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Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Jeff Brown March 7, 2018
Roaring Brüllender Tiger

A California resident was recently denied a Conditional Use Permit to keep as many as five tigers on her property outside of Malibu. READ MORE

Litigate or arbitrate: Does it matter?

Jeff Brown November 17, 2015

Jeff Brown of our LA office and David Dick of our St. Louis office discuss the strategic use of mediation, litigation, and arbitration provisions. READ MORE

Drone users to lawmakers: ‘Should I stay or should I go?’

Mitchell Stein September 21, 2015

Real estate brokers, agricultural entities and utilities among others have increasingly used drones to photograph, monitor, or inspect properties, with new applications and hardware enhancements being introduced continuously. Clarity regarding just where and at what altitude these drones can operate is a goal easily stated, but as Governor Brown just demonstrated, it is a goal not easily achieved. READ MORE

Marketing real estate with drones: When can we take to the skies?

Mitchell Stein August 4, 2015

More and more real estate marketing professionals are utilizing drones to capture dramatic footage of properties listed for sale. In the pre-drone days, brokers needed helicopters — and a big budget. READ MORE