Lauletta Birnbaum in the News

Lauletta Birnbaum Welcomes Three New Attorneys

Tuesday  //  Sep 26  //  2017

Lauletta Birnbaum, LLC is proud to announce the addition of three new attorneys: William “Bill” Eisenstadt joins as of counsel concentrating on General Corporate law; Christopher M. Marrone joins as a member concentrating on Real Estate, General Corporate and Intellectual Property law; and Carrie Krantz joins as an associate following her clerkship at the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

“We are excited to announce the addition of these three distinguished attorneys to our ever-growing practice,” said Frank A. Lauletta, co-founding member. “Bill’s and Chris’s real-world and legal experience strengthens our team of highly-accomplished attorneys,” added Lloyd C. Birnbaum, co-founding member.

Bill Eisenstadt is a former general counsel with experience in various fields from Industrial to Technology, and from start-ups to large corporations. Bill provides the benefits of an in-house general counsel who understands the client’s business without the need and expense of hiring a full-time legal staff. His experience affords clients practical, result-oriented approaches to the many issues confronting businesses today. Additionally, Bill represents clients in corporate transactions such as financing, strategic planning, corporate governance, joint ventures, mergers & acquisitions, cost and budget management, and contracts. Bill is a graduate of Rutgers University School of Law (J.D., 1986) and Temple University (B.S., 1980).

In addition to his diverse legal résumé, Chris Marrone is licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  Moreover, he has a technical background as a chemical engineer, which, coupled with his entrepreneurial spirit, allows him to better understand and serve the business community. He has counseled an array of clients in real estate, corporate matters and intellectual property protection in various industries, including: dental practices, restaurant/food services, retail industries, universities, medical facilities, business owners and financial institutions. Chris’s professional and personal philosophy is to give back in meaningful ways to the local and global communities to which he dedicates his practice. Chris is a graduate of Widener University School of Law (J.D., 1999) and Drexel University (B.S., 1994).

Carrie Krantz joins Lauletta Birnbaum following her clerkship at the Supreme Court of New Jersey with Honorable Lee A. Solomon. Carrie has also been a Judicial Extern at both the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the U.S. Department of the Interior: Office of the Solicitor. She is a graduate of Widener University Delaware Law School (J.D., 2016) where she was Founder and President of the Constitutional Law Association as well as a finalist of the American Indian Law Review Writing Competition. Carrie received her undergraduate degree from Rowan University (B.A., 2011).

iPipeline Acquires Laser App Software

Tuesday  //  Sep 19  //  2017

Lauletta Birnbaum represented iPipeline in its recent acquisition of Laser App Software, a premier provider of forms automation and management software for the securities and insurance industries.  With approximately 100,000 users, from registered investment advisors (RIAs), agents, and broker-dealers, Laser App is designed to streamline the process of completing client forms. Attorneys Frank Lauletta and Randy Ford played an integral role in completing the deal. Read iPipeline’s press release here.

PhillyLiving.com Acquires The Philly Apartment Company

Sunday  //  Sep 10  //  2017

The Philly Apartment Company, a client of the Firm, has just been acquired by PhillyLiving.com — a merger which brings two of the region’s biggest Real Estate brands under one roof. Founded in 2004, The Philly Apartment Company is the largest residential leasing firm in Greater Philadelphia, PA. The company provides renters with an efficient, cost-free way to find apartments, while also providing owners a variety of highly effective services to market their properties to prospective renters.

Journey Sales Raises $775k to build out Sales and Marketing Teams

Sunday  //  Sep 10  //  2017

Pennsylvania-based company Journey Sales, represented by Lauletta Birnbaum, just tacked on three-quarters of a million dollars in venture capital. With a roster of 30 employees (and growing) the company focuses on bringing more tech to the salesroom — and these new funds will help. More on the story here.

Client Holtec International Opens New Campus in Camden

Saturday  //  Sep 9  //  2017

Lauletta Birnbaum’s client, Holtec International, opened their new technology campus on the Delaware Riverfront last week. The company, which specializes in diversified energy technology, is spearheading the movement to put Camden on the map as a center for manufacturing and innovation. With this new site, Holtec will work on plans for permanent, safe disposal of nuclear waste — a task which will require the hire of 2,000 new employees over time, according to the company’s CEO Dr. Kris Singh.

 

Ari D. Linden named 2017 Top Attorney

Thursday  //  Aug 24  //  2017

Lauletta’s own Ari D. Linden was named to SJ Magazine’s Top Attorneys List of 2017. Linden was selected by his peers as an “Industry Icon” for his exceptional work in Zoning & Land Use. Linden has also been selected by SJ Magazine as an “Awesome Attorney” six times. According to the magazine, their annual list “highlights the noteworthy professionals who are making a remarkable impact in the courtroom and beyond.” For the full list of this year’s winners, check out the article on SJMag’s website.

Lauletta Birnbaum Assists Italian rod, reel, and bait manufacturer in opening its US operations

Wednesday  //  Aug 23  //  2017

Lauletta Birnbaum was proud to work with Molix, an Italian fishing supply company, in establishing their United States corporation. Read the announcement on their website here.

Lauletta Birnbaum Casts for a Cause at Annual Fishing Tournament

Thursday  //  Jul 13  //  2017

Members of the Lauletta Birnbaum Family had a great time casting for a cause over the weekend at The Ike Foundation’s Celebrity Pro-Am Bass Fishing Tournament. The Ike Foundation was founded by Mike Iaconelli of Professional Edge Fishing (a client of the firm), and aims to get kids involved with fishing at an early age. The firm is proud to sponsor the foundation, which assists civic organizations, existing youth fishing organizations, and other charitable organizations in sponsoring events and functions which promote fishing to both inner city and rural youth.

Looking Out for Small Businesses and Protecting Their “Secret Sauce”

Thursday  //  Jun 15  //  2017

Attorney Randy Ford recently penned an article entitled “Protecting Your Secret Sauce No Matter the Industry” which appeared in the Business and Finance Edition of the Southern New Jersey Development Council’s monthly magazine.  Ford provides certain recommendations to companies on how best to protect their trade secrets in the context of employee and independent contractor agreements.  Read the full article here.

Lauletta Birnbaum Represents Client in Acquisition of 16 Pizza Huts in Southern New Jersey

Friday  //  May 19  //  2017

PCF Restaurant Group, LLC just announced the acquisition of 16 Pizza Hut locations in Southern New Jersey. Lauletta Birnbaum represented Ed Herron, owner and president of PCF Restaurant Group, in the acquisition.

Herron, who has over 25 years of experience in restaurant management, said of the expansion: “PCF means People Come First. It is important to serve our customers and team members in a way to make the southern New Jersey Pizza Huts an excellent place to eat and work.” For the full story, read the bulletin posted here.

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