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Michael J. Kump

Michael J. Kump

Practice areas:

Intellectual Property, Litigation, Antitrust & Trade Law

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Licensed since 1981

  1. Intellectual Property: 34%
  2. Antitrust & Trade Law: 33%
  3. Litigation: 33%

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Contact Info

Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert LLP

808 Wilshire Boulevard, 3rd Floor

Santa Monica, CA, 90401

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198108/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
2011 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in AmericaLawdragon2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Top Plaintiffs' Verdicts by Impact 2010Daily Journal2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founder and PartnerKinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert, LLP2006 - Present
PartnerGreenberg Glusker2000 - 2006
PartnerKInsella Boesch Fujikawa & Towle1985 - 2000

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of Business Trial LawyersBoard of Governors2002 - 2007
American Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Los Angeles Daily JournalBusinesses Should Pursue Nonacceptance Injunctions2004
Los Angeles Daily JournalBusinesses Shouldn't Rely on Nonacceptance Provisions2002
ABTL ReportThe Reasonable Particularity Requirement in Trade Secrets Actions2002
Los Angeles Daily JournalNew Amendments: Giving Losing Party Another Bite at the Apple2002
Los Angeles LawyerThe Rule of Proportionality in Civil RICO Suits2002

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
University of Michigan, Ann ArborPhilosophyPhD - Doctorate1979
Grinnell CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1974

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
CLE Film & Television LawLitigation and Contracts2007
CLE Film & Television LawMaking Contracts in Hollywood2006
CLE Film & Television LawRecent Developments in Contract Litigation2005
Can You Keep a Secret?Protecting Your Trade Secrets2005
Data SecurityProtecting Your Data2004
New Rules on Summary JudgmentNew Rules on Summary Judgment2002