The U.S. Supreme Court Preserves The Efficient Market Presumption In Investors’ Class Actions

This Article was written by Mark H. Moore, a Partner in the Firm The Supreme Court, in its recent decision, Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc., ___ U.S. __, 2014 WL 2807181 (June 23, 2014), declined petitioner Halliburton’s invitation to put a quick end to class action lawsuits for investors seeking redress for securities fraud.  However, the Court, in a decision authored by Chief Justice John Roberts, raised…

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RPL Partner Nicole Page on NYWIFT Panel on SAG-AFTRA Agreements

RPL Partner Nicole Page will be participating on a panel hosted by New York Women in Film and Television entitled “SAG-AFTRA Contract Workshop.” The panel is scheduled for Monday, June 16, 2014 at 6:30p.m. and will offer film producers a detailed overview of the process of working with the SAG-AFTRA.

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RPL Client Engel Entertainment Produces New Bravo Series

RPL Congratulates its client Engel Entertainment on the television series premiere of Untying The Knot, which airs on Wednesday, June 4 at 10/9c on Bravo.  The new docu-series features divorce mediator Vikki Ziegler as she advises couples seeking divorce help and mediation.

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RPL Supported READ’s 6th Annual Spring Benefit

Reavis Parent Lehrer LLP proudly supported READ’s 6th Annual Spring Benefit on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at the Time Warner Center’s Park Café.  The event raised more than $350,000 in support of READ’s Summer and School Year Reading Programs, which provides one-on-one tutoring to young struggling students – kindergarteners and first grade children – to give them the opportunity to catch up to their peers and ensure they do not…

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RPL Hosting Breakfast Presentation in conjunction with Internet Week New York

Reavis Parent Lehrer LLP is hosting a special breakfast program during Internet Week New York entitled “Avoiding Pitfalls of Posting Online Content.”  The event will take place on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM, at our office located at 41 Madison Avenue, 41st Floor (corner of 26th Street). The presentation will discuss issues relevant to anyone who posts third-party content online, such as when permission is…

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RPL Co-Sponsoring New York City Bar Association Event

Reavis Parent Lehrer LLP is the co-sponsor of an upcoming New York City Bar Association panel event entitled “Perspectives on 20 Years of Mediation in New York and Implications for the Future.”  RPL Partner Neil Parent is a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, which is also a co-sponsor of the event, along with others. The event will take place on Thursday, May 8,…

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RPL Partner Nicole Page Heads to Hot Docs!

RPL Partner Nicole Page is attending this year’s Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival in Toronto.  Look for her on April 29, 2014 during the Rent-an-Expert sessions, a great opportunity to connect with industry experts to learn from their expertise in film and television.  Nicole will be advising on the topic of Selling to Networks and Distributors in the US.  See here for more details.

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RPL Congratulates The Women’s City Club Of New York On Their Successful 2014 Civic Spirit Awards And Their Impressive Selected Honorees

RPL congratulates Marianne J. Legato, MD, Professor Emerita of Clinical Medicine at Columbia University School of Medicine and Founder of The Foundation for Gender-Specific Medicine;  Susan Avarde, Head of Global Branding, Citigroup Inc.;  and Ana L. Oliveria, President and CEO of The New York Women’s Foundation, all of whom were honored by the Women’s City Club of New York (“WCC”) at this year’s 2014 Civic Spirit Awards ceremony.  The Civic…

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