Kasowitz represented TPG, one of the largest private equity firms in the world, in a Texas action seeking injunctive relief against Adam Levine, former Deputy Press Secretary for George W. Bush, in connection with his breach of a confidentiality agreement.
Kasowitz Secures Partial Summary Judgment for Emmet & Co. and First Manhattan
Kasowitz has secured partial summary judgment on behalf of clients Emmet & Co. and First Manhattan Co. in a case arising out of the partial redemption by Catholic Health East, a multi-institutional health system, of “defeased” municipal bonds, which paid above-market interest rates.
New York Appellate Division Upholds Reinstatement of ACA Financial Suit Against Goldman Sachs
Kasowitz secured victory on behalf of bond insurer ACA Financial Guaranty in its $120 million fraud suit accusing Goldman Sachs of fraudulently inducing ACA to issue a financial guaranty for Goldman's notorious ABACUS CDO.
Kasowitz Secures Second Circuit Victory in Loreley Financing Fraud Suit Against Wells Fargo
Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP has secured a win for Loreley Financing, a collateralized debt obligation (CDO) investor that lost billions of dollars following the collapse of the residential mortgage market in 2007.
Kasowitz Secures Complete Dismissal for Global A&T in Suit Over $500+M Debt Swap
Kasowitz secured complete dismissal for Global A&T Electronics, a Singapore-based semiconductor company, in a challenge brought by a large group of noteholders concerning a $500+ million debt exchange transaction. The court held that nothing prevented GATE from implementing the debt exchange.
Marc Kasowitz Listed Among 2014-2015 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America
Marc E. Kasowitz has been listed among the 2014-2015 Lawdragon 500 “Leading Lawyers in America.”
John Berlinski Speaks at CalCPA’s Entertainment Industry Conference
Kasowitz partner John Berlinski spoke at the Entertainment Industry Conference presented by the CalCPA Education Foundation in Los Angeles.
Kasowitz Defeats Consulting Firm’s Motion to Dismiss Copart's Fraud and Related Claims
A federal court in the Eastern District of California denied in its entirety a motion to dismiss filed by Sparta Consulting, the defendant in a failed software implementation case.