For the third year, Kasowitz attorneys coached a team of students from the Law Institute at John Dewey High School in Brooklyn in the New York City Mock Trial Tournament, part of the New York State Mock Trial Competition.
Chambers USA 2020 Recognizes Kasowitz as a Leading Law Firm
Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business has once again recognized Kasowitz Benson Torres as a leading law firm in its 2020 edition.
Michael Hanin and Uri A. Itkin Quoted in Asset-Backed Alert: “Mortgage REITs Seek Court Help”
Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Michael Hanin and Uri A. Itkin are quoted in Asset-Backed Alert’s article “Mortgage REITs Seek Court Help” concerning how mortgage REITs and other institutional investors may increasingly turn to the courts for injunctive relief from escalating margin calls in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic—margin calls in many cases caused or exacerbated by the banks’ own conduct.
Kasowitz and Legal Aid Society Seek Immediate Release of Vulnerable NYS Prisoners Due to Coronavirus
Kasowitz Benson Torres, in partnership with The Legal Aid Society, has filed a habeas corpus proceeding in Westchester County Supreme Court on behalf of nine medically vulnerable prisoners with upcoming release dates, seeking their immediate release from incarceration in Westchester County due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has infected a growing number of staff members and incarcerated people in New York State prisons.
Webcast: Navigating Family and Matrimonial Issues during the COVID-19 Pandemic: What Happens When Courts Aren’t Available?
Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock will be conducting a webinar on “Navigating Family and Matrimonial Issues during the COVID-19 Pandemic: What Happens When Courts Aren’t Available?” hosted by Lawline.
Kasowitz Receives Legal Services of the Hudson Valley 2020 Access to Justice Award
Kasowitz Benson Torres has been awarded a 2020 Access to Justice Award from Legal Services of the Hudson Valley.
Jonathan K. Waldrop Named One of California’s Top Intellectual Property Lawyers by The Daily Journal
The Daily Journal has once again recognized Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Jonathan K. Waldrop as one of the 2020 “Top Intellectual Property Lawyers” in California.
Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Quoted in Today Article: “Quarantines and Custody Agreements: How do Divorced Parents Handle Coronavirus?”
Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock are quoted in the Today article “Quarantines and Custody Agreements: How do Divorced Parents Handle Coronavirus?”
Federal Reserve Main Street Lending Program
On April 9, 2020, the Federal Reserve announced the terms for the Main Street Lending Program intended to assist small and medium-sized businesses maintain payroll.