Maximizing the Use of Restrictive Covenants: Webinar

OSR partner Mark Stoutenburg was a featured panelist for the program “Maximizing the Use of Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secret Agreements: Practical Tips for Your Firm” held on Tuesday, November…

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Mark Stoutenburg Recognized in Super Lawyers NY Metro 2017

OSR partner Mark W. Stoutenburg was once again recognized by New York Metro Super Lawyers. This is the fifth year in a row that Mark has made the Super Lawyers…

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OSR Attorney Ksenia Rudyuk Honored By Mayor of the City of New York

  OSR associate Ksenia Rudyuk was recently recognized by the New York City Mayor’s Office and has been personally thanked by Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray for…

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Second Circuit Affirms In Section 10(b) Securities Fraud Case

After 14 years of litigation, including a 2010 jury verdict finding defendant Vivendi, S.A. liable for securities fraud, together with an award to plaintiffs of $50 million in damages (plus interest)…

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Mark W. Stoutenburg Selected to Super Lawyers 2016

OSR partner Mark W. Stoutenburg was selected to Super Lawyers 2016 for Business Litigation. Mark, who has 20 years experience in business and commercial litigation, has been selected to Super…

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OSR Attorney Christopher P. Fox Named to the 2016 Irish Legal 100: Irish Rising Stars

O’Reilly Stoutenburg Richards LLP is pleased to announce that Christopher P. Fox, an attorney in its Commercial Litigation Practice Group, has been named in the 2016 “Irish Legal 100: Irish…

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A Further Limitation on the Protection of Confidential Information?

In New York a restrictive covenant is enforceable provided it is reasonable.  A restrictive covenant is reasonable if: (1) it protects a legitimate interest of the employer, (2) it does…

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Supreme Court Settles Decades-Long Federal Jurisdictional Question For Trusts

In the United States the term “trust” can apply to anything from an informal agreement over property to something resembling a massive corporation. While it is relatively easy to tell…

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When is a Deal an Enforceable Agreement?

Agreements to provide goods, services or content are the lifeblood of modern business.  They way an agreement is formalized into binding and enforceable contract varies by industry, by custom and…

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Actions Against Companies Outside New York State

For nearly a century, New York state and federal courts liberally exercised jurisdiction over corporate defendants whenever the company (or even its wholly-owed subsidiary) conducted significant business activities within the…

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