The ongoing coronavirus outbreak continues to impact many aspects of society, and has already caused severe displacement in the financing markets.
Kasowitz Hosts Commercial Division Judicial Roundtable Moderated by Appellate Division Justice Kapnick
Kasowitz Benson Torres was proud and honored to host New York American Inn of Court’s Judicial Roundtable at the firm’s New York office on February 27, 2020.
Mark W. Lerner and Jessica Taub Rosenberg Quoted in Law360 Article: “In New York, NDAs Aren’t Always an Employee’s Enemy”
Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Mark W. Lerner, head of the firm’s Employment Practices and Litigation Group, and Jessica Taub Rosenberg are quoted in the Law360 article, “In New York, NDAs Aren’t Always an Employee’s Enemy.”
Kasowitz Scores Pro Bono Win for Detained Guatemalan Immigrant
Kasowitz Benson Torres has secured the release on bond of a Guatemalan immigrant arrested and detained during August 2019 raids by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on chicken processing plants in Mississippi.
Kasowitz Associate Nefertiti J. Alexander Hosts “Just Mercy” Screening for Black History Month
In honor of Black History Month, Kasowitz Benson Torres associate Nefertiti J. Alexander, through a partnership with the nonprofit Community Capacity Development, hosted a screening of the legal drama “Just Mercy,” for one hundred young leaders from underserved New York City neighborhoods at the Jamaica Multiplex Cinemas in Queens on February 8, 2020.
Kasowitz’s $179 Million Arbitration Win for “Bones” Stars and Producer Recognized as a Daily Journal 2019 Top Verdict
Kasowitz Benson Torres’s landmark $179 million arbitration award on behalf of Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz, the stars of the long-running hit TV show “Bones,” and Kathleen Reichs, its producer, against 21st Century Fox and its affiliates has been named to the Daily Journal’s list of the 2019 Top Verdicts.
Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Co-Author “Divorce Dilemma: Settle or Go to Trial?”
Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock have co-authored “Divorce Dilemma: Settle or Go to Trial?” published in Forbes.
Uri A. Itkin to Speak at Advanced Legal Strategy Litigation Summit
Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Uri A. Itkin, along with other leading practitioners, will speak at The Advanced Legal Strategy Summit on Litigation on February 27, 2020 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Kasowitz Client MDC Energy Resolves Creditor Trustee Motions; New Board and CEO Mark Siffin to Lead the Company
Kasowitz Benson Torres client MDC Energy (the “Company”) has reached an agreement with its creditors to resolve the creditors’ motions in the Company’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings to appoint a trustee to manage the Company.