JMBM's Global Hospitality Group® Announces $210 Million in Completed C-PACE Transactions for Clients
JMBM's Global Hospitality Group® Announces $210 Million in Completed C-PACE Transactions for Clients

JMBM · 14 Oct

The Global Hospitality Group® of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce that their team has completed $210 million in C-P

JMBM Is Hotel Counsel for Condor Hospitality in $305 Million Hotel Portfolio Sale
JMBM Is Hotel Counsel for Condor Hospitality in $305 Million Hotel Portfolio Sale

JMBM · 28 Sep

The Global Hospitality Group® of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce its representation of Condor Hospitality Trust in

The Recipe For Hotel Food And Beverage Profitability
The Recipe For Hotel Food And Beverage Profitability — By Guy Maisnik

JMBM · 6 Aug

Getting the alchemy just right for food and beverage service in a hotel is challenging, but necessary if the hotel is to be successful.

Is C-Pace The “New EB-5″ Financing? Does The Latest Court Decision (Behring V. Wolf) Revitalize EB-5?
Is C-Pace The “New EB-5″ Financing? Does The Latest Court Decision (Behring V. Wolf) Revitalize EB-5? — By Jim Butler

JMBM · 30 Jun

See how JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® can help you.Click here for the latest articles on EB-5 Financing here for C-PACE Financing.

Is C-PACE the "new EB-5'' financing? Doesn't the latest court decision (Behring v. Wolf) revitalize EB-5?
Is C-PACE the "new EB-5'' financing? Doesn't the latest court decision (Behring v. Wolf) revitalize EB-5?

Hotel Law Blog · 25 Jun

On June 22, 2021, in the case of Behring Regional Center LLC v Chad Wolf, a federal court in the Northern District of California effectively invalida

Hotel Lawyer: Commercial PACE (C-PACE) and Retroactive C-PACE free hotel investment capital
Hotel Lawyer: Commercial PACE (C-PACE) and Retroactive C-PACE free hotel investment capital

Hotel Law Blog · 18 Jun

In the past few years, Commercial PACE (C-PACE) financing has transformed from a novel financing technique to a popular and important source of capit

Hotel Lawyer: 5 Tips for your next Hotel Management Agreement (HMA)
Hotel Lawyer: 5 Tips for your next Hotel Management Agreement (HMA) — By Jim Butler, Robert E. Braun

JMBM · 15 Jun

As the hospitality industry moves toward recovery, many hotel owners are re-evaluating the management of their properties. A good manager can bring great value to a property; a poor manager can reduce its value.

Hotel Lawyer: Independent Boutique Hotels at BLLA Conference
Hotel Lawyer: Independent Boutique Hotels at BLLA Conference

JMBM · 14 Jun

The Global Hospitality Group® was pleased to sponsor and participate in BLLA’s virtual Boutique Hotel Investment Conference, which took place online

Hotel Lawyer: Independent Boutique Hotels at BLLA Conference
Hotel Lawyer: Independent Boutique Hotels at BLLA Conference

Hotel Law Blog · 10 Jun

As the hospitality industry prepares for increased travel and sunnier economic forecasts, independent boutique hotels are stronger than ever and attr

Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $10+ million C-PACE loan for TETRA Hotel and AC Hotel Sunnyvale
Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $10+ million C-PACE loan for TETRA Hotel and AC Hotel Sunnyvale

Hotel Law Blog · 7 Jun

C-PACE lending has become an important and fast-growing sub-specialty in our hotel finance capabilities. We work with C-PACE providers/lenders and bo

Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $2.3 million PACE loan for the Tapestry Suncoast Hotel in Anaheim, CA
Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $2.3 million PACE loan for the Tapestry Suncoast Hotel in Anaheim, CA

Hotel Law Blog · 1 Jun

David Sudeck and his team at the Global Hospitality Group® at Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP worked with a C-PACE financing source to secure a

Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $23.8 million PACE loan for the Vista Collina Resort Napa
Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $23.8 million PACE loan for the Vista Collina Resort Napa

Hotel Law Blog · 26 May

26 May 2021 See how JMBM's Global Hospitality Group(r) can help you. Click here for the latest articles on C-PACE Financing. Hotel Lawyer: Another Co

Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $5.8 million C-PACE loan for Fairfield Suites
Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $5.8 million C-PACE loan for Fairfield Suites

JMBM · 18 May

Over the past five years, Commercial PACE (or C-PACE) financing has gained wider acceptance and moved from a novel technique to a mainstream practica

Is Commercial PACE (C-PACE) Financing for you now?
Is Commercial PACE (C-PACE) Financing for you now?

Hotel Law Blog · 13 May

13 May 2021 See how JMBM's Global Hospitality Group(r) can help you. Click here for the latest articles on C-PACE Financing. The expanding world of C

PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening PACE – a big opportunity!
PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening PACE – a big opportunity! — By Jim Butler, David A. Sudeck

JMBM · 5 May

PACE financing guidelines are finally available for New York City, and while the program has not officially launched yet, hotel owners and developers in the area should start planning how to use these loans to retrofit their properties. My Partner David Sudeck discusses the program requirements, below.

C-PACE Financing on a Roll: $42 million PACE loan for citizenM Los Angeles
C-PACE Financing on a Roll: $42 million PACE loan for citizenM Los Angeles

Hotel Law Blog · 4 May

Over the past five years, PACE financing has gained wider acceptance, and moved from a novel technique to a mainstream practical solution for financi

Hotel Franchise Lawyer: 5 Things to negotiate in your next Franchise Agreement
Hotel Franchise Lawyer: 5 Things to negotiate in your next Franchise Agreement — By Jim Butler, Robert E. Braun

JMBM · 30 Apr

After a year of economic upheaval in the hospitality industry, hotels are making big changes as they look ahead to recovery. Oftentimes these changes involve a complete rebrand, and this leads to questions about what is negotiable in a franchise agreement. In the article below, Bob Braun, senior member of JMBM's Global Hospitality Group® and Co-Chair of the Firm's Cybersecurity & Privacy Group, talks about 5 important franchise terms that can usually be negotiated.

California hotel workers laid off due to COVID-19 get rehire rights
California hotel workers laid off due to COVID-19 get rehire rights — By Jim Butler, Travis Gemoets

JMBM · 30 Apr

As coronavirus cases drop and economic activity starts to return to normal, the hospitality industry will soon be able to begin replacing workers who were laid off due to the pandemic. Some cities in California, and now the entire state, have enacted requirements for how hotels and other businesses can fill open positions; my partner, Travis Gemoets, has summarized the new law below. - Jim Butler

PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening PACE - a big opportunity!
PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening PACE - a big opportunity!

Hotel Law Blog · 30 Apr

PACE financing guidelines are finally available for New York City, and while the program has not officially launched yet, hotel owners and developers

C-PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening Commercial PACE - a big opportunity!
C-PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening Commercial PACE - a big opportunity!

Hotel Law Blog · 30 Apr

See how JMBM's Global Hospitality Group(r) can help you. Click here for the latest articles on C-PACE Financing, as well as other Hotel Finance strat

Hotel Franchise Lawyer: 5 Things to negotiate in your next Franchise Agreement
Hotel Franchise Lawyer: 5 Things to negotiate in your next Franchise Agreement

Hotel Law Blog · 28 Apr

After a year of economic upheaval in the hospitality industry, hotels are making big changes as they look ahead to recovery. Oftentimes these changes

California hotel workers laid off due to COVID-19 get rehire rights
California hotel workers laid off due to COVID-19 get rehire rights

Hotel Law Blog · 27 Apr

As coronavirus cases drop and economic activity starts to return to normal, the hospitality industry will soon be able to begin replacing workers who

PACE Financing on a Roll: $6 million loan for Kimpton La Peer Hotel in West Hollywood
PACE Financing on a Roll: $6 million loan for Kimpton La Peer Hotel in West Hollywood

Hotel Law Blog · 23 Apr

Over the past five years, PACE financing has gained wider acceptance, and moved from a novel technique to a mainstream practical solution for financi

Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $6 million loan for Kimpton La Peer Hotel in West Hollywood
Commercial PACE Financing on a Roll: $6 million loan for Kimpton La Peer Hotel in West Hollywood

Hotel Law Blog · 23 Apr

See how JMBM's Global Hospitality Group(r) can help you. Click here for the latest articles on C-PACE Financing. Hotel finance lawyer: Commercial PAC

Hotel Lawyer: JMBM closes another M&A deal
Hotel Lawyer: JMBM closes another M&A deal

Hotel Law Blog · 20 Apr

The latest M&A deal closing is not a hotel deal, but JMBM is pleased to announce that Advanced Veterinary Specialists (AVS), a Level II Veterinary Em

How does the Supreme Court’s Google v. Oracle case impact the hotel industry (beyond software)?
How does the Supreme Court’s Google v. Oracle case impact the hotel industry (beyond software)? — By Jim Butler, Jeffrey Goldman

JMBM · 20 Apr

The recent ruling in Google v. Oracle has altered the definition of "fair use" when it comes to functional works such as code. While the use of existing creative works must still be transformative in order to avoid violating copyright laws, it will now be much easier to claim fair use when building on existing functional creations. JMBM's Entertainment Litigation Chair Jeff Goldman explains the case below and discusses its potential impact on the hotel industry.