Winter 2022
Campolo Leads Panel of Elected Officials at HIA-LI’s Annual Meeting
Earlier this month, Joe Campolo moderated the 44th HIA-LI Annual Meeting and Legislative Program. Before leading a discussion with elected officials, Joe reported on the tremendous work of the business community and HIA-LI to push Long Island forward as we've entered the third calendar year of the pandemic.

FIRM HIGHLIGHTS
CMM Closes Multimillion-Dollar Sale of Creative Bath Products, Inc.
CMM finished 2021 with a bang, closing a newsworthy transaction involving multiple companies, shareholders, and sales. Great job to Senior Partner Christine Malafi, who led the property and business sale of Creative Bath Products, Inc., with the assistance of Paralegal Katharine Campolo, Legal Assistant Cailey McByrne, and Senior Associate Vinny Costa.

CMM Prevails on Behalf of St. James Fire District in Appeal
In 2018, we reported that CMM litigators Patrick McCormick and Richard DeMaio, representing the St. James Fire District, successfully defended a petition that sought to punish the District for allegedly not complying with a multitude of conflicting F.O.I.L. requests. We are pleased to report that the 2018 decision was affirmed on appeal by the Appellate Division, Second Department more than three years later thanks to CMM’s hard work.

CMM Secures Dismissal of Engineering-Related Lawsuit Against Suffolk County Town
CMM not only represents businesses and individuals but is also well known for providing legal services to municipalities. Due to the diligence and knowledge of Scott Middleton and Richard DeMaio, with support from Paralegal Dominique Berberich, CMM secured a victory for a Suffolk County Town in an engineering-related lawsuit.

CMM Closes Multimillion-Dollar Sale of Leading NY Veterinary Practice
Our M&A team recently advised a leading veterinary practice on their multimillion-dollar sale. The transaction was led by Christine Malafi with support from Marc Saracino.

LEGAL NEWS
What Employers Should Know About Employee Non-Compete Agreements in 2022
By Vinny Costa

Will 2022 mark the end of the employee non-compete agreement? Here, a look at federal and state updates.

FEATURED EVENTS
Breaking into the recreational cannabis market in New York brings questions regarding cultivation, licensing, and employment policies. Join Miller Business Center and Arthur Yermash, Partner and head of our Cannabis Law practice, for a virtual program where he will examine the regulations surrounding the cultivation of cannabis plants, the different cannabis licenses that exist, and how this affects the workplace.
Date: Thursday, February 10, 2022
Time: 9 A.M. – 10 A.M.
Place: Zoom
Campolo Moderates Panel at HIA-LI’s “The Future of LI MacArthur Airport and Tourism”

Long Island MacArthur Airport is a critical part of Long Island’s ecosystem. Join HIA-LI and Joe Campolo, member of the Long Island MacArthur Airport advisory board, as he leads a discussion with industry leaders about exciting new updates and projects related to travel and tourism on Long Island and how this will impact local businesses and our economy.
Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2022
Time: 8 A.M. – 10 A.M.
Place: MacArthur Airport
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