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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

The Commercial Paper - March 2014

  • Unauthorized UCC Termination Filings No Longer Effective — Commentary on Recent Bankruptcy Decision
  • Mortgage Recording Tax Implications for Mortgages Securing Revolving Credit Lines
  • After Boardwalk: The IRS Issues Safe Harbor Guidance for Historic Tax Credit Transactions

The Canadian Exchange - December 2013

  • Tax Considerations of Entering the U.S. Market
  • Spotlight
  • Security Interests in Cross-Border Loan Transactions
  • Independent Contractor or Employee? Why Getting It Right Matters

Beyond Dispute - December 2013

  • Avoid Spoliation Motions by Ensuring Continued Compliance with Litigation Holds
  • Consider Tax Implications in Settlement Agreements
  • Big Move for Buffalo Office
  • Guidance for Developers: Protect Against Liability Through Planning and Regulatory Compliance
  • In New York, Automatic Renewal Clauses Are Not So Automatic
  • Spotlight

By the Book - August 2013

  • Clery Act Update and the Campus SaVE Act
  • The National Labor Relations Board’s Jurisdiction Over Religious Colleges and Universities
  • New York State Creates New Growth Opportunities for Educational Institutions Through the START-UP NY Program
  • New York Public School Districts Not Subject to Division of Human Rights Jurisdiction
  • False Claims Act and Education Funds Lost to Fraud
  • IRS Report Scrutinizes Unrelated Business Income Reporting by Tax-Exempt Organizations
  • Compliance with FERPA: The Debate Between Students’ & Parents’ Rights
  • Collection of Student Loans: Update on Interpretations of Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Violation

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Client Alerts

International Client Alert - October 2014

  • FCPA “Foreign Official” Still A Discretionary Muddle

Labor & Employment Client Alert - January 2014

  • New York Implements Changes to Unemployment Insurance Law

Not-For-Profit Client Alert - December 2013

  • Key Provisions of The Non-Profit Revitalization Act of 2013

Labor & Employment Client Alert - November 2013

  • NYS Department of Labor Issues Regulations Expanding Allowable Wage Deductions

Employee Benefits Client Alert - October 2013

  • IRS and DOL Recognize All Same-Sex Marriages

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David P. Flynn Authors Article for The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel

“Contaminated Sediment Sites Are The New Superfund ‘Mega’ Sites,” The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, October 2014

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

“White Collar Corner: Internal investigations and attorney-client privilege,” The Daily Record, April 2014

Joseph B. Schmit and Aaron M. Schue Author Article for Law360

“A Close Look At NY’s New Privilege Log Rule,” Law360, August 2014

Richard E. Honen Writes Blog for 43North

“5 Questions To Ask Your Startup Attorney,” 43North, August 2014

Elizabeth Vanderlinde Authors Article in The Daily Record

“Labor & Employment: Interns: To pay or not to pay: that is the DOL question,” The Daily Record, June 2014

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Published Works

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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