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May 8, 2017

Arkin Solbakken LLP Wins Judgment Requiring Officer Advancement

Arkin  Solbakken LLP successfully moved for summary adjudication of the obligations of EMSI Holding Corp. to advance legal fees and related costs incurred by former EMSI officers Mark Davis and Robert Brook.  The Memorandum Opinion of Vice Chancellor Slights, styled Davis v. EMSI Holding Company, C.A. No. 12854-VCS (Del. Ch. May 3, 2017), may be read here.
February 2, 2017

Robert Angelillo is on the faculty presenting the Construction Contract Workshop

Robert Angelillo is on the faculty presenting the Construction Contract Workshop on March 23, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza White Plains, 66 Hale Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601.  It will be an interesting and informative day for contractors, engineeers, architects and other construction industry professionals.  Please click here for more details.
February 2, 2017

Arkin Solbakken LLP recognized in Best Lawyers, Business Edition, 2016

September 16, 2016

Arkin Solbakken LLP Brings Suit Against Fund Administration Giant

Arkin Solbakken LLP recently brought suit against fund administration giant SS&C, Inc.   The Complaint, which is publicly available, is attached here.
August 30, 2016

Arkin Solbakken LLP Successfully Defends ERISA Decision Before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals

On August 30, 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit confirmed that putative plaintiff failed to adequately allege that Arkin Solbakken LLP’s client fell within the purview of ERISA’s definition of a fiduciary.  The Court of Appeals further determined that the Complaint failed to articulate facts that would allow for the plausible inference of aiding and abetting liability.  All counts filed against AS LLP’s client were dismissed.
August 22, 2016

Robert Angelillo has joined the online faculty for CLE provider Lawline

Robert Angelillo has joined the online faculty for CLE provider Lawline and presented his first program, Navigating the Minefield of the New York Lien Law, on July 22, 2016.  Click here for further information about the presentation. Below are two clips from the presentation: Intro to Mechanics’ Liens   Private Liens