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Global Coverage - September 2015

  • Individuals Can Be Directly Liable for Customs Civil Penalties
  • Iran Nuclear Deal Offers Greater Opportunities for Aircraft Parts and Services Exports
  • Alternative Fund Marketing Across the Pond — Getting to Know AIFMD
  • Are You a Business Visitor in the U.S.?
  • Smaller Companies, Bigger Risks
  • Spotlight on International Contributors
  • Opportunities in Mobile and Digital Banking in Indonesia
  • Patent Procedure in India
  • The Singapore International Commercial Court
  • Structures for Foreign Companies Doing Business in Singapore

Beyond Dispute - August 2015

  • New Rule Protects Non-Party Witnesses at Depositions in New York
  • Dealing With a Pro Se Plaintiff
  • Regulatory Burdens Increase for Receivables-Management Companies in New York
  • “Debt Collection Dialogue” Occurs in Buffalo, New York
  • Environmental Indemnity Provisions Must Be Carefully Considered
  • Spotlight

Beyond Dispute - November 2014

  • Landscape of Food-Product Litigation and Regulation
  • The Attorney-Client Privilege in Internal Investigations
  • Employee’s E-mail May Bind Company to Terms Outside the Employee’s Authority
  • A Capital Move for Phillips Lytle
  • Increase in Incidence of Remand Awards by District Courts
  • Phillips Lytle Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers® and Super Lawyers® Lists
  • Spotlight

The Commercial Paper - November 2014

  • Financing IDA Projects in New York State
  • Spotlight: A Warm Welcome
  • The Risks and Rewards of Multiple Lender Financings: Loan Participations and Syndicated Loans

By the Book - March 2014

  • ADA Applies to Students with Food Allergies on University Campuses
  • Why Tax-Exempt Organizations Should Plan for Joint Ventures
  • New York City’s New Sick Leave Law
  • Labor & Employment: Clarifying Employer Liability for Supervisors Under Title VII: Vance v. Ball State University
  • University Job Placement Rates Come Under Scrutiny

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Client Alerts

International Client Alert - September 2015

  • OFAC Authorizes U.S. Companies to Open in Cuba

International Client Alert - September 2015

  • Iran Nuclear Agreement: U.S. Companies and Sanctions Relief

Labor & Employment Client Alert - August 2015

  • Recent New York City Legislation Will Prohibit Employers from Using Credit Checks to Screen Job Applicants

Labor & Employment Client Alert - August 2015

  • Erie County IDA Pay Equity Policy

Business Litigation Client Alert - July 2015

  • Disparate Impact Liability Under the Fair Housing Act: A Potential Pitfall for Municipalities, Quasi-Governmental Agencies, Banks and Other Entities Involved with Residential and Mixed-Use Projects

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James D. Donathen and Patrick A. Sheldon Co-Author Article for The Daily Record

“Labor & Employment: How the National Football League got it all wrong,” The Daily Record, November 2015

David P. Flynn and Kimberly R. Nason Author Article on College and University Campuses “Going Green”

“Solar energy shines for NY higher education,” Buffalo Law Journal, October 2015

Alan J. Bozer and Michael L. McCabe Co-Author White Collar Column in The Daily Record

“White Collar Corner: Obtaining evidence and testimony north of the border,” The Daily Record, September 2015

James R. Grasso Authors Article for The Daily Record

“Labor and Employment: U.S. Department of Labor Proposes New Overtime Restrictions and Issues Employee Misclassification Guidance,” The Daily Record, August 2015

Kenneth A. Manning and Benjamin M. Farber Author Article on Operational Issues for Medical Marijuana Producers

“Operational issues for medical marijuana producers,” Buffalo Law Journal, July 2015

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Published Works

Phillips Lytle UAS Brochure

“The Bigger Picture. A Different Perspective. The Phillips Lytle View of the Unmanned Systems Markets,” October 2015

Lisa McDougall Co-Authors New York State Physicians´ HIPAA Manual

Co-Author, “New York State Physicians´ HIPAA Manual,” New York State Bar Association

James R. Grasso Authors Chapter for Aspatore Books

Author, "Developing Successful Client Strategies," book chapter, Inside the Minds:  Labor & Employment Client Strategies, Aspatore Books, May 2007

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