Category archives: News

    That job applicants occasionally bend the truth a bit, e.g., on resumes, is no surprise, but today's tight job market is apparently pushing some to extremes as creative as using "fake reference" job sites. In an article appearing in the April issue of Human Re[...]

    March 11 – Fordham Institute for Family and Private Enterprise (“FIFPE”) Seminar at Fordham University's Lowenstein Building, 12th Floor Lounge, 113 West 60th Street (9th Avenue), New York, NY 10023 During this Entrepreneurial Learning Forum, a selected sta[...]

    Founding partner Jeffrey T. Golenbock was recently quoted in Inside Counsel, discussing how the Supreme Court’s decision to hear Morrison v. NAB may create a firm rule for whether “foreign-cubed” cases (e.g. cases in which both plaintiff and defendant are from[...]

    On January 7th the California Court of Appeal unanimously affirmed the dismissal of a 12 year old lawsuit filed against Panasonic by one of its former dealers. Panasonic was initially represented by a large local firm and was slapped with a $3.2 million jury v[...]

    Recently, litigation partner S. Preston Ricardo was interviewed by HR Magazine about one of the legal areas in which he has expertise — occupational fraud by managers and employees, which, given current economic tensions, is particularly timely for employers a[...]

    Lawrence M. Bell, co-head of the corporate practice group at Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP, is featured in an article on The article, entitled "Intangible Assets Face Scrutiny in M&A Transactions" describes how goodwill write-do[...]

    A team of Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP attorneys recently obtained confirmation, for the 1031 Tax Group LLC ("1031") bankruptcy trustee Gerard A. McHale, of a precedent-setting Chapter 11 reorganization plan. The owner of 1031, Edward Okun, w[...]

    GEAB&P partners Lawrence R. Haut and Robin E. Silverman, and associate Courtney A. Harris represented NettoCollection in connection with the June 2009 sale of its baby and juvenile furniture business to a subsidiary of Maclaren USA, Inc. ("Maclaren"). Mac[...]

    GEAB&P was retained to represent a manufacturer of motors used to power air conditioning units on major cruise ships. The manufacturer of the air conditioning units claimed that our client's design for the motors was defective and that the motors had not b[...]

    Investment Opportunities in Israeli Cleantech: Water and Energy Solutions Conference We wish to extend our gratitude to all who contributed their time and effort to the success of this Conference, to those who presented and spoke, and to those who attended. [...]

    On September 20, 2008, Judge George B. Daniels of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York granted GEAB&P's motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed against MasterCard International Incorporated by one its former vendors. The lawsuit[...]

    GEAB&P successfully moved for dismissal of all counterclaims asserted against Frank Brunckhorst Co., LLC and Boar's Head Provisions Co., Inc. by a former distributor of Boar's Head Brand products, in a case pending in the United States District Court for t[...]