Kasowitz secured victory on behalf of bond insurer ACA Financial Guaranty in its $120 million fraud suit accusing Goldman Sachs of fraudulently inducing ACA to issue a financial guaranty for Goldman's notorious ABACUS CDO.
Kasowitz Secures Second Circuit Victory in Loreley Financing Fraud Suit Against Wells Fargo
Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP has secured a win for Loreley Financing, a collateralized debt obligation (CDO) investor that lost billions of dollars following the collapse of the residential mortgage market in 2007.
Kasowitz Secures Complete Dismissal for Global A&T in Suit Over $500+M Debt Swap
Kasowitz secured complete dismissal for Global A&T Electronics, a Singapore-based semiconductor company, in a challenge brought by a large group of noteholders concerning a $500+ million debt exchange transaction. The court held that nothing prevented GATE from implementing the debt exchange.
Marc Kasowitz Listed Among 2014-2015 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America
Marc E. Kasowitz has been listed among the 2014-2015 Lawdragon 500 “Leading Lawyers in America.”
John Berlinski Speaks at CalCPA’s Entertainment Industry Conference
Kasowitz partner John Berlinski spoke at the Entertainment Industry Conference presented by the CalCPA Education Foundation in Los Angeles.
Kasowitz Defeats Consulting Firm’s Motion to Dismiss Copart's Fraud and Related Claims
A federal court in the Eastern District of California denied in its entirety a motion to dismiss filed by Sparta Consulting, the defendant in a failed software implementation case.
Sarmad Khojasteh Co-Authors New York Law Journal Article
Kasowitz Wins Asylum for Ethiopian Refugee
Kasowitz recently obtained an award of asylum from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services on behalf of an orphaned Ethiopian girl who had been subjected to persecution in Ethiopia.
New York Law Journal Names Kasowitz Partner Michael Hanin a "Rising Star"
Kasowitz partner Michael Hanin has been named a 2015 “Rising Star” by the New York Law Journal, which recognizes New York attorneys under the age of 40.