Partner Publishes Article with American Health Lawyers

HH&K Partner Dawn Lanouette’s article EEOC Targets Wellness Plans, Issues Propose Regulations was published in the American Health Lawyers Association’s AHLA Weekly on April 24.  Dawn’s article explores the EEOC’s lawsuits against employers under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Genetic Information Non-Discrimination Act (GINA), and the EEOC’s recently issued proposed regulations for [...]

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Two HHK Partners Presenting at Regional Executive Wellness Summit on April 29

HH&K Partners Tom Conlon and Dawn Lanouette will be presenting at the Regional Executive Wellness Summit on April 29, 2015 in Binghamton, New York.  Tom will be speaking on legal issues for wellness plans under the ADA, HIPAA and GINA.  Dawn will be addressing the most recent lawsuits filed by the EEOC against employers for [...]

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HH&K Partners Jim Franz and Dawn Lanouettte At Tioga County HR Roundtable Event

Partner Dawn Lanouette took part in the Tioga County Human Resources Roundtable on Social Media on Wednesday, April 8.  Panelists discussed recent developments in recruiting, hiring, policies, discipline and termination related to social media.  HH&K Partner James Franz chaired the event which was held at Tioga Downs Casino.

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Lauren E. Allu Starts As Special Counsel for Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP

Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP and Lauren E. Allu are pleased to announce that Ms. Allu has joined the firm as Special Counsel in the Saddle Brook, New Jersey office effective March 23, 2015. Ms. Allu concentrates her practice in residential and commercial real estate, including acquisitions, dispositions, financing, leasing and municipal land use.  Ms. [...]

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Paul Sheppard Attends ALI Advanced Employment Law and Litigation Conference

HH&K Partner Paul Sheppard recently attended the Advanced Employment Law and Litigation Conference sponsored by the American Law Institute in Washington, D.C.  Mr. Sheppard is Chair of Hinman, Howard & Kattell’s Real Property Tax Assessment and Condemnation Practice Group and a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Sheppard handles a variety of complex litigated [...]

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Partner Clifford Weber Presents To Recent Conference For Independent Banker Association of NYS

HH&K Partner Clifford Weber presented as part of the Independent Banker Association of New York State for the Regulatory Compliance Conference on March 25 and 26, 2015.  Cliff’s segment covered the Bank Secrecy Act. Cliff is an experienced regulatory, corporate, securities, advisory, transactional and enforcement defense work for financial institutions. He counsels clients in their [...]

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Downtown Binghamton Restaurant Week In Progress

Spring is here, and that means it’s time to celebrate Downtown Binghamton Restaurant Week, March 24-April 2.  https://www.facebook.com/events/945455758820585/

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HHK Scenes From 2015 Lourdes Ball

Hinman, Howard & Kattell attorneys and guests enjoyed the 2015 Lourdes Ball held on February 28 at the Holiday Inn Arena in Binghamton.  The annual Ball is the Lourdes Hospital Auxillary’s largest fundraiser for Lourdes Hospital, with proceeds from the 2015 gala going towards purchase of an ultramodern GPS bronchoscope for Lourdes’ cancer center.  Hinman, [...]

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Marty Kane To Present At BCBA Elder Law CLE Program Today

HH&K Special Counsel Marty Kane will be presenting as part of a Broome County Bar Association continuing education seminar on Elder Law on Thursday, March 5, 2015.  Marty’s segment will cover the rules and regulations regarding Medicaid and Homestead exemptions. Marty is an experienced elder law and estate planning and estate administration attorney.  He counsels [...]

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Affordable Care Act Subsidies Before US Supreme Court Today

The Supreme Court is hearing argument this morning in the case of King v. Burwell, which challenges the validity of subsidies offered to millions of Americans under the Affordable Care Act.  The question is whether the statute, which provides for subsidies to individuals who purchase insurance through a state exchange, includes individuals who purchase insurance [...]

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