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  • December 16 2019

    Client Alert: ADA Gift Card Accessibility Lawsuits

    Over recent months there has been a wave of new lawsuits filed in New York alleging that the failure of gift cards to contain braille is a violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (the “ADA”), as well as state and city disability laws.  Compliance with the ADA has long been the source of concern for many business owners. As most know, the ADA prohibits discrimination on the basis of disability in the employment context and in the full and equal enjoyment of the goods and services of any place of public accommodation. Examples of public accommodations include restaurants, hotels, retail stores, salons, galleries and spas.
    Click here to read the alert.
  • December 10 2019

    Amanda M. Fugazy, a member of the Firm, was quoted in today’s New York Law Journal in an article titled: “2nd Circuit Issues Split Decision on Wage-and-Hour Settlements, But Issue Remains in Flux, Lawyers Say”.  Click here to read the article.

  • December 10 2019

    Bill Peterson, a member of the Firm, has prepared a detailed Client Memorandum about new SEC Regulation Best Interest, (compliance date June 30, 2020). The Memorandum alerts EGS’s financial intermediary clients, especially private placement agents, high net worth brokers, and mini-institutional broker-dealers,  to the need to understand  the Regulation’s new broad definition of “retail customer” as a “natural person,” the expanded compliance and disclosure obligations that will be owed these clients and the  risk of continuing “business as usual’” without analyzing and planning for the Regulation’s impact.

    Click here to read the Memorandum.

  • December 09 2019

    Amanda M. Fugazy, a member of the Firm, was named one of the Top Women in Metro New York Foodservice & Hospitality 2020.  Click here to read more.  Congratulations Amanda!
  • December 03 2019

    Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP is proud to announce that Matthew Bernstein, Lloyd Steele, and Ilan Weiser have been promoted to Partners of the Firm.  Congratulations Matt, Lloyd and Ilan!

    Click here to read the announcement.

  • November 29 2019

    Alussa Energy Acquisition Corp. announced the closing of its initial public offering in the amount of $250,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to Alussa.

  • November 29 2019

    Gold Resource Corp. announced the closing of their At the Market offering in the amount of $75,000,000.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Placement Agent.

  • November 26 2019

    Helius Medical Technologies Inc. announced the closing of their Underwritten offering in the amount of $1,685,253.  EG&S acted as counsel to the Underwriter.

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