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August 28, 2015
New Jersey Law Journal
Mergers & Acquisitions

The firm is noted for representing Ascena Retail Group Inc. in its acquisition of ANN Inc., the parent company of LOFT and Ann Taylor, for $2.15 billion.

August 27, 2015
Bloomberg BNA
Joint Employer Opponents Turn Attention to Congress
Michael Lebowich is quoted on the National Labor Relations Board's anticipated decision on joint employer liability, noting that there will likely be a direct challenge to this decision.
August 27, 2015
August 26, 2015
Corporate Counsel
Beware Corporate Hackers, the SEC is Coming After You
Sigal Mandelker and Boris Zeldin are quoted on the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s increased efforts to prosecute corporate hackers and the importance of having cybersecurity measures in place.
August 26, 2015
August 25, 2015
Bloomberg BNA
Mental Health Parity Ruling Called ‘Watershed Case'
Robert Rachal is quoted on a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to vacate and remand dismissal of claims under the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act, noting that this decision will make it easier for participants and medical providers with valid assignments to enforce claims for benefits.
August 25, 2015
SHRM
Target Will Pay $2.8M Over Employment Tests
Katharine Parker is quoted on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission stepping up its enforcement efforts around workplace testing, noting that while a criterion test does not have to predict all aspects of job performance, it may be unreliable if it predicts too few.
August 24, 2015
Forbes
How to Have a Successful Office Romance
Kathleen McKenna is quoted on the legal implications of office romances.
August 24, 2015
The American Lawyer
Big Deals
Proskauer is noted for serving as legal counsel to U.S. biotechnology company Celgene Corp. in its multibillion-dollar acquisition of Receptos Inc. Proskauer is also noted for representing Morgan Stanley, which acted as financial adviser to Gramercy Property Trust Inc. in its $1.45 billion all-stock merger with Chambers Street Properties.
August 24, 2015
The American Lawyer
Big Suits: Franklin California v. Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Martin Bienenstock is noted for representing the Government Development Bank in a gathering of multibillion-dollar disputes involving the insolvent Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.