| October 20, 2017Rochester labor and employment partner Stephanie Caffera and manager of diversity and inclusion Rekha Chiruvolu were quoted in this special report regarding why employers should provide preventative discrimination training in the workplace.
| October 12, 2017Rochester commercial litigation partner David Tennant, who is also chair of the Art of Lawyering fundraiser, is quoted in this article about the organization’s upcoming silent auction to benefit the Volunteer Legal Services Project, which provides pro bono legal assistance to those in need in Monroe County.
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| September 22, 2017This news roundup covers potential U. Supreme Court petitions that could impact interests of Native American tribes.
Rochester commercial litigation partner David Tennant provides commentary about the petition that could allow for a Native American tribe to build a casino on Martha’s Vineyard.With deep roots in the Rochester community and steadfast commitment to its future, we are leaders in the community in providing | January 12, 2018Rochester private equity and investment funds partner Jeremy Wolk and Rochester public company transactions associate Brian Becker wrote this column examining SEC issues surrounding ICOs (initial coin offerings).| January 10, 2018Rochester M&A and corporate transactions partner Tyler Savage and associate Isaac Figueras are featured in this article about how national and international brands are creating new strategies to enter regional markets.| September 15, 2017This article about the pending New York legislation that would expand residents’ environmental rights quotes a recent Nixon Peabody blog post titled “What’s Trending: New York possible constitutional right to clean air and water,” authored by Albany Energy & Environmental partner Ruth Leistensnider and Rochester Energy & Environmental group professional specialist Libby Ford.| September 11, 2017Rochester conflicts attorney Katie Carter authored this article about the recently published opinions from the New York State Bar Association Committee on Professional Ethics regarding paying for referrals and what it means for New York attorneys.We help transform business plans into corporate enterprises, providing financing, intellectual property counsel and other legal services to new and established companies.And as new businesses emerge in Upstate New York, we continue to support Rochester’s corporate leaders as they evolve and take on the challenges of the current and future business environment.| December 16, 2017Rochester public company transactions associate Brian Becker is quoted in this article about how the cryptocurrency bitcoin is becoming mainstream and how it may affect the health care industry. | November 17, 2017Rochester real estate partner Bruce Baker and New York City global finance counsel Alex Yim were quoted in this feature on the increasing use of public-private partnerships to fund projects in cities across the U. | November 17, 2017Rochester private equity and investment funds partner Jeremy Wolk, Los Angeles health care partner Jill Gordon and Los Angeles labor and employment associate Mae Hau coauthored this contributed article on the explosion of mobile health applications and the potential accessibility issues.| December 15, 2017Rochester private equity and investment funds partner Jeremy Wolk, M&A and corporate transactions counsel Anita Pelletier and Washington DC M&A and corporate transactions partner Mike Cooney authored this column about the impact of U. | November 16, 2017Los Angeles labor and employment counsel Dale Hudson and Rochester labor and employment associate Jeffrey League authored this column about what employers should expect relating to the U. Department of Labor’s appeal, which invalidated the Obama administration’s overtime rule.| November 02, 2017This article about a proposed installation of a cellphone tower in a residential neighborhood mentions Rochester real estate associate Rob Brenner for representing Verizon in the matter.| November 01, 2017This article includes Rochester labor and employment partner and practice group leader Eric Paley as one of blockchain annuity startup Auctus’ newest board members, in a move to enhance its financial services expertise.