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Food and Beverage Trends at Expo West: Plant-Based Products Drive Innovation, Increased Competition for Funding, Shelf Space and Consumer Wallets Image

Food and Beverage Trends at Expo West: Plant-Based Products Drive Innovation, Increased Competition for Funding, Shelf Space and Consumer Wallets

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  • April 16, 2019

Much of the focus this year at Expo West, the premier natural foods trade show, was on plant-based products. From “real” food to medicinal infusions and environmentally friendly packaging trends – plant-based products are everywhere. As head of the firm’s food and beverage industry practice, I joined attorney Samantha Pjesky…

KO Client Zeon Corporation Announces Merger with Antigo Sign & Display Image

KO Client Zeon Corporation Announces Merger with Antigo Sign & Display

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  • March 19, 2019

KO client Zeon Corporation, a leading provider of retail point of purchase visual marketing solutions, recently announced its merger with Antigo Sign & Display. The combined company called Antigo Zeon provides innovative sales, marketing, design and customer service solutions for retail brands. KO partner John Gaddis and attorney Ryan Sykora represented Zeon in the…

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KO Partner Jennifer Rosenthal Named Super Lawyers Rising Star

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  • March 18, 2019

For the second year in a row, KO partner Jennifer Rosenthal was selected as a Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star. This recognition goes to the top 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state who are under 40 or in practice 10 years or less. Jennifer leads KO’s natural foods practice group and…

KO Staffing Client Onyx M.D. Acquired by Health Carousel Image

KO Staffing Client Onyx M.D. Acquired by Health Carousel

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  • March 15, 2019

KO client Onyx M.D., an award-winning locum tenens physician and advanced practice staffing firm, was recently acquired by Health Carousel, a large healthcare staffing provider. With corporate offices in Denver and Dallas, Onyx M.D. will still operate under its brand and be led by co-founder, president and CFO Jim Chandler.…

KO Client Good Buy Gear Raises $2 Million for Expansion Image

KO Client Good Buy Gear Raises $2 Million for Expansion

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  • March 15, 2019

KO client Good Buy Gear, an online marketplace for secondhand baby gear, recently announced it has raised $2 million to hire more employees and expand into new markets. The round was led by Be Curious Partners, an Atlanta-based venture capital fund. Another KO client, Access Venture Partners, previously invested in…

Charles Ciaccio Promoted to Partner at KO Image

Charles Ciaccio Promoted to Partner at KO

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  • January 15, 2019

Ciaccio’s renewable energy and transactional expertise are key to KO’s corporate practice KO Law Firm is pleased to announce the promotion of Charles Ciaccio to partner, effective January 2019. Charles’ practice focuses on business transactions, including company formation, mergers and acquisitions, and debt and equity financings, and he represents clients in a…

Calif. Employee-Contractor Ruling Holds Big Implications for Employers, Gig Workers Image

Calif. Employee-Contractor Ruling Holds Big Implications for Employers, Gig Workers

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  • May 20, 2018

The California Supreme Court raised the bar on the definition of independent contractor last month when it unanimously adopted a new legal standard for distinguishing between employees and independent contractors – also known as gig workers. An estimated 12.5 million workers – just over 8 percent of the U.S. workforce –…

Big Brands Seek to Capitalize on Plant-Based Beverage and Snack Trends Image

Big Brands Seek to Capitalize on Plant-Based Beverage and Snack Trends

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  • April 30, 2018

The buzz at this year’s premier natural foods trade show, Expo West, included talk about increasingly popular plant-based beverages as well as meatless, dairy-free and protein-packed snacks. KO partner Jennifer Rosenthal and attorney Samantha Pjesky attended the show, as they keep a close eye on trends in the industry and…