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Kasowitz Partner Jennifer S. Recine Wins Summary Judgment Dismissal for Owners of Historic Hotel Chelsea

Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Jennifer S. Recine, on behalf of the owners of the iconic Hotel Chelsea in Manhattan, secured dismissal of a lawsuit by a vocal minority of long-term tenants seeking to halt all renovation of the historic property, modify the Certificate of Occupancy to prohibit the use of the building as a hotel and permanently convert it to solely residential use.

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Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Quoted in O, The Oprah Magazine Article: “The Most Common Reasons for Divorce, According to Marriage Counselors”

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock are quoted extensively in O, The Oprah Magazine article, “The Most Common Reasons for Divorce, According to Marriage Counselors.”

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Kasowitz Files Lawsuit against Bancorp For Refusing to Honor Market Disruption Clause Triggered By Coronavirus Pandemic in $900 Million Securitization Deal

On Monday, May 25, 2020, Kasowitz Benson Torres, on behalf of investment fund Cascade Funding, LP - Series 6, filed a complaint in the Commercial Division of the Supreme Court, New York County, against The Bancorp Bank, a national bank with $4.4 billion in assets, for breach of a contract under which Cascade was to purchase from Bancorp, for securitization, a pool of $900 million in commercial mortgage loan assets.

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Paul M. “Tad” O’Connor, Christian T. Becker and Jeffrey Ephraim Glatt Co-Author “COVID-19 and the Future of Business Contracts”

Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Paul M. “Tad” O’Connor and Christian T. Becker and associate Jeffrey Ephraim Glatt have co-authored “COVID-19 and the Future of Business Contracts,” published in the New York Law Journal.

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Kelly A. Frawley Quoted in Fox News Article: “Kristin Cavallari, Jay Cutler Chose a ‘Conspicuous Time,’ to Announce Divorce, Legal Expert Claims”

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Kasowitz Names Kirsten C. Jackson as LCLD Fellow and Carolina Diaz-Martinez as LCLD Pathfinder

Kasowitz Benson Torres is pleased to announce that partner Kirsten C. Jackson has been selected to represent the firm in the 2020 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (“LCLD”) program as a Fellow and associate Carolina Diaz-Martinez has been selected to participate as a Pathfinder.

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Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Co-Author “How Co-Parenting Apps Can Make Family Life Easier”

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock have co-authored “How Co-Parenting Apps Can Make Family Life Easier” published in Forbes.

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Kasowitz Obtains Appellate Victory in Bail Remission Pro Bono Case

Kasowitz Benson Torres has secured an appellate win for a pro bono client whose pro se claim for the return of $15,000 in cash bail she had posted on behalf of her boyfriend was denied by the trial court.