January 19, 2022 – Jonathan McCollum, Chair of our Federal Government Relations practice headquartered in Washington, D.C., was interviewed by Forbes for their timely article covering President Biden’s first year in office news conference. Having begun his career on the Hill as a former Senatorial Aid, Jonathan offered unique perspectives and insights, the article can […]
December 21, 2021 – Benjamin Noren, Associate Chair of the Employment Law practice, recently spoke about the legal precedents of vaccines used as a reason for employment termination, in light of a recent case involving a Pennsylvania heart surgeon who was let go for not complying with a vaccine requirement. In an article published by Yahoo […]
December 11, 2021 – Firm Founding Partner, Sid Davidoff, was a featured guest on The Dominic Carter Show. In the 77WABC talk show radio program, Sid and Dominic discuss NYC Mayor-elect Eric Adams’ stance on Covid-19, crime and the police department’s role in keeping our communities throughout the city and its boroughs safe during his […]
November 28, 2021 – Benjamin Noren, Associate Chair of the Employment Law practice, spoke to the Associated Press and BBC Sounds podcast (jump to 19:00 to listen) about the Biden Administration’s use of OSHA regulations to enforce vaccine mandates and the immediate rush of legal challenges in response to those rules. He also looked at […]
November 23, 2021 – Jonathan McCollum, Chair of our Federal Government Relations practice in DC was recently interviewed for a MarketWatch article, that stricter regulation of crypto is likely, but agreed that it could set the stage for continued growth in the industry. To read more, click here.
November 4, 2021 – Nicole L. Weingartner of our Government Relations practice was appointed to the (ABNY) Association for a Better New York’s Women’s Steering Committee. Established in 2016, the goal of the Women’s Steering Committee is to foster change through a series of programs that bring women together from both public and private sectors […]
November 3, 2021 – Nicholas Terzulli, Senior Counsel in our Real Estate Law, Corporate Law and Cannabis Practice groups, penned an op-ed for the Commercial Observer (seen on page 59) in which he discusses the high prices and housing shortages that are affecting the Nassau and Suffolk County real estate markets, and proposed creative ways to […]
October 12, 2021 – Bianca Rajpersaud, an Associate Director of Government Relations in DHC’s New York City office, was named one of City & State’s 10 in their 20s. The list honored twenty-somethings doing big things in NYC politics and government.
October 18, 2021 – Bankruptcy Law Partner Jonathan Pasternak spoke to The Company Dime, a travel industry business news outlet, about the intricacies of prepackaged Chapter 11 bankruptcy in light of the filing by CWT, a Business-to-Business-for-Employees travel management platform. According to Pasternak, a prepackaged bankruptcy could minimize “negative fallout or publicity” and generate customer confidence.
On Monday, October 4th, our Federal Government Affairs team in Washington, D.C. organized a briefing for NYC & Company’s Government Affairs Committee featuring Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries. Chairman Jeffries discussed the state of negotiations in Washington and took questions from the group on the implications for the travel and tourism […]