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About this office:
Hancock Estabrook, which was founded in 1889, has grown steadily. Today, we have more than 65 attorneys with the depth and ability to serve a wide array of client needs. Our founders' original philosophy, however, remains unchanged, to provide quality legal services in a timely and cost-effective manner. Through specialization, we bring expertise to complex legal issues and are able to identify and understand each client's unique circumstances.
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Statement of Practice Summary:
Health Care, Estate Planning, Banking, Corporate and Business, Municipal, Public Authority, Industrial Development Financing, Tax, Probate, Condemnation, Environmental, Real Estate, Commercial Litigation, Zoning, Labor Relations, Negligence, Product Liability, Hospital Malpractice Defense, Construction, Professional Liability Defense, Elder Law.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
CMS Talks Sense for Stark Compliance under Proposed 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
Laurel E. Baum,Jennifer R. Bolster,Raymond R. D'Agostino,Catherine A. Diviney,Meghan S. Gaffey, July 16, 2015
On July 8, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) released a proposed rule that could provide some much needed breathing room for inadvertent lapses in Stark law compliance. By way of background, the physician self-referral or “Stark” law governs...
Federal Court Upholds $237 Million Sanction Against Tuomey Healthcare
Laurel E. Baum,Jennifer R. Bolster,Raymond R. D'Agostino,Catherine A. Diviney,Meghan S. Gaffey, July 15, 2015
On July 2, 2015, the Federal Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit affirmed a lower court’s decision that Tuomey Healthcare violated the Stark law and the Federal False Claims Act, paving the way for the government to enforce the $237 million in court-awarded damages and penalties against...
Second Circuit Ruling Provides Employers with Greater Leeway to Use Unpaid Internships
Melinda Burdick Bowe,John F. Corcoran,Lindsey H. Hazelton,Whitney M. Kummerow,John T. McCann, July 15, 2015
The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit recently adopted a “primary beneficiary” test to determine whether interns must be treated as employees under federal and state wage and hour laws, in the case of Glatt v. Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc., No. 13-CV-4478 (2d Cir....
Year Established: 1889
HEALTH CARE: Crouse Hospital; St. Joseph's Hospital; Central New York Hospital Association; Rome Memorial Hospital; Community Memorial Hospital; Oneida Health Care Center; Syracuse Community Health Center; Lewis County Hospital; VHA Empire State; Lee Memorial Hospital (Fulton); Oswego Hospital; Crouse Community Center Nursing Home; Hospital Home Health Care (Fulton); East Hill Family Medical; Summit Medical (Auburn); Good Shepherd — Fairview Home (Binghamton); Loretto.
BANKING: M&T Bank; HSBC Bank USA; Citizens Bank; Partners Trust Bank.
MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRIAL: Kinney Drugs Inc.; ParTech; Crucible Materials Corp; Mobil Oil Corp; Volvo Cars of North America; Production Products Company; G.A. Braun; Burrows Paper Corp; Amerada Hess Corp; Monarch Machine Tool Co.; Ryder Transportation Services, Inc.; Cooper Industries, Inc.; ConMed Corp; New Venture Gear; Strathmore Products, Inc.; Pass & Seymour, Inc.; Carrier Corp.; Buckeye Pipeline; Ford Motor Co.; DaimlerChrysler; Suburban Propane; Aldis; Family Dollar; Liftech.
MUNICIPAL AND EDUCATION: County of Onondaga; County of Oneida; County of Madison; County of Yates; County of Otsego; County of Chenango; Town of Marcy; Metropolitan Development Association; Mohawk Valley Water Authority; Massena Electric Department; Onondaga Hill Fire Department; Plainville Fire District; City of Sherrill; Village of Fayetteville; Village of Penn Yan; Village of Owego; Village of Camillus; Town of Manlius; LeMoyne College; Schalmont Central School District; Mohawk Valley Community College; Genesee Community College: Phoenix Central School District; Dryden Central School District; Vernon-Verona-Sherrill Central School District.
INSURANCE COMPANIES: St. Paul Travelers; Amica Insurance Co.; Atlantic Mutual Insurance Co.; Acadia Insurance Co.; Zurich America; North Country Insurance Co.; Countryway Insurance Co.; Providence Washington Insurance Co.