PROTECTING THE INNOCENT IN NEW YORK: MOVING BEYOND CHANGING ONLY THEIR NAMES
- State Bar names task force to study eminent domain. // Buffalo Law Journal;11/28/2005, Vol. 77 Issue 95, p4
The article reports on the move of New York State Bar Association President A. Vincent Buzard to appoint a task force to provide legal analysis of a U.S. Supreme Court decision on eminent domain in the case Kelo versus New London and to make recommendations about appropriate legislative and...
- State bar creates task force to study eminent domain. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/2/2005, Vol. 52 Issue 50, p12B
The article reports on the New York State Bar Association's creation of a task force to analyze the use of eminent domain and to make suggestions regarding legislative and regulatory changes. Association president A. Vincent Buzard is hoping that the task force will shed public light on the real...
- Lawyers asked to gauge client satisfaction. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;11/28/94, Vol. 6 Issue 15, p8
Reports on the New York State Bar Association's request to lawyers across New York for clients' opinion regarding the prescriptions for change outlined in a preliminary report prepared by the Bar Association's Task Force. Slated date for discussion of the final report.
- Bar association poised to sue federal government for... // CPA Journal;Mar1998, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p12
Details the opposition of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) against a prohibition to counsel the elderly on lawful asset transfers to qualify for Medicaid. Allegations of Joshua M. Pruzansky, president of NYSBA, against the prohibition; Professionals affected by the legislation.
- State approves proposal allowing lawyers to sell practices. Khasru, B.Z. // Westchester County Business Journal;6/17/96, Vol. 35 Issue 25, p13
Reports on the court's approval of a proposal from the New York State Bar Association that would allow the sale of law firms in the state. Key features of the proposal; Comments on the court's decision.
- State bar endorses plan to let out-of-state lawyers practice in New York. // Fairfield County Business Journal;9/15/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 37, p18
Reports on the approval of the multijurisdictional practice by the decision and policy-making body of the New York State Bar Association in the U.S. Expansion of legal services coverage; Amendment of the Disciplinary Rules and Ethical Considerations in the Code; Assessment of the Code of...
- Beefing up lawyer ethics, competence is main goal. Milstone, Erik // ABA Journal;Feb96, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p32
Reports that the New York State Bar Association was requesting changes to methods utilized for the training of lawyers and how they practice, after numerous complaints from clients. Goals of the New York State Bar Association; Comments from Bar president Barbara Paul Robinson.
- Business bar. // Crain's New York Business;1/23/95, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p51
Reports that the New York State Bar Association has issued a report that recommended the creation of a new commercial court to resolve disputes of more than $25,000.
- THE REAL MDP QUESTION: WHO'S THE BOSS. Grumet, Louis // CPA Journal;Feb2001, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p9
Comments on the development of multidisciplinary practice (MDP) in the field of accounting in the United States. Information on the Uniform Accountancy Act; Reaction of the New York State Bar Association toward the MDP trend; Issues surrounding MDP.