Recent News - Commercial Litigation


Honig Quoted in NY Post
May 13, 2019 | Construction | Commercial Litigation | Appeals | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
Cheryl Korman, Jeremy Honig and Erez Glambosky successfully obtained an emergency injunction from the Appellate Division, First Department preventing the opening of a homeless shelter in a dangerously, unsafe building. Honig was quoted in the New York Post article, “Judge temporarily blocks ‘Billionaire’s Row’ homeless shelter.” The article discusses New York Mayor Bill de Blasio’s …
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Spero Presents CLE to NYS Bar Association
April 30, 2019 | Bankruptcy
On April 29, 2019, Matt Spero presented a CLE program entitled “Introduction to Bankruptcy” as part of the NYS Bar Association Business Law Section’s all day seminar on Business Law Basics. …
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Schieber and Tare Secure Victory for Good Guy Guarantor
April 18, 2019 | Joshua M. Tare | Evan R. Schieber | Commercial Litigation | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
Rivkin Radler scored a significant victory on behalf of a guarantor under a commercial lease, with important implications for commercial tenants and landlords that may be negotiating commercial leases.  311 West 43rd Venture, LLC v 15th Floor Media LLC et al, Supreme Court, Index No. 650851/2018, involved a dispute over the proper interpretation of the …
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Nassau Ruling Illustrates Tough Consequences for Ignoring Subpoenas
April 15, 2019 | Commercial Litigation
A recent ruling from the Supreme Court of Nassau County illustrates the power of remedies available for enforcing judgments against recalcitrant debtors who refuse to turn over financial information in response to post-judgment discovery demands. The plaintiff-judgment creditor issued a subpoena to the debtor, requesting the production of documents and a deposition from him, as …
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Grill, Korman, Schieber and Gise Win Case Impacting Condo Development Liability
April 9, 2019 | Construction | Commercial Litigation | Appeals | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
A new Appellate Division, First Department ruling has major implications for condominium boards seeking to sue individual members of a sponsor entity for construction defects. Previously, alter ego claims against individual members of the sponsor entity were justified based on the allegation that the developer, which is often a single-purpose entity, did not maintain separate …
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Grill, Schieber, and De La Hoz Secure Summary Judgment Directing Specific Performance
April 4, 2019 | Commercial Litigation | Real Estate, Zoning & Land Use
David M. Grill, Evan R. Schieber, and Catalina E. De La Hoz secured summary judgment directing specific performance of a contract of sale on behalf of our client, the buyer of a multiple-dwelling residence in Brooklyn.  The dispute arose out of a contract of sale that required the sellers to, among other things, obtain, as …
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Del Pizzo Interviewed for Super Lawyers Article
March 20, 2019
Nancy Del Pizzo was interviewed for a Super Lawyers article, “An overview of what New Jersey and federal trademark laws say.” Click here to read full article. …
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Iseman Discusses SDOH with Population Health News
March 13, 2019 | Health Services
Robert Iseman penned a Thought Leaders Corner column for Population Health News in which he makes suggestions regarding how healthcare organizations can manage the social determinants of health (SDOH) within their patient population. Robert noted, among other things, “It is easy for a health system to get carried away in the world of SDOH. It is …
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Rivkin Radler Attorneys Named 2019 New Jersey Super Lawyers
March 13, 2019 | Intellectual Property | Insurance Fraud | Commercial Litigation | Compliance Investigations & White Collar | Trusts & Estates | Privacy, Data & Cyber Law
HACKENSACK, NJ  – – Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that Nancy A. Del Pizzo, Jenna Gabay, and Gene Kang, have been named 2019 New Jersey Super Lawyers.  Del Pizzo was named a Top Rated Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney; and Gabay and Kang were named Rising Stars. A partner in the firm’s Commercial Litigation; …
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Lagios and Wagner Obtain Dismissal of Multiple Causes of Action
March 12, 2019 | Commercial Litigation
James Lagios and Mark Wagner, Jr. obtained the dismissal of a complaint on behalf of their client, a real estate broker, in a suit in which the plaintiff, the purchaser of a residential dwelling, asserted multiple causes of action based on breach of contract, negligent misrepresentation and fraud. The Court found the plaintiffs failed to allege …
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