. After the attacks on September 11th, we witnessed a flood of filings that tested the limits of real estate insurance and health coverage policies for businesses and first responders at Ground Zero.

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Lori L. Werderitch
President Elect 
Nina Hong
Vice President
Brett Taylor 
Joanna MacMillan
Camilla Chan
Fay Arfa
Ashley Bowman
Camilla Chan
Kevin Cole
Rachelle Cohen
Dorie Choderker
Robert Freund
Nina Hong
Duane Kumagai
Joanna MacMillan
Lucas Messenger
Stefan O’Grady

Lina Perez

Rick Ross

Mark Sedlander 

Michael Seiden

Brett Taylor

Lori Werderitch

Daniel Zar

Jason Tokoro
Century City Lawyer Editor-in-chief 
 Brett Taylor
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Los Angeles, CA 90024
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