January

January 28, 2014

Solbakken Comments On Lawsuit To Media Outlets Across The Country

Arkin Solbakken LLP represents a founder of a motorcycle company in connection with a lawsuit against one of its co-founders claiming the right to buy back his stock pursuant to a purported stock repurchase agreement.  Lisa C. Solbakken commented on the lawsuit to media outlets across the country, announcing that Arkin Solbakken LLP’s client “has rejected the company’s claim and plans to countersue.”  Solbakken further advised that the purported stock agreement is “the product of a fraudulent scheme to dilute [Arkin Solbakken’s] client’s interest in the company.” The following is a selection of articles with quotes from Solbakken, with links […]
January 28, 2014

Arkin Solbakken LLP Achieves Full Win In Arbitration

After a hearing on the merits before the American Arbitration Association, Arkin Solbakken LLP  prevailed on each one of its client’s legal claims against the fund with which its client was formerly affiliated,  leading to an award of both management fees and carry.  The counterclaims against Arkin Solbakken LLP’s client were dismissed.
January 28, 2014

Solbakken Is Panelist At Forum Addressing Transitions In The Financial Services Industry

On October 24, 2013, Lisa C. Solbakken was a panelist at a forum addressing transitions in the financial services industry. The panel was part of a CLE program presented by the New York City Bar Association.
January 28, 2014

Arkin Solbakken LLP Recently Obtained Summary Judgement In Favor Of Its Client In A Multi-Million Breach Of Contract Case

Arkin Solbakken LLP recently obtained summary judgment in favor of its client in a multi-million dollar breach of contract case.  In related enforcement proceedings, Arkin Solbakken LLP uncovered an elaborate scheme to dissipate assets to frustrate payment of this judgment leading to a favorable settlement.
January 28, 2014

Arkin Recognized As Top Lawyer In 2013 Super Lawyers Magazine

Stanley S. Arkin was recognized as a Super Lawyer in the 2013 Super Lawyers Magazine.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.  This is the eighth year in a row that Arkin received this recognition.
January 28, 2014

Arkin Comments In The Wall Street Journal In Connection With Representation Of Wall Street Analyst

On October 10, 2013, Stanley S. Arkin commented in The Wall Street Journal in connection with Arkin Solbakken LLP’s representation of a client who is closing a broker-dealer unit at her firm and starting a hedge fund.  The full article can be viewed here.