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Kasowitz Defeats Columbia Care’s Motion to Dismiss Complaint for Fraudulently Misappropriating Cannabis License

Kasowitz Benson Torres, on behalf of Florida MCBD, a company comprised of experienced cannabis cultivators and distributors, defeated a motion to dismiss MCBD’s lawsuit against Columbia Care, a New York-based cultivator and provider of cannabis products, and its founders Michael Abbott and Nicholas Vita.

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Euromoney’s Expert Guides Names David S. Rosner and Adam L. Shiff Restructuring and Insolvency Experts

Expert Guides has named Kasowitz Benson Torres partners David S. Rosner and Adam L. Shiff restructuring and insolvency Experts in its Banking, Finance & Transactional Law Expert Guide, 2020 Edition.

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John V. Berlinski Named Entertainment Trailblazer by The National Law Journal

Kasowitz Benson Torres partner John V. Berlinski has been recognized as an Entertainment Trailblazer by The National Law Journal for his groundbreaking work as an entertainment lawyer.

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Darcy L. Jones Recognized as Attorney of the Week in Diversity Series

Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Darcy L. Jones has been recognized as Attorney of the Week by Rippi Karda, Associate General Counsel at Verizon, in her weekly Diversity & Inclusion Series spotlighting leading women in law.

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Kasowitz, on behalf of Art Entrepreneur Max Levai, sues Marlborough Gallery for Malicious Defamation

On September 15, 2020, Kasowitz Benson Torres, on behalf of highly successful art entrepreneur Max Levai, filed a lawsuit in New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan against the world-famous Marlborough Gallery and two of its board members, alleging that, after the gallery announced it had closed in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and Mr. Levai was terminated as its President, defendants launched an unlawful campaign to maliciously defame Mr. Levai, destroy his solo business venture in the art world, and ensure he would be unable to compete with the gallery once it reopened.

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Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Featured as Guests on Martinis and Your Money Podcast with Shannon McLay

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock were featured guests on the Martinis and Your Money: Living a Better Life One Cocktail at a Time podcast in the episode “Prenuptial Agreements.”

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Kasowitz Obtains Asylum for Woman Subjected to Persecution in Mexico

Kasowitz Benson Torres has obtained an order granting asylum to a mother and her two daughters from a U.S. Immigration Court in California.

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IFLR1000 Recognizes Kasowitz as a Leading Law Firm for Restructuring and Insolvency

IFLR1000 has once again ranked Kasowitz Benson Torres as a leading law firm for restructuring and insolvency in the United States.