October 29, 2019

Solbakken quoted in Law360 regarding lawsuit by client, former Apollo executive, against the investment giant.

On May 31, 2019, Lisa C. Solbakken commented inLaw360 about Arkin Solbakken LLP’s representation of its client in a $1.5 billion suit against an investment giant. The full article can be viewed here.
September 26, 2019

Solbakken quoted in NYLJ regarding tax blunder by clients’ former employer and its counsel Weil Gotshal

After revelations that WeilGotshal knew that its client had mishandled deferred compensation sums owed to Arkin Solbakken LLP clients, Lisa C. Solbakken requested a conference before the Hon. Peter Sherwood. The full article can be viewed here.
November 19, 2018

Solbakken Comments in Law360 Article disputing “Apollo’s alleged ‘proof’

Lisa C. Solbakken, an attorney with Arkin Solbakken LLP representing Siddiqui, disputed the notion that the new emails represent proof that Siddiqui acted unlawfully. The full article can be viewed here.
November 3, 2017

Robert Angelillo comments in the New York Post in connection with representation of news outlet in defamation lawsuit.

On November 1, 2017, Robert C. Angelillo commented in the New York Post in connection with Arkin Solbakken LLP’s representation of a client in a defamation lawsuit against a high-profile billionaire.  The full article can be viewed here.
February 13, 2017

A Recent Case Signals Expanded Lien Law Protections For Subcontractors In New York City

A recently-decided case in the State Supreme Court in New York City named The Ideal Supply Co., Inc. v. Interstate Fire Protection, Inc. appears to have opened the door for subcontractors who are not getting paid by their contractors to bring new claims under the New York Lien Law. The full article can be found here.
February 6, 2017

The ‘Panama Papers’ And You. Part Two

LAW JOURNAL NEWSLETTERS By Stanley S. Arkin and Robert C. Angelillo Editor’s Note: Last month, the authors began a discussion of the legal consequences of the release of the so-called “Panama Papers,” a trove of more than 11.5 million documents a whistleblower gave to a reporter at the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ) in Spring 2016. The documents detail how certain wealthy people — including foreign government leaders — hid assets in offsore entities created by Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonesca for clients allegedly seeking to avoid taxation in their home countries. Since the release of the Panama Papers, several […]