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March 31, 2020

Arkin Solbakken LLP is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women Presidents’ Educational Organization, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the Women Presidents’ Educational Organization is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women. By including women-owned businesses among their suppliers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier diversity programs.
March 30, 2020

Arkin Solbakken LLP is pleased to announce that Deana Davidian has become a Partner of the Firm.

March 11, 2020

Lisa Solbakken Named 2020 International Advisory Experts Award Winner

Lisa Solbakken is recognized with the 2020 International Advisory Experts Award in the area of New York for Contract and Securities Law.  International Advisory Experts (“IAE”) is a global alliance of well-established and experienced legal, financial and consulting firms that are committed to providing clients with specialist solutions for their international business requirements.
February 26, 2020

Tillage Commodities Fund, L.P Sustains Claims Against Fund Administration Giant

Arkin Solbakken LLP represents Tillage Commodities Fund, L.P. in a suit regarding cyber wire fraud. The full article from the New York Law Journal can be viewed here.
February 21, 2020

Arkin Solbakken LLP Obtains Dismissal of Claims Seeking Billions of Dollars From a Prominent Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

On December 18, 2019, the Supreme Court of the State of New York dismissed all of Plaintiffs’ claims in the action styled Guo Wengui, et al. v. Sam Nunberg, et al., Index No. 162069/2018 (N.Y. Sup. Ct. N.Y. Cnty.), seeking billions of dollars from Arkin Solbakken LLP client Dr. Bruno Wu, a prominent entrepreneur and philanthropist.  The Court’s order was issued as a result of Dr. Wu’s motion to dismiss Plaintiffs’ Complaint, which argued, among other things, that the act of state doctrine barred all of Plaintiffs’ non-defamation claims, that the Court lacked jurisdiction over Dr. Wu with respect to […]
July 15, 2018

Apollo Global Management LLC Sued for Unfair Competition 

On July 12, 2018, Arkin Solbakken LLP filed a law suit against Apollo Global Management LLC, Leon Black, and others on behalf of its client, Caldera.  The Complaint, which is publicly available, may be accessed here.