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Ever wonder what's going on with your former classmates? Welcome to Class Notes online where you can stay abreast of the latest professional activities and other important milestones in your classmates' lives. Visit often, as we are frequently updating the site, with information compiled from alumni, including news published in local and national media.

Daniel W. Dienst was appointed Chief Executive Officer and Director of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. Prior to joining the company, Dienst had a lengthy and successful career in the scrap metal recycling industry, most recently serving as Chief Executive Officer of Sims Metal Management, Ltd. (2/6/2014)

Scott L. Feuer, previously with Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid, P.C., joined the Uniondale, NY office of Rivkin Radler LLP as a partner in the firm’s Real Estate, Zoning, and Land Use Group. Feuer concentrates his practice on commercial real estate transactions including the purchase and sale, financing and leasing of office buildings, shopping centers and multi-family residential properties. (9/9/2014)

David Frey, Deputy Chief of the Investigations Bureau at the Richmond County District Attorney’s Office, was awarded a 2014 Thomas E. Dewey Medal in December. The medal is presented “annually to an outstanding assistant district attorney in each of the City’s District Attorneys' offices and in the Office of the City’s Special Narcotics Prosecutor.” Frey is responsible for computer crimes and long-term investigations, including the supervision of all wiretap investigations. He joined the Richmond County District Attorney's Office as an assistant in the Appeals Bureau in 1997 and has held positions of increasing authority, including Unit Chief of the newly created Computer and Technology Investigations Unit. (1/14/2015)

Horace H. Ng, Managing IP Counsel and Director of IP Development at Marvell Semiconductor, Inc., was named a 2014 Corporate Counsel Award finalist in the Best IP Lawyer Category by the San Francisco Business Times. With U.S. headquarters in Santa Clara, CA, Marvell is a worldwide semiconductor firm that holds over 4,000 U.S. patents (as well as protections in Asia and Europe). (4/3/2014)

Steven L. Schultz, a named partner in the Hotchkiss, CO firm of McCarthy & Schultz, was appointed a judge of the Seventh Judicial District Court in Colorado effective January 2015. Prior to forming his firm, he worked for 11 years at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP in its Litigation Department. (10/10/2014)

Felice A. Sontupe was appointed Chief of the Kings County District Attorney's newly created Frauds Bureau. The Bureau has broad responsibility for investigating and prosecuting all forms of fraud, including complex frauds, such as embezzlement, investment fraud and insurance fraud. Sontupe was previously Section Chief in the Labor Bureau and Deputy Chief in the Medicaid Fraud Bureau at the New York State Attorney Generals' Office where she served for 12 years. (5/1/2014)

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