Announcements & News

“The Supreme Court’s decision in Alston v. NCAA, and its ramifications for college sports” CLE – Bellevue Country Club – 9/13/2021

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Annual NDNY-FCBA Golf Event – Bellevue Country Club – September 13, 2021

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“US Supreme Court: The 2021–2022 Term” CLE @ Syracuse University College of Law 9/24/2021

SCOTUS_Flier_2021-mwedit072221_5 Supreme Court CLE Registration: US SUPREME COURT: 2021-2022 PREVIEW Friday, Sept. 24, 2021 1:30 to 4:15 p.m. In Person at Syracuse University College of Law, Dineen Hall, and Live-Streamed. Free and open to the public. “The Supreme Court Turning Right Again,” with David G. Savage, Los Angeles Times Examining the pending cases on […]

President’s Message – June 2021

Hello FCBA Members and Happy Spring (almost summer)! Now that the world is opening up and it is safer for us to be together, we are pleased to announce several upcoming Happy Hours, in Syracuse, Albany, and Utica. In each of the venues selected, we have made sure that the event will occur outside and […]

Special virtual event sponsored by the NYS Coalition Against Domestic Violence

TO MEMBERS OF THE NDNY BAR: You’re invited to attend a special virtual event sponsored by the NYS Coalition Against Domestic Violence.  NYND is extending this virtual program to its bar members to encourage lawyers to provide pro bono services to survivors and victims of domestic violence. NYSCADV: A Haudenosaunee Perspective on Historical Trauma: A […]

FCBA Essay Contest Continues to Evolve

The FCBA’s Sixth Annual Essay Contest received more than three-dozen entries from high school students across the Northern District, including video entries posted on YouTube, Instagram and TikTok. Nine high schools were represented this year: Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School in Saratoga County, Cazenovia High School in Madison County, Fayetteville-Manlius High School in Onondaga County, […]

Decision of Note: Second Circuit Affirms Judge Stewart in Qualified Immunity Case

By Alexandra J. Romano, J.D. Syracuse University College of Law ‘21 In Thevenin v. French, No. 19-3085-cv, 2021 WL 961081 (2d Cir. March 15, 2021), the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed a decision and order issued by the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, Thevenin […]

Utica Happy Hour – Ocean Blue – August 24, 2021

Albany Happy Hour – Olde English Pub – July 13, 2021

Olde English Pub July 13 2021 flyer  

Syracuse Happy Hour – The Preserve – June 15, 2021