John C. Hueston has been named to the Los Angeles Business Journal’s 2019 LA500, a list of the most influential people in Los Angeles. The LA500 is an annual list that highlights the people, companies and transactions that have an impact on the business community. This is the second year that Mr. Hueston has been included on the list.
Hueston Hennigan recently prevailed on behalf of Bausch Health Companies (f/k/a Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.), winning a motion for judgment on the pleadings in a trade secret misappropriation and breach of contract case before the Honorable Josephine L. Staton in the Central District of California.
The Daily Journal has named Alison Plessman to the list of 2019 “Top Women Lawyers ” in California. This marks the third consecutive year and the fourth time in five years she has been honored as one of the state’s most accomplished female lawyers.
When a federal judge last week signed off on the gentlest of hand slaps for Tesla CEO Elon Musk for intemperate tweeting, it was a clear win for Musk’s lawyer, John Hueston, in a faceoff against the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Hueston Hennigan is pleased to announce that Vicki Chou has joined the Firm as Of Counsel. Ms. Chou, a seasoned trial and appellate attorney, most recently served as a Deputy Chief in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Central District of California.