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The Real Deal: Held & Hines Defeats former CEO to Property Shark in Trademark Dispute Case

Former PropertyShark CEO barred from using ex’s trademark Ryan Slack was accused of stealing the idea for a fashion conference company June 30, 2015 05:17PM By Tess Hofmann « PREVIOUS NEXT »Ryan Slack and Sandy Hussain Ryan Slack, co-founder of PropertyShark and current CEO of real estate conference company GreenPearl, was ordered by a judge Monday to stop using a trademark invented by his ex-girlfriend to market fashion events. Slack and his ex, Sandy Hussain, a Harvard graduate in urban planning, have […]

Patch: Marc Held, Partner at Held & Hines, LLP is quoted regarding Court finding against Councilman

“Well, my client is obviously ecstatic that the court found in his favor and believes that Mr. Malone has done some very bad things and needs to be held accountable,” Marc Held of the Held and Hines law firm of Brooklyn and New York City which represented Prosano told 27east. “Mr. Prosano is a young man with few financial resources, so he did the only thing he could—go to court to seek justice and hope that it would be served.”

27East: Marc Held, Partner at Held & Hines, LLP quoted in Court Victory

By Erin McKinley A State Supreme Court Judge earlier this month ruled against former Southampton Town Councilman James Malone in a 2012 lawsuit claiming that he assaulted and imprisoned a local contractor. According to the suit, filed by Anthony Prosano, who was living in Hampton Bays at the time, Mr. Malone failed to pay him for thousands of dollars worth of work he had been contracted to do and had completed in Mr. Malone’s home in Hampton Bays. After confronting […]

Daily Mail: Held & Hines’ Lawsuit re: Syracuse Student Makes World-wide Headlines

Student is ‘locked in a psychiatric ward for six days’ after going to campus health center with flu-like symptoms:   Kaitlin Taylor went to the Syracuse University health center as a sophomore in September 2013 She had flu-like symptoms, including a fever, cough, phlegm and congestion While waiting for medication, she told a counselor that she wanted to change her major and take a leave of absence from school She was sent to St Joseph’s Hospital’s emergency room with no […]

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