News & Events

Seven HPM&B Attorneys Selected as “Best Lawyers.”
Congratulations to Charles Bach, Peter DeNoto, Robin Dolsky, Robert Gibson, Andrew Neubardt, Daniel S. Ratner and Michael Sullivan for being selected as “Best Lawyers” by their peers for the 2021 New York City edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most highly respected peer-review guide to the legal profession worldwide. https://lnkd.in/ey554wn
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PRACTICE UPDATE: COVID-19 LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS EXPANDED IN NY AND CT
New York   On April 3, 2020, the Governor of New York signed into law the Emergency Disaster Treatment Protection Act.  The law (S.07506), which was enacted as part of an amended state budget, expands qualified immunity for health care institutions and providers during the COVID-19 public health emergency.   The law protects health care facilities ...
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Coronavirus Update: Gov. Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.10 (3/23/20)
Qualified Immunity   Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order provides that all physicians, physicians assistants, specialist assistants, nurse practitioners, licensed registered nurses and licensed practical nurses “shall be immune from civil liability for any injury or death alleged to have been sustained directly as a result of an act or omission in the course of providing medical ...
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Coronavirus Update – Incoming Mail
 As part of our effort to maintain normal operations during the Coronavirus crisis, effective immediately please do not send paper mail to our offices, including correspondence or legal documents.   All mail should be sent to us in digital format only, using the general email addresses listed below.  Your mail will be sorted and routed internally ...
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Health Care Alert: Novel Coronavirus; Practice Updates and Guidance
HPM&B is monitoring the rapidly changing federal and state rules and regulations affecting your practice in light of the Novel Coronavirus. Some significant changes have already been announced with regard to regulations that pertain to telehealth, HIPAA as well as monitoring of employees for symptoms of COVID 19.    Following are key provisions pertaining to ...
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Coronavirus Update
Dear Clients, Colleagues and Friends:   Here is an update about HPM&B’s ongoing efforts to protect the health and safety of its employees,  friends, and colleagues outside the firm, while continuing to protect its clients’ interests, during this challenging time.   Starting Monday, March 16, 2020, and for the next two weeks, our firm, including the New ...
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Charles Bach Lectures On Preventing Obstetrical Malpractice Claims
On Thursday, May 2, 2019, Charles Bach was invited to Grand Rounds at New York Hospital Downtown.  Mr. Bach spoke to the obstetrical department on the issues of preventing malpractice claims and prevailing in malpractice litigation.
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HPM&B Announces New Partners and Of Counsel
HPM&B is pleased to announce our new partners, Brendan Alt from our Westchester office, Emmet Donnelly, Doreen Dufficy and Hayley Newman from our New York office, Jeannine Foran from our Connecticut office and Adam Kaufman from our Long Island office. Additionally, we are pleased to announce Jennifer Plotkin from our New York office has been promoted to Of Counsel.
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HPM&B Attorneys Attend the Annual 2018 Griffin Hospital Gala
HPM&B Partners Nancy Marini and Matthew Sconziano, Counsel Jeannine Foran and Associate Keith Blumenstock attended the Annual Griffin Hospital Gala. The event honored Alan Mathog, Chairman of the Breaking New Ground Capital Campaign that funded the development of Griffin’s Center for Cancer Care. Mr. Mathog was presented with the 2018 Presidents Award at the Gala. ...
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HPM&B Appellate Counsel Daryl Paxson Elected Board Member of the Eye-Bank For Sight Restoration
Daryl Paxson was elected as a member of the Board of Directors of the Eye Bank for Sight Restoration at the June 2018 meeting. Also known as the Eye-Bank of New York, it is the world’s first eye bank. Established in New York City in 1944, it is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to restoring sight through ...
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