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Appointment to Judicial Advisory Committee – Janice Brown

Janice Brown has been appointed to Senator Boxer’s judicial advisory committee. The advisory committee is responsible for making recommendations to the Senators for positions of U.S. District Court Judge, U.S. Attorney, and U.S. Marshal. Janice is honored and excited to participate.

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NAMWOLF – Appointment to Governance Standing Committee

Ms. Brown has been selected by the National Women Minority Women Owned Law Firm (NAMWOLF) to serve on the NAMWOLF Governance Standing Committee. The committee evaluates the structure of NAMWOLF’s governance, bylaws, membership and affiliations and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors.

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NAMWOLF – Appointment to Membership Outreach Standing Committee

Brown Law Group partner Stacy Fode has been selected by the National Women Minority Owned Law Firm (NAMWOLF) to serve on the NAMWOLF Membership Outreach Standing Committee. The committee is responsible for exploring ways for NAMWOLF to bring advantage and opportunities to the Law Firm Membership.

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NAMWOLF Quarterly Newsletter

January 2009 – April 2009 Brown Law Group is proud to announce its participation with the National Association of Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) as Newsletter Editor. Partner Stacy Fode edits and publishes the quarterly newsletter that includes law updates, public interest stories, and articles submitted by NAMWOLF members. Please take some time to read […]

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Commercial Lease Terms Worth Understanding

Commercial leases are lengthy legal documents usually prepared by the party that has the most leverage in the transaction. Typically that party is the landlord, though tenants occupying substantial space sometimes dictate the terms of their lease. However, the landlord often presents a form lease to the average commercial space tenant, which is scanned and […]

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Fode Named Partner at Brown Law Group

Brown Law Group announced that Stacy L. Fode has been named a partner in the firm. Fode, who specializes in business litigation and employment law has worked with Brown Law Group since its formation in 2003. According to Janice Brown, founder and CEO of Brown Law Group, Fode has earned the respect of clients for […]

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Brown Law Group latest sponsor of Chairman’s RoundTable

Brown Law Group recently became a sustaining sponsor of the Chairman’s RoundTable (CRT), a nonprofit volunteer organization that provides San Diego companies with advice on how to manage and grow their businesses through a well-defined mentoring program. Irving Hughes also became a sponsor. "The CRT is sponsored by some of the most respected services firms […]

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The $500,000 Question

No investment is a sure thing. But as every good business owner knows, without risk there’s no reward. If you had $500,000 to invest, what would you do with it? Would you make a personal investment or put it back into your business? How would make sure you get the most out of your money?

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Female Law Firm’s New Direction: Expand North and Hire Men

Janice P. Brown, owner and founder of the Brown Law Group in downtown San Diego, is always looking for that next rung. It’s just her nature. "I think that I’m on top of the mountain, and I look up and see the whole mountain range ahead of me," she observed. "I am constantly seeking improvement." […]

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Staying on Top of Business Law

The human resources department of a mid-sized corporation believes it has a handle on all the quirks and intricacies of employment law. It posts employee information on its bulletin boards, has employees read and sign employee handbooks, provides introductory orientation. It covers its bases, or so it believes, until the lawsuit materializes. It could have […]

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