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The Road Trip of A Lifetime! A free-spirited artist discovers love takes many forms in Open Road a coming-of-age story. Blu-ray & DVD May 21st.

Andy Garcia, Juliette Lewis, and Camilla Belle.

Beverly Hills Bar Association

Litigation Awards Dinner The

legal community honored two legal luminaries at the Beverly Hills Bar Association’s Third Annual BHBA Litigation Awards Dinner. The Hon. Christina A. Snyder, Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of CA, received the “Ronald M. George Award for Judicial Excellence,” named for the former CA Supreme Court Chief Justice who retired in 2011. Marshall B. Grossman, a highly respected trial lawyer and partner of the LA-based law firm Bingham, received the “Excellence in Advocacy Award,” honoring a trial lawyer whose case successes resulted from expert legal skills, unique trial strategy, courtroom teamwork and Jonathan Stein Chair Awards Dinner; Honorees Hon. Christina A. Snyder; Marshall B. Grossman; gives back to the legal profession and comGov. Pete Wilson; BHBA President John K. Rubiner; BHBA Executive Director Marc Staenberg. munity. “Judge Snyder & Marshall Grossman are standouts among their peers and help to advance the legal profession in many ways in and out of the courtroom,” said BHBA Pres. John Rubiner. The BHBA is heralded for championing access to justice, an independent judiciary and the Rule of Law. l

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Mark Wahlberg Russell Crowe Catherine Zeta Jones Crime thriller bringing together a gun for hire private investigator with a big city mayor and his suspected cheating wife. DVD & Blu-Ray April 30th 20 // bhtmag.com //

Presenters: The Hon. Richard Paez; Presiding Justice Norman Epstein; Patrick Kelly, Pres. State Bar of CA; The Hon. Audrey Collins; Governor Pete Wilson, Honorary Dinner Chair; Dr. C.L. Max Nikias, USC President.

Beverly Hills Leads The Way

Inaugural Forum

BHBA First Vice-Pres. Linda Spiegel Legislation Committee Chair Mike Sohigian

The Tomorrow Inaugural Forum brought visionaries to share innovation and inspiration for Future Beverly Hills Tomorrow Executives. Speakers were Nancy Aossey (President & CEO, International Medical Corps); Michael Burns (Vice Chairman, Lionsgate); Lynda Resnick (Vice Chairman, Roll Global); Dr. Eduardo Marbán (Director, Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute); Henrik Fisker (Founder, Fisker Automotive) as the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce launched its signature event. “We designed the Tomorrow event to celebrate the great ideas and bright minds that help make Beverly Hills, and Southern California in general, such an innovative region that draws people from all over the world to reside as well as do business here,” said Alexander Stettinski, Exec Director of the Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce. “Without the foresight of important cultural and business leaders who founded the city 100 years ago, and contributions of many others throughout the 20th Century, Beverly Hills could not have evolved into the cultural icon and beacon that attracts the world’s attention, welcoming thousands here each year. That’s why we want to look to local visionaries who are helping to shape the way the world thinks and offer specific insights into the way business evolve as we progress further into the 21st century.” Participants included Emcee Frank Mottek, veteran broadcaster/host of the top-rated Business Hour and anchor of Money News, KNX 1070 News Radio and Nancy Aossey (President/ CEO, International Medical Corps) who transformed International Medical Corps into one of the largest relief and development humanitarian organizations delivering more than $1.4 billion of assistance, health services and training to tens of millions of people in 70 countries since 1984. Audience included business people of diverse backgrounds from small business owners to CEOs and entrepreneurs. l

BH Mayor John Mirisch, Nancy Aossey BH Vice Mayor Lili Bosse, Dr. Eduardo Marban BH Mayor John Mirisch, Henrik CEO International Medical Corps Fisker Founder Fisker Automotive Director Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute

Photos: Brittany Smith

Beverly Hills Vice Mayor Lili Bosse, Lynda Resnik speaker Vice Chairman, Roll Global

BH Mayor John Mirisch, Speaker Michael Burns Vice Chairman Lionsgate

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