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On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Chris Brigham will be a featured speaker at a seminar being hosted by the National Business Institute on Applying HR Law to Everyday Issues.  Attorney Brigham will discuss "Hands-On Discipline and Discharge Case Studies" and "Conducting Internal Investigations".  To register and learn additional information, visit here.

On September 12, 2017, Christopher Brigham was the featured presenter on the practical workplace applications for everyday, real-life issues.

Shareholder Michael Botelho recently represented the State of Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development in the negotiation of an assistance agreement providing for the extension of up to $220 million in grants and tax credit offsets for the benefit of Lockheed Martin Corporation.

Donations can come in all shapes and sizes.  Some donate money to charity or give clothing or goods.  UKS attorney Richard Tomc donated his former law office located at the 1771 Caleb Fuller House in Middletown, CT to the Community Foundation of Middlesex County.  The Hartford Courant covered the story in its April 5, 2017 edition and is available here.   ...

Chris Brigham was a featured speaker at the "Advanced Employment Law" seminar hosted by ...

Michael Botelho, chairman of the Firm’s Public Finance Practice Group, recently served on a panel entitled, “Risk Factor and Risk Disclosure in the Municipal Securities Market,”  at the 15th annual Tax and Securities Law Institute sponsored by the National Association of Bond Lawyers at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. The Institute is the most prestigious conference for bond counsel practitioners in the nation.  Attorney Botelho served as chair of the Institute back in 2012.    ...

Updike, Kelly & Spellacy, P.C. is pleased to announce that our Middletown office has been relocated to expanded space at 179 Main Street, 100 Plaza Middlesex, 3rd Floor.  Resident in the new office will be attorneys Richard Carella, Richard Tomc, Brian Hoeing and Kaycee Callahan. The new office is served by the same parking lot off College Street. Visitors should enter the new office from the parking lot into 100 Plaza Middlesex via the elevator to the third floor. ...

On December 2, 2016, Chris Brigham was a featured presenter at the TABS Annual Conference where he spoke about navigating the new pragmatics of gender in boarding schools and how to move away from the reductive binaries and toward a more nuanced and reflective approach.  

On November 4, 2016, Richard S. Order was among those honored by the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence at its 6th Annual First 100 Plus Breakfast & Awards Ceremony for his leadership efforts to improve outcomes for victims of domestic violence in Connecticut.  As Chairman of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee, Attorney Order has initiated a program in which firm attorneys represent women in applying for and obtaining restraining orders protecting them from abusive family members or boyfriends.

UKS attorney Chris Klepps was a featured speaker at the CBA Young Lawyers' Section seminar "The Essentials of Depositions" on November 1, 2016.