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Recalcitrant Lenders May Exploit “MAC” Clauses to Avoid Commitments

The ongoing coronavirus outbreak continues to impact many aspects of society, and has already caused severe displacement in the financing markets.

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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.

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Kevin J. Arquit Presides over Historic Arbitration Involving DOJ’s Objection to Merger of Novelis and Aleris

In a historic development in disputes over government antitrust enforcement, Kevin J. Arquit, partner and Co-Chair of the antitrust practice at Kasowitz Benson Torres, served as the arbitrator in the nation’s first ever arbitration of a merger challenge in an antitrust case.

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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.”

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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.

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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.

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Kevin J. Arquit Featured as Guest on Bloomberg TV’s Balance of Power

Kevin J. Arquit, partner and Co-Chair of the antitrust practice at Kasowitz Benson Torres, was a featured guest on the financial news show “Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power” on Bloomberg TV.

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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.