January 06 2020 Event
In today’s society, consumers don’t just want on-demand convenience – they expect it. As food delivery becomes an increasingly integral part of the restaurant industry, operators are choosing to collaborate with third-party providers to outsource their delivery and staffing services at a growing rate. While this approach may seem like a viable one, it also comes with downsides, risk exposures and legal liabilities.
Please join a panel of experts from HUB International, Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP, the New York State Restaurant Association and Total Food Service magazine for a must-attend, informative hospitality industry breakfast seminar.
December 30 2019
Client Alert: Minimum Wage Developments in New York – 2020
With 2020 upon us, many New York employers must prepare for scheduled minimum wage increases that will take effect December 31, 2019. While the minimum wage will remain the same in 2020 for employers in New York City with 11 or more employees, all other New York employers will see the minimum wage rise based upon where the employee is located and the size of the employer.
Click here to read the alert.
December 23 2019
Indonesia Energy Corporation Limited announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $15,000,000. EG&S acted as counsel to Indonesia Energy.
December 20 2019
Twelve Seas Investment Company, a special purpose acquisition company, announced the consummation of its business combination with Brooge Petroleum and Gas Investment Company FZE, a UAE company in the oil storage and services business, valued at over $1 billion. The surviving company is now trading as Brooge Holdings Limited on Nasdaq. EG&S acted as counsel for Twelve Seas in connection with the business combination.
December 19 2019 Event
EGS Employment Law Legal Update: “What You May Have Missed In 2019 And What Should Be On Your Radar In 2020 And Beyond”
Please join our seasoned employment law practitioners for a complimentary breakfast seminar on Thursday January 23rd at 8:30am, where our speakers will address the issues you may have missed in 2019 and those that need to be on your radar in the upcoming year and beyond.
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December 17 2019
Mohammad Shihabi, a member of the Firm, wrote an article for Total Food Service titled: Banning Service Animals Could Land NYC Restaurateurs in “Ruff” Waters With the City.
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December 16 2019
Jennifer D. Silverman, a member of the Firm, interviewed Nicola McCormick of GroupM Worldwide, for High Performance Counsel, a media company focusing on innovation in the legal industry (highperformancecounsel.com). The interview was the fourth in the #raisethevolume series, which amplifies the accomplishments, practices, viewpoints and needs of some of the brightest and best in the modern legal industry. The interview can be accessed HERE.
December 16 2019
Jennifer D. Silverman, a member of the Firm, interviewed Teresia Bost, General Counsel of Quarter Health, for High Performance Counsel, a media company focusing on innovation in the legal industry (highperformancecounsel.com). The interview was the third in the #raisethevolume series, which amplifies the accomplishments, practices, viewpoints and needs of some of the brightest and best in the modern legal industry. The interview can be accessed HERE.