Category archives: News

    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[...]

    Martin S. Hyman, litigation partner, and co-counsel Nancy Erika Smith, partner of Smith Mullin, P.C. represented Gretchen Carlson in her lawsuit against Roger Ailes. The following statements were issued in connection with the settlement of the lawsuit that was[...]

    Members of GEAB&P’s Trusts & Estates and Tax groups drafted a Client Alert entitled “Proposed Rules May Drastically Restrict Valuation Discounts for Gifts and Bequests of Interests in Family Controlled Entities.” The Client Alert discusses the IRS rece[...]

    Partner Marc D. Rosenberg and Daniel N. Zinman, an attorney associated with the firm, published an article concerning a decision by Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York in the A&P case wi[...]

    Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP is pleased to announce effective July 18, 2016 the relocation of its office to 711 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017, located one block east of Grand Central Terminal between 44th and 45th Streets. All firm phone an[...]

    Michael Devorkin, senior litigation partner, and associate Alexander K. Parachini successfully obtained a decision from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in Gissin v. Freedman, affirming a previous order from Judge Hellerstein, Southern District[...]

    In a case of first impression under New York Law, Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP secured a court victory in Jetro Holdings, LLC v. MasterCard International, Inc. With GEAB&P representing MasterCard International Incorporated (“MasterCard”), [...]