NEWS AND EVENTS

DMG Partner Celia McGuinness Presents Webinar

Celia McGuinness presented a webinar sponsored by the Golden State Pooled Trust on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, entitled, “The Americans with Disabilities Act and the Right to Access.”  It is available here Suitable for both laypeople and lawyers, the presentation qualifies for 1 hour of MCLE Credit by the State Bar of California.

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Governor Brown reappoints partner Celia McGuinness to the California Commission on Disability Access for a third term

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Contact: Governor’s Press Office Thursday, January 3, 2019 Governor Brown Announces Appointments SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:  Susan Anderson, 66, of Fresno, has been reappointed to the California Apprenticeship Council, where she has served since 2013. Anderson served in several positions for the County of Fresno…

For Immediate Release Tenants with disabilities file federal class action lawsuit challenging housing project’s failure to maintain a functioning elevator system

For Immediate Release Contact: Pat McConahay Pat.McConahay@disabilityrightsca.org (916) 504-5938   Tenants with disabilities file federal class action lawsuit challenging housing project’s failure to maintain a functioning elevator system July 2, 2018, Compton, CA – Donald Eblaan is a tenant of St. Timothy’s Tower and Manor, an eight-story housing project in Compton. The 62-year-old worked for…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Derby, McGuinness and Goldsmith Announces Nationwide Settlement with Wyndham Hotel Group

We are pleased to announce a settlement by Consent Decree against Wyndham Hotel Group which covers their nationwide reservation system including 13 brands and over 8,000 hotels. Under this decree which you can find HERE, Wyndham is required to update its reservation system to fully comply with 28 CFR 36.302(c). It is also required to…

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Derby, McGuinness & Goldsmith Website is now LIVE

Derby, McGuinness & Goldsmith (dmglawfirm.com) are pleased to announce the completion of our new website. Working with our technology partner John from Diablo Valley Technical Services we were able to achieve a really nice web presence, while ensuring accessibility. Our new site was built using guidelines put forth by by the Web Accessibility initiative (w3.org)…