Manatt is pleased to be sponsoring this year's Best Bay Area Corporate Counsel Awards taking place on February 22, 2011 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. The awards honor the in-house lawyers who keep the business world running but who rarely receive public recognition. The program is being co-produced by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal and the San Francisco Business Times. Manatt will be presenting the best General Counsel of a large public company award. Nominees include, Dorian Daley of Oracle Corp., Mary Dent of SVB Financial Corp, and Douglas Melamed of Intel Corp.