2009 Economic Forecast
Join us to hear the renowned economist Dr. Esmael Adibi, Director of Anderson Center, at Chapman University. His talk is on the state of economy in 2009 for U.S., California & Orange County. Dr. Adibi is a well known economist who predicted the current recession in December 2007. Don't miss this very informative event.
Director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research and Anderson Chair of Economic Analysis. Dr. Adibi joined the Chapman Faculty in 1978, and was appointed director of the A. Gary Anderson Center for Economic Research in 1985. His research interests center on analyzing key economic indicators for the U.S. and California economies. He is widely quoted in the media and regularly appears as a guest speaker at various professional meetings. Dr. Adibi is past president of the Association for University Business and Economic Research. Hs is a member of the NABE Outlook Survey Panel and Western Blue Chip Economic Forecast Panel. He serves on the board of directors of SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union and is a member of California Controller's Council of Economic Advisors.
Mike Manesh, Esq.
Mike S. Manesh’s Bio
Since the inception of NIPOC and its extended community, cultural, and educational activities, we’ve had the pleasure of working with many distinguished members of the Iranian Community. One of these faces has been the Law Offices of Mike S. Manesh, and his partner Attorney Zohreh Mizrahi, who have contributed to the quality of our programs. It wasn’t long ago where Mr. Manesh, well known for his in-depth knowledge of Estate Planning, Family Wealth Protection, and Business Litigation appeared as a guest speaker addressing financial and legal matters affecting our membership. The vitality of the Iranian Community in Southern California and their highly sophisticated business dealings has necessitated a demand for competent legal representation. Mr. Manesh’s particular attention to detail, analytical skills of dissecting complex legal matters and offering practical problem solving solutions are three distinct and known characteristics of his unique approach.
Mr. Manesh has been practicing law in California for over 18 years. He is licensed to practice law in Texas and California as well as numerous Federal and District Courts in the United States, including, the United States Supreme Court. In addition, Mr. Manesh has been qualified to serve and has been sitting as a Temporary Judge in various Los Angeles County Superior Courts on assignments.