HHK Associate Rebecca Koval to Begin Term on New York State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section Executive Committee

Rebecca Koval, associate attorney at Hinman, Howard & Kattell, has been appointed as the new 6th Judicial District delegate to the New York State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section Executive Committee.  The State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section Executive Committee serves as the ambassadors of the NYSBA to those new to the profession, providing assistance [...]

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Hinman, Howard & Kattell Participates as a Sponsor of the Baden-Powell Tee Off for Scouting Golf Tournament

The 2014 Baden-Powell Tee Off for Scouting golf tournament takes place on May 21, 2014 at The Links at Hiawatha Landing and HHK is pleased to once again be a sponsor of this event.  Proceeds from this tournament benefit the Boy Scouts of America Baden-Powell Council.

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HHK Participates in local Mud Gauntlet to benefit Southern Tier Aids Program

HHK attorneys, staff and their family members participated in the April 13, 2014 Mud Gauntlet to benefit the Southern Tier Aids Program.  Participants completed a 5k course spread over 40 acres including 26 extreme obstacles.  Participating were Larry Anderson, Paul Sheppard, Ron Greene, Megan Curinga, Gary Tyler, Brent Whiting, Alex Racketa, Jeremy Sedelmeyer, Ryan Mead, [...]

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HHK Partner John Bedosky is Contributing Author for Aspatore Book on Trusts and Estates in New York

HHK Partner John R. Bedosky is one of six contributing authors of the recently published Strategies for Trusts and Estates in New York, 2014 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing Recent Developments and Navigating the Estate Planning Process in New York. John’s topic in the book, Overcoming the Challenges of Uncertainty in the Estate Planning Process [...]

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HHK a Major Sponsor of the Owego Fallen Firefighter’s Golf Tournament

Hinman, Howard & Kattell has committed to participate in the upcoming Owego Fallen Firefighter’s Golf tournament as a major sponsor.  The money raised from this tournament will support two important causes that include scholarships for graduating Owego Free Academy seniors pursuing further education in a first responder field and building/operating costs for the Owego Fire [...]

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Hinman, Howard & Kattell Sponsors Catholic Charities of Broome County Inaugural Carousel Gala

Catholic Charities of Broome County’s inaugural Carousel Gala will be held on May 10, 2014 at The McKinley in Endicott, NY and Hinman, Howard & Kattell is pleased to be supporting this event as a major sponsor.  The Carousel Gala is a formal event with social hour, dinner, an auction, dancing and special entertainment featuring [...]

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HHK Labor and Employment Group Holds Client Seminar on Employee Handbooks and Social Media in the Workplace

Hinman, Howard and Kattell’s Labor and Employment group hosted a client seminar on April 3.  The topic was Social Media in the Workplace and Employee Handbooks.  This seminar was the first in a series of seminars designed to provide information to firm clients to enable them to keep up with the ever-changing labor and employment [...]

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Hinman, Howard & Kattell to Participate as Sponsor of the Binghamton Philharmonic 1st Storybook Soiree

Hinman, Howard & Kattell is pleased to be participating as a sponsor of the Binghamton Philharmonic’s 1st Storybook Soiree on April 26, 2014 from 6 to 11 pm at the Binghamton Club.  This evening should be an entertaining event with guests encouraged to dress in an “Alice in Wonderland” costume to enjoy the transformation of [...]

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HHK Partner James W. Orband Re-Elected to a Fourth Term as Managing Partner

Hinman, Howard & Kattell is pleased to announce that James W. Orband has been re-elected by the partnership to a fourth consecutive term as Managing Partner.  Mr. Orband has served as Managing Partner of Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP since January 1, 1999.  His new term will run through December 31, 2018.

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National Labor Relations Board Regional Director Takes On Big College Football

In what is a sure-to-be appealed decision, yesterday, the National Labor Relations Board Regional Director for Region 13 (governing parts of Illinois and Indiana) has ruled that Grant-in-aid scholarship football players are employees under the National Labor Relations Act and has directed that an election take place to determine whether the employees will be represented [...]

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