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In this issue, read about our Ruger Award and Distinguished Lawyer honorees, the Hon. James P. Murphy and Susan Katzoff, Esq. We shine the spotlight on member Leah Witmer, we offer case notes and summaries, and highlight several upcoming Bar Association activities.
Put your firm’s name and image on this year’s Annual Dinner and Distinguished Lawyer Celebration. Click here for the Sponsorship Form for the 146th Distinguished Lawyer Celebration.
September 13th, 2023, Syracuse, NY –Martin A. Lynn, President of the Onondaga County Bar Association (OCBA) Board of Directors, announced the selection of the Hon. James P. Murphy as recipient of the William C. Ruger Centennial Award, and Susan R. Katzoff, Esq. as its 2023 Distinguished Lawyer Honoree. Both will be recognized at the Association’s […]
Offered at no cost to attorneys who commit to volunteering with VLPCNY’s Debt Clinic, and for only $25 for those who don’t, this program provides an overview of debt collection lawsuits and steps to take in helping consumers defend against these lawsuits in a limited scope clinic or during full representation. The program is suited for attorneys new to consumer law, as well as attorneys with some experience looking for a refresher.
WHEN: Noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 13, 2023 | HOW: via ZOOM | COST: $25 | MCLE: 2.0 (1.0 Skills, 1.0 Professional Practice) | Financial Waivers here | This CLE is appropriate for both newly admitted and established attorneys. REGISTRATION CLOSES BY 5 p.m. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2023 Find out how you can challenge […]
In this combined issue catch up on regular features such as Judge Dillon’s Practice Page, and Newsmakers & Influencers, plus read up on what cool things lawyers do when they aren’t lawyering in Going the Distance
This CLE may be especially useful to you if you are a Family Law, Employment Law, or Trust & Estates Lawyer. Albert Feuer and Anna Masilela discuss the major protections available to NY surviving spouses plus a primer on the proposed Equity for Surviving Spouses Act. (ESSA). You should register!
On June 5, 2023, the Unified Court System announced the appointment of the Fifth Judicial District Administrative Judge the Hon. James P. Murphy to the role of Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Courts Outside of New York City. We’re a bit proud of that!