In recent years, I have witnessed the rise of new business models for pursuing litigations and arbitrations in business fraud cases. Unlike the traditional hourly rate model, where large law firms typically take a large initial retainer to bill against at an hourly rate, the new arrangements typically involve teams … Read More
In recent years, there have been many news headline stories about offshore companies and complex webs of corporate entities moving funds across the continents without detection. The Panama Papers, for example, have caused a huge stir in the financial industry, with corruption and legal issues still unfolding as a result … Read More
New York, March 28, 2019 — “America is one big law firm,” one client, not insignificant in his profile, remarked recently, only half jokingly. Clearly, in this country of laws, law and lawyers play a major part. But the legal profession itself is also undergoing major changes, including revolutionary developments … Read More
New York, March 27, 2019. Foreign clients pursuing claims in tribunals outside of the United States are sometimes not aware that they have options here in the United States courts that may assist them in discovering evidence in support of their cases abroad. Indeed, Section 1782 provides that: The district … Read More
New York, March 20, 2019 — Benaur Law LLC recently participated in the Synergy Global educational module program geared towards international entrepreneurs seeking to enter the U.S. market. Our counsel, George Benaur, gave a lecture on U.S. corporate law, with a focus on Delaware corporate law. Here is the … Read More
Benaur Law LLC is now offering clients and prospective clients a one stop shop solution for dealing with their emergency legal needs. We will evaluate your legal issue and either help resolve the problem or connect you with the right legal specialist worldwide in our vast international network of national … Read More
New York, New York, November 30, 2018 – Last night, with a packed audience of Russian entrepreneurs and business people, George Benaur opened the event with a presentation about the recent U.S. legal developments impacting the Russian business community. Clearly, for immigrants coming to America to try to open businesses … Read More
New York, October 5, 2018 — a recent decision of the District Court for the District of Columbia (annexed here) is important in understanding the limits of the jurisdiction of U.S. courts in enforcing the foreign arbitration awards involving foreign sovereigns and private enterprise. Here, the Court declined to recognize the … Read More
New York, October 2, 2018 — The legal market is evolving. I think that clients need cost effective and lean case by case solutions globally. With the right analysis of given circumstances, there may be options pursued that utilize the resources and experts at hand selected firms to optimize solutions … Read More
New York, New York, September 18, 2018 — Many foreign individuals and companies coming to the United States that I have worked with do not know what to expect from the U.S. court system and sometimes, they expect it to operate as a pinnacle of justice. Unfortunately, the reality of … Read More
by George Benaur New York, September 10, 2018 A new defamation lawsuit has been filed in the Southern District of New York against RT America and Channel One Russia by Dr. Alex Goldfarb, an associate of Alexander Litvinenko. Goldfarb claims that he was “an associate and a close friend of … Read More
New York/Moscow, August 2018 — the article features commentary from George Benaur regarding the U.S. sanctions regime and discusses options for the many Russian companies impacted by the evolving, tightening regulations. The publication features commentary from Russian law partners at the Nektorov, Saveliev & Partners firm.
August 14, 2018, New York — George provides commentary regarding the Manafort defense team’s decision not to present a defense and rest after the prosecution’s case. Closing arguments expected today and then the case will go to the jury.
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