2016 News

DECEMBER 8, 2016 – James Ettelson is a co-presenter of the NBI CLE, "Surveys, Plats, Historical Records, Legal Descriptions and Title Insurance." On day 2, Ettelson will lead the section Legal Descriptions That Don't Close. The course will take place at the Hampton Inn Philadelphia Center City-Convention Center. 

NOVEMBER 16, 2016 – RCCB is excited to announce the addition of Alexander J. Nassar. Alex joins the firm's Litigation and Employment Groups and will work out of the firm's Philadelphia office. 

NOVEMBER 7, 2016 – RCCB's Barry L. Cohen to Co-Chair the International Trademark Association ("INTA") Leadership Meeting. 

OCTOBER 18, 2016 – Marc Hirschfield and Marc Skapof are co-presenters of the Strafford CLE, "Fraudulent Transfers and the Subsequent Transferee Defense Under the Bankruptcy Code and UFTA/UVTA." Skapof and Hirschfield discussed the defense to a fraudulent transfer claim for subsequent transferees of a payment from the debtor, the requirements to meet the defense, and the issue of value received in consideration for the transferred payment. For more information or to attend, click here.

OCTOBER 15, 2016 – Executive Partner Neil A. Cooper and RCCB were featured in the Philadelphia Magazine article, "Philly Rebooted: The Biggest Ideas of 2016 - and Beyond." Read the article to see what Neil has to say about RCCB's big idea for the legal marketplace here

OCTOBER 14, 2016 – Marc E. Hirschfield, Marc Skapof and Jessica L. Itzkowitz's article, "State Law Alternatives May Achieve Results Similar to Chapter 11," is published in the Journal of Corporate Renewal. The article examines cost-effective alternatives to traditional bankruptcy. Read the article here

AUGUST 29, 2016 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC Continues Growing Dynamic Team with the Addition of Matthew P. Faranda-Diedrich.

AUGUST 22, 2016 – Private Client Services Group attorneys, David S. Kovsky, Melissa B. Paszamant, and Erin E. McQuiggan, authored "Alert: IRS Proposes New Regulations To Curtail Valuation Discounts."

JUNE 1, 2016 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC Welcomes New York-Based Bankruptcy Attorneys Marc E. Hirschfield and Marc Skapof. 

MAY 24, 2016 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC Welcomes Timothy J. Levy and Jessica L. Itzkowitz.

MAY 18, 2016 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC Launches Redesigned Website.

MAY 13, 2016 – Executive Partner Neil A. Cooper was featured in a CityBizList interview. The interview, conducted by CityBizList's Edwin Warfield and Newmark Grubb Frank's Executive Managing Director, Jeff Mack, discusses RCCB from inception to the present. View part 1 of the video here, part 2 here, part 3 here, and part 4 here.

APRIL 28, 2016 – James Ettelson is an author and presenter for the NBI seminar, Title Law From Start to Finish. The course will examine common real estate title problems and ways to fix them. 

APRIL 26, 2016 – Partner Barry L. Cohen is a course co-planner for the 10th annual PBI Intellectual Property Law Institute, which will take place on April 27th and April 28th in Philadelphia. For more information on the course, visit http://catalog.pbi.org/store/seminar/seminar.php?seminar=51893.

APRIL 16, 2016 – Matt Brinker is a proud member of the ACG University Class of 2016. ACGU is a program that educates its participants on dealmaking while providing networking opportunities. For more information, visit http://www.acg.org/philadelphia/acguniversity.aspx.

MARCH 31, 2016 – Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC moves its Philadelphia office to Two Logan Square.  

MARCH 23, 2016 – Erin E. McQuiggan will sit on the panel at the PBI seminar, Fixing a Broken Trust.  Panelists will examine ways to fix and modify these important documents. For more information, please visit http://catalog.pbi.org/store/seminar/seminar.php?seminar=48952.

MARCH 8, 2016 – Melissa B. Paszamant will serve as a panelist at the PBI Fundamentals of Estate Planning seminar.  The panel will review the various stages of the estate planning process. For more information, please visit http://catalog.pbi.org/store/seminar/seminar.php?seminar=48787.

FEBRUARY 5, 2016 – Executive Partner Neil A. Cooper will sit on the panel at the Angel Venture Fair Education Day.  The panel  will answer questions about deal negotiation in preparation for the Angel Venture Fair on April 26, 2016.  For more information, please visit www.angelventurefair.com.

JANUARY 21, 2016 – Executive Partner Neil A. Cooper will serve as a panelist for the SmartCEO and SecurElement panel, Outsourcing to Grow Profitability for Small Businesses.  The panel will discuss ways in which outsourcing has increased company profitability. More information can be found at http://www.smartceo.com/outsourcing-to-grow-profitability-for-small-businesses-sponsored-by-securelement/.

JANUARY 13, 2016 - Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC announces the promotion of attorneys Pamela J. Zimlin, Karen L. Corliss and Dustin Covello to Partner and Sean S. Litz to Counsel