Represented a major beverage company in class action brought under New Jersey and New York law on behalf of all route sales personnel (approximately 1,900) claiming that the company had misclassified them as exempt from the overtime provisions of state law, and seeking six years of back overtime pay. Obtained dismissal of the New York class and settled the New Jersey class on favorable terms.

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Special Committee of the Board of a textile company
Represented Special Committee of the Board of a textile company in connection with the acquisition of an affiliate of a company in exchange for $84 more
Various engineering projects for a global infrastructure, finance and media company
Advised the infrastructure division of a global infrastructure, finance and media company's project management teams on various projects involving more
Stock-for-stock merger of a public textile business
Represented a Special Committee of the Board of a public textile company in its consideration and consummation of a stock-for-stock merger with an more
Asbestos settlement trust for The Celotex Corporation
Represented the Celotex Asbestos Settlement Trust established pursuant to the Chapter 11 plan of reorganization for The Celotex Corporation to more