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April

Friday, April 10

GOLD Group's Annual Spring Social
Celebrate Spring with the SUNY Buffalo Law Alumni Association's GOLD Group 
Time:
 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Buffalo Iron Works, 49 Illinois Street, Buffalo, NY (View Map)
Cost: $15 per alum/non-alum; $10 for current law students
To Attend: Register online
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Tuesday, April 14

Practicing Immigration Law
Speakers include Anjana Malhotra (Associate Professor, SUNY Buffalo Law School), Joseph Grasmick (Law Offices of Joseph C. Grasmick) and Gary Liao (Counsel, Journey’s End Refugee Services)
Time: 12:30 p.m. Lunch Catered by Fat Bob’s Smokehouse
Location: Cellino & Barnes Conference Center, SUNY Buffalo Law School
To Attend: RSVP by April 7 to fariname@buffalo.edu

Tuesday, April 14

Happy Hour with UBAA in Washington, DC
The DC Chapters of the Law Alumni Association and the UB Alumni Association will co-host this informal social event.
Time:
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Central, 2447 18th Street NW, Washington, DC (View Map)
Cost: $15 includes finger foods and two beverages
To Attend: Register online
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at (716) 645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Wednesday, April 15

GOLD Group CLE: Deposition and Courtroom Technology
Time:
Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.; Program from 8:00-9:00 a.m.
Location: Offices of Jack W. Hunt & Associates, Inc., 424 Main Street, Suite 1120, Liberty Building, Buffalo, NY (View Map)
Cost: FREE for paid 2014-15 LAA members at the $60 level; $15 for GOLD Group members; $20 for all others
To Attend: Register online
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at (716) 645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Tuesday, April 21

Arbitration CLE in New York City: Standards for Confirmation of Arbitration Awards: The Federal Arbitration Act vs. Article 75 of the CPLR
Time:
12:00-1:30 p.m. (Registration begins at 11:30 a.m.)
Location: Hodgson Russ LLP, 1540 Broadway, 24th floor, Buffalo, NY (View Map)
Cost: $25 for Paid LAA Members; Free for SUNY Buffalo Law Students; $50 for all others
To Attend: Register online.
Questions?
Contact the Alumni Office at (716) 645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Thursday, April 23

Students of Color Dinner
Join us at this annual dinner as we celebrate the achievements of the graduating 3Ls who are part of the Black, Latin American and Asian-Pacific American law students associations as well as several of our alums and those that contribute to our organizations at the law school. Keynote speaker will be Michael Battle ’81, partner at Schlam Stone & Dolan LLP and former United States Attorney for the Western District of New York . This year's honorees will be: Jason Almonte ’07 (Trailblazer Award); Susan Soong ‘94 and Hon. Hugh Scott ‘74 (Distinguish Alumni Award Recipients); and Prof. Rick Su (Professor of the Year).
Time: (Cocktail hour) 5:30 p.m.; (Dinner and program) 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Location: Marriott Hotel, 340 Millersport, Amherst, NY 14221 (View Map)
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact dinner co-chairs Nara Tjitradjaja ’16 (naratjit@buffalo.edu) or Yineska Guerrero ’15 (yineskag@buffalo.edu)

Friday, April 24

Social to Welcome Accepted Law School Applicants
The Admissions Office will host a reception for students accepted
to the Law School for Fall 2015 admission. Members of the Western New York legal community will welcome them and answer their questions about the SUNY Buffalo Law School experience.
Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Location: Charles B. Sears Law Library, Main Reading Room, University at Buffalo (North Campus)
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Saturday, April 25 & Saturday, May 2

The 123s of the ABC (Alcoholic Beverage Control Law): Obtaining and maintaining a retail liquor license in the State of New York
A two-part certificate program intended for restaurant or other business owners interested in applying for a NYS retail liquor license, or who have questions regarding compliance issues in the State of New York. 
Time:
 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each session (Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.)
Location: SUNY Buffalo Law School, University at Buffalo (North Campus), 104 O'Brian Hall  (View Map)
Cost: $150 per session/per person; $250 per person if you register for both sessions
To Attend: Register online
Questions? Contact Lisa Mueller at 716-645-3176 or lmueller@buffalo.edu

Thursday, April 30

Buffalo Law Review Dinner
At this year annual dinner, the Buffalo Law Reviewwill honor Vincent E. Doyle, III. ’89, partner at Connors & Vilardo, and Adjunct Professor John Nuchereno.
Time: 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Location: The Park Club, 4949 Sheridan Dr., Williamsville, NY (View Map)
To Attend: Registrer online.
Questions?  Contact Managing Editor of the Buffalo Law Review Emily Berry ’15 (emilyber@buffalo.edu)

May

Saturday, April 25 & Saturday, May 2

The 123s of the ABC (Alcoholic Beverage Control Law): Obtaining and maintaining a retail liquor license in the State of New York
A two-part certificate program intended for restaurant or other business owners interested in applying for a NYS retail liquor license, or who have questions regarding compliance issues in the State of New York. 
Time:
 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each session (Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.)
Location: SUNY Buffalo Law School, University at Buffalo (North Campus), 104 O'Brian Hall  (View Map)
Cost: $150 per session/per person; $250 per person if you register for both sessions
To Attend: Register online
Questions? Contact Lisa Mueller at 716-645-3176 or lmueller@buffalo.edu

Wednesday, May 13

53rd Annual Alumni Dinner & Presentation of the Distinguished Alumni Awards
Honorees to include Hon Judith J. Gische '80, Associate Justice, New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First Dept. (For the Judiciary); Dennis R. McCoy '77, Partner, Hiscock & Barclay LLP (For Private Practice); Anne E. Evanko '79, President, Hurwitz & Fine, PC (For Community Service); Nicole C. Lee '02, The Lee Bayard Group LLC and Immediate Past President,TransAfrica Forum Inc. (For Public Service); Jonathan S. Beane '98, Executive Director, Corporate Social Responsibility & Diversity, Time Warner Cable (For Business); and Hon. William M. Skretny, United States District Court Judge, Western District of New York (For Service by A Non-Alumnus)
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location:
 The Hyatt Regency, Two Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY (View Map)
To Attend: Register online.
Questions? Contact the Alumni Office at 716-645-2107 or law-alumni@buffalo.edu

Tuesday, May 19

Rochester Alumni Reception for Newly Admitted Attorneys
Featuring guest speaker Hon. Eugene M. Fahey '84 of the New York State Court of Appeals
Details TBA

Friday & Saturday, May 22 & 23

Class 1965 – 50th Reunion
Details TBD

Saturday, May 23

Student Awards
This event is invite-only.
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Slee Hall, University at Buffalo (North Campus)

Commencement
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Main Stage Theatre, Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo (North Campus)

Future Events

Friday & Saturday, Oct. 2 & 3

2015 Reunion Weekend – Classes of 1975, 1985, 1995 and 2005
Details TBD