BUSINESS LAW SECTION
Public Utility Law Institute
October 17, 2014 - Full-day Program
State Bar Center
One Elk Street
Albany, NY 12207
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Session 1: Reforming the Energy Vision - A Discussion of the Legal Issues on the PSC's Initiative For Reforming the Electric Industry in New York
A roundtable discussion with representatives from the consumer, utility, ESCO, demand response, and generator sections.
Session 2: (Concurrent Sessions)
A. Electric-Gas Convergence Issues - Legal Considerations Associated with the Increasing Reliance on Natural Gas by Electric Generating Facilities
Perspectives shared by utilities, generators, gas suppliers and others.
B. Telecommunications - Recent Developments Within the Industry
A panel discussion of recent developments affecting the provision of telecommunications services with representatives from the industry and DPS Staff.
Session 3: Federal-State Jurisdiction - Where Is the Line Drawn?
Recent court decisions have raised many questions regarding the scope of the jurisdiction of the FERC and state regulators. Federal, state, and other viewpoints will be presented.
Session 4: Ethics - Recent Developments for Utility Practitioners
An update on legal developments on ethics issues that are important to attorneys appearing before regulatory agencies or otherwise involved with utility-related issues.
Further details and registration coming soon!
Questions? Contact BusinessLaw@nysba.org