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9/21/16 Press Release - Twenty-Three Phillips Nizer Attorneys Named to the 2016 Super Lawyers® Metro New York and 'Rising Stars' List: Attorneys selected represent a dozen practice areas and industry teams

8/15/16 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized in the 2017 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America©: Partners Alan Behr, Helene M. Freeman, Donald P. Perry, Michael W. Galligan and Elliot J. Wiener recognized as Best Lawyers®

7/28/16 Real Estate and International Trusts & Estates Law Alert - US Govt Expands Efforts to Penetrate Secrecy in Residential Transactions Across NYC, Other Gateway Cities (July 2016)

7/25/16 Article - "Court Intervention in Child Alienation Cases" (New York Law Journal, July 25, 2016)

7/22/16 Accolade: Michael W. Galligan, Trusts & Estates, Tax and International partner ranked in the inaugural edition of the Chambers High Net Worth global guide of legal practitioners

7/14/16 Article (German) - Zur Information - Die Zuständigkeit amerikanischer Gerichte für ausländische Unternehmen nach Daimler AG v. Bauman (Sommer 2016)

7/07/16 Accolade - Litigation Partner, Helene Freeman, Selected and Featured as "Lawyer of the Week" by The Times of London

6/23/16 Major Victory: Jury Rules In Favor of Phillips Nizer client, rock legends, Led Zeppelin, in Copyright Lawsuit

5/20/16 Article - "Why Choose New York Law?" authored by Michael W. Galligan and published by the New York State Bar Association appears in New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer (Spring 2016)

5/18/16 Employer Alert - Labor Department Significantly Increases Minimum Salary and Compensation Levels Required to Qualify Employees for "White Collar" Overtime Exemption (May 2016)

4/08/16 Speaking Engagement - Partner Michael W. Galligan To Chair FATCA Panel at New York State Bar Association International Section European Regional Meeting in Poland

3/30/16 Employer Alert - US Department of Labor Expands Reporting Requirements for Employers Engaging "Persuaders" to Address Unionization (March 2016)

3/23/16 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Die „Doctrine of Consideration“ - Grundlegendes Prinzip des US-/ Common Law-Vertragsrechts - „Eine Falle, die es zu vermeiden gilt“ (Frühling/Spring 2016)

3/23/16 Press Release - Monica McCabe Joins Legendary Phillips Nizer Intellectual Property, Entertainment Law Practice: The veteran litigator and transactional attorney will continue to represent financial sector service providers, manufacturers and distributors of commercial products, and entertainers

3/16/16 In The News - Litigation Partner, Mark M. Elliott, comments on President Barack Obama's Nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court of the United States

3/11/16 Program - Senior Counsel, Robert P. Borsody, Co-Chairs New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) CLE Health Law Section Program

2/11/16 Press Release - Sonya Pierre Joins Legendary Phillips Nizer Entertainment Law Practice: She will counsel music, film, television and sports clients

2/01/16 Article - 'Forced heirship' in the United States of America, with particular reference to New York State (published in Trusts & Trustees, a journal of Oxford University Press)

2/01/16 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts New Rules to Facilitate Securities Offerings By Emerging Growth Companies and Smaller Reporting Companies

1/28/16 Speaking Engagement - Phillips Nizer Managing Partner, Marc Landis, to be a Panelist During the 2016 New York State Bar Association's "Law Practice Management Day" Leadership Development Conference

1/27/16 Press Release - Veteran Bankruptcy and Restructuring Litigator Jared Clark Joins Phillips Nizer in New York: Clark handled high-profile matters in the Detroit bankruptcy; second lateral partner from Bingham McCutchen to join Phillips Nizer.

1/23/16 Speaking Engagement - Litigation partner and Environmental Practice co-chair, Jon Schuyler Brooks, To Moderate American Bar Association Environmental Breakout Session at Joint CLE Seminar

1/22/16 Employer Alert - New Regulations Ban Employment Discrimination, Harassment Against Transgender Individuals Under New York State, New York City Laws (January 2016)

1/14/16 Real Estate and International Trusts & Estates Law Alert - US Government to Penetrate Secrecy in Manhattan, Miami Residential Transactions (January 2016)

12/17/15 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Europäischer Gerichtshof kippt Safe Harbor (Winter 2015-16)

12/10/15 Event - Phillips Nizer managing partner Marc Landis joins NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer at Comptroller's Red Tape Commission hearing for small business owners and entrepreneurs on December 10 in Manhattan

11/17/15 Author Appreciation - Partner George Berger Acknowledged and Quoted in New Book About Noted American Author, Alex Haley

11/02/15 Press Release - New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer Recognized as One of the "Best Law Firms" in the Nation: Received high ranks for Trusts & Estates Law, Copyright Law and Trademark Law for 2016 by U.S. News-Best Lawyers®

10/27/15 Speaking Engagement - Partner Jon Schuyler Brooks Co-Presents Workshop at 2015 International Council of Shopping Center's Law Conference

10/15/15 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Steueroase Delaware? Warum Unternehmen meist in Delaware gründen (Sommer/Herbst 2015)

9/24/15 Program - Partner Mark M. Elliott to Chair New York City Bar Association CLE Bankruptcy Litigation Panel Program Highlighting the U.S. Supreme Court's Wellness Decision

9/21/15 Article - Those Were The Days ("In-House Counsel Report" section, published in the New York Law Journal)

9/18/15 Press Release - New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer Adds Transactional Attorney, Courtney L. Birnbaum, To Its Roster: Ms. Birnbaum joins the Corporate & Business Law and Real Estate Law Practices

9/16/15 Press Release - Twenty Phillips Nizer Attorneys Named to the 2015 Super Lawyers Metro New York List: Three attorneys also selected as 2015 New York Metro "Rising Stars"

8/17/15 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized in the 2016 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America: Partners Alan Behr, Donald P. Perry, Michael W. Galligan and Elliot J. Wiener honored as the nation's Best Lawyers

7/23/15 Law School News - Litigation Partner, Mark M. Elliott, Joins Esteemed Panel of Judges for Rutgers Law School Oral Argument

6/18/15 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - U.S. Visumsarten für Geschäftsleute (Frühling/Spring 2015)

6/18/15 Meet & Greet (Photo): Partner Jeremy Richardson and consumer products compliance consultant David Schmeltzer greet the Hon. Elliot F. Kaye, Chairman of the Consumer Products Safety Commission

4/22/15 Phillips Nizer Managing Partner, Marc Landis, Awarded the Distinguished Achievement in Legal and Community Services by City & State Reports

4/15/15 The American Business Women's Association's New York City Charter Chapter Honors Phillips Nizer for Its Support of the Organization

3/12/15 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Rocket Dockets - Neue beschleunigte Gerichtsverfahren für Handelssachen in New York (Winter 2014/15)

3/02/15 Press Release - New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer Adds Commercial Litigator Mark M. Elliott To Its Litigation Department: The veteran litigator and counsel to the financial services industry joins as a partner

2/23/15 Press Release - Perry S. Galler Lauded As One of the Nation's Client Service All-Stars By The BTI Consulting Group: The senior litigator and Phillips Nizer administrative partner joins a select group of attorneys singled-out by corporate counsel in the world's leading organizations

2/21/15 Op-Ed: Marc Landis Pens "Newest U.S. import boom: Cuban baseball players", An Op-Ed Piece Published On MarketWatch

1/22/15 International Law Alert - US-Cuba "Detente": Revised US Regulations and New Opportunities for Engagement (January 2015)

11/17/14 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Successor Liability - Nachfolgehaftung beim U.S. Asset- und Stock Deal (Herbst/Fall 2014)

11/14/14 Speaking Engagement - International Counsel, Steven H. Thal, Embarks on Four-City Business Law Seminar Roadshow in Germany (November 18 - 21, 2014)

11/04/14 Article - Is a Minimum Advertised Price Policy a Vendor’s Silver Bullet?

11/03/14 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Recognized As One of The Nation's Best Law Firms: Received High Ranks for Trusts & Estates Law, Copyright and Trademark Law and Family Law on the 2015 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” listing

9/29/14 Press Release - Twenty-Two Phillips Nizer Attorneys Named to the 2014 Super Lawyers Metro New York List: Four Attorneys Also Selected As 2014 New York Metro Rising Stars, Increasing the Firm's Total Count of Recognized Attorneys to Twenty-Six

9/04/14 Presentation (Webinar) - Intellectual Property and Fashion Law partners, Helene M. Freeman and Jeremy D. Richardson, featured speakers on copyright infringement webinar hosted by the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA)

8/25/14 Press Release - Five Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized in the 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America: Alan Behr, Donald P. Perry, Michael W. Galligan, Elliot J. Wiener and Howard Bindelglass honored as the nation’s Best Lawyers

8/14/14 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Personliche Haftung von Directors und Officers einer U.S.-Corporation (Sommer 2014/Summer 2014)

7/07/14 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Elects Marc A. Landis as Managing Partner: Transactional Lawyer Represents Next Generation of Leadership

6/25/14 Environmental Law Alert - NYS Governor Agrees to Sign Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) Extension Bill (June 2014)

6/20/14 Trusts & Estates and Tax Alert - Don't Fall Off The New York Estate Tax Cliff: Dying with Assets Nominally Over the New York Estate Tax Exemption Can Result in a New York Estate Tax Approaching $520,000 (June 2014)

6/20/14 Environmental Law Alert - NYS Legislature Approves Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) Extension (June 2014)

6/18/14 Article - Making Sense Out of FATCA: Essential Concepts to Understand the “Chapter 4” Withholding Rules and Regulations and the Inter-Governmental Agreements (With Special Reference to the Likely Provisions of the USA-Israel Intergovernmental Agreement)

5/19/14 Phillips Nizer Launches First Blog -- The Fashion Industry Law Blog |

5/08/14 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Die Besteuerung deutsch-amerikanischer Erbfälle: Das deutsch-amerikanische Doppelbesteuerungsabkommen (Fruhling/Spring 2014)

5/01/14 Article - Attorney Fees Awarded Where Only Nominal Damages Are Recovered ("Outside Counsel" column, published in the New York Law Journal)

3/26/14 Employer Alert - New York City Employers Must Provide Paid Sick Leave to Employees Effective April 1, 2014 (March 2014)

3/18/14 Article - The Case of the Untimely Summary Judgment Motion: The Mystery of What Constitutes 'Good Cause' for Missing the Deadline (published by The United States Law Week, a Bloomberg BNA publication)

2/07/14 Article - Untimely Summary Judgment Motions May Fail Regardless of Merits (New York Law Journal, "Expert Analysis" column)

1/28/14 Environmental Law Alert - Major Revisions Proposed to New York State Brownfield Cleanup Program (January 2014)

1/27/14 Article - When Your Art Becomes My Art (Inside, a publication of the NYSBA Corporate Counsel Section, Winter 2013)

1/09/14 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information -Handelsvertreter, Vertragshändler und Franchisenehmer: Gibt es einen Ausgleichsanspruch entsprechend §89 HGB auch in den USA? (Winter 2014)

12/12/13 Holiday Greetings from Phillips Nizer LLP! | View our 2013 Animated Holiday Card

12/10/13 Article - Trademark Protection Beyond U.S. Borders (As published on The Giggle Guide)

11/21/13 Article - Anti-SLAPP Motions in New York's Federal Courts? ("Outside Counsel" column, published in the New York Law Journal)

11/18/13 Real Estate Law Partner, Marc A. Landis, featured in the annual attorneys issue of Habitat Magazine (November 2013)

11/08/13 Employer Law Alert - New York Law Amended to Protect Child Models' Conditions of Employment and Education Requirements (November 2013)

11/01/13 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Steuerfalle LLC - Die steuerrechtliche Einordnung der U.S.-LLC in Deutschland durch den Rechtstypenvergleich (Herbst/Fall 2013)

11/01/13 Press Release - New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer LLP Ranked by U.S. News--Best Lawyers As One of the Nation's "Best Law Firms" in 2014: The Firm achieves National and Metropolitan First Tier Rankings in Trusts & Estates Law and Trademark Law

9/13/13 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized As 2013 Super Lawyers: List of honorees selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers - Metro Edition Rises

9/10/13 Article - Is Co-Branding the Right Opportunity Right Now? (As published on The Giggle Guide)

9/05/13 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Die zeitweise Entsendung deutscher Mitarbeiter in die USA – Arbeitsvertragliche und sozialversicherungsrechtliche Gestaltung (Sommer / Summer 2013)

8/28/13 Press Release - Five Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized as "Best Lawyers in America" in the 2014 Edition of "Best Lawyers": Alan Behr, Donald P. Perry, Michael W. Galligan, Howard Bindelglass and Elliot J. Wiener, all multiple year recipients of this honor, continue to be highly recommended bytheir peers.

8/06/13 Press Release - Regina E. Faul Joins the Labor & Employment Law and Litigation Practice Groups at Phillips Nizer as a Partner: Ms. Faul brings an over 25-year career in management defense and federal and state regulatory compliance counsel in employee relations to the Phillips Nizer team

8/05/13 Article - U.S. Residence: A Tale of Two (or More) Definitions (published in the Immigration Special Section of the New York Law Journal)

7/31/13 Real Estate and Securities Law Alert - Syndication of Financing for a New York Condominium Development Project Together with the Grant of Options for Purchase of Condominium Units

7/13/13 Copyright Law Alert - DOMA Decision Impacts Statutory Succession Rights to Literary and Artistic Works (July 2013)

6/13/13 Article - My Business Needs More Money! (As published on The Giggle Guide)

5/16/13 Newsletter (German) - Zur Information - Die Führung einer U.S.-Corporation - Gemeinsamkeiten und Unterschiede im Vergleich zur deutschen AG (Früling/Spring 2013)

5/16/13 Elliot J. Wiener, Partner and Chair of the Matrimonial & Family Law Practice, co-authors, "The Impact of Internet Pornography Use and Cybersexual Behavior on Child Custody and Visitation," published in the Journal of Child Custody

5/14/13 Fund Formation & Investment Management Alert - SEC Staff Permits Sponsors To Operate Online Platforms That Facilitate Investments In Early Stage Companies Without Registration As A Broker-Dealer (May 2013)

5/09/13 Press Release - Noreen P. Healey, Former New York State Liquor Authority Commissioner, Joins the Law Firm of Phillips Nizer as Counsel: Ms. Healey will be a member of the Real Estate and Restaurant, Food Service & Hospitality Law Groups

4/26/13 Jon Schuyler Brooks, partner and Environmental Law Practice co-chair, featured in Long Island Business News article, "LI attorneys ready to surf Sandy surge," on the environmental effects of Hurricane Sandy

4/25/13 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Elects Matrimonial & Family Law Attorney, Athena M. Mihalos, to Counsel

4/17/13 Steven H. Thal, International Counsel, featured on in an expansive interview on his life and career.

4/16/13 Securities Law Alert - SEC Issues Report Concerning Use of Social Media By Public Companies to Disclose Material Information (April 2013)

4/05/13 Employer Alert - New York City Law Prohibits Discrimination Against the Unemployed (April 2013)

3/26/13 New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) International Section 2013 Global Law Week (May 14 - 17): Phillips Nizer to host "International Tax, Trusts and Immigration after the Fiscal Cliffs of 2013" Panel on May 15, 2013

3/21/13 Article (German) - Zur Information - Sexuelle Belastingung am Arbeitsplatz in den USA - Wie sollte sich der Arbeitgeber verhalten?

3/12/13 Article - When Is a Changing Pad Not a Changing Pad? When It’s a… BED?! (As published on The Giggle Guide)

3/05/13 Article - Adjusting the Globe's Tilt Just A Little: Foreign and U.S. International Taxpayers After the First Fiscal Cliff of 2013

2/14/13 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Prevails Against Everlast World Boxing Headquarters Corporation and Everlast Worldwide, Inc. on Behalf of Licensing Agent: Appellate Division affirms American Arbitration Association award in long-running dispute related to commissions owed to Joan Hansen & Company, Inc.

1/25/13 Employer Alert - New York Employers Required to Provide Annual Wage Theft Prevention Act Notice by February 1, 2013 (January 2013)

1/17/13 Trusts & Estates Alert - New "Fiscal Cliff" Law Enacts Estate, Gift and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Provisions (January 2013)

1/09/13 Article (German) - Zur Information - Jumpstart Our Business Startups Crowdfunding und der JOBS Act

12/03/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Wins Major Jury Verdict on Behalf of Client in Case That Hinged on Social Media: Jury orders defendant to pay Phillips Nizer client $1 Million reward for the discovery of stolen laptop

11/13/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Achieves Stellar Recognition in the 2013 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers: Firm ranked high in Trusts & Estates, Trademark, Copyright and Family Law

11/13/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Recognized as a "Top Ranked Law Firm" by Fortune Magazine for the Second Consecutive Year: Achieving this accolade was based on a collaboration between Fortune magazine and the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Resource and Directory

11/05/12 Employer Alert - Payment of Wages During Business Closures Resulting From Hurricane Sandy (November 2012)

10/04/12 Article - Choosing New York Law as Governing Law for International Commercial Transactions (Paper)

9/30/12 Article - Why Choose New York Law?

9/21/12 Speaking Engagement - Counsel, Denise J. D'Ambrosio, Featured Panelist at the 20th Section Fall Meeting of the ABA's Environment, Energy and Resources Law Summit (October 2012)

9/21/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Attorneys Recognized as 2012 'Super Lawyers': Lawyers selected for the publication's New York Metro and Business Editions

9/13/12 Speaking Engagement - Monika Jain, Counsel in the Trusts & Estates and Tax Departments Co-Presenter on Strafford Publishing Webinar, "Estate Planning Involving Resident and Non-Resident Aliens" on Thursday, September 20, 2012

9/12/12 Speaking Engagement - Trusts & Estates and Tax Partner, Michael W. Galligan, Joins Panel Presentation on "International Planning" to be held in New York City on Wednesday, September 19, 2012

8/27/12 Article (German) - Zur Information - Das EB-5 Investoren-Visum Der schnelle Weg zur Greencard

8/07/12 New York Lawyer To Lead ABA Environmental Committee: Jon Schuyler Brooks to Chair Environmental Transactions & Brownfields Committee

8/07/12 Article - An Unpaid Internship Can Be an Expensive Proposition

7/09/12 Press Release - Little Fresh Pond Association Officers of Southampton, New York, Secure Summary Victory Against Jay Jacobs: The law firm of Phillips Nizer LLP represented the victorious defendants

6/07/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Opens Law Office in East Hampton, New York: Andrew E. Goldstein, East Hampton resident and Phillips Nizer Senior Counsel, spearheads venture

6/05/12 Article (German) - AGB ohne AGB Gesetz Versteckte Gefahren in U.S. Terms and Conditions of Sale

6/04/12 Trusts & Estates Alert - Use It or Lose It: Act Now to Take Advantage of the $5 Million Gift Tax Exemption in 2012 (June 2012)

6/01/12 Article - A Guide to Crowdfunding for Companies Seeking to Raise Capital

5/31/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Adds Zdzislaw W. Wieckowski to the Corporate & Business Law Department and Securities & Private Placement and International Practices

5/08/12 Article - Protect Your Brand from Cybersquatters

5/04/12 Article - Appropriation Of Photos: Where To Draw The Line - Part 2

4/27/12 Article - Appropriation Of Photos: Where To Draw The Line - Part 1

4/18/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Adds Alan Behr, Intellectual Property Law, Fashion and Technology Attorney, to the Corporate & Business Law Department

3/27/12 Thomas G. Jackson Contributes to Report on the Financial Risks of a Breach of an Organization’s Protected Health Information

3/19/12 Press Release - Monika Jain Joins Trusts & Estates and Tax Departments at New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer: Ms. Jain, a lifetime giving and estate planning practitioner, joins as Counsel, becoming the most recent addition to the Firm in 2012

3/12/12 Article (German) - Zur Information - Geistiges Eigentum in Lizenzierung, Übertragung und Insolvenz zwischen Deutschland und den USA

3/05/12 Press Release - Eric Fishman, Telecom Law Practitioner and Former Federal Communications Commission Attorney, Joins the Corporate & Business Law Department and Technology Practice as a partner

3/05/12 Press Release - Denise J. D'Ambrosio, Former In-House Counsel to State-Owned Power Organization, Joins Environmental and Land Use & Government Relations Practices at Phillips Nizer

2/13/12 Article - MAPP: Minimum Advertised Price Policies

1/23/12 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Announce Promotions in the Trusts & Estates/Tax Departments and Corporate & Business Law Department: Jeffrey Deutsch and Christopher J. Kula Elected to Counsel

1/11/12 Employer Alert - New York Employers Required to Provide Annual Wage Theft Prevention Act Notice by February 1, 2012 (January 2012)

12/19/11 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Mourns the Passing of Their Esteemed Partner, Sheldon "Shelly" Rudoff: Rudoff joined the New York law firm's Corporate Department in 2008

12/12/11 Article - "Licensing in the Fashion and Childrenswear Industries" (originally published by The Giggle Guide)

12/01/11 Article (German) - Zur Information - Diskriminierung nach US Arbeitsrecht- Die gefahrlichsten Fallen im Einstellungsverfahren

11/25/11 Article/Blog Post - "Here are the steps to work in the United States" | A Q&A with Italian daily newspaper, Corriere della Sera (An English Translation)

11/01/11 Phillips Nizer Recognized As One of the "2012 Top Ranked Law Firms" by Fortune Magazine

11/01/11 Accolade - Phillips Nizer Recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers on "Best Law Firms" Ranking

10/31/11 Book Review - "Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts, 3rd Edition" reviewed by Janice Handler from NYSBA Inside newsletter (Fall 2011)

10/27/11 Securities Law Alert - SEC Staff Issues Disclosure Guidance Concerning Cybersecurity (October 2011)

10/10/11 Op-Ed - Litigating in a Stress-Free Zone, as published in the New Jersey Law Journal

9/26/11 Press Release - Thirteen Phillips Nizer Attorneys Selected as 2011 'Super Lawyers': Attorneys represented across seven distinct areas in all three of the law firm's offices

9/21/11 Trademark and Technology Law Alert - Protecting Your Trademark: Preventing the Use of A Registered Trademark in a .xxx Domain Name: Trademark Owners Have Until October 28 to Block the Registration of Their Trademarks as Adult Content Domains (September 2011)

9/20/11 Article - Learning From Gerber's ONESIES® Trademark (originally published by The Giggle Guide)

9/19/11 Michael W. Galligan Joins Members of the New York State Bar Association International Section at the 2011 Seasonal Meeting in Panama

9/05/11 Press Release - Four Phillips Nizer Attorneys Selected as Best Lawyers in America: Family Law partner Elliot J. Wiener, Trusts and Estates partners Donald P. Perry and Michael W. Galligan, and Trusts and Estates senior counsel Howard Bindelglass make the 2012 edition

8/16/11 Phillips Nizer Responds to New York State Supreme Court Ruling: Firm disappointed and disagrees with ruling allowing charter elementary school to relocate within a high school education complex on the Upper West Side of New York City

8/05/11 Article - Can You Prove a Copycat Has Violated a Copyright? (originally published by The Giggle Guide)

8/04/11 Article (German) - Zur Information - US-Punitive Damages: Nicht mehr so schlimm! Rechtsprechung entschärft das Schadensersatzrisiko

7/28/11 Technology & Insurance Law Alert - Insurance Coverage for Cyber Attacks (July 2011)

7/25/11 Press Release - Phillips Nizer Expands Litigation Practice with Three Attorneys: David A. Pellegrino joins as a partner in the New York City office; Two associates also join the department in the New York City and Hackensack offices

7/21/11 Fund Formation & Investment Management Alert - Private Fund Manager Developments (July 2011)

7/15/11 Intellectual Property Alert - Digital Millennium Copyright Act Prohibits Removal or Alteration of Name of Author or Copyright Owner of Photographic Images (July 2011)

6/16/11 Article (German) - Zur Information - Auslandsinvestitionen und nationale Sicherheit - ein politischer und rechtlicher Balance-Akt

6/03/11 International Counsel, Steven H. Thal, Conducts Lecture Seminar on International Contract Negotiations at the University of Munich Law School

5/13/11 Press Release - NYS State Supreme Court Issues Temporary Restraining Order in Brandeis High School Co-Location Litigation

4/18/11 Michael W. Galligan, Ira C. Olshin and Rachel E. Small Join Members of the New York International Law Community for the New York State Bar Association's 3rd Annual Fundamentals of International Practice and Global Law Week, May 10 - 13, 2011.

3/21/11 New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer Selected to Join The International Alliance of Law Firms: The mid-sized firm with two offices in New York and one in New Jersey will be the Alliance's representative for the New York Metropolitan Area

3/01/11 Employer Alert - NYS Wage Theft Protection Act Expands Employer Notice Obligations of Wage-Related Information and Penalties for Failture to Pay Required Wages (March 2011)

2/22/11 Securities Law Alert - SEC Rule Amendments Give Shareholders Advisory Votes on Executive Compensation and Golden Parachute Arrangements (February 2011)

2/18/11 Article (German) - Zur Information - „Qualification as a Foreign Corporation“-Anmeldung eines Unternehmens in mehreren U.S.-Staaten (Winter 2011)

2/09/11 Thomas G. Jackson to Speak as a Featured Panelist at RSA Conference 2011 in San Francisco

2/01/11 Press Release - Appeals Court Extends Artists' Right to Display and Sell in New York City's Parks: Phillips Nizer LLP persuades appeals court to continue injunction against new rules

1/18/11 Tax Alert - New Federal Tax Law Presents Wealth-Transfer Opportunities (January 2011)

12/23/10 George Berger Re-Appointed to Three-Year Term A Member of the Departmental Disciplinary Committee of the Supreme Court Appellate Division First Department

12/17/10 Press Release - Artists Keep Right to Display and Sell in New York City's Parks: Phillips Nizer LLP persuades appeals court to enjoin enforcement of new rules

11/01/10 Article (German) - Zur Information - ,,Piercing the Corporate Veil'' Durchgriffshaftung fur Corporations und Limited Liability Companies nach US-Recht

11/01/10 Article - Handling Terminations and Reductions in Force (NYSBA, Inside, Winter 2010 Vol. 28 No. 3)

10/08/10 Phillips Nizer LLP Hosts Members of the International Association of Practising Lawyers (IAPL) (UK) for 29th Annual Ordinary General Assembly

10/01/10 Article - U.S.A. Tax Effects of a Hindu Undivided Family (LegalEra, India)

9/29/10 Securities Law Alert - Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Adopts New Rules Regarding Proxy Materials (September 2010)

9/20/10 Galligan and Kula Instrumental in Coordinating Joint NYSBA International Section-UIA Cross-Border Transactions Seminar

9/17/10 Press Release - Appeals Court Rejects City's Second Attempt to Vacate Temporary Restraining Order and Re-Impose Restrictions on Artists in Public Parks: Hearing on artists' motion for a preliminary injunction continues on September 20; TRO remains in effect

9/14/10 Press Release - Court Orders New York City to Produce Assistant Parks Commissioner to Testify At Hearing to Halt Enforcement of New Rules Restricting Artists in Parks: Court orders hearing to continue on Wednesday, September 15; TRO remains in effect

9/08/10 Fund Formation & Investment Management Group Alert - SEC Issues Staff Report Recommending Life Settlements Be Defined As Securities

9/01/10 Article - Nexus Between Non-Competition Agreements and Trade Secrets (LegalEra, India)

8/27/10 Press Release - Bloomberg, Benepe, Parks Department and City Slapped with Temporary Restraining Order: Phillips Nizer, acting as pro bono counsel for a group of visual artists, challenges constitutionality and validity of the City's new regulations restricting the number of visual artists in City parks

7/30/10 Article (German) - Zur Information - Die Anerkennung deutscher Urteile in den USA

7/28/10 Fund Formation & Investment Management Group Alert - President Signs Financial Reform Legislation Into Law (July 2010)

6/28/10 Press Release - Helene M. Freeman, Litigator and Entertainment and Intellectual Property Attorney, Joins New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer LLP: The veteran lawyer will continue to represent clients in the entertainment, media and communications industries, and defend against the worldwide exploitation and infringement of creative property.

6/21/10 Securities Law Alert - SEC Staff Declines to Permit a Finder in a Securities Offering to Receive Transaction-Based Compensation Without Being Registered as a Broker-Dealer (June 2010)

6/15/10 Securities Law Alert - Senate Passes the Restoring American Financial Stability Act (June 2010)

5/26/10 Tax Alert - Tax Deadline to Report Foreign Accounts Fast Approaching: FBAR Form Filing Deadline with the U.S. Department of the Treasury is June 30, 2010

5/01/10 Article (German) - Zur Information - Die Treuepflichten der Mehrheitsaktionäre: ein deutsch-amerikanischer Vergleich

4/06/10 Press Release - The Hon. Paul A. Victor, Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Joins Phillips Nizer LLP as Senior Counsel

3/31/10 Press Release - Phillips Nizer LLP Attorney Contributes to Cyber Risk and Security Publication For Corporate Execs: Thomas G. Jackson, Litigation partner and head of Technology Practice, Joins Publishers in Washington D.C. for Launch

3/29/10 Press Release - Phillips Nizer LLP Promotes Seven Attorneys to Counsel

3/18/10 Panel Presentation - "Fashion and The Law" featuring editors and co-authors of the recently released book, Fashion Law: A Guide for Designers Fashion Executives and Attorneys" hosted by Phillips Nizer LLP

2/08/10 Press Release - Jonathan E. Silverblatt Joins the Corporate, Securities & Business Law Department as a Partner: Mr. Silverblatt also joins the Firm's Fund Formation & Investment Management Group

2/04/10 Securities Law Alert - U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission Amends Custody Rule (February 2010)

1/25/10 Article - The New Expatriation Tax Regime: Individuals who sever ties to the United States pay a price (New York Law Journal, January 25, 2010)

1/25/10 Press Release - Richard J. Duffy Joins the Trusts & Estates Department at Phillips Nizer LLP: The seasoned practitioner adds even more depth to the growing department

1/13/10 *URGENT* Estate Planning Alert - Estate Tax Repeal: Does Your Estate Plan Still Work? (January 2010)

1/08/10 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts New Disclosure Rules Concerning Compensation Policies and Practices, Director Qualifications and Related Matters (January 2010)

1/04/10 Press Release - Andrew E. Goldstein, Former SEC Enforcement Attorney, Joins the Corporate, Securities and Business Law Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

12/14/09 Phillips Nizer LLP Represents Commercial Landlord in Largest Office Square Footage Lease in Bergen County, New Jersey in 2009: New Tenant Signs Lease For Over 190,000 sq. ft.

11/30/09 Article (German) - Zur Information - Kreditsicherung durch bewegliches Eigentum im U.S. Recht- ein Wegweiser durch das UCC

11/16/09 Employer Alert - Amendments to New York Labor Law Requires Employers to Provide New Hires Written Notice of Rate of Pay, Overtime and Payday (November 2009)

11/10/09 Speaking Engagement - Partners Marc A. Landis and Sandra A. Riemer, co-presenters on "The Troubled Commercial Real Estate Loan: Workout and Bankruptcy-Related Issues," a CLE course hosted by Herald National Bank in New York City

11/10/09 Employer Alert - Employee's Personal E-Mails with Attorney Using Company's Computers are Privileged (November 2009)

11/01/09 Speech/Remarks - Michael W. Galligan, partner, Trusts & Estates Department and New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) International Section Chair at the Opening of the NYSBA Annual Seasonal Meeting in Singapore on October 26, 2009

10/27/09 Corporate & Business Law | Banking & Finance Alert - New York State Power of Attorney Statute: Impact on Commercial Lenders (October 2009)

10/19/09 Speaking Engagement - N. Ari Weisbrot, Civil and Commercial Litigator presents, "Malpractice & Your Assets: How to Protect Yourself" on October 21, 2009

10/01/09 Article - International Estate Planning for U.S. Citizens: An Integrated Approach (Estate Planning, a Thomson Reuters publication)

9/22/09 Delaware Supreme Court Expands Shareholder Protections: Companies and Transfer Agents May Be Sued for Wrongful "Escheatment"

9/02/09 Article - Special Purpose Condominiums: How They Can Help Building Owners and Investors Maximize Value in Today's Market

8/31/09 Article (German) - Zur Information - Das ,,Safe Harbor'' System: Datenschutz zwischen der EU und den Vereinigten Staaten Mit Vergleich zu Kanada

7/30/09 Speech/Remarks - Michael W. Galligan, partner, Trusts & Estates Department and New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) International Section Chair to the Joint Reception of the Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC), the NYSBA Beijing Chapter and the Beijing Lawyers Association (BLA) Arbitration Committee

6/22/09 Article - Airspace Conveyance Policy Changes (New York Law Journal, June 22, 2009)

6/05/09 Speech - Michael W. Galligan, partner, Trusts & Estates Department and New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) International Section Chair at the First Meeting of the NYSBA India Chapter in New Delhi on June 5, 2009

5/14/09 Tax Alert - IRS Institutes Voluntary Disclosure Program for People with Offshore Accounts (May 2009)

5/12/09 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Rules Requiring Public Companies to Provide Financial Statement Information In An Interactive Electronic Format (May 2009)

4/28/09 Corporate partner and head of Phillips Nizer's French Desk, Stephen D. Kramer, featured in article published in the April 2009 issue of France-Amerique

4/07/09 Sandra A. Riemer Chairs Panel at the 2009 Spring Meeting of the American Bar Association's Business Law Section

4/06/09 Real Estate Law Alert - Court Rules Seller Liable for Payment of Broker Commission on Dead Deal, Despite Clear Language in Contract Making Payment Contingent on Closing of Title (April 2009)

4/01/09 New York State Bar Assocation International Section Faculty Members, Michael W. Galligan and Christopher J. Kula, Spearhead First Annual Fundamentals of International Practice Full-Day MCLE Program in New York City

3/25/09 Jon Schuyler Brooks Joins Other Environmental and Green Building Practitioners, Developers, Advocates at National Brownfield Association "Big Deal" Conference in Phoenix

3/24/09 Employer Alert - U.S. Department of Labor Issues Model COBRA Notices in Connection with the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 (March 2009)

3/04/09 Employer Alert - Employer Requirements Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009: What employers must know about new COBRA rights and premium subsidies

2/27/09 Phillips Nizer LLP Trusts & Estates Department Welcomes Laura B. Schiller as an Associate: The department's newest associate is the second for the firm in three months

2/27/09 Presentation - International e-Discovery Management: U.S. regulation vs. local privacy laws (IQPC 2nd eDiscovery for Financial Services Conference, February 27, 2009)

2/18/09 Speaking Engagement - Sandra J. DuBoff and Henry Condell Address Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights Issues at Chinese American Bankers Association Luncheon

2/01/09 Article - Mining the Roof: An Article on Rooftop Telecommunication Installations and Leases

1/27/09 Elliot E. Falk Joins Real Estate Department as a Partner

12/17/08 IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - Madoff "Ponzi" Scheme

12/09/08 Labor & Employment Law Seminar - "Managing Your Employees: Managing Your Business"

11/05/08 Press Release - Athena M. Mihalos Joins as an Associate in the Matrimonial & Family Law Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

10/30/08 Donald P. Perry, Michael W. Galligan and Howard Bindelglass Selected as "Best Lawyers in America" for 2009

10/21/08 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Significant Amendments to the Rules Governing Foreign Companies That Are Publicly Traded in the United States (October 2008)

10/20/08 Stacey B. Weinberg Joins Trusts & Estates Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

10/13/08 Corporate Law Alert - Beware of "Corporate Compliance" Notices (October 2008)

9/29/08 Article - Transferring Development Rights In New York City (New York Law Journal, September 29, 2008)

9/22/08 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Amendments to Rule 12g3-2(b) to Facilitate Trading By Foreign Private Issuers in the Over-The-Counter Market Without Registration Under the Exchange Act (September 2008)

9/16/08 Sheldon Rudoff Joins the Corporate Department at Phillips Nizer LLP: The respected attorney brings decades of experience in corporate and commercial law to the Corporate and Transactions teams of the full-service, mid-sized law firm

9/05/08 Securities Law Alert - SEC to Require Electronic Filing of Form D and Adopts Significant Changes to the Text of Form D (September 2008)

8/20/08 Employer Alert - New York State Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act ("NYS WARN Act") Signed Into Law (August 2008)

6/30/08 Article - The Chief Judge Clarifies the Role of Attorneys for Children (NYSBA Family Law Review, Summer 2008, Vol. 40, No. 2)

6/04/08 Employer Alert - Supreme Court Permits Race Retaliation Claims Under Section 1981 (June 2008)

5/22/08 Steven H. Thal Elected President of Deutscher Verein New York - German Executive Club

5/18/08 Partners Marc A. Landis and Jon Schuyler Brooks Attend The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Real Estate Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada

5/09/08 Robert P. Borsody Leads Continuing Education Seminars on Healthcare Fraud at the Association of the Bar of the City of New York (The City Bar)

3/31/08 Phillips Nizer Boosts Litigation Department By Adding 'Rising Star' to Their Roster: N. Ari Weisbrot Joins Firm's Hackensack Office

3/03/08 Employer Alert - Department of Labor Proposes Revisions to Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Regulations (March 2008)

3/01/08 Chapter - "Strategies for Enabling Successful Negotiations with Government Agencies and Private Parties," as seen in The Role of an Environmental Lawyer (Aspatore Books)

2/11/08 George Berger Appointed to the Departmental Disciplinary Committee for the Appellate Division, First Judicial Department

2/01/08 Partner Michael W. Galligan Elected Chair-Elect of the New York State Bar Association International Law & Practice Section

1/24/08 Phillips Nizer Secures Brownfield "Gold" for The Arker Companies: Jon Schuyler Brooks, Environmental Practice Co-Chair, Headed Effort for Bronx Project

1/17/08 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Significant Changes to Rule 144 and Rule 145 and Eases Regulatory Burdens for Smaller Public Companies (January 2008)

1/14/08 Jeremy David Richardson Elected to the Partnership at Phillips Nizer LLP

1/07/08 Rebeckah L. Harr Joins Trusts & Estates Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

12/03/07 Crew Schielke Joins Phillips Nizer LLP New Jersey Office as a Litigation Associate

11/01/07 Phillips Nizer LLP Attorneys Marc A. Landis, Daniel M. Kolko and Candice F. Frost to Receive Legal Advocacy Pro Bono Award from Manhattan Legal Services

11/01/07 Article - Collecting Support from a Payor Who Has Filed Under Chapter 11 (The Matrimonial Strategist)

10/23/07 Article/Essay - Foreign Investors In the USA Under Suspicion

10/16/07 Labor & Employment Law Alert - Amendment to New York State Labor Law Requires Written Agreements for Commissioned Salespersons (October 2007)

10/02/07 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts New Rules to Facilitate Termination of Registration and Reporting Obligations of Foreign Private Issuers (October 2007)

9/21/07 Article - Strict Compliance Applies to Letter of Credit Issuers, Too (September/October 2007)

9/17/07 Article - Ties to U.S. and Canada: Differences in taxation of transfers affect bequests and gifts (New York Law Journal, September 17, 2007)

8/28/07 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Amendments to the Proxy Rules to Provide Shareholders with the Ability to Choose the Means By Which They Access Proxy Materials (August 2007)

8/14/07 Phillips Nizer LLP Mourns the Passing of Herbert J. Goodfriend: Counsel in the Firm's Corporate and Trusts & Estates Law Departments

7/30/07 Article - Court-Ordered Psychotherapy In Custody Disputes: Do parties benefit when they are forced to participate? (New York Law Journal, July 30, 2007)

7/30/07 Securities Law Alert - SEC Issues Guidance Regarding Management's Report On Internal Control Over Financial Reporting (July 2007)

7/23/07 Peter A. Holiat Joins Trusts & Estates Law Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

6/29/07 Antitrust Law Alert - U.S. Supreme Court Adopts the "Rule of Reason" Standard for Determining the Legality of Minimum Resale Price Maintenance Policies (June 2007)

6/11/07 Lynne M. Figman Joins Real Estate Law Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

6/01/07 Article - Buying USA: Ways of Minimizing U.S. Transfer Taxes on U.S. Property Interests of Non-U.S. Persons (STEP USA, June 2007)

6/01/07 Article - Chinese Firms' U.S. Financing: Changing Chinese Regs (New York Law Journal, June 1, 2007)

4/30/07 Judy Kramer Joins Trusts & Estates Department at Phillips Nizer LLP

3/28/07 Elliot J. Wiener and Michele A. Silva Receive Certification in Collaborative Law

3/09/07 Article - Strict Compliance Applies to Letter of Credit Issuers, Too (New York Law Journal, March 9, 2007)

3/05/07 Article - Trademark Licensing Agreements: The rights of a debtor/licensee to assume, or assume and assign, are uncertain (New York Law Journal, March 5, 2007)

2/27/07 Securities Law Alert: Update - SEC Adopts Internet Access Method for Delivery of Proxy Materials

2/26/07 Media Mention - Sandra DuBoff quoted in the New York Law Journal's Women In The Law special section

2/13/07 Article - Modern Inheritance Develops in China: U.S. investments are affected by changes in requirements on ownership and disposition of property (New York Law Journal, February 13, 2007)

1/24/07 Peter R. Stambleck Joins Phillips Nizer: Matrimonial & Family Law Department Adds New Associate

1/24/07 Michael W. Galligan Elected Executive Vice-Chair of the International Law & Practice Section of the New York State Bar Association

1/24/07 Securities Law Alert: Update - Internal Control Over Financial Reporting for Smaller Public Companies | Amendment to Section 404 Requirements

1/23/07 Phillips Nizer Elects Two Attorneys to the Partnership: Jeffrey B. Kolodny, Trusts & Estates and Michele A. Silva, Matrimonial & Family Law

1/22/07 Relocation and Expansion Key to Phillips Nizer Client Service in New Hackensack Office: Five Attorneys Join the Litigation, Corporate & Real Estate Departments

1/08/07 New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer Adds Two Attorneys to Corporate Law Department: Steven H. Thal Joins as International Counsel; Christopher J. Kula Joins as an Associate

1/01/07 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves New Rules Regarding Executive Compensation

11/13/06 Speaking Engagement - Robert P. Borsody, Chaired City Bar Program on December 5, "The Future of Retirement Housing in New York: Legal & Practical Issues"

11/10/06 Speaking Engagement - Jon Schuyler Brooks, co-chair of the Environmental Law Practice to Speak at 2006 National Brownfields Conference

11/01/06 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves Amendments to Form 8-K Related to Executive Compensation Disclosure

10/31/06 New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer LLP Announces New Department Chairs: Elliot J. Wiener Chairs Matrimonial & Family Law Department; Marc A. Landis Chairs Real Estate Department

9/29/06 Speaking Engagement - Michael W. Galligan of Phillips Nizer's Trusts & Estates Department to Speak at NYS Bar Association Conference in Shanghai, China: October 18 - 22, 2006

9/25/06 Article - Internet & The Law - Where, Oh Where, Have My Employees Gone Online (New York Law Journal, September 25, 2006)

9/22/06 Speaking Engagement - Marc A. Landis, Chair and Partner of the Real Estate Practice joins panel discussion on "Smart Solutions for Real Estate" on September 22 in New York City.

8/07/06 Article - Reforming the Language of 'Custody' Law (New York Law Journal)

5/05/06 Panel Engagement - Perry S. Galler Serves as Administrator for the New York County Democratic Party Judicial Screening Panel

5/01/06 Article - You Gotta Have A Gimmick: Putting Life Into Your Inn of Court Presentation

4/17/06 Article-"E" is Key: Don’t view e-discovery as a complicated, expensive burden, but as part of an efficient litigation system that everyone can now use.

3/31/06 Elliot H. Lutzker Joins New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer

3/16/06 Speaking Engagement - Steven J. Rabinowitz to Speak at Real Estate Program in New York City.

2/21/06 Speaking Engagement - Sandra A. Riemer featured panelist at NY Institute of Credit and International Women's Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) April Program

1/30/06 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Amendments to the Periodic Report Filing Requirements Under the Exchange Act

1/16/06 Article - Don't Be Took Quick To Label This Case A Dog (New Jersey Lawyer) (PDF)

12/01/05 Article - You Must Remember This: Ten key principles to keep in mind when planning for U.S. clients with non-U.S. family or property, and non-U.S. clients with U.S. family or property (Trusts & Estates magazine) (PDF)

10/20/05 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves New Rules Regarding the Registration, Communications, and Offering Processes Under the Securities Act of 1933, As Amended

10/18/05 Philip Xuan Zhang and Andrew Junping Han Join NY Law Firm Phillips Nizer LLP China Practice

10/10/05 Stephen D. Kramer Joins New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer LLP

10/04/05 Phillips Nizer LLP Partners Featured Speakers at NYS Bar Association International Law and Practice Section 2005 Fall Meeting in London, England

9/12/05 Article - The Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act: Key Information

9/01/05 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Rules and Rule Amendments Relating to Filings by 'Shell Companies'

9/01/05 Corporate Law Alert - Department of the Treasury Adopts Interim Final Rule Under Sec. 352(A) of the Patriot Act for Dealers in Precious Metals, Stones or Jewels

8/02/05 Elliot J. Wiener Named Fellow of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

6/06/05 Article - Our Dual System To Modify Child Support (New York Law Journal)

5/23/05 Phillips Nizer Files Suit On Behalf of Client Against Saks for Improper and Inflated Chargebacks

5/05/05 Jeremy D. Richardson To Serve On Executive Committee of American Apparel & Footwear Association Childrenswear Division

5/01/05 Article - Pitfalls Of Closing Without Certificates Of Occupancy

4/20/05 Alert - Securities Law: SEC Settles Regulation FD Case Involving the Reaffirmation of Earnings Guidance

4/01/05 Article - With Planning, Foreign Purchasers of Real Estate in the United States Can Reduce or Eliminate Estate Taxes

3/04/05 Alert - Possible Liability for Mortgage Lender Closing Without A Final Certificate of Occupancy

1/27/05 Speaking Engagement - Phillips Nizer Attorney Galligan Featured Speaker at NYSBA International Estate Planning Program

1/26/05 Gianni Versace Wins Permanent Injunction and Default Judgments Against Infringers

1/26/05 Phillips Nizer LLP Elects Marc B. Zimmerman to the Partnership

12/01/04 Article - Deposition Notices Require Preparation Not Panic (Women'sBiz.US, December 2004)

11/11/04 Michele A. Silva Joins Matrimonial Department at New York Law Firm Phillips Nizer LLP

11/05/04 Litigation Associate Elizabeth Adinolfi Honored By Local Domestic Violence Center for Pro Bono Work

11/01/04 Article - Should I Litigate or Arbitrate? (Fashion Mannuscript Nov/Dec 2004)

8/26/04 New Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Regulations Regarding Overtime

8/01/04 How to Avoid Employee Discrimination Claims (Part II)

7/09/04 Phillips Nizer's Land Use and Government Relations Practice Grows: Kevin B. McGrath and Boris Saks Join the New York Law Firm

7/01/04 Not-For-Profit Law Reporter Vol. 1 No. 2

7/01/04 Newsletter - Not-For-Profit Law Reporter (Vol. 1, No. 2)

6/25/04 Neil Kleinhandler to Moderate at The New York Tax Study Group, Inc.'s June Meeting

6/01/04 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves Final Rules Concerning Additional Form 8-K Disclosure Requirements and Acceleration of Filing Date

6/01/04 Article - Can "Newly Discovered Evidence" Overturn An Arbitration Award (Fashion Mannuscript Jun/Jul 2004)

6/01/04 Alert - US Sentencing Commission Proposes Stricter Criteria for Corporate Compliance and Ethics Programs

5/19/04 Article - Defending Chargebacks -- Legal Protections (Fashion Mannuscript May 2004)

5/14/04 Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, Manhattan International Development Corporation & Phillips Nizer to Host Panel of Leading Fashion Designers

5/05/04 Donald P. Perry, Chair of Phillips Nizer's Trusts & Estates Department To Be A Featured Speaker at the National Realty Club Program

5/04/04 Phillips Nizer LLP To Participate in LAWorld Legal Network Conference in Madrid

4/15/04 Article - How To Avoid Being Sued In Court For Employee Discrimination (Fashion Mannuscript Apr 2004)

4/01/04 Not-For-Profit Law Reporter Vol. 1 No. 1

4/01/04 Newsletter - Not-For-Profit Law Reporter (Vol. 1, No.1)

3/08/04 Supreme Court Holds That ADEA Does Not Prevent An Employer From Favoring Older Employees Over Those Who Are Younger

3/08/04 Donald L. Kreindler Appointed Member of the Prestigious Board of the Educational Foundation for the Fashion Industries

3/01/04 Making Sense of Four Transatlantic Estate Tax Treaties: US-Netherlands, US-Germany, US-France and US-UK (Spring 2004)

1/14/04 Michael S. Fischman Elected Contract Partner

1/09/04 Securities Law Alert - SEC Staff Issues Interpretive Guidance Concerning Management's Discussion and Analysis (MD&A) of Financial Condition and Results of Operations

1/01/04 Article - Negotiation (Fashion Mannuscript Jan. 2004)

1/01/04 BankruptcyFocus - A Newsletter of the Bankruptcy and Restructuring Group

12/09/03 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves Final Rules Concerning Board Nominating Committee Functions and Communications

11/24/03 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves Revised Corporate Governance Standards for the Nasdaq Stock Market

11/24/03 Securities Law Alert - SEC Approves Revised Corporate Governance Standards for the New York Stock Exchange

11/01/03 Elliot J. Wiener Joins Phillips Nizer's Matrimonial Law Practice

10/31/03 FLAIR: Fashion, Licensing and Intellectual Rights - A News Alert of Phillips Nizer (3rd Ed.)

8/06/03 Corporate Law Alert - The Four C's of Outsourcing

8/04/03 Frank E. Chaney, Former NYC Government Administrator, Joins Phillips Nizer's Government Relations & Public Policy Practice Group

8/01/03 Phillips Nizer LLP Welcomes Frank T. Sutton To Its Trusts & Estates Department

8/01/03 Labor Department Successfully Resolves Demand for Payment Against Major Fashion Client

8/01/03 Phillips Nizer LLP Welcomes Elizabeth A. Adinolfi To Its Litigation Department

8/01/03 Discovery in the Electronic Age: Who Bears the Cost of Locating and Producing e-Mails? (Copyright 2003 International Bar Assn., Committee 12 News)

7/18/03 Phillips Nizer Partner Martin Wasser Negotiates Mattice Superfund Site Settlement

7/01/03 Corporate and Litigation Law Alert - Department of the Treasury Adopts Proposed Rule Under Section 352(a) of the Patriot Act for Dealers in Precious Metals, Stones or Jewels

6/25/03 Banking Alert - Department of the Treasury Adopts Final Rule for Section 326 of the Patriot Act (Customer Identification Programs) for Mutual Funds (June 2003)

6/24/03 Speaking Engagement - Partner George Berger Speaks at the Professional Planners Forum, Ltd. meeting on June 24, 2003 on "Pitfalls in Using Life Insurance"

6/20/03 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Final Rules to Implement Sarbanes-Oxley Provisions Re: Management's Report on Internal Control Over Financial Reporting and Amendments to Officer Certification Requirements (June 2003)

6/03/03 Phillips Nizer hosts breakfast seminar on June 17 entitled, "Dealing with Mold & Moisture: What Every Real Estate Owner Must Know"

5/23/03 Phillips Nizer LLP Adds Several New Attorneys

5/21/03 Galligan Elected Member of International Academy of Estate and Trust Law

5/21/03 Phillips Nizer Wins $3.4 Million Award for the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA)

5/21/03 Department of the Treasury Adopts Final Rule for Section 326 of the Patriot Act (Customer Identification Programs) for Banks

4/03/03 Phillips Nizer hosts a Seminar for the Apparel Industry - "Doing Business in China" on April 30

4/01/03 Roth Article Featured in 'Fashion Center News'

3/12/03 Speaking Engagement - David Jacoby Speaks at Cardozo Law School on Legal Issues in the Fashion Industry on March 31, 2003

3/10/03 Phillips Nizer hosts Seminar - "Hit the Bullseye with a Focused Licensing Program" on March 25 featuring Donald Kreindler, Andrew Tunick and Jonathan Tillem

3/08/03 Phillips Nizer hosts special breakfast presentation to the Chinese-American banking community on March 13 featuring Sandra DuBoff, Michael Galligan and R. Brian Brodrick

2/12/03 Phillips Nizer Handles Important Case Involving New York's Structured Judgement Statute in Court of Appeals of New York

2/01/03 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Final Rules to Implement Sarbanes-Oxley Provisions Re: Auditor Independence, Off-Balance Sheet Arrangements and Aggregate Contractual Obligations, Attorney Conduct Rules and Retention of Records

1/16/03 Phillips Nizer LLP Launches Government Relations & Public Policy Practice Group

1/01/03 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Final Rules to Implement Sarbanes-Oxley Provisions Re: Non-GAAP Financials, Form 8-K Amendments, Trading During Blackout Periods, Financial Experts and Code of Ethics

9/01/02 Securities Law Alert - Acceleration of Periodic Report Filing Dates and Disclosure Concerning Website Access to Reports

9/01/02 Securities Law Alert - Applicability of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to Foreign Issuers

8/01/02 Securities Law Alert - Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (August 2002)

7/31/02 Alice D. Kornfeld Appointed General Counsel of NYC Chapter NAWBO

6/01/02 Securities Law Alert - SEC Proposes New Form 8-K Disclosures and Filing Deadlines; Proposes Requiring Certification of Quarterly and Annual Reports (June 2002)

6/01/02 Article - Injunctions and Attachments in Aid of Arbitration (Fashion Mannuscript Jun 2002)

5/01/02 Securities Law Alert - SEC Adopts Mandatory Electronic Filing for Foreign Issuers (May 2002)

5/01/02 Economic Development Alert - Job Creation and Retention Focus of New York City and State Programs for Service and Manufacturing Companies (May 2002)

5/01/02 Securities Law Alert - SEC Proposes Disclosure Requirements in Management's Discussion and Analysis About the Application of Critical Accounting Policies (May 2002)

4/10/02 Securities Law Alert - SEC Proposes Acceleration of Periodic Report Filing Dates and New Form 8-K Disclosure of Certain Management Transactions (April 2002)

3/01/02 Securities Law Alert - NYSE Liberalized Regulatory Restrictions on Affiliation with Stock Specialists (March 2002)

3/01/02 Trusts & Estates/Gift Tax Law Alert - 2001 Gifts to Trusts: Do You Need to Make a Special Gift Tax Filing By April 15, 2002? - (March 2002)

3/01/02 The Vietnam-U.S. Bilateral Trade Agreement: Opportunities for U.S. Importers and Distributors - (March 2002)

3/01/02 The Cyber Court II - New Procedural Rules in State Courts and Arbitration (March 2002)

3/01/02 The Cyber Court I - Domain Name Litigation by David Jacoby (March 2002)

3/01/02 Article - Added Impetus For Sexual Discrimination Claims Against Companies (Fashion Mannuscript March 2002)

2/01/02 Article - Recoverable Damages for Breach of Sales Contracts (Fashion Mannuscript Feb. 2002)

1/01/02 Article - Can the Arbitrator's Award be Overturned? (Fashion Mannuscript Jan. 2002)

11/16/01 IRS Extends Deadlines For Qualified Retirement Plans to Comply with GUST

11/01/01 Article - Licensing - Legal Issues Requiring Consideration (Fashion Mannuscript Oct 2001)

9/14/01 Insurance Alert - Insurance Issues in the Aftermath of the Events of September 11, 2001

9/01/01 Article - Protecting Your Designs (Fashion Mannuscript Sept. 2001)

8/06/01 Albert H. Wang Joins Phillips Nizer Benjamin Krim & Ballon LLP as Senior Attorney

8/01/01 The August, 2001 issue of the International Bar Association (IBA) Committee 12 (Civil Litigation) newsletter

6/12/01 Harvey F. Milman Joins as Partner Phillips Nizer Benjamin Krim & Ballon LLP

5/16/01 Ariel S. Devine and Asaf S. Hahami Join as Associates Phillips Nizer Benjamin Krim & Ballon LLP

3/20/01 Andrew J. Levinson Joins as Partner Phillips Nizer Benjamin Krim & Ballon LLP


7/01/99 Article - Unconscionable Separation Agreements in New York (Family Law Review, NYSBA)

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