AlvaradoSmith attorney Marc Alexander recently wrote a review of UCLA Law professor Adam Winkler’s book We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights, examining how corporations in the United States obtained civil rights. This fascinating topic has implications across business and public life in America – how corporations have obtained free speech rights, rights to fund elections, and the ability to avoid burdensome regulations. This is another aide to the “civil rights revolution”.

To read the review, please click this link.

We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights, book review by Marc D. Alexander, was first published in California Litigation. The views expressed therein are those of the author. They do not necessarily represent the views of the California Litigation.

AlvaradoSmith’s Business Continuity Update:


In these uncertain times, we remain dedicated to our clients and will continue to provide the quality of support and advice that you have come to expect from AlvaradoSmith.

Our professionals are now telecommuting to continue to meet the needs of our clients while complying with the California State Public Officer’s order for all individuals living in the State of California to stay home. The firm will remain fully operational during this time.

We want to take this opportunity to share how AlvaradoSmith’s business continuity plan is navigating the Novel Coronavirus landscape as attorneys and staff continue to serve clients.  READ MORE