Kasowitz Lends a Hand to Local Soup Kitchen
Throughout 2017, Kasowitz lawyers and staff have been regularly providing assistance to the Soup Kitchen at St. Luke’s, located near Times Square, New York City.
The National Law Journal Names Mark Ressler a Litigation Trailblazer
The National Law Journal has named partner Mark P. Ressler a “Litigation Trailblazer” in recognition of his innovative approach to path-breaking litigation.
Senior Policy Advisor Mark R. Jacobson Joins Kasowitz
Mark R. Jacobson, Ph.D., has joined Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP as a Senior Policy Advisor in the firm’s Government Affairs and Strategic Counsel group.
David W. Fermino Co-Authors Chapter on Digital Forensics Investigations
Kasowitz partner David W. Fermino has co-authored the chapter “Digital Forensics Investigations in Corporate Environments,” in the 2017 edition of Scientific Evidence and Expert Testimony in California. This book offers a comprehensive discussion of scientific evidence likely to be encountered in the courtroom, and provides insight on screening experts and getting what is needed from an expert's testimony.
Stephen W. Tountas to Moderate New York City Bar Association Panel on Securities Litigation
Kasowitz partner Stephen W. Tountas will moderate the panel “Recent Developments in Securities Litigation” at the New York City Bar Association on October 24, 2017.
New York’s Paid Family Leave Law: Employment Law Update for 2018
On January 1, 2018, employees can begin claiming benefits under New York State’s Paid Family Leave. Read our client alert.
Kasowitz Benson Torres Hosts Puerto Rico Relief Fundraiser at The Copacabana
Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP and the Puerto Rican Bar Association, with the Hispanic National Bar Association - Region II, Long Island Hispanic Bar Association, Latino Lawyers' Association of Queens County, and Dominican Bar Association, are hosting a Latin Dance Party fundraiser to benefit the Hurricane Maria relief effort in Puerto Rico.
Kasowitz and Disability Rights Advocates Secure Landmark Class Action Settlement with New York Hospitals, Improving Health Care for Disabled New Yorkers
Kasowitz, as co-counsel with Disability Rights Advocates, has secured a landmark class action settlement that will improve health care services for New Yorkers with disabilities at Beth Israel Medical Center, St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, and certain Continuum Health Partners outpatient facilities.