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Lawline Names Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock among Top Women Faculty of 2019

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock have been named Top Women Faculty of 2019 by Lawline, a platform for online continuing legal education.

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COVID-19: The U.S. Department of Labor Issues Guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

The U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) Wage and Hour Division has issued guidance to employers and employees regarding the paid leave requirements under the recently enacted federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”).

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Kasowitz Represents Land & Sea Development in NYC Real Estate Development Project

Kasowitz Benson Torres represented Land & Sea Development, owner of the property located at 147-07 94th Avenue in Jamaica, Queens, in negotiating a ground lease with affordable housing developers Phoenix Realty and Artimus Construction.

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Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock Co-Author “Divorce During COVID-19: Is Now the Right Time to Move Forward with Divorce?”

Kasowitz Benson Torres matrimonial and family law partners Kelly A. Frawley and Emily S. Pollock have co-authored “Divorce During COVID-19: Is Now the Right Time to Move Forward with Divorce?” published in Thrive Global, a company founded by Arianna Huffington to help individuals, companies and communities improve their well-being and performance.

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CARES Act: $349 Billion Paycheck Protection Program Guidance

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Congress passed and the President signed into law the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act’’ or the ‘‘CARES Act” on March 27, 2020.

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Kasowitz, on Behalf of Fintiv, Defeats Apple’s Rehearing Request in Federal Circuit Court of Appeals

In another major setback for Apple in Fintiv, Inc.’s patent infringement lawsuit, Kasowitz Benson Torres defeated Apple’s request for rehearing by the entire Federal Circuit Court of Appeals of a three-judge panel’s earlier decision affirming the trial court’s refusal to transfer the case from Texas to Apple’s home district in California.

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Webcast: Impact of COVID-19 on Real Estate and Hospitality Transactions and Projects

Kasowitz Benson Torres partners Paul M. “Tad” O’Connor III and Jennifer McDougall will be the featured speakers on “COVID-19 and Force Majeure: Potential Impact on Transactions and Projects in Real Estate and Hospitality,” a one-hour briefing webcast hosted by Practising Law Institute.

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Kenneth R. David Discusses Potential Exploitation of “MAC” Clauses in the Wake of Coronavirus

Kasowitz Benson Torres partner Kenneth R. David will be the featured speaker on “Impact of Coronavirus: Recalcitrant Lenders May Exploit “MAC” Clauses to Avoid Commitments,” a one-hour briefing webcast hosted by Practising Law Institute.