News Archive 2020
December 30, 2020 – New York Business Journal reported that Related Companies filed an emergency affirmation to collect $5.3 million in back rent from Hugo Boss and approximately $700,000 in monthly rent for the retailer’s store at The Shops at Columbus Circle, which has been shut down for six months due
December 28, 2020 — Last night, President Trump signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, releasing $900 billion in stimulus relief for the COVID-19 pandemic into the economy. DHC has prepared the following overview of the COVID-19 Relief Package, highlighting key provisions in the legislation impacting small businesses. Included in
December 21, 2020 — DHC D.C. Update: The House and Senate are set to vote Monday on $900 billion in pandemic relief aimed at boosting the U.S. economy into the early spring, combined with $1.4 trillion to fund regular government operations for the rest of the fiscal year. The bill includes
December 20, 2020 – DHC’s Founding Partner Sid Davidoff wrote an open letter to President-Elect Joseph R. Biden in the New York Daily News, sharing his love for New York City and asking the Biden Administration to focus on the projects and policies that will help the City recover from the economic impacts of COVID-19.
December 15, 2020 – Jonathan Pasternak, a Partner in DHC’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditor’s Rights practice group, discussed the future of Tailored Brands, owner of Men’s Warehouse, Jos. A. Bank and other prominent retail brands, with Women’s Wear Daily, and the Commercial Observer about the spate of bankruptcies impacting the retail industry in 2020, and
December 11, 2020 – DHC’s Commercial Litigation Partner William H. Mack spoke to the The New York Times about how the pandemic has created a crisis in New York City’s commercial real estate market. Mack, who represents Hugo Boss, Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, and numerous other retailers, spoke about his ongoing
December 10, 2020 – DHC’s Founding Partner Sid Davidoff, a former top aide to Mayor John V. Lindsay, was also a guest on John Catsimatidis’ talk show “Cats at Night” on 77 WABC and WNYM, where he discussed rank choice voting, how the New York Governor and Mayor are handling the COVID-19
December 7, 2020 – Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP has been ranked in the top 10 of New York State’s lobbying firms by City & State magazine. This distinction is based upon an extensive record of success helping a diverse portfolio of clients navigate federal, state, and municipal agencies on key matters.
December 1, 2020 – DHC’s Founding Partner and former top aide to John V. Lindsay, Sid Davidoff, spoke to the New York Times about the importance of the 2021 New York Citywide Election. “The person who emerges in this campaign will have the toughest job that I can remember,” he said, noting the enormous challenges
November 30, 2020 – DHC Partner Charles Capetanakis spoke to U.S. News and World Report about what tax filers need to keep in mind as 2020 concludes, when utilizing the Child Tax Credit.