Panel Affirms Dismissal of Suit Over Kenneth Cole Deal

The Appellate Division, First Department, unanimously affirmed the dismissal of a minority shareholder challenge to a going-private deal by Kenneth Cole Production's majority shareholder, Kenneth Cole.


Analysis of Case Disqualifying Plaintiffs' Counsel

On October 20, 2014, Justice Eileen Bransten of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Anderson & Anderson LLP-Guangzhou v. North American Foreign Trading Corp., 2014 NY Slip Op. 51530(U), disqualifying plaintiffs' counsel under the attorney-witness rule and his firm under the former-client rule.

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