Cohorn Law Blog

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Superlawyers Selects Cari A. Cohorn to the Rising Stars List for Third Straight Year

Photo of Cohorn Law Founder Cari Cohorn

Photo courtesy Rosemary Comisky Culiver

July 2017 – Super Lawyers names Cohorn Law founder Cari Cohorn to the 2017 Northern California Rising Stars List. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a highly respected rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented multiphase selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys to be used as a resource for both referring attorneys and consumers seeking legal counsel.

The Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to


What Attorneys and Their Clients Need to Know About Windows 10 and Microsoft’s New Privacy Policies

August 1, 2015 – More than 14 million users have already downloaded Windows 10; the new operating system has been described both as “glorious” and as “incredibly intrusive.” With respect to the latter, Microsoft’s newly revised Services Agreement and Privacy … Continue reading

Labor Department’s Guidance on Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors Aims High, Misses Mark

July 15, 2015 – The Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division Administrator today issued “interpretative guidance” aimed at stemming the “problematic trend” of misclassification of employees as independent contractors. The Administrator’s goal is righteous: Numerous commentators and judges have … Continue reading