JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® Announces 5th Edition of The HMA & Franchise Agreement Handbook
JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® Announces 5th Edition of The HMA & Franchise Agreement Handbook

JMBM · 24 Jan

The Global Hospitality Group® of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce publication of the 5th edition of The HMA & Franc

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Measure ULA Approved: New Transfer Tax on All Real Property Sales Over $5 Million in the City of Los Angeles

Measure ULA Approved: New Transfer Tax on All Real Property Sales Over $5 Million in the City of Los Angeles
By David Tabibian
JMBM · 14 Dec

Last month Los Angeles voters approved Measure ULA, imposing a new tax on all real property sales or transfers over $5 million. This will affect all

Measure ULA Approved: New Transfer Tax on All Real Property Sales Over $5 Million in the City of Los Angeles
Measure ULA Approved: New Transfer Tax on All Real Property Sales Over $5 Million in the City of Los Angeles

Hotel Law Blog · 10 Dec

ast month Los Angeles voters approved Measure ULA, imposing a new tax on all real property sales or transfers over $5 million. This will affect all p

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Hotel Lawyer: FinCEN Issues Final Rule for CTA’s Beneficial Owners Reporting Requirements

Hotel Lawyer: FinCEN Issues Final Rule for CTA’s Beneficial Owners Reporting Requirements
By Vince Farhat, Alan Azar
JMBM · 25 Nov

Effective January 1, 2024, companies will have to report their beneficial owners to the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcemen

Hotel Lawyer: FinCEN Issues Final Rule for CTA’s Beneficial Owners Reporting Requirements
Hotel Lawyer: FinCEN Issues Final Rule for CTA’s Beneficial Owners Reporting Requirements

Hotel Law Blog · 23 Nov

Effective January 1, 2024, companies will have to report their beneficial owners to the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcemen

Hotel Data Security Update: Hotels, Hotel Owners and Employee Personal Information
Hotel Data Security Update: Hotels, Hotel Owners and Employee Personal Information

Hotel Data Security Update: Hotels, Hotel Owners and Employee Personal Information
By Robert E. Braun
JMBM · 27 Oct

Hotel operators and owners have long been focused on the privacy of the personal information they collect from guests – because of the global nature

GHG Partner David Sudeck Recognized as a Real Estate/Construction Law Trailblazer
GHG Partner David Sudeck Recognized as a Real Estate/Construction Law Trailblazer

JMBM · 12 Sep

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that Real Estate Partner David Sudeck has been recognized in the National Law Jour

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Is your California alcoholic beverage outlet ready for new August 1, 2022 ABC certification of all alcoholic beverage servers and managers?

Is your California alcoholic beverage outlet ready for new August 1, 2022 ABC certification of all alcoholic beverage servers and managers?
By Jim Butler
JMBM · 15 Jun

A new law that many of the affected people have never heard about becomes effective July 1, 2022. It all involves liquor licenses from the California

Is your California alcoholic beverage outlet ready for new August 1, 2022 ABC certification of all alcoholic beverage servers and managers?
Is your California alcoholic beverage outlet ready for new August 1, 2022 ABC certification of all alcoholic beverage servers and managers?

Hotel Law Blog · 10 Jun

A new law that many of the affected people have never heard about becomes effective July 1, 2022. It all involves liquor licenses from the California

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ADA Defense Lawyer: DOJ Issues Website Accessibility Guidelines On Website Accessibility

ADA Defense Lawyer: DOJ Issues Website Accessibility Guidelines On Website Accessibility
By Stuart Tubis
JMBM · 9 Jun

Recently on March 18, 2022, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) issued a “Web Accessibility Guidance” statement for state and local governments and

GHG Partners Guy Maisnik and David Sudeck Recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal and the Los Angeles Times
GHG Partners Guy Maisnik and David Sudeck Recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal and the Los Angeles Times

JMBM · 9 Jun

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that two senior Global Hospitality Group® members were honored last month for thei

GHG Partners Guy Maisnik and David Sudeck Recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal and the Los Angeles Times
GHG Partners Guy Maisnik and David Sudeck Recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal and the Los Angeles Times

Hotel Law Blog · 6 Jun

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that two senior Global Hospitality Group® members were honored last month for thei

ADA Defense Lawyer: DOJ Issues Website Accessibility Guidelines On
ADA Defense Lawyer: DOJ Issues Website Accessibility Guidelines On

Hotel Law Blog · 6 Jun

The Department of Justice recently released a set of guidelines reconfirming that the Americans with Disabilities Act applies to website accessibilit

Developer’s EB-5 Handbook for Construction Financing — New 3rd edition
Developer’s EB-5 Handbook for Construction Financing — New 3rd edition

JMBM · 2 May

JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® and EB-5 Finance Group™ are pleased to publish an updated edition of The Developer’s EB-5 Handbook for Construction

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What the 2022 Revitalization of EB-5 Financing Means Today: Part 2

What the 2022 Revitalization of EB-5 Financing Means Today: Part 2
By Jim Butler
JMBM · 26 Apr

Experts expect to see a flood of interest in the EB-5 program, both from foreign investors anxious to immigrate to the US, and from real estate devel

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What the 2022 Revitalization of EB-5 Financing Means for Real Estate Developers and Other Entrepreneurs: Part 1

What the 2022 Revitalization of EB-5 Financing Means for Real Estate Developers and Other Entrepreneurs: Part 1
By Jim Butler
JMBM · 19 Apr

Since the renewal of the EB-5 program this year, there has been a lot of talk about what this means for developers interested in taking on new projec

What the 2022 Revitalization of EB-5 Financing Means Today: Part 1
What the 2022 Revitalization of EB-5 Financing Means Today: Part 1

Hotel Law Blog · 18 Apr

Since the renewal of the EB-5 program this year, there has been a lot of talk about what this means for developers interested in taking on new projec

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2022 Update: EB-5 is back! What every real estate and hotel developer needs to know about the program’s renewal

2022 Update: EB-5 is back! What every real estate and hotel developer needs to know about the program’s renewal
By Jim Butler, David A. Sudeck
JMBM · 4 Apr

The hotel development and financing world is buzzing with the news that the EB-5 program has been renewed, creating new opportunities for upcoming pr

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How Will ADA Guidelines Impact Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations?

How Will ADA Guidelines Impact Public Electric Vehicle Charging Stations?
By Martin H. Orlick
JMBM · 30 Mar

Many hotels have opted to include Electric Vehicle Charging Stations as an amenity for guests as the cars become more and more common. And while hote

ADA Defense Lawyer: Does Your Hotel Have an Electric Vehicle Charging Station?
ADA Defense Lawyer: Does Your Hotel Have an Electric Vehicle Charging Station?

Hotel Law Blog · 29 Mar

Many hotels have opted to include Electric Vehicle Charging Stations as an amenity for guests as the cars become more and more common. And while hote

The Cost of Waiting to Make a Large Gift: Compounding Your Tax Savings
The Cost of Waiting to Make a Large Gift: Compounding Your Tax Savings

The Cost of Waiting to Make a Large Gift: Compounding Your Tax Savings
By Gordon Schaller
JMBM · 14 Mar

If you are planning to make a large gift as part of your estate plan, you should consider taking advantage of the current tax exemption in effect unt

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Facing the Knowledge Gap: Why Hotels Need “Visibility” to Avoid Data Privacy Liability

Facing the Knowledge Gap: Why Hotels Need “Visibility” to Avoid Data Privacy Liability
By Robert E. Braun
JMBM · 10 Mar

Addressing privacy compliance and cybersecurity is becoming more and more challenging for companies. At least 26 states are considering various kinds

Why hotels need "visibility" to avoid data privacy liability
Why hotels need "visibility" to avoid data privacy liability

Hotel Law Blog · 8 Mar

The rules around data privacy and cybersecurity are constantly evolving. In order to protect themselves from liability, hotel owners should pay atten

The Cost of Waiting to Make a Large Gift: Compounding Your Tax Savings
The Cost of Waiting to Make a Large Gift: Compounding Your Tax Savings

Hotel Law Blog · 22 Feb

If you are planning to make a large gift as part of your estate plan, you should consider taking advantage of the current tax exemption in effect unt

Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $103 million C-PACE loan for Chinese Hospital in San Francisco
Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $103 million C-PACE loan for Chinese Hospital in San Francisco

Hotel Law Blog · 11 Feb

David Sudeck and his team at the Global Hospitality Group® at Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP assisted in structuring a $103 million loan for Ch

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ADA Defense Lawyer: A victory against serial plaintiff: The “Reservation Rule” Lawsuit Against California Hotel Dismissed

ADA Defense Lawyer: A victory against serial plaintiff: The “Reservation Rule” Lawsuit Against California Hotel Dismissed
By Jim Butler, Martin H. Orlick
JMBM · 21 Jan

Serial ADA litigants are continuing to face challenges in the courts as dozens of cases alleging a failure to include accessibility information on ho

ADA Defense Lawyer: A victory against serial plaintiff: The "Reservation Rule" Lawsuit Against California Hotel Dismissed
ADA Defense Lawyer: A victory against serial plaintiff: The "Reservation Rule" Lawsuit Against California Hotel Dismissed

Hotel Law Blog · 20 Jan

Serial ADA litigants are continuing to face challenges in the courts as dozens of cases alleging a failure to include accessibility information on ho