Hinman, Howard & Kattell Participates as a Master Sponsor of the A.V.R.E. Nine at Night Golf Tournament

The A.V.R.E. (Association for Vision Rehabilitation and Employment, Inc.) First Annual Nine at Night Golf Tournament will be held on September 13, 2014 at Chenango Commons Golf Course and HHK is pleased to be a Master Sponsor of this event.  This tournament promises to be a great opportunity for you to test your skills by [...]

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Hinman, Howard & Kattell Participates as a Grand Slam Sponsor of the Jim “Mudcat” Grant All Star Golf Tournament

Hinman, Howard & Kattell is pleased to participate as a Grand Slam Sponsor of the 2014 Jim “Mudcat” Grant All-Star Golf Tournament, presented by Security Mutual Life Insurance Company and the Black Aces.  This year’s tournament takes place on Thursday, August 28 at The Links at Hiawatha Landing and benefits the Broome County Urban League, [...]

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HHK Partner Begins Two-Year Term as Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for WSKG Public Television

Katherine “Kate” Fitzgerald, Partner at Hinman, Howard & Kattell and Chair of the Firm’s Domestic Relations, Matrimonial and Family Law Practice Group, was recently elected to serve as the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for WSKG Public Television for a two-year term commencing July 1, 2014. WSKG’s website, www.wskg.org states in part that their [...]

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HHK Associate Participates in Broome County Bar Association CLE Program – Update 2014

HHK Associate Jeremy Sedelmeyer addressed the New York Not-for-Profit Revitalization Act as part of the Broome County Bar Association’s Continuing Legal Education Seminar– Update 2014 on Friday, June 27 in Binghamton.  Mr. Sedelmeyer has previously participated as part of a panel presentation including HHK associates Ryan Mead and Rebecca Koval on this topic at a [...]

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HHK Attorney to Present at Upcoming Broome County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar

HHK Attorney Jeremy Sedelmeyer will be speaking at the Broome County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Seminar– Update 2014 this Friday, June 27.  Jeremy will be presenting the update on the Not-for-Profit Revitalization Act.  Attorneys interested in attending the Update can register at the event at the Hilton Doubletree.  Registration is from 8:30-9 a.m.  Cost [...]

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Ban the Box Legislation Spreads

According to recent reports, one in four adults in the United States now has a criminal conviction or arrest record that affects their ability to find employment.  Against this backdrop, cities and even some states are taking action to make it easier for those with convictions to at least get a foot in the door. [...]

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HHK Attorney Elected President of Binghamton Sertoma Club

Alex Racketa, Associate Attorney with HHK, has been elected President of the Binghamton Sertoma Club. His term will run from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015. Sertoma’s (SERvice TO MAnkind) primary service is assisting more than 50 million people with speech, hearing and language disorders. Chartered in 1928, the Binghamton Sertoma Club was the [...]

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New York City Office Has New Main Telephone Number

Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP’s New York City office has a new main telephone number – (646) 863-8510.  Special Counsel Stuart Sugarman and Legal Assistant Shari Cumberbatch are based in HHK New York City and can be reached by using the main office number or via their respective email addresses:  ssugarman@hhk.com or scumberbatch@hhk.com.  Hinman, Howard [...]

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Law and Sports Intersect: A Forced Sale of the L.A. Clippers Could Result in Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Tax That May Have Been Avoided

While it appears that the NBA has a contractual legal right to force Donald Sterling to sell the L.A. Clippers, exercising that right may have significant income tax consequences for Sterling. Sterling purchased the Clippers in 1981 for about $12.7 million. Recent reports place the team’s value in the $2 billion range. The sale of [...]

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HHK Labor and Employment Practice Group Presents Second In A Series of Informational Seminars

On Thursday, June 12 HHK Partners Jim Gleason and Leslie Guy presented the second in a continuing series of informational seminars focused on current Labor and Employment topics.  Thursday night’s presentation took place at Remlik’s in Binghamton and addressed Training your Workplace Needs.  Jim and Leslie covered areas including training critical for front line supervisory [...]

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