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Kasowitz Defends Fortress Investment Group Subsidiary against Billion Dollar RICO and Antitrust Claims

Kasowitz represents FIG LLC, a subsidiary of asset manager Fortress Investment Group LLC in an action in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York brought by Leslie Dick Worldwide Ltd. and Leslie Dick.

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New York Supreme Court Grants Injunctive Relief to Investors in Money-Market Fund That "Broke the Buck"

Kasowitz filed an action in New York Supreme Court seeking injunctive relief and damages against the Reserve International Liquidity Fund on behalf of investment company Caxton International Ltd. and other investors.

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Second Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Action Against Kasowitz Client Massachusetts General Hospital

The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed the dismissal of an action against Kasowitz clients The Massachusetts General Hospital, General Hospital Corporation, Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, Inc., and Partners Healthcare System, Inc. for lack of personal jurisdiction.

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New Jersey Appellate Division Affirms the Grant of Summary Judgment to Kasowitz Client Ticona Polymers

The New Jersey Appellate Division affirmed the grant of summary judgment in favor of Kasowitz client Ticona Polymers, Inc. in a case concerning Solutia, Inc.'s claim that Ticona wrongfully terminated a nylon salt supply contract in 2002.

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Court Rules in Favor of Kasowitz Clients Steel Los and Brook Corporation, Sets Aside Condemnation at Bethpage Power Plant

New York Supreme Court ruled that the New York Power Authority exceeded its eminent domain power in condemning the Long Island property of Kasowitz clients Steel Los and Brook Corporation.

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District Court of Ohio Denies Motion to Dismiss Claims for Negligent Misrepresentation and Violation of Ohio Blue Sky Laws

In one of the first decisions involving claims against a ratings agency after the latest international credit crisis, the District Court of Ohio denied Moody's Investor Services' motion to dismiss negligent misrepresentation.

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Kasowitz Wins Partial Summary Judgment Dismissing Toxic Tort Claims

In a groundbreaking decision, Judge Donald S. Goldman of Essex County, New Jersey Superior Court granted partial summary judgment to Kasowitz client Celanese Ltd. in an action against Celanese for serious injuries allegedly arising from plaintiffs' alleged exposure to hazardous materials manufactured by Celanese.

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Waste Management Files Lawsuit Against SAP for Fraud in the Licensing and Implementation of Defective Software

Kasowitz is representing Waste Management in a lawsuit filed on March 20 against leading enterprise software companies SAP America and SAP AG.