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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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Gregory L. Peterson Authors Opinion Column in The Buffalo News

“Another Voice: Robert Jackson’s principles have guided international justice for 70 years,” The Buffalo News, January 2016

Brendan S. Lillis Authors Article for Buffalo Law Journal

“Globalization and harmonization of intellectual property,” Buffalo Law Journal, December 2015

Alan J. Bozer Authors Opinion Column in The Buffalo News

“Another Voice: Creek’s history and environment must be preserved,” The Buffalo News, December 2015

James R. Grasso and Elizabeth Vanderlinde Co-Author Article for The Daily Record

“Labor & Employment: NY expands workplace protections based on gender,” The Daily Record, December 2015

Alan J. Bozer and Erin C. Borek Co-Author White Collar Column in The Daily Record

“White Collar Corner: Reasonable interpretation vs. knowing lie - How tax fraud is enforced as a false claim in New York,” The Daily Record, December 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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