Avi Z. Kestenbaum was recently interviewed by the Wall Street Journal
in How Do You
Fire A Family Member? (Open the PDF
News recently interviewed Avi Z. Kestenbaum for 4 Tips to Begin the Estate Planning Process.
Meltzer Lippe holiday giving spot-lighted by Mineola American in Mineola Firm
The Financial Times recently interviewed, Avi Z. Kestenbaum for the article In Estate Planning, a Little Autocracy Isn’t a Bad Thing.
Kestenbaum interviewed by InvestmentNews.com for The 5 Biggest Estate Planning Mistakes.
Kestenbaum interviewed by FoxBusiness.com for Tips for Boomers Looking to Hand
Down the Family Business.
Breitstone interviewed by Financial Advisor Magazine for Sopranos Star’s $30
Kestenbaum interviewed by The Associated Press for Car Accident Inspires
Paul Rubell featured in Law360
Article Attys’ Social Media Use Rife With Land Mines, Panel Says.
Meltzer Lippe Announces Avi Z. Kestenbaum's Fall Lecture Series on Family Business Succession Planning.
Pedram Tabibi featured in Mashable.com article, Should Schools
Implement Social Media Policies?
Paul Rubell provides an
Overview of 2013's Top Privacy Rulings in the Law 360 Article Clapper Heads Early List of
2013's top Privacy Rulings.
Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP profiled in recent Long Island Business News
advertising supplement Vision 2013: Law article A Fine-Tuned Classic, Ready for
Ira Halperin featured in Long Island
Business News Finance & Accounting Guide article Get By With A
Little Help From Your Advisors.
Meltzer Lippe attorney Pedram
Tabibi awarded prestigious The Jewish Week: 36 Under 36.
Attorney Paul Rubell featured
in Law 360 privacy law article, Wash. Courts Data Breach Exposes States’
interview by the Long Island Business News “International
transaction as reported by The Real Deal in “Inside the
record-setting, no-contract purchase of Soho’s 529 Broadway
comments on Privacy Legislation in Law 360 Article on Proposed ECPA
discusses Twitter and subpoenas with Fox and Friends.
Meltzer Lippe attorney Pedram Tabibi discusses Twitter and First Amendment
on Fox Five NY.
discusses landmark social media case Angel Fraley v. Facebook, Inc. on
featured expert in New York Post article Firing Lines: Three surprising
moves that can get you canned.
Attorney Richard Reichler was recently quoted in Newsday discussing the Moreland Commission and its recommendations for LIPA.
Real Estate Chair Gary Meltzer represents seller in $150 million sale of
529 Broadway in Manhattan
New York Post turns to Stephen Breitstone for Fiscal
Kestenbaum was recently interviewed for the official Society for Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP) Journal.
Kestenbaum interviewed by eJewish Philanthropy concerning Tax
Planning and Charitable Giving in 2012.
discusses social media marketing at Cardozo Law School Alumni
Kestenbaum named to Trusts & Estates Magazine editorial advisory
Long Island Business News reports another Ira Halperin corporate
represents Hirsch Optical Corporation in Sale to Essilor USA.
Meltzer Lippe spotlighted for efforts to assist Super Storm Sandy
quoted by Law 360 concerning Gaps in Dated E-Privacy Law.
Breitstone featured expert in nationwide article Romney ‘I Dig
It’ Trust Gives Heirs Triple Benefit, which was carried by Business Week, The
Standard-Examiner, Mother Jones.com,
Investment News, Financial Advisor, and ABC
News, among others.
discusses How to respond to fake social media reviews.
discusses Understanding the Risks of Social Media for Local
Government in a guest blog for Civic Plus.
Breitstone featured expert in Bloomberg News article Romney
"I Dig It" Trust Gives Heirs Triple Benefit.
discusses providing value in LIBN.com article Law firms learning to
be efficient businesses.
Kestenbaum in Best to Keep Estate Plans Simple as published
by Thomas Coyle of the Wall Street Journal.
lectures at NYU Poly-Tech speaker series Legal Stuff Explained 2.0
held at NYU’s Brooklyn business incubator.
Breitstone featured in Steve Leimberg’s Estate Planning E-mail Newsletter Lapsing 2012 Estate Planning Opportunities & Large Estate Holding Businesses and Real Estate.
Breitstone interview by Accounting Today Estate Planners
Fearful of Grantor Trust Rule Changes.
Breitstone interviewed by Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report for article Obama Grantor Trust Proposal Could Be Job Killer Unless Fixed, Says Estate Planner.
O'Reilly interviewed by the Wall Street Journal for Pondering a
Trust for Your Pet.
O'Reilly interviewed for Newsday column the Money Fix: Financial
interviewed for LIBN.com article Advice To Avoid Rising Tax
offers expert commentary for Long Island Business News article, Businesses the biggest software thieves.
Kestenbaum interviewed by Associated Press for article Inheriting Travel: Trusts can fund trips for heirs which appeared in:
Newsday, The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, The San
Francisco Chronicle, and on FoxNews.com and ABCNews.com.
interviewed for Long Island Business News cover story Bank lawsuit
spotlights security flaws.
featured expert in International Business Times article regarding Twitter and NYPD.
Long Island Business News reports on Ira Halperin spearheading multi-company
pens column for LIBN.com Young Island Blog "Legally Tweeting – Why your
Twitter Tweets are fair game for a subpoena."
Kestenbaum featured in Dow Jones Newswire column “Wealth
Adviser: Jargon Fighters Stand to Prosper.”
Mary O'Reilly provides expert advice in Fox Business News Report “Five Tips for
Preparing a Will.”.
Gary Meltzer to “Ones to Watch” List in 2012.
Managing partner Lew Meltzer featured in Long Island Business News article “LI law firms planning to hire.”
Real Esate Chair Gary Meltzer featured in Real Estate Forum Magazine article “A Summer of Reruns For the Street?”
Partner Paul Rubell
offers expert commentary in evolving Occupy Wall Street - Twitter
privacy rights case.
Meltzer Lippe Announces 2012 Summer Associates.
Partner Paul Rubell
featured expert in Becker’s Hospital Review: 5 Best Practices for
Negotiating, Beginning the Transition to Cloud Servers.
Peter A. Schneider, featured expert in Human Resource Executive Online article “Term Limits for Employees”.
Meltzer Lippe Labor and Employment attorney Alexander Leong featured in Long Island Business News “Ones-to-watch.”
Meltzer Lippe Labor and Employment attorney Alexander Leong featured expert in Long Island Business News article
“HR managers debate phone interview benefits.”
Partner Michael H.
Masri quoted in the New York Post: "Just whose 'friends' are they?"
H. Masri and
Pedram Tabibi discuss “Issues of Account Ownership in Social
Media at Work.”
Rubell discusses 'cloud computing' in April volume of Healthcare
Risk Management (P. 41-42).
Partner Ira R.
Halperin, and Venture Pitch 2012 judge, comments on winning
entrant in LIBN.
Z. Kestenbaum quoted in LIBN: Recession Leads To Surge In
Meltzer Lippe Partner Paul Rubell Represents eVero Corporation in Acquisition of
Virtual CDO, Inc.
Rubell Featured in Insight Into Diversity Cover story Fired
Before You’re Hired.
Rubell interviewed by CBS 2 New York about Facebook
Kestenbaum quoted in Investor’s Business Daily,
Enrich Your Loved Ones And Charity With A CL.
Partner Paul Rubell
in Law360 on Senate Eyes Ban on Employers’ Facebook Access Requests
featured on LIBN.com for The Social Media Interview – What Employers,
Employees and HR Should Realize.
Rubell featured in Law 360 article Privacy Bar Too High For ‘Occupy’
Tweeters to Stop Subpoenas.
Social media expert Pedram Tabibi discusses Who owns your social media account:
you or your employer?
Jonathan D. Farrell
is listed in the Long Island Business News February 24, 2012 issue, in Who’s Who in Intellectual Property & Labor Law
Meltzer Lippe Labor Group Co-Chair,
Peter Schneider, Quoted by Human Resource Executive Online on
Social Media Law Expert Pedram Tabibi on Facebook Lawsuits.
Meltzer Lippe Partner Ira R. Halperin Named Vice Chair to Long Island Community
Meltzer Lippe Partner Peter A. Schneider on the Wage Theft Prevention Act.
Meltzer Lippe Partner, Michael H. Masri, Nassau Bar ‘Deliver’ for Port Washington
Meltzer Lippe partner, Ira Halperin brokers Fuoco, XT Group Merger.
Algava-Czik is listed in LIBN Who’s Who in Commercial &
Residential Real Estate Law.
is listed in LIBN in Who’s Who in Women in Professional
O’Reilly is quoted in LIBN regarding naming an executor for
your estate. It is not just about family unity.
Kestenbaum profiled in Superlawyers.
Kestenbaum is quoted in LIBN regarding new tax regulations and the consequences of making the donation today versus other years.
talks about opportunities in the current commercial real estate market in the NY Real Estate Journal.
is listed in LIBN Who's Who in Corporate Law.
Kestenbaum is quoted in LIBN regarding tax law and the IRS’s 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative.
Kestenbaum is interviewed in the March 2, 2011 edition of Real Estate Weekly about highlights of the new 2010 Tax Act.
is listed in the Long Island Business News, February 25, 2011 issue, in Who's Who in Intellectual Property & Labor Law.
disscusses how the 506 Rule Protects Investors in the February
25, 2011 issue of Long Island Business News.
Kestenbaum talks about citizens receiving gifts from overseas and
the appropriate reporting requirements in the February 4 - 10, 2011 publication of LIBN.
Kestenbaum is among 40 under 40 in the January 27, 2011
publication of LIBN.
A. Schneider is interviewed in the January 7 - 13, 2011 publication of LIBN about how companies cut back when they need to reduce overhead.
Kestenbaum, Jeffrey Galant and Stephen Breitstone have formed a Long Island
STEP, the Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners.
Kestenbaum is interviewed at
Investors.com, (Posted 10/22/2010) about how estate strategies are helped by low interest rates.
Ira Halperin is quoted in the Long Island Business News, October 15-21 issue, on Tax policy uncertainty propelling merger activity.
Gastwirth is listed in the Long Island Business News, October 15-21 issue, in Who's Who in Women in Professional Services.
Z. Kestenbaum is interviewed in the Long Island Business News, October 15-21 issue, on 'Focusing On Proper Planning To Avoid Trust Tax.'
Long Island Business News reported on September 24, 2010:
Meltzer Lippe’s Trusts & Estates Department given a Tier 1 Trusts & Estates ranking by US News and World Report in its Best Law Firms
Long Island Business News, (September 24 - 30, 2010 issue)
Meltzer discussing "Dealing for Dollars," taking a full arsenal of negotiating skills to the table.
Long Island Business News, (September 3-9, 2010 issue)
Schneider discussing "The Easiest Way To Do The Hardest Job," making the process of terminating employment smoother and less
stressful on everyone’s part.
Meltzer Lippe at 40: Innovative, On-Target Legal and Business
Long Island Business News, (July 9-15, 2010 issue)
reports that Ira
Halperin has joined the board of advisors of the Long Island Community Foundation in Syosset.
Kestenbaum is quoted in Forbes Magazine, in an article about "
How To Pass Down Your Family Vacation Retreat", June 28, 2010 edition.
The Long Islander, (June 24, 2010 issue)
Halperin featured in the June 18 - 24, 2010 edition of Long
Island Business News Who’s Who in Corporate Law.
"How to buy a biz when there's no agreement on price". Ira Halperin is quoted in the June 18 - 24, 2010 edition of the Long Island Business News.
Kestenbaum is interviewed at Investors.com (Posted 06/11/2010) about how to avoid Estate-Planning Pitfalls.
Kestenbaum is quoted in Forbes Magazine, in an article about
"How To IPO Your House", March 15, 2010 edition.
is among Who's Who in Intellectual Property & Labor Law in the
February 26 - March 4 2010 edition of the Long Island Business News.
Up-front taxes could be a deal breaker for many. Richard Reichler is quoted in the February 5 - 11 2010 edition of the Long Island Business News.
Being up-front with bankers can help keep them on your side. Ira Halperin is quoted in the January 22 - 28 2010 edition of the Long Island Business News.
Gary Meltzer named New York Real Estate Journal Executive of the Month
(December 22, 2009 - January 11, 2010 issue).
Gary Meltzer is among Who's Who in Real Estate in the December 18, 2009
edition of the Long Island Business News.
Breitstone exclusive guest of LI Talks on Madoff sentencing and the effect investor’s lack of confidence has on the economy.
Meltzer Lippe presented at an event for Madoff Victims on June 16, 2009. José Berra is quoted in the Long Island Press article about the
Schneider talks to Newsday about Independent Contractors.
Ira Halperin is quoted in Long Island Business News about M&As.
Ira Halperin is among Who's Who in Corporate Law in the May 22, 2009 edition
of the Long Island Business News.
Ira Halperin is quoted in Long Island Business News about business in the "new economy".
Stephen M. Breitstone talks to Long Island Business News about IRS Regs that Help Ponzi Scheme Victims
Employment and Labor lawyer Carmelo (Mel) Grimaldi speaks to Newsday's Carre Mason-Draffen about
Employer's Labor Law Liability
Employment and Labor lawyer Carmelo (Mel) Grimaldi speaks to Long Island Business News about the
pitfalls of Social Media sites for employers.
Breitstone spoke to reporter Jane Kim at the Wall Street Journal and provided information used in this article that appeared on March 12, 2009 in
the Wall Street Journal.
Breitstone and Carmela Grimaldi are quoted in Newsday regarding AIG Bonuses and President Obama’s Outrage over the bonuses and Attorney General
Andrew Cuomo’s subpeona.
is named in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in Labor and
Employment Law February 27, 2009.
The Wall Street Journal’s article “Madoff Victims Turn to IRS to Get
Relief” includes a quote by Stephen M. Breitstone.
The Wall Street
Journal reports on meeting of Madoff victims hosted by Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP.
Breitstone quoted in Newsday article regarding Bernard Madoff
Kestenbaum is featured in Long Island Business News for
becoming an equity partner.
talks to News 12 about how investors can protect themselves.
Breitstone quoted in Newsday article regarding Bernard Madoff
Breitstone interviewed by Fox Business News on tax relief for Madoff issues.
Channel 9 Investigations interviews Stephen Breitstone about Madoff victims.
Breitstone quoted on December 26, 2008 in Long Island Business News article on Madoff scandal.
December 23, 2008 Associated Press quotes Meltzer Lippe regarding "Where did all of Bernard Madoff's Money
Stephen M. Breitstone talks to Associated Press about $50 Billion
Newsday reports on Meltzer Lippe strategy to seek tax relief for Madoff
Class-action law suit is not an effective way to recover lost money.
talks to Newsday on December 14, 2008 about Enforcement of a pay raise promise.
Gary M. Meltzer is featured in Long Island Business News December 12, 2008 Who’s Who
in Real Estate.
Farrell talks to Long Island Business News about the impact the New
York State WARN (Workers Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act) will have on businesses.
Meltzer Lippe Employment, Labor and Benefits lawyer Carmelo Grimaldi talks to Newsday reporter
Carrie Mason-Draffen about employees’ right to car reimbursement in
this November 9, 2008 article.
Grimaldi is quoted in Newsday about the Worker
Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act.
is featured in the June 20, 2008 edition of Long Island Business
News Who’s Who in Corporate Law.
Ira Halperin is featured in the June 20, 2008 edition of Long Island Business News Who’s Who in Corporate Law.
Ira R. Halperin
talks about Meltzer Lippe’s “No Device Policy” in Newsday on
April 6, 2008.
Ira R. Halperin
quoted in Newsday about Meltzer Lippe’s use of humor in its
Goldstein featured in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in
Commercial and Residential Real Estate December 21, 2007 edition.
Grimaldi comments on the laws governing Sick Day pay in
Newsday, February 24, 2008.
Breitstone is featured in Long Island Business News Who’s
Who in Tax Law on February 15, 2008.
is featured in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in
Bankruptcy Law on February 15, 2008.
is featured in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in
Litigation on October 26, 2007.
Farrell is featured in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in Labor
and Employment Law June 2007.
Managing Partner Lew Meltzer talks to Long Island Business News
in the November 10, 2006 edition about the firm’s use of New Yorker Cartoons.
Managing Partner Lewis Meltzer talks about how his law firm helps attract and keep lawyers in Long Island Business News on November 17, 2006.
Gary M. Meltzer is featured in Long Island Business News Who’s
Who in Real Estate Law, October 13, 2006.
Kestenbaum identified by Long Island Business News as “Ones to Watch” in the Long Island Business News, September 29, 2006.
Reichler talks about the new Federal pension laws and how they affect businesses and charitable giving in Long Island Business News September 22, 2006.
The Tax Benefits of 1031 Real Estate Exchange Transactions are discussed by Stephen M. Breitstone in Long Island Business News, September 1, 2006.
Meltzer Lippe’s new reception area featured in Long Island
Business News, July 21, 2006.
Stephen M. Breitstone discusses the renovation of 1100 Franklin Avenue in Garden City and flagship tenant T.RowePrice, Long Island Business News, June 16, 2006.
Breitstone is featured in Long Island Business News Who’s Who in
Tax Law June 9, 2006.
Meltzer Lippe Partner Ira Halperin Comments on Long Island's Job Market, Long Island Business News, December 24, 2005.
Meltzer Lippe's Client Wins Nassau County Property Tax Challenge, Long Island Business News, October 29, 2005.
Meltzer Lippe Attorney Wins Arbitration Ruling Against Brokerage Giant Merrill Lynch, Long Island Business News, October 21, 2005.
Meltzer Lippe Turns Lobby into a Homey Reception Area, Long Island
Business News, July 1, 2005.
Meltzer Lippe Client Challenges Nassau County Property Tax, Long
Island Business News, July 1, 2005.