PRACTICESImmigration and Nationality
EDUCATIONHindu College, Delhi, India, B.A.
St. John’s University School of Law, J.D.
- New York
- US District Court for the Eastern District
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 1st, 2nd & 3rd Circuits
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. Tax Court
H-1B Visa Lottery for Fiscal Year 2022 Opens March 9, 202102/16/2021
Initial registration for the H-1B visa lottery for Fiscal Year 2022 will begin at noon Eastern time on March 9, 2021 and will close at noon Eastern time on March 25, 2021.
The Savings Clause: Issues in Foreclosure Defense Cases12/30/2020
Partner Pankaj Malik and associate Melissa J. Montenes dive into a case raising novel issues that will impact New York foreclosure law. While the case is currently pending before Appellate Division, 2nd Department, once closed, it is expected to provide useful guidance in foreclosure cases and other matters where CPLR §205(a) is at issue.
Navigating DACA After SCOTUS Halts Its Rescission: Key Points07/09/2020 | New York Law Journal
The Cares Act Amended: Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 20206/9/2020
If you have already received a PPP loan, the PPP Flexibility Act will not allow you to apply for or receive a second loan. With respect to loans applied for after enactment of the PPP Flexibility Act, although the covered period has been extended to 24 weeks, there has been no change to the maximum loan amount that can be borrowed under the PPP - it remains 2.5 times a borrower's one-month average payroll cost, as determined under the existing PPP application.
Coronavirus Alert Update: The CARES Act: What You Need To Know03/26/2020
Late Wednesday, the Senate unanimously approved an historic stimulus bill – the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) - to provide significant aid to the American people and businesses impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus and the Workplace Update: Key Components of Impending Federal Stimulus Package and SBA and New York City Relief for Small Business03/24/2020
While negotiations on a Coronavirus Federal Stimulus Package continue in the Senate, many critical components of the expected package have been made public. The current consensus is that a stimulus package will be passed this week.
The Economic Impact of The Coronavirus & How We Can Help03/23/2020
As many of you face economic challenges in these unprecedented times, there is relief available to help mitigate the impact of the coronavirus on your small business and your personal finances.
Juxtaposition In Foreclosure Defense Litigation:Legislative Intent vs. Practical Reality - by Pankaj Malik03/23/2018 | New York Law Journal