<![CDATA[Tarter Krinsky & Drogin]]> http://tarterkrinsky.com 1800 <![CDATA[Remembering Our Friend and Colleague Kevin Groarke]]> Tarter Krinsky & Drogin is deeply saddened by the loss of our partner and colleague Kevin Groarke, who passed away suddenly on January 8.

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<![CDATA[Laurie Stanziale Appointed Vice Chair of CREW New York Program Committee]]> Construction partner Laurie Stanziale was appointed vice chair of the of CREW New York Program Committee. Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) New York is dedicated to the advancement of professional women in commercial real estate through networking, education and leadership development.

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<![CDATA[Amy Goldsmith Interviewed on Intellectual Property Practice and Vistage Membership]]> Intellectual Property co-chair Amy Goldsmith was interviewed by Vistage regarding her practice and her membership in the organization. Vistage is a leading advisory and executive coaching organization for CEOs, business owners and leaders.

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<![CDATA[Roxanne Levine Quoted on the Implications of Changes to H-1B Visas Under the Trump Administration in a New York Times Article ]]> Immigration partner Roxanne Levine was quoted in a New York Times article titled, "Under Trump, Wall of Red Tape Hinders Legal Immigration,” which explores the implications of the tightening of U.S. immigration policies under the Trump administration, particularly with respect to requests for evidence in the L-1 and H-1B visa programs.

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<![CDATA[David Pfeffer Quoted in Real Estate Weekly on Opioid Crisis in Construction Sector]]> Construction practice chair David Pfeffer was quoted in a Real Estate Weekly article, "U.S. Opioid Crisis Putting Focus on Construction Sector Drug Testing.” The article explores the issue of adding mandatory drug testing to the NYC Council’s construction safety bill as part of improved training standards for construction workers, but this remains a tension point between organized labor and merit shop workers.

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<![CDATA[Laurent Drogin Quoted on Wage Settlements in Bloomberg Law]]> Labor and Employment chair Laurent Drogin was quoted in “Scrutiny of Wage Settlements Reshapes Litigation Strategy” for Bloomberg Law. In the article, Laurent addressed greater scrutiny by courts when parties reach a settlement in Fair Labor Standards Act cases.

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<![CDATA[Bloomberg Big Law Business Highlights Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Novel Professional Development Efforts in Feature Article]]> Bloomberg Big Law Business featured Tarter Krinsky & Drogin in a feature story, "Improv, Golf Lessons All in a Day’s Work at This Firm.” The article highlighted TKD’s GOAL (Go Out Learn and Lead) Program, which encourages and sponsors employees to undertake a professional development goal or learning objective each year to enhance their skills. The article noted that TKD is unique in that in provides the GOAL opportunity to every employee annually, both lawyers and staff, which are hallmarks of TKD’s inclusive and supportive culture.

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<![CDATA[Laurent Drogin Quoted in Washington Post on Companies Taking Fast Action in Terminating Employees Over Sexual Misconduct Accusations]]> Labor & Employment chair Laurent Drogin was recently quoted in an Associated Press article, which was featured in the Washington Post, among other media outlets. In the article, Laurent addressed why companies are taking fast, decisive action against employees, no matter how "high profile" or important to an organization they may be, when accusations related to sexual misconduct are made.

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<![CDATA[Debra Bodian Bernstein Appointed to Steering Committee of Harpur Law Council at Binghamton University]]> Counsel Debra Bodian Bernstein has been appointed to a three-year term on the Steering Committee of the Harpur Law Council by the Dean of Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University.

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<![CDATA[Happy Thanksgiving from Tarter Krinsky & Drogin!]]> On behalf of everyone at TKD, we would like to wish our clients and friends a Happy Thanksgiving. The holiday season is the perfect time to share with you a collection of our own favorite recipes by our lawyers and staff. We hope you enjoy them!

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<![CDATA[Globest.com Highlights Arrival of Karen Schwimmer to TKD’s Growing Real Estate Practice]]> Globest.com noted the arrival of Karen Schwimmer to the firm in its Northeast Middle Market Digest. The article notes that Karen joined the firm as an associate in the Real Estate practice and that she represents owners, operators and developers in the acquisition, financing, leasing, development and disposition of property.

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<![CDATA[Rocco Cavaliere Selected for the Lexis Practice Advisor’s Expert Panel ]]> Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring partner Rocco Cavaliere has been selected to serve on the Expert Panel of the Lexis Practice Advisor, a resource for attorneys and in-house counsel. In this role, Rocco will contribute first-hand knowledge and perspectives regarding the current legal environment and trends in the bankruptcy field.

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<![CDATA[Karen Schwimmer Joins Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Growing Real Estate Practice]]> Tarter Krinsky & Drogin is pleased to announce the arrival of Karen Schwimmer as an associate in the Real Estate practice as we continue to grow to meet client needs. Karen represents owners, operators and developers in the acquisition, financing, leasing, development and disposition of property. She also assists lenders with commercial real estate loan transactions, and cooperative and condominium boards with governance issues.

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<![CDATA[David Pfeffer Quoted in Commercial Observer Article on the Increase of Private Equity Funds Getting Involved in Ground-Up Developments]]> Construction chair David Pfeffer was recently quoted in a Commercial Observer article, "Putting on Developers’ Hard Hats, Private Equity Managers Break Risky New Ground.” The article discusses the increase in real estate private equity funds that are making ground-up development a prominent part of their business strategy.

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<![CDATA[Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Construction, Real Estate and Labor and Employment Practices Recognized by 2018 U.S. News Best Law Firms]]> Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Construction, Real Estate and Labor and Employment practices have been named to the 2018 U.S. News Best Law Firms list. The U.S. News Best Law Firms rankings are based on an evaluation process which includes client and lawyer evaluations, peer review and review of information submitted by law firms in the formal submission process.

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<![CDATA[Tarter Krinsky & Drogin’s Construction Practice Has Pulse on Brooklyn’s Burgeoning Cultural Scene]]> Several notable Brooklyn development projects have one thing in common – middle-market, full-service law firm Tarter Krinsky & Drogin has helped the principals avoid various legal potholes and set the projects on the road to completion. The firm’s top-ranked Construction practice partners with clients on some of the most significant development projects in New York and elsewhere across the United States.

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<![CDATA[Tarter Krinsky & Drogin Expands Construction Practice with Addition of Three Lawyers]]> Tarter Krinsky & Drogin continues to strategically grow its practices to meet the growing needs of its clients. Michael E. Camporeale joined the firm as an associate in the Construction and Real Estate practices, and Tara McDevitt and Sean Scuderi joined the firm as associates in the Construction practice.

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<![CDATA[Interview with Alan Tarter on TKD’s Innovative Cost-Saving Measures Featured in Media]]> TKD Managing Partner Alan Tarter was recently featured in an article, “The Cost Variable: How a New York City-Based Law Firm Keeps its Costs Under Control,” which appeared in Disruptive Cost Savings magazine, a guide to forward-thinking frugality for small- and mid-size businesses. In the article, Alan discussed some of the innovative cost-saving strategies implemented by TKD, which speaks to the firm's value proposition.

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<![CDATA[Tarter Krinsky & Drogin Expands Real Estate Practice With Addition of Kevin Groarke as Partner]]> Tarter Krinsky & Drogin announced today that Kevin Groarke has joined the firm as a partner in its Real Estate practice. His arrival bolsters the firm’s core strengths in complex real estate transactions for domestic and international clients. 

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<![CDATA[Joann Palumbo Named Alumna of Distinction by SUNY Oneonta]]> Joann Palumbo has been named an Alumni of Distinction from The SUNY Oneonta Alumni Association. Joann was recognized along with other alumni from various fields.

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