News, Articles & Speeches

September 2016

Super Lawyers Recognizes Four MW Attorneys in 2016

MW is proud to announce that four MW attorneys were named to the New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists for 2016.  Partners Joel Miller and Martin Edel were named Super Lawyers, and partner Nicholas Cutaia and associate Kerrin Klein were named Rising Stars.

August 2016

MW Tapped to Help Enforce $70 Million Judgment on Behalf of Themis Capital and Des Moines Investments Ltd.

MW represents Themis Capital and Des Moines Investments Ltd. in connection with litigation against the Democratic Republic of Congo. MW was retained to conduct complex domestic and international discovery directed at enforcing the clients’ judgment of approximately $70 million.

April 2016

Eleventh Circuit Affirms Florida District Court Summary Judgment Award

MW obtained a unanimous affirmance by the Eleventh Circuit of a summary judgment award by the Southern District of Florida dismissing an action for misrepresentation and breach of duty in the sale of bank securities against the Bank’s former CEO.¬†

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February 2016

MW Defeats Motion to Dismiss in the Southern District of New York on Behalf of MasterCard

MW represented MasterCard in an action against two former executives in its information security department and NIKE alleging employee raiding and theft of confidential information. MasterCard claimed that the two executives, who resigned to join NIKE, breached agreements not to solicit MasterCard’s employees and suppliers, among other things. MasterCard also alleged that NIKE tortiously interfered with the executives’ non-solicitation agreements.

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