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Brett Joshpe Forbes Article on SEC Whistleblower Enforcement Action

Originally printed in Forbes.com SEC Sends A Message About Whistleblower Treatment The Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday announced its first enforcement action against a company for policies that could dissuade whistleblowers. KBR, Inc., a publicly traded, Houston-based energy company, paid … Continue reading

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Joshpe Law Group Wins FINRA Verdict Against Morgan Stanley

(New York, NY) – Joshpe Law Group LLP won a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) arbitration verdict of over $200,000 for its client, Dr. Barry Mankowitz, against Morgan Stanley Smith Barney. The claim arose from Dr. Mankowitz’s attempted purchase in … Continue reading

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JLG Attorneys Brett Joshpe and Michael Mooney Selected as Super Lawyers Rising Stars

Joshpe Law Group LLP attorneys Brett Joshpe and Michael Mooney were selected as 2014 New York Metro Rising Stars by the Super Lawyers publication. According to Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5 percent of New York State attorneys are selected.

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Joshpe Law Group Wins Federal Jury Verdict in Buck Foston’s

Joshpe Law Group Wins Federal First Amendment Trial for Buck Foston’s Joshpe Law Group, on behalf of client Larry Blatterfein and his company, won a jury verdict in a federal trial last week stemming from Blatterfein’s decision to name a sports bar … Continue reading

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JLG Sues NYC Over E-Cig Ban

(New York, NY)–Joshpe Law Group LLP has filed a suit on behalf of NYC Citizens Lobbying Against Smoker Harassment (C.L.A.S.H.) and advocate Russ Wishtart challenging the New York City Council’s public ban on electronic cigarettes (e-cigs). The bill, which bans e-cigs wherever … Continue reading

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Joshpe Law Group Wins Victory Against NYS Parks Department Over Smoking Ban

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (New York, NY)—A New York State Supreme Court Judge has ruled that the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historical Preservation exceeded its legal authority by passing a smoking ban in state parks in April … Continue reading

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Joshpe Law Group Client, Buck Foston’s, Prevails on First Amendment Summary Judgement Motion: Case to Go to Trial

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                (New York, NY) –“Buck Foston’s,” the sports bar and restaurant concept that was derailed by New Brunswick city officials, will now be the subject of a federal trial on First Amendment rights.  Larry Blatterfein, a New Jersey … Continue reading

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Brett Joshpe Article on Whistleblowing Retaliation in Forbes

Making Whistleblowers’ Decision Easier Here’s the standard playbook for many companies that suspect and identify an internal whistleblower who may be reporting fraudulent activity: pretend that you take the allegations of the whistleblower very seriously.  And then fire the whistleblower. … Continue reading

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Joshpe Law Group LLP Settles False Claims Act Case

Joshpe Law Group LLP announces finalization of a False Claims Act settlement with Park Avenue Medical Associates, a multi-disciplinary provider group servicing Medicare and Medicaid patients at over 100 facilities throughout New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The case was filed … Continue reading

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Brett Joshpe Article in USA Today

Public pensions stay private: Column Brett Joshpe, May 2, 2013 When it comes to their own investing will go to great lengths to avoid public oversight. STORY HIGHLIGHTS The suit revealed a little known hypocrisy about state pensions. Pension funds … Continue reading

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