- Janaury 13, 2017 »
Jeffrey L. Liddle, with the assistance of Matthew J. McDonald and local counsel Barry Waters, a member of the law firm Murtha Cullina, received a unanimous jury verdict in the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut in favor of L&R’s client, Czech Asset Management. The verdict was on the sole remaining cause of action after summary judgment.
- August 12, 2016 »
L&R partner Blaine Bortnick wins court confirmation of an arbitration award and a court judgment thereon in the amount of $642,000 plus interest against M.R. Beal & Company and Bernard Beal personally for two years of unpaid bonuses for the former head of the municipal bond department.
- June 13, 2016 »
L&R partner Blaine Bortnick wins a FINRA arbitration award of over $1.75 million, plus over $865,000 in attorneys’ fees against UBS on behalf of a foreign currency derivatives trader. UBS terminated the trader’s employment allegedly for cause, forfeiting his deferred compensation and placing harmful language on his Form U-5. The arbitration panel not only awarded the trader compensation and attorneys’ fees and costs, but it further ordered that his Form U-5 be amended to remove the defamatory language.
- March 3, 2016 »
L&R partner Blaine Bortnick wins over $620,000 against M.R. Beal & Company and Bernard Beal personally for two years of unpaid bonuses for the former head of the municipal bond department.
- August 2015 »
L&R lawyer files discrimination lawsuit lawsuit on behalf of a guard who claimed he was fired for complaining about racist bathroom graffiti. »
- December 2014 »
L&R lawyer files National Origin and Religious discrimination lawsuit on behalf of a former head of marketing of health and wellness cable network, Veria Living (now “Z Living”) »
- December 2014 »
L&R lawyer files Racial Harassment lawsuit against the owner of Bleecker Kitchen & Co. on behalf of a former manager. »
- October 2014 »
All of L&R’s partners – Jeffrey Liddle, Blaine Bortnick, Jim Halter, Jim Hubbard, and Christine Palmieri - have been named as “New York Super Lawyers” for 2014, and associates Matthew McDonald and Sherry Shore have each been named a "Rising Star."
- June 2014 »
L&R wins $1,054,603 against Schroder Fund Advisors LLC and Jason W. Barger for tortiously interfering with L&R client's business and professional relationships on behalf of an offshore wholesaler. »
- June 2014 »
L&R partner Blaine Bortnick wins $700,000 against UBS for unpaid bonus and forfeited deferred compensation claims on behalf of a trader. »
- October 2013 »
Blaine Bortnick gives a keynote address at an international legal risk conference »
- October 2013
Four L&R Attorneys — Jeffrey Liddle, Blaine Bortnick, James Halter, and James Hubbard— have been named as “New York Superlawyers” for 2013
- 7/29/13 »
Reuters TV Video: Wall Street Employment Litigation in 2013 ».
- October 2012
Jeffrey L. Liddle and Blaine Bortnick have been named as "New York Superlawyers" for 2012.
L&R won a FINRA arbitration award, which denied all claims against L&R’s client, Thomas Kim.
Cuneo, Gilbert & LaDuca, LLP and Liddle & Robinson, LLP Announce Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Purchasers of the Securities of DJSP Enterprises, Inc.
L&R partner Blaine Bortnick obtains federal court order compelling a non-signatory to an arbitration agreement to arbitrate. (Citibank v. Franco)
L&R won a FINRA arbitration award of $666,862.61 against CIBC World Markets Corp., on behalf of a retired Managing Director after working at CIBC for 24 years.
- October 2011
Jeffrey L. Liddle and Blaine Bortnick have been named as "New York Superlawyers" for 2011.
Jeffrey L. Liddle and Blaine H. Bortnick have been named as "New York Superlawyers" for 2010.
Tocco v. Walter J. Dowd, Inc.
- October 2009
Jeffrey L. Liddle and Blaine Bortnick have been named as "New York Superlawyers" for 2009.
"L&R" wins $571,984.15 against Prudential Douglas Elliman on compensation claim.