Representation of employers in litigation as well as Federal and State governmental investigations with respect to allegations of wage and hour violations under the Fair Labor Standards Act and the NY Labor Law; American with Disabilities Act; Federal Civil Rights and NYS/NYC Human Rights Laws; and all other forms of employment related issues. We have also counseled executives, managers, and other individuals on all types of employment agreements.
Practical, business-savvy advice to resolve virtually any business dispute, whether through litigation or other means.
Defense of a wide variety of insurance carriers in claims of personal injury.
Representation of insurance carriers in disputes regarding the existence or extent of insurance coverage.
Defense and prosecution of claims of professional malpractice filed against licensed and non-licensed professionals.
Representation of brick-and-mortar and internet-based businesses; website owners; fashion designers; entertainers, artists and entertainment companies; photographers and videographers; and others in claims and litigation regarding advertising claims, intellectual property claims, use of digital images, and trademark disputes. We have been asked to litigate these issues along with local counsel in courts throughout the United States and we are regularly asked to serve as local counsel for out-of-state practitioners with matters pending in the NY area Fderal and State courts.
Defense of municipalities and special districts in claims of personal injury, wrongful death, sexual harassment, hostile workplace, employment discrimination and other labor-related matters.