Strauss & Troy Welcomes New Attorneys

Strauss & Troy is pleased to announce that Martin S. Pinales will be joining the firm in an Of Counsel capacity. Mr. Pinales, formerly of Sirkin Pinales & Schwartz LLP, is one of the country’s premiere white-collar criminal defense attorneys. He has held numerous leadership positions at the local and national levels, and until recently was President of the National Association …Read More

Changes In Condominium Financing

The condominium segment of the nation’s ailing housing market has been especially hard hit by defaults and declining values. Mortgage loans on condominiums are generally viewed by lenders as more problematic than for single family homes because foreclosures on a few units can affect the entire condominium project, and monthly HOA fees can become difficult to collect from individual unit owners …Read More

Receiverships Protect Property in a Variety of Situations

Who or what is a receiver? A receiver is an outside person or entity appointed by the court to manage money or property during the course of a lawsuit. Receiverships date back to the Elizabethan era in the English Court of Chancery, but the passage of time has not changed this basic premise: A receiver exercises powers for the common …Read More

Perils of the Electronic Grapevine; Is Your Company Protected?

When a company establishes its employment policies and procedures, there is a tendency to consider the task completed, at least for the foreseeable future. While that might have been an acceptable approach several years ago, technological changes require companies to be alert to new and different issues. Such is the case with Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Twitter, blogs, and a host …Read More

Market on the Square

For the third season, Strauss & Troy is   pleased to be the exclusive sponsor of the “Strauss & Troy Market on   the Square” together with 3CDC, our partner in this endeavor. The Market runs every Tuesday from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM through September 29, 2009, offering locally-grown fresh produce, homemade baked goods, specialty lunch items, flowers, …Read More