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    An article that appeared in the March 8, 2017 edition of The New York Times mentioned the recent trend of celebrity chefs locating their restaurants within hotels. Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP is very active in the “venue F&B” space, havin[...]

    Partner David M. Rubin and Associate Alexander K. Parachini won a pro bono bench trial in which they secured a judgment and punitive damages for their client, Donna Grosvenor of Brooklyn, NY, who lost her home in a mortgage fraud scam. Ms. Grosvenor, who li[...]

    Donald A. Hamburg and Daniel B. Axman published an article regarding the new Internal Revenue Service (IRS) procedure generating a significant layer of complexity when an Executor decides to sell real estate held in a decedent’s estate.  The article entitled “[...]

    A corporate team comprised of Alexander Kaplun, Matthew Weill and Elizabeth Li represented SMC Growth Capital Partners II, LP, an affiliate of Spring Mountain Capital, LP, in connection with the sale of its interest in Prevalent, Inc. to Insight Venture Partne[...]

    Partner Martin S. Hyman and Associate Matthew C. Daly published an article analyzing case law addressing the issues that arise when non-signatory senior employees are sued for sexual harassment or discrimination. The article entitled “Arbitration of Workplace [...]

    Trust & Estate Partner Donald A. Hamburg published an article regarding new IRS policy rule change for a Certificate Discharging Tax Lien on real estate sales in estates over $5,450,000.  The new procedure is causing significant harm to estates and benefic[...]

    Jeffrey T. Golenbock and Elizabeth C. Conway obtained an important victory in the trial of the Maurice Sendak Estate "rare edition book" case. The litigation involved the interpretation of a provision in Sendak's will bequeathing certain books to the Rosenbach[...]

    Jonathan L. Flaxer, Bankruptcy, Reorganization & Creditors’ Rights Partner, has been appointed to the New York City Bar Association’s new Task Force on Puerto Rico. The group will create a forum to discuss varying points of view, issues of law and policy r[...]

    S. Preston Ricardo, a partner in our Litigation Group, was profiled in a Law360 “Secret Lives of Lawyers” column. The feature article highlights Ricardo’s participation in long-distance triathlon competitions around the country. In both 2014 and 2015, Ricardo’[...]

    Thirteen GEAB&P partners from the firm’s diverse range of practice areas have been named to Thomson Reuters’ 2016 New York Super Lawyers list, including: Jeffrey T. Golenbock, David J. Eiseman, Lawrence M. Bell, Andrew C. Peskoe, Steven G. Chill, Michael S[...]

    Michael S. Devorkin, senior partner in our Complex Business Fraud Litigation Group was co-speaker with Gerard A. McHale, Jr., CPA, CFF of McHale, P.A. at the Federation of Exchange Accommodators (FEA) 2016 annual conference in Las Vegas, NV, September 14-16, 2[...]

    Partners Jonathan L. Flaxer and Marc D. Rosenberg and Daniel N. Zinman, an attorney associated with the firm, published an article regarding two recent decisions that disagree over whether the safe harbor contained in §546(e) of the Bankruptcy Code preempts st[...]