5-17-17 Women's Bar Association of New York Announces Installation of the 2017-2018 Officers. Greta K. Kolcon, Esq. of Woods Oviatt will be installed as President-Elect.Posted May 17, 2017
May 17, 2017, New York, NY Women's Bar Association of the State of New York to Install Amy Baldwin Littman, Esq. as President in Westbrook, Connecticut The Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY) is pleased to announce that its 2017 Convention wi...
5-16-2017 NEW "FIRST-IN-THE-NATION" REGULATION: CYBERSECURITY REQUIREMENTS FOR FINANCIAL SERVICE COMPANIESPosted May 16, 2017
The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) recently enacted regulation aimed at protecting consumers and businesses from cyber-attacks. Effective March 1, 2017, 23 NYCRR 500 mirrors the NIST Cyber-Security Framework released under the direction of the Obama administration in 2014. Companies subject to this new regulation include non-governmental corporations, agencies, or partnerships that...
4-29-17 Richard A. Marchese, Esq. to present on special needs planning at seminar for families with disabled children.Posted April 19, 2017
Rick Marchese, Esq. a partner in our Family Wealth and Estate Planning Department will present on the topic of special needs planning at a seminar for families with disabled children on Saturday, April 29th at Heritage Christian Services in Henrietta.
5-4-17 Richard Marchese, Esq. to present 2017 Medicaid and Elder Law update at CLE program.Posted April 19, 2017
Rick Marchese, Esq. a partner in the firm's Trust and Estate Department will give a 2017 Medicaid and Elder law update at a Monroe County Bar Association CLE program on May 4th.
6-28-17 Richard Marchese, Esq. to present CLE Program on responding to audits from the New York State Office of Medicaid Inspector General.Posted April 19, 2017
Richard Marchese, Esq. a partner in the firm's Family Wealth and Estate Planning Department to present CLE Program on responding to audits from the New York State Office of Medicaid Inspector General on June 28th at the Erie County Bar Association in Buffalo. For more information or to register go...
3-29-17 Woods Oviatt Advised Peterson Partners on Series B Financing Used by DCI-Design to Acquire EthoStream.Posted March 31, 2017
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP advised Peterson Partners on Series B financing used by DCI-Design to acquire EthoStream. DCI Design Communications LLC (“DCI”), an industry leader in Data, Voice, and Unified Communications technologies, announced the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire the assets and operations of EthoStream LLC, from Telk...
3-27-17 Woods Oviatt advises Magnum Capital Partners in the acquisition of Scribendi Inc. ("Scribendi") an online editing and proofreading company.Posted March 28, 2017
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP were advisors for Magnum Capital Partners in the acquisition of Scribendi Inc. ("Scribendi"), an online editing and proofreading company. MAGNUM Capital Partners ("MAGNUM"), is a private investment firm led by Patricia Riopel and Enrico Magnani. This acquisition is a strategic entry...
2-7-17 As Seen in the Buffalo Law Journal - "WNY Firms Experience Explosive Growth"Posted February 07, 2017
BUFFALO LAW JOURNAL WNY firms experience explosive growth Michael Petro -Editor/Reporter Buffalo Law Journal/Buffalo Business First FEATURED REPORT When Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman moved to 50 Fountain Plaza in 2016, it was an opportunity to upgrade and increase the law firm’s space from its previous home down the road at 66...
2-1-17 As Seen on 13WHAM - Bill Bauer interviewed on President Trump's Supreme Court Nominee and the Impact it Could Have on Landmark DecisionsPosted February 01, 2017
Bill Bauer, a Partner in the Firm's Litigation Department was interviewed on 13WHAM regarding President Trump's Supreme Court nominee and the impact it could have on Landmark Decisions. Click on the link below to see the news story. http://13wham.com/news/local/w...
2-8-17 Lorisa LaRocca, Esq. To Speak on EEOC and DHR ClaimsPosted February 01, 2017
Lorisa LaRocca, Esq. a Partner in the Firm's Labor and Employment Department will be a speaker at the NHRA/SHRM Legal Update at the Temple B'rith Kodesh on February 8, 2017. Lorisa's presentation will discuss "Handling EEOC and DHR Claims".