Month

April 2015
In today’s Buffalo Law Journal, Editor Michael Petro revisits the Scaffold Law, this time taking a look at the arguments in favor of reform. There are two sides to every story. I was reminded of that by some readers of a Notebook I wrote in the March 23 edition, which provided the plaintiff’s personal injury...
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Today’s Albany Business Review’s cover story takes a look at the high costs of the Scaffold Law on local businesses and its impact on our competitiveness.  Annemarie Mitchell has lost plenty of business to crews from Vermont — subcontractors hired to cross the border to work construction jobs in New York. Mitchell has lost business...
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