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Robert C. Angelillo to be Chairman of the Construction Law Committee

The Firm is proud to announce that Robert C. Angelillo has been selected as the next Chairman of the Construction Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association.

Arkin Solbakken LLP Obtains Voluntary Dismissal of All Claims Against Client

On March 21, 2018, Plaintiffs in the action styled Guo Wengui, et al. v. Zheng Wu a/k/a Bruno Wu,  18-cv-00845 (E.D.N.Y. 2018) filed a Notice of Voluntary Dismissal in connection with all claims brought against Arkin Solbakken LLP client Bruno Wu.  This filing followed Mr. Wu’s motion to dismiss Plaintiffs’ Complaint, which argued, inter […]

Robert C. Angelillo is the program chair for a CLE seminar at the New York City Bar Association

Robert C. Angelillo is the program chair for a CLE seminar at the New York City Bar Association entitled Litigating Construction Project Disputes – 201 on November 15, 2017, 6-9 p.m.  Click here for more details.

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.

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 […]

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.

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

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 […]

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