Category archives: Publications

    Effective October 31, 2017, New York City employers must add salary history to the list of inquiries that are off-limits during the interview process.  Local Law No. 67 amends the New York City Human Rights Law to prohibit an employer or an employment agency f[...]

    GEABP Partner Marc Rosenberg will be moderating a panel on recent bankruptcies/restructurings in the retail industry at the Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors (AIRA) conference in New York on November 13th.   More information on the confere[...]

    Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers has included 17 GEABP attorneys on its list of New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars for 2017.  David Eiseman was included among the “Top 100” New York Metro Super Lawyers.  The press release can be viewed here.

    GEABP, led by partner Michael Devorkin, has filed an amended Class Action complaint in the Southern District of New York on behalf of 83 named plaintiffs (in 18 states and 2 countries) to represent a class of 500-600 victims in 35 states (other than California[...]

    Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP announces the expansions of its Corporate and Commercial Litigation groups with the additions of Matthew Carroll, Juan Soto, Leron Thumim, Angela Park and Adir Paner.   The press release can be viewed here.

    We were pleased to see our client, Gabrielle Hamilton, receive the praise she so justly deserves for her innovative cuisine at Prune.  The New York Times review can be viewed here.

  • The attorneys from Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe turned out in large numbers July 13th to help revitalize a part of Van Cortland Park in the Bronx.  The weather was challenging - temperatures in the 90s and high humidity – but it did not dampen the spirits of the team, which dug into a project selected by the NYC Parks staff.  By the end of the day, significant areas around one of the park’s rest stations were weeded and mulched. “We are grateful to the attorneys from Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe for the work they did in Van Cortlandt Park,” stated   Kelly Doyle, Corporate Program Coordinator, for the NYC Partnerships for Parks.  “The Partnership works with NYC Parks and City Parks Foundation to address the needs of communities looking to make their parks more v[...]

    June 5, 2017  Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP announces the addition of Sasson Marcus, who has joined the firm from Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP.  The entire press release can be viewed here.

    June 4, 2017: GEABP client, City Winery, was recently featured in an MSNBC profile.  The piece focuses on founder, Michael Dorf, as he relates the challenges he faced while opening an innovative wine and food venue in the midst of the Great Recession.   To vie[...]

    Urbanspace, one of the city's premier food hall operators and manager of several of the city's largest holiday retail fairs, has entered into a Management Agreement with the owner of Turnstyle, a 27,000 square foot retail market in the Columbus Circle subway s[...]

    16 May 2017 – Representatives from Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP (“GEABP”) were among 100 senior professional advisors from 27 countries in Berlin last week for the EMEA Regional Conference of Alliott Group, one of the world’s leading internati[...]

    Donald Hamburg, a partner in GEABP’s Trusts & Estates group, has just published a Client Alert entitled “Qualified Personal Residence Trusts Attract IRS and NYS Estate Tax Audits,” which discusses heightened audit activity by the IRS and state tax departme[...]