A Pennsylvania-based wind energy development company would like to proceed with a planned turbine project in the southern Cattaraugus County town of Allegany, but the town claims it did not start the project within the approved time frame and that circumstances have since changed. Allegany Wind LLC is represented by J. Michael Naughton, a partner [...]
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Harter Secrest & Emery LLP announced that Katherine A. Markert and Timothy W. Menasco have joined the firm as associate attorneys, and Julia B. Dahlkemper has joined the firm as a paralegal. Markert joins the Intellectual Property practice group handling matters involving trademark registration, opposition, cancellation, infringement and licensing. Menasco joins the Intellectual Property practice [...]
More than 40 attorneys and legal professionals gathered at the Hyatt Scene on Main bar for the inaugural BarSTOP, a social hour every third Thursday of the month for Monroe County Bar Association members. The evening was sponsored by Alliance Advisory Group. — Photos courtesy MCBA
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Nicole Black It would seem that after many years of convincing, most lawyers are finally, at long last, fully aware of social media and are trying to use it to their benefit. Some are succeeding. Others — not so much. In fact, some are failing quite spectacularly in a rather grand — and very public…
James Marasco As the holiday shopping frenzy is upon us, Americans rush to the stores and snatch up deals on the Internet. In our haste to attain the perfect item or score the best price, we sometimes let our guard down. Thieves prey on unassuming victims this time of the year. Don’t help fill their…
Our nation continues to be fascinated by Abraham Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address,” delivered 150 years ago. Lincoln’s most famous speech became known as the “words that remade America.” The address of only 272 words overshadowed Edward Everett’s two-hour oration and stunned the crowd of nearly 20,000 by transforming the ugliness of the war into a call…