News

December 2020:  The Firm defeated a summary judgment motion in a case before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board seeking cancellation of a trademark registration owned by one of the Firm’s clients.

November 2020:  In a case before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, the Firm was able to obtain a favorable decision on the merits protecting a client’s trademark rights in and trademark registration for a well-known cosmetics trademark.

November 2020:  The Firm was able to obtain dismissal by pretrial motion of a petition to cancel before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board seeking to cancel a trademark registration of the Firm’s client.

September 2020:  In a case before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, the Form defeated a summary judgment motion in a proceeding opposing a client’s trademark registration application.

June 2020:  In a case in the Third Judicial District In and For Salt Lake County, State of Utah, the Firm was able to negotiate a favorable settlement for a client in a breach of contract action involving the sale of goods.

June 2020:  The Firm is honored to have been named among the 20% of top copyright litigation attorneys in the United States by Docket Navigator.

April 2020:  After lengthy negotiations, the Firm was able to obtain an extremely favorable for a client in a threatened civil RICO matter.

March 2020:  Gregory P. Goonan is proud to have once again been named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2020 edition of San Diego Magazine.

February 2020:  Gregory P. Goonan is honored to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell: This is the highest peer rating standard and is only given to attorneys who are ranked at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards by their peers.

February 2020:  Gregory P. Goonan was privileged to again serve as a judge for the San Diego High School Mock Trial Competition.

October 2019: The Firm is pleased to announce that we have relocated our offices to 5230 Carroll Canyon Road, Suite 230, San Diego, CA  92121.  Our telephone number (858-412-4296) and facsimile number (619-243-0088) remain the same.

March 2019:  Gregory P. Goonan was once again named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2019 edition of San Diego Magazine.

March 2019:  In one of the first case decisions following the seminal California Supreme Court decision in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court (2018) 4 Cal. 5th 903, the Firm was able to obtain a decision following trial establishing that the Firm’s client was an employee not independent contractor and awarding the Firm’s client a substantial judgment.

Summer 2018:  Gregory P. Goonan was honored to have been selected by San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer to serve on a Select Committee of the San Diego Parks & Recreation Department to rewrite the bylaws applicable to recreation advisory groups in San Diego.

June 1, 2018:  The Firm is proud to recognize and celebrate our 15th anniversary of providing quality representation to San Diego businesses and individuals.

March 2018:  Gregory P. Goonan was again named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2018 edition of San Diego Magazine.

March 2017:  Gregory P. Goonan was again named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2017 edition of San Diego Magazine.

February 2017:  Gregory P. Goonan was privileged to serve as a judge for the San Diego High School Mock Trial Competition.

March 2016:  Gregory P. Goonan was once again named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2016 edition of San Diego Magazine.

March 2015:  Gregory P. Goonan was named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2015 edition of San Diego Magazine.

March 2014:  Gregory P. Goonan was named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Litigation & Business Matters in the March 2014 edition of San Diego Magazine.

March 2013:  We are pleased to announce that Gregory P. Goonan, our founder and managing shareholder, has been named one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the category of Business Litigation in the March 2013 edition of San Diego Magazine.

February 2013:  Gregory P. Goonan was privileged to serve as a judge for the prestigious Paul A. McLennon, Sr., Honors Moot Court Competition sponsored by the University Of San Diego School Of Law.

February 2013:  Gregory P. Goonan was pleased to serve as a judge for the mock trial competition sponsored by the University of California San Diego.