News Archives - 2021

Partner Donald Pepperman Quoted by Law360 on Apple’s Mixed Trial Victory Over Epic Games

Donald Pepperman was quoted by Law360 in a September 13, 2021 story about Apple’s mixed victory over Epic Games…

Partner Keri Axel Quoted on Defense Strategy In Elizabeth Holmes Trial

White Collar Partner Keri Curtis Axel was quoted by TheWrap about Elizabeth Holmes’ possible domestic abuse defense in her…

Partner Donald Pepperman Quoted by Law360 on Apple’s $100 million Settlement with App Developers

Donald Pepperman was quoted by Law360 in an August 30, 2021 story about Apple’s $100 million settlement saying the deal…

Partner Brian Klein Named One of the Nation’s Top 4 Fintech Lawyers by Law360

Partner Brian Klein has been selected again as a Law360 MVP in Fintech. Nationally, only three to six attorneys per…

Partner Keri Axel Quoted by Law360 on College Admission Scandal Trial Strategy

The “challenge for the government is that Singer is the most involved in the scheme rather than a small player…

Partner Brian Klein Chairs ABA Blockchain & Digital Currency Sept. 15 National Institute (Virtual)

Partner Brian Klein chairs the ABA’s virtual Blockchain & Digital Currency National Institute on September 15 and is participating on…

Melissa Meister Named to Best Lawyers in America (2022) for Criminal Defense: White Collar

Experienced trial and appellate lawyer Melissa Meister has been named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2022 for Criminal Defense:…

Partner Ryan Baker Quoted in Law.com about Courts Pushing Civil Cases to Settle Due to…

In a Law.com article on July 30, 2021, Co-Managing Partner Ryan Baker said, “It absolutely is the case that,…

Partner Brian Klein Quoted in CNN Article about why Trump CFO Allen Weisselberg might Cooperate…

In a CNN article on July 9, 2021, Brian Klein, a former federal prosecutor who represents individuals accused of high-profile…

Ryan G. Baker Elected to Anti-Defamation League’s Los Angeles Regional Executive Committee

On July 8, 2021, Ryan G. Baker was elected to the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL’s) Los Angeles Regional Executive Committee

Donald Pepperman Quoted by Law360 on Video Games as New Antitrust Target

Donald Pepperman was quoted by Law360 in a June 1st article about video games as an antitrust target. “I…

Partner Scott Malzahn Quoted by Law360 on Car-Share Rental Turf Wars…

"The challenge is, whenever a company’s trying to make a rollout on a national basis and encountering these patchwork laws…

Partner Don Pepperman Quoted About FTC Gearing Up for Aggressive Oversight of Mergers – Compliance…

Partner Don Pepperman was quoted about the Federal Trade Commission planning for aggressive oversight of antitrust and M&A.

Partners Ryan Baker and Teresa Huggins Score Complete Victory in a Two-Day Arbitration, Validating Electronically…

Confirming the enforceability of its clients’ electronically executed end-user agreements, Partners Ryan Baker and Teresa Huggins achieved a complete victory…

Partner Ryan Baker Quoted About Confidentiality Requests in Data Breach Notifications – Legaltech News

Ryan Baker was quoted in a Legaltech News April 7th story about retailer FatFace asking affected customers in a ransomware…

Waymaker Wins Motion To Dismiss First Crypto Antitrust Case

A Southern District of Florida judge agreed with Partners Brian Klein and Donald Pepperman’s request to throw the case out…

Partner Brian Klein Quoted in New York Times story about Teenage Twitter Hacker Pleading Guilty

In the New York Times article on March 16, Brian Klein, who represents people accused of high-profile hacking crimes, said,…

CA Supreme Court to Consider anti-SLAPP Framework in Geiser v. Kuhns – Daily Journal

Ryan Baker, Scott Malzahn and Chloe George see an opportunity for the Court to “clearly distinguish between the first and…

Partner Keri Curtis Axel Discusses Market Manipulation and What Regulators Are Looking into With GameStop…

Keri Curtis Axel commented in video with the Wall Street Journal on February 19th about market manipulation as it relates…

Law Firm Names Are Getting More Interesting - Law.com’s Mid-Market Report

With the vast majority of U.S. states now permitting law firms to use trade names as their official moniker, leaders…

Ryan Baker Talks Entertainment Industry Contracts with Variety

Ryan Baker was quoted a Variety article on February 4th about actor Armie Hammer and the potential downfall of his…

LA firm Baker Marquart rebrand as Waymaker - Daily Journal

The firm was featured in the Daily Journal on January 27, 2021 after it was announced that the firm changed…

Can Parler, Or Its Amazon Suit, Survive? - Law360

Parler says its return to the web is “inevitable” despite Amazon‘s pulling the platform’s plug for its alleged role…

Baker Marquart is now Waymaker

LOS ANGELES – January 25, 2021 – Since 2006, the Baker Marquart law firm has built a national reputation…

Waymaker Obtains Preliminary Injunction Protecting Cosmetic Implant Trade Secrets, Trademark

On January 20, 2021, Waymaker obtained a preliminary injunction preventing Texas urologist Dr. Robert Cornell and others from using a…

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