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New York Law Journal - Biden Administration Increasingly Focused on Crypto Exchanges, By: Ilene Jaroslaw, Matthew L. Levine, Jeremy B. Siegfried 

The Biden Administration has increasingly focused on cryptocurrency exchanges by ramping up its monitoring and enforcement across various agencies. This article will review some recent developments at these regulatory and prosecutorial agencies.


Phillips Nizer Statement on Protest Rally

November 4, 2021:  Phillips Nizer Statement on Protest Rally from Managing Partner Marc A. Landis 


Phillips Nizer Family Law Alert: New York’s New Law on Pet Custody in Divorce Proceedings: Who Gets the Family Pet?  

On October 25, 2021, Governor Kathy Hochul signed into law a new statute, requiring that the “best interest” of a divorcing couple’s pet or companion animal be considered when awarding custody to a spouse, and applying many of the same factors considered in determining child custody. 


In Memoriam: Senior Counsel and Former Partner Stuart A. Summit

It is with great sadness that we honor the memory of our dear friend and retired partner, Stuart A. Summit.  


Phillips Nizer Adds Trademark & Copyright Partner Charles LaPolla

Phillips Nizer LLP is pleased to announce that Charles P. LaPolla, a leading trademark and copyright attorney, has joined the firm as a partner in its New York office.


New York Law Journal Fashion Law Special Report: "The Long, Slow Road to Protecting Fashions by Copyright," by Alan Behr