Firm News

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.

Andrea Schillaci elected to the Board of Directors of NAWBO

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Andrea Schillaci has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Buffalo Niagara Chapter of NAWBO.

Dan D. Kohane elected Vice President of NFJE

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Dan D. Kohane, Sr. Member, was elected VP of the National Foundation for Judicial Excellence (NFJE) in Chicago.

Attorney Pat Curran featured in the Buffalo Law Journal

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine attorney weighs in on access to medical records in the Buffalo Law Journal.

Attorney Mike Perley Challenges Meterologist on the Stand

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

The Buffalo News shares how Hurwitz & Fine attorney, Mike Perley, walked away with a victory for Niagara County.

Jamey L. Maswick Voted "Best Attorney" in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

James L. “Jamey” Maswick, an Attorney in our Lake Placid office, took first place for "Best Attorney" in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise’s annual Best of the Mountains 2018 Readers' Choice  Awards.

COA: Private Facebook Entries are Discoverable

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

In Foreman v. Henkin, the Court of Appeals ruled that a user’s designating her Facebook profile as “private” does not shield it from disclosure.

Law Firm Diversity CLE at the BAEC

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. is proud to sponsor the Bar Association of Erie County Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias CLE entitled "Creating Opportunities, Improving Outcomes" on Wednesday, February 21st.

Robinson & Firm Honored For Pro Bono Work

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Firm Elder Law practice group leader Edward C. Robinson was awarded the Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award by the Center for Elder Law & Justice and Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. was honored with a Pro Bono Award by the Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project Inc. in recognition of all of the pro bono legal services performed at the Federal Court Pro Se Assistance Program.