On September 23, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed summary judgment in favor of Sher Tremonte’s clients in a lawsuit seeking $25 million in damages.  The case involved a product designer who accused Sher Tremonte’s clients, a high-end cosmetics company and its CEO, of stealing the designer’s concept for an […]

Article on Economic Espionage Act

August 10, 2014

Sher Tremonte was invited to contribute to the White Collar Crimes issue of the Atticus magazine, which is published by the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. The article, entitled Criminal Liability Under the Economic Espionage Act, was authored by Justin Sher and Mark Cuccaro and can be found here.

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Super Lawyers Recognizes Five of Sher Tremonte’s Lawyers

Sher Tremonte is proud to announce that five of its lawyers were selected to the 2014 list of top-rated lawyers published by Super Lawyers: Robert Knuts, Securities Litigation Justin Sher, Business Litigation Michael Tremonte, Business Litigation Mark Cuccaro, Rising Star in General Litigation Valerie Gotlib, Rising Star in White Collar Criminal Defense Only the top […]

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Bob Knuts Joins Sher Tremonte

Sher Tremonte is pleased to announce that Robert Knuts has joined the firm as a partner.  Bob previously served as Assistant Regional Director and Senior Trial Counsel of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement in New York, where he directed investigations and tried cases concerning accounting fraud, insider trading, market manipulation and Investment […]

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Victory in Trial over Theft of Client List and Computer Tampering

January 14, 2014

On January 14, 2014, a Manhattan jury found in favor of Sher Tremonte’s clients, an international corporate travel firm and its director, who were sued for misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition and tortious interference.  The plaintiff, a competing travel agency, alleged that Sher Tremonte’s clients had wrongfully taken client lists and had tampered with […]

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Dismissal of Lawsuit for Fraud and Misappropriation of Idea

August 13, 2013

On August 13, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District granted summary judgment in favor of Sher Tremonte’s client in a lawsuit seeking $25 million in damages.  The case involved a product designer who accused Sher Tremonte’s client, a high-end cosmetics company based in New York and California, of stealing the designer’s concept […]

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Dismissal on Behalf of Former Members of LLC

May 1, 2013

On May 1, 2013, Justice Joan M. Kenney of New York County Supreme Court granted the motion to dismiss filed by Sher Tremonte on behalf of its clients, two former members of a limited liability company.  The LLC , which operates a professional photography studio in the Chelsea area of Manhattan, sought over $1 million in […]

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