Firm News

Ann E. Evanko selected to receive 2019 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. president and managing member will receive the 2019 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award, the highest honor the University at Buffalo School of Law and the UB Law Alumni Association can bestow.

Attorneys Give New Business Owners a Few Pointers

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine PC attorneys offered entrepreneurs advice and an overview of what to do legally in getting a business started.

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. Ranked as a Tier One Law Firm in Seven Practice Areas

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers Release 2019 "Best Law Firms" List

Attorney Lawrence M. Ross Featured in The Buffalo Law Journal

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Employers: Beware of immigration law hiring trap

Attorney Marc Schulz Featured in the New York Law Journal

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018

"Attorney-Client Privilege on the Ropes—In ‘Sum’ and Substance"

Firm President Ann Evanko Featured in Best Lawyers

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

New York's New Sexual Harassment Law: What Employers Need to Know

Final Sexual Harassment Prevention Policy and Training Guidance Issued by New York State

Monday, October 8th, 2018

Under the final guidance, employers have been given until October 9, 2019 to provide the first training, which is an extension of the previously stated deadline of January 1, 2019.

Hurwitz & Fine Participates in Sixth Annual James Otis Lecture

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

The Lecture was held at the Robert H. Jackson Courthouse and featured a discussion on freedom of expression.

Home Care Service Providers Beware: Amendments to New York State Law Increase Transparency and Give State Agencies More Control Over Your Business

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Recent amendments to New York’s Public Health Law have advanced the State’s agenda of increasing control over Licensed Home Care Services Agencies (LHCSAs), improving the quality and availability of LHCSA services, and decreasing costs to the Medicaid program.

Employers, is your Sexual Harassment Prevention Policy Up to Date?

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

The law takes effect on October 9, 2018 and requires all employers to train their employees by January 1, 2019.

Five Hurwitz & Fine Attorneys Honored as WNY Legal Elite

Monday, September 24th, 2018

The publication recognizes some of the most-respected Western New York lawyers.

Tammy L. Riddle Featured in 9/17/18 Buffalo Law Journal

Wednesday, September 19th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine attorney weighs in on how employers in NYS must comply with new regulations to combat sexual harassment in the workplace.

Draft NYS Sexual Harassment Prevention Templates Open for Public Comment until September 12, 2018

Monday, September 10th, 2018

Employers should start reviewing the draft model guides and their current policies to determine what revisions are needed to comply with the new legislation and begin developing a training program to ensure they meet the January 1, 2019 deadline for training all employees. 

Amber E. Storr to co-chair the BAEC Commercial & Bankruptcy Law Committee

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Amber E. Storr was recently appointed to co-chair the Bar Association of Erie County’s Commercial and Bankruptcy Law Committee, in order to bring back a stronger focus on commercial law and commercial litigation. 

Diane F. Bosse Recently Elected Chair-elect of ABA Council

Monday, August 27th, 2018

Diane F. Bosse, Special Counsel, was recently elected chair-elect of the Council of the ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar.

25 Attorneys Named to 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers List

Friday, August 17th, 2018

The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes peer nominations, independent research by Super Lawyers, and evaluations from a highly credentialed panel of attorneys.

10 Hurwitz & Fine Attorneys Honored in 2019 Best Lawyers

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine is pleased to announce that 10 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Chris Potenza and Jamey Maswick weigh in on summer statutes

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
Buffalo Business First features Hurwitz & Fine attorneys in a seasonal feature on NY's recreational use statute.

Ann Evanko ranks #51 on Business First's Power 125 Women

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Ann Evanko, President & Managing Member of Hurwitz & Fine, P.C., has made Buffalo Business First's Power 125 Women in Western New York, ranking #51.