Total Credits:7.0 (Professional Practice 6.0, Ethics 1.0)
The Public Utility Law Committee of the New York State Bar Association’s Business Law Section is pleased to present Public Utility Law 2019, featuring experienced practitioners presenting on topics of particular importance and timeliness in the energy and telecommunications areas. An outstanding faculty representing corporate attorneys, government agencies, and leading law firms will cover some of the latest developments in these areas, as described in the agenda. Utility legal staff, regulators, and all practitioners representing energy and telecom providers are strongly encouraged to attend.
George M. Pond, Esq. | Chair, Public Utility Law Committee | Barclay Damon, LLP
Value of Distributed Energy Resources
Telecom: ROW and Access Issues
Electric: Article 10 Siting
Data and Cybersecurity
Litigation and Regulatory Trends
Ethics: Interaction with Lobbying Act
Michael S. Blazer, Esq. | Invenergy LLC
Steven Blow, Esq. | Barclay Damon, LLP
Neil H. Butterklee, Esq. | Con Edison Company of New York, Inc.
Chris Carrick | Central New York Regional Planning & Development Board
Michael Cucchiara | Nexamp, Inc.
John W. Dax | The Dax Law Firm, P.C.
Michael DeSocio | New York Independent System Operator
Gavin J. Donohue | Independent Power Producers of NY Inc.
Michael L. Epstein | Lightening Energy
Sean Garren | Vote Solar
Justin M. Gundlach, Esq. | Institute for Policy Integrity, NYU School of Law
Maureen O. Helmer, Esq. | Barclay Damon, LLP
Yvonne E. Hennessey, Esq. | Barclay Damon, LLP
Robert L. Hoch, Esq. | Altice USA
Chris Hogan | NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Toby Hyde | National Grid
Ruth E. Leistensnider, Esq. | Nixon Peabody LLP
Erin R. Lynch, Esq. | NYS Joint Commission on Public Ethics
Emma E. Maceko, Esq. | New York Power Authority
William F. Pelgrin Esq. | Center for Internet Security
Joseph Post, Esq. | Verizon
John B. Rhodes | Chair | NYS Public Service Commission
Michael J. Santorelli, Esq. | New York Law School
David P. Warner, Esq. | Con Edison Company of New York, Inc.
Rory Whelan | Crown Castle