Protesters Decry Looming Union Square Park Restaurant

Law360, New York (March 10, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT) -- Opponents of a high-end restaurant set to soon come to the north end of Manhattan’s Union Square Park gathered Sunday — just weeks after a New York appellate court greenlighted the project — to protest the eatery and ask New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to call the project off.

Residents and politicians protested what appears to be the imminent arrival — perhaps as early as next month — of restaurateur Simon Oren’s Chef Driven Market LLC restaurant, saying the restaurant would swallow up some of...
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