BFV Adds Bankruptcy Attorney, Thomas E. Austin, Jr.
Four BFV Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2016
For another consecutive year, Benjamin Fink, Ken Winkler and Charles Van Horn have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2016. In addition, Jeffrey Berman was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in American 2016. BFV attorneys were recognized for their work in Commercial Litigation; Litigation: Labor and Employment; and Mergers and Acquisitions.
Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
L-R: Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, BFV Shareholder Benjamin Fink
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BFV Authors “Mobile Devices in the Workplace: Protecting Trade Secrets and Confidential Information”
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BFV named to List of “50 Law Firms for your Business Needs in Atlanta”
BFV selected for exceptional legal counsel in Business Litigation and Business Corporate, as well as for its Super Lawyers, Bill Piercy, Charles Van Horn and Neal Weinrich’s, work in these areas.
BFV Featured in Attorney at Law magazine
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Are your Operations Compliant with the Fair Housing Act?
In Hotel Business Magazine, Neal Weinrich offers simple steps owners and operators can take to avoid liability.
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What is a Trade Secret?
An Important Alert for Georgia Employers
Berman Fink Van Horn attorneys had another fun and triumphant year at the Kaiser Permanent Run/Walk, receiving the CEO award for “Male CEO 29 and under Full-Time Employees 19:57.”
Berman Fink Van Horn is proud to be one of four law firms recognized for “100% Alumni Participation” of Emory @ Work (2015).
Court awards more than $1.2 million to BFV client, a national surgical center, in dispute against a medical company for non-performance. Congratulations Charles Van Horn and team.
Congratulations to Benjamin Fink for being elected as a member of the Emory Law School Alumni Board. Also, Ben is a recipient of the Atlanta Bar Association’s Distinguished Service Award for demonstrating outstanding service as chair of the labor and employment law section. Ben helped conceive an anniversary event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the landmark 1964 Civil Rights bill.
BFV Attorneys Speaking Around Town:
On December 4th, Benjamin Fink will participate on a Georgia State Bar panel, “Restrictive Covenants: Trends in Georgia and Beyond” at the 45th Annual Labor and Employment Law Institute. Ben recently participated on a panel to provide an update on “State and Federal Non-Compete and Trade Secret Legislation” at the 2015 AIPLA Trade Secret Law Summit.
Neal Weinrich presented at the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Trade Secrets Summit in Boston. His presentation was titled “Making Smarter Trade Secret Decisions by Assessing the Overall IP Portfolio, Economic Value and Enforcement and Damage Strategies – Damage Strategies from Outside Counsel’s Perspective.”
Benjamin Fink participated on a panel to provide an update on “State and Federal Non-Compete and Trade Secret Legislation” at the 2015 AIPLA Trade Secret Law Summit in Boston.
Kenneth Winkler was a guest speaker at the Disability Management Employer Coalition GA/Atlanta Chapter meeting. He co-presented “Legal and Legislative Update,” including trends in disability, leave and discrimination laws and proposed legislation and regulations.
Neal Weinrich was a guest attorney/lecturer at a Contract Drafting class at Emory University School of Law. Neal led a discussion on drafting non-competes and other restrictive covenants. He also addressed other contractual issues that arise when employees leave companies and ways companies can protect confidential information from theft. Recently, Neal also presented “Unfair Competition 101: A Primer for Business Owners and Employees” at the Tulane Atlanta Alumni Association Business Breakfast in Atlanta.
Charles Van Horn presented “Turning Bad Debt Into Meaningful Recovery” at the Community Bankers Association of Georgia headquarters in Atlanta.
Berman Fink Van Horn is proud to support our community, including Paideia Golf Classic, Rally Foundation for childhood cancer research, the Georgia Hotel & Lodging Association’s Hospitality Open Golf Tournament, the Villanova University’s 11th Annual Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Golf Outing and Dinner, The Sam P. Alterman Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the Jewish National Fund, Brotherhood SisterSol annual benefit to highlight youth and life changing programming, Twin Lakes Swim Team, Share our Strength’s Taste of the Nation No Kid Go Hungry and The Atlanta Speech School Gala.
Hot off the Press! Berman Fink Van Horn attorneys Benjamin Fink and Neal Weinrich have co-authored the chapter on Restrictive Covenant Litigation in “Georgia Business Litigation” (published by Daily Reports Book/ALM Media).