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Arkin Solbakken LLP Successfully Defeats Seed Investor’s Effort to Impose a Temporary Restraining Order and Preliminary Injunction

Arkin Solbakken LLP successfully defended its hedge fund client against a seed investor’s efforts to impose a Temporary Restraining Order and Preliminary Injunction, avoiding a premature redemption that carried with it the potential to force the fund into dissolution. Dolmetsch, Christian. “Meredith Whitney Wins Early Victory in Fund Survival War,” Bloomberg, February 26, 2015.

Arkin Solbakken LLP Obtains Complete Dismissal of All Contract and Employment Claims Asserted in Three Consolidated Cases

Arkin Solbakken LLP prevailed on a pre-trial motion to preclude testimony and thereby obtained complete dismissal of all contract and employment termination claims asserted against its corporate client.

Davidian and Reisen Named 2014 New York Metro Rising Stars

Deana Davidian and Alex Risen were selected to the 2014 New York Metro Rising Stars list of Super Lawyers magazine. Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, with selection based upon independent research, peer nominations and […]

Arkin Solbakken LLP Obtains Complete Dismissal of All Claims Against its Client in FINRA Arbitration

After a two-day arbitration at FINRA in New York City, Arkin Solbakken LLP obtained the complete dismissal of all claims against its FINRA member client. The claimant had asserted a claim to bonus compensation and severance payments under theories of breach of contract, unjust enrichment, estoppel and New York Labor Law.

Arkin Solbakken LLP Motion Papers Identified as Notable Submission by New York Commercial Litigation Insider

Arkin Solbakken LLP’s motion papers were identified as a notable submission by the New York Commercial Litigation Insider dated May 20, 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 […]

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.

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.

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.

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 […]