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Stein Nominated As CEO for 27,000-Employee Vietnamese Firm, But Declines

After three successive trips to Vietnam in 2013, Jonathan was nominated to be CEO of Mai Linh Group by its famous Chairman, Ho Huy. Jonathan has served as outside counsel on a number of financial and other matters for Mai

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UNC Press publishes Jonathan Stein’s chapter on tribal sovereignty in a new college textbook — spring 2013

University of North Carolina Press published a new college textbook,  Sovereignty Struggles and Native Rights in the United States:  Federal and State Recognition.  Its Chapter 2, “State Recognition of American Indian Tribes:  A National Survey of State-Recognized Tribes and The Federalist Process” is authored by Jonathan Stein and co-author Alexa Koenig, Executive

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Jonathan Stein leads 20 speakers to a unanimous Santa Monica City Council vote to decrease flight operations at Santa Monica Airport — April 2013

Jonathan helped organize approximately 20 speakers in favor of much higher landing fees at Santa Monica Airport at a contentious City Council meeting.  Jonathan and the other  activists from eight neighborhoods in Santa Monica and Los Angeles were opposed by national,

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Jonathan Stein forms Sunset Park Anti-Airport and helps organize Santa Monica’s second largest voting bloc — Nov 2012

For the 2012 election cycle, four City Council positions were up for grabs.  Jonathan worked with neighborhood activists to form Sunset Park Anti-Airport, Inc., a NFP corporation registered as an independent expenditure committee in California and as a 501(c)(4) civic

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Third Annual Litigation Awards Dinner Sells Out 4 Weeks Beforehand — Feb 2013

Jonathan Stein was Dinner Chair and Master of Ceremonies for a third consecutive year. Speakers included former Governor and US Senator Pete Wilson; USC President Max Nikias; 9th Circuit Court Judge Norman Paez; CA Court of Appeals Justice Norm Epstein; CA State Bar President

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Second Annual BHBA Litigation Awards Dinner Gathers Over 400 Litigators — Feb 2012

Jonathan was Dinner Chair and Master of Ceremonies for the second Litigation Awards Dinner, honoring CA Court of Appeals Presiding Justice Norm Epstein and the famous Tom Girardi.  Speakers included CA Court of Appeals Presiding Justice Patricia Bigelow; Justice Nora Manella;  Presiding Justice Paul Turner;

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Inaugural BHBA Litigation Awards Dinner — Feb 2011

Jonathan was Dinner Chair and Master of Ceremonies for the inaugural Beverly Hills Bar Association Litigation Awards Dinner. Honored were retiring California Chief Justice Ronald George and Roman Silberfeld, head of the LA Office of Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi.   U.S.

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