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Posts from May 2012.
By Steven Cohen on May 16, 2012

A battle now rages in our own United States District Court for the Western District of New York to defend the precious right to free speech that is once again being attacked. It is in the context of religious expression, also protected by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution. Take Notice: The case of Owen v. City of Buffalo is nothing less than a test of strength of the guarantee to the people that we may speak freely and responsibly without fear of arrest.

By Diane Tiveron on May 15, 2012

The importance of a lease

There is nothing that can provide more benefit to the landlord/tenant relationship than a written lease. In the residential setting, a plain language lease helps greatly in outlining the rights and responsibilities of either party. The law requires that leases be in clear language (which is different than rules regarding commercial leases). Many people use pre-printed forms or forms found on the internet, but it is important, especially for the landlord, to have those forms reviewed by an attorney make sure that the following issues are addressed thoroughly:

By Corey Hogan on May 1, 2012

We are saddened to announce that our office lost a brilliant legal mind and tireless advocate in Steven Bachmann Dietz recently.

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