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Arkin Comments In The Wall Street Journal In Connection With Representation Of Wall Street Analyst

On October 10, 2013, Stanley S. Arkin commented in The Wall Street Journal in connection with Arkin Solbakken LLP’s representation of a client who is closing a broker-dealer unit at her firm and starting a hedge fund.  The full article can be viewed here.

Arkin Interviewed About Legal Implications Raised By Edward Snowden’s Conduct

On July 31, 2013, Stanley S. Arkin was interviewed about the legal implications raised by Edward Snowden’s conduct.  In particular, Arkin discussed the legal issues implicated when one country gives asylum to someone who is a defendant in the United States in a criminal case.  The full interview can be viewed here.

Arkin Comments In The New York Daily News About SEC Insider Trading Charges

On July 19, 2013, Stanley S. Arkin commented in the New York Daily News about the Securities and Exchange Commission’s charges against hedge fund manager Steven A. Cohen.  The article states, “‘Considering the intense focus on Cohen and the extraordinary amount of government resources directed at him, that he is named in a civil, not […]

Arkin Comments In The New York Times About New York’s Criminal Defense Market

On June 30, 2013, Stanley S. Arkin commented in The New York Times about the changes in New York’s criminal defense market.  The article notes that Arkin, alongside a select group of criminal defense lawyers, “dominated the market for white-collar cases” in the 1970s and 1980s.  The article goes on to state, “‘For guys like […]

Arkin Comments In The New York Times In Connection With Pending Lawsuit Over Contested Child Support Claims

On April 25, 2013, Stanley S. Arkin commented in the New York Times about Arkin Solbakken’s representation of its client in connection with a litigation currently pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York over over child support claims.  The full article can be viewed here.

Arkin Solbakken LLP Prevails On Motion To Dismiss In New York State Supreme Court

Arkin Solbakken LLP recently filed motions to dismiss all causes of action against its clients in a shareholder derivative lawsuit pending in New York State Supreme Court, including causes of action for production of books and records, an accounting, wrongful termination, extortion, conversion, breach of fiduciary duties, fraud, breach of contract, abuse of process, […]

Arkin Solbakken LLP Prevails On Motion to Dismiss And For Sanctions In New York State Supreme Court

Arkin Solbakken LLP recently obtained dismissal of all causes of action against its client arising out of its purported failure to sell collateral at market value and produce various documents.  At Arkin Solbkaken LLP’s request, the Court further awarded sanctions on the grounds that the claims at issue were frivolous.  On April 11, 2013, the […]

Arkin Solbakken LLP Obtains Summary Judgment On Over Forty Causes Of Action In A Shareholder Derivative Suit

In December, 2012, Arkin Solbakken LLP filed a motion for summary judgment seeking dismissal of over forty causes of action against its clients, including causes of action for alleged tortious interference, breach of contract, fraud, breaches of fiduciary duty, and unjust enrichment. On September 24, 2012, the Court entered a Decision and Order granting […]

Solbakken Comments In Wall Street Journal On Partnership Dispute Among Owners Of A Real Estate Brokerage

On October 1, 2012, Lisa C. Solbakken commented in the Wall Street Journal about a lawsuit involving a partnership dispute among owners of a real estate brokerage in which Arkin Solbakken LLP’s client is a party.  The full article can be viewed here.