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Keane & Beane, P.C. is pleased to announce that Emily J. Westbrook has become associated with the firm.  Emily is the newest member of Keane & Beane, P.C.’s real estate practice group. She is a 2005 graduate, cum laude, of the State University of New York at Buffalo Law School. Ms. Westbrook brings 15 years of [...]
From time to time, Keane & Beane, P.C. issues Legal Alerts pertaining to new legislation or recent cases of interest. The State Archives is revising and consolidating its local government records retention and disposition schedule into a single comprehensive schedule for all types of governments. The new schedule was released on August 1, 2020. Local [...]
On Thursday, September 23, 2020, Sarah A. Steckler will participate as a Panelist to discuss planned giving trends and strategies as part of White Plains Hospital’s Planned Giving Initiative.
On Thursday, October 21, 2020, Stephanie M. Roebuck will participate as a Panelist of the Westchester Women's Bar Association Education Committee along with the Diversity; Children, Families & the Courts; and Immigration Committees at a CLE program "Immigrant Students: Their Legal Rights, Challenges, and Needs in Public Schools. A Primer for Attorneys, Practitioners, and Interested [...]
We are pleased to announce that Steven A. Schurkman has released the 21st Edition of  “Elder Law Q & A: Answers to Questions About Estate and Financial Planning, Health Care Planning and Elder Abuse.” Written under a grant from New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services, this guide is widely disseminated throughout New York State through [...]
On September 12, 2020, Stephanie M. Roebuck assisted the Westchester-Putnam School Boards Association in its presentation of New York State Mandated Governance Training for school board members. The New York State Education Law requires all newly elected members of school boards to undergo a day-long training on governance issues. Required in that training is a [...]
From time to time, Keane & Beane, P.C., issues Legal Alerts pertaining to new legislation or recent cases of interest. New York’s legislature enacted, and Governor Cuomo signed, a bill creating Labor Law §27-c, amending Labor Law §27-1 and adding a new provision to Education Law §2801-a.  Labor Law §27-c requires public employers to develop [...]
From time to time, Keane & Beane, P.C., issues Legal Alerts pertaining to developing legal issues of interest to our clients. On August 27, 2020, the United States Department of Labor (“USDOL”) updated its guidance to address an employee’s entitlement to take leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (“FFCRA”) in situations where the [...]
Keane & Beane, P.C. has been recognized by the 2021 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America as a Metropolitan Tier 1 Law Firm in the areas of Environmental Law and Environmental Litigation. The founding of Keane & Beane, P.C. in 1980 coincided with the emergence of modern federal and state environmental laws. Thus, [...]
Joel H. Sachs has been selected for inclusion in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in Environmental Law and Environmental Litigation. Joel H. Sachs joined Keane & Beane in 1993 with many years of experience practicing environmental law, municipal law and land development and zoning.  He represents private entities [...]
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