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Navigating the Transition to Independent Owner Control

Ken Jacobs contributes to Community Association Institute article regarding transitioning condominiums from developer control to independent owner control.

October 3rd, 2016|News|

David Menken Speaks To Fire Commissioners On Legal Implication of Fire Department Use of Social Media

David Menken spoke to the Westchester County Association of Fire Districts on August 26, 2015 on legal issues involving fire department use of social media.  His presentation focused on two areas, (1) First Amendment issues and the ability of departments to regulate members' use of social media when it impacts the department, and (2) compliance [...]

October 1st, 2016|News|

Unveiling The Changes to Federal Overtime Exemption Rules

Michael Mauro will be participating in a live webcast regarding The Changes to Federal Overtime Exemption on May 25, 2016 from 3 pm - 5 pm.

May 25th, 2016|News|

David Menken To Present on Cyber Security for Lawyers and Law Firms

David Menken will be participating Thursday, May 12th in a seminar sponsored by the Westchester County Bar Association on "Cyber Security: How Confidential Is Your Confidential Information; Threats, Exposures & Solutions." Information on the seminar, for which CLE credit will be offered, is at the Bar Association's web site. The seminar is important for [...]

May 12th, 2016|News|

Enforce a Smoking Ban

Kenneth Jacobs explains how a condominium associations can enforce a smoking ban in the November 2015 issue of Habitat Magazine.

November 6th, 2015|News|

David Menken Presents in Albany on Legal Issues Involving Government Use of Social Media

David Menken gave a presentation on legal issues involving use of social media by local governments in Albany, New York on June 2, 2015 to government officials and information technology specialists at the New York State Office of Information Technology Services Cyber Security Conference  His talk centered on two of the most important issues facing [...]

June 2nd, 2015|News|

Welcome to the Firm!

Smith, Buss & Jacobs, LLP is proud to announce that Michael Mauro, who focuses his practice on labor and employment law, is now Of Counsel to the Firm. Michael has been recognized as a Super Lawyer in the field of Labor and Employment law in recognition of his accomplishments.

April 13th, 2015|News|

David Menken Joins the Board of the Hudson River Museum

David Menken has joined the Board of Trustees of the Hudson River Museum, one of the premiere art museums in the New York metropolitan area and Westchester County's largest museum.  David's involvement with the Museum is one of the ways that SBJ and its attorneys and staff can give back to the community which [...]

March 13th, 2015|News|

David Menken Presents on Data Security Awareness

David Menken, who specializes in information technology, privacy and data security at SBJ, today gave a seminar in data security awareness to the staff of a New York not-for-profit corporation which has access to private information of New York State residents.  All entities which have access to such information must give their employees general security training, [...]

March 13th, 2015|News|

SBJ Sponsors Habitat’s February Issue

Habitat Magazine's February Issue features our new Smith, Buss & Jacobs, LLP video.

February 13th, 2015|News|