August 5, 2020
Mintz Member Paul J. Ricotta and Special Counsel Kaitlin R. Walsh co-authored an article published by the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) Journal on the use of “mothball” motions by large consumer retail debtors to persuade bankruptcy courts to agree to postpone payment of rent for store locations during the COVID-19 public health crisis, even though the Bankruptcy Code says unequivocally that debtors must pay rent on time.
July 16, 2020
Managing Member of Mintz’s Los Angeles Office Joshua Briones and Associates Esteban Morales and Adam Korn co-authored an article published by Risk Management that examined how businesses collecting and/or utilizing individual’s biometric data in response to the COVID-19 crisis might prepare for and protect themselves from potential litigation.
Mintz Member and Founding Chair of the firm’s Health Law Practice Stephen Weiner was quoted in an article published by the International Bar Association on violations of sexual and reproductive healthcare rights during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In an article published by Newsday, Mintz Member and Co-chair of the firm’s Financial Services Practice Therese Doherty commented on efforts to resolve foreclosure lawsuits in a settlement setting, as New York state courts begin to lift certain restrictions on non-essential cases that were implemented in response to COVID-19.