CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Hunts Point Produce Market Food Giveaway

November 24, 2022 – CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Hunts Point Produce Market (HPPM) DHC Partner Arthur Goldstein, Chair of the NYC Government Relations practice was asked to coordinate on behalf of HPPM a five borough Thanksgiving Food giveaway for the third consecutive year. In total, 500 bags of produce, enough for a family of five, were given […]

Malito & Weingartner Together with Clients at AFPLI Event

November 21, 2022 – Steve Malito, Partner and Chair of the New York State Government Relations group along with Nicole Weingartner, Director of State Government Affairs are seen with clients at the Association of Fundraising Professionals – Long Island Chapter (AFPLI) for their Philanthropy Day Brunch at the Crest Hollow Country Club (Woodbury, NY). DHC was […]

Cannabis Control Board Proposes Regs & Approves CAURD Licenses

November 21, 2022 – Steve Malito, Partner and Chair of the Cannabis Law practice announced today that the NYS Cannabis Control Board voted to file the Proposed Adult-Use Cannabis Regulations which outline the licensing process for adult-use cannabis businesses as well as approved the first 36 Conditional Adult-Use Retail Dispensary (CAURD) licenses. More good news […]

Malito Shares Updates from NYS OCM on Cannabis Regs

November 18, 2022 – Steve Malito, Partner and Chair of the Cannabis Law practice shared that today, the NYS Office of Cannabis Management (OCM) released a preview of their adult-use cannabis regulations that have yet to be adopted. We anticipate that OCM will release the full regulations on their site this Sunday, 11/20. If approved […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Helen Keller & ES&S – Voting Hope for the Disabled

November 15, 2022 – Steve Malito, State Government Relations Practice Chair and Partner and Nicole L. Weingartner, Director of State Government Affairs recently brought two clients together for a mutually beneficial outcome. Working closely with Helen Keller Services for the Blind (HKSB) and Election Systems & Software (ES&S), the DHC team facilitated a demonstration at HKSB’s […]

Weingartner Named to Power of Diversity: Women 100 List

November 14, 2022 – Nicole Weingartner, Director of State Government Affairs in the Government Relations practice was named today to City & State Magazine’s Power of Diversity: Women 100 list. Each year the magazine recognizes the top 100 women in the city and state who they believe are New York’s most influential female leaders. In […]

Wright & Capetanakis Travel to Liberia for U.S. Companies

November 9, 2022 – Keith Wright, Director of Strategic Planning and Charles Capetanakis, Partner, both of the Government Relations practice recently returned from Africa where they represented U.S. companies on a solar energy investment project in the country of Liberia. The project has the potential to bring nearly one million roof-to-socket solar systems to Liberia, […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: HPPM Awarded $110M Federal Grant

October 23, 2022 – Arthur Goldstein, Sid Davidoff and Jonathan McCollum, teamed up and worked closely with our client, Hunts Point Produce Market (HPPM) as well as key government officials and agencies including US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer,  NYC Mayor Eric Adams, NYC Economic Development Corporation and the Teamsters Local 202, in a successful effort to […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: FREE Welcomes NYS Senator Kevin Thomas

October 19, 2022 – Steve Malito, Partner and NYS Government Relations Chair along with NYS Senator Kevin Thomas (6th District, Nassau County, NY), Chairman of Committee on Consumer Protection, attended our client, Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. (FREE)’s Talent Connection Job Expo at their Headquarters in Old Bethpage. NYS Senator Thomas greeted the “standing-room-only” […]

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Hunts Point Produce Market’s Food Giveaway

October 8, 2022 – DHC Government Relations Partner’s Arthur Goldstein and Sean Crowley helped facilitate a fresh produce giveaway for those in need residing in Jamaica, Queens. Led by its client, the Hunts Point Produce Market, the giveaway took place on Saturday October 8th. The event was co-sponsored by City Council Speaker, Adrienne Adams and local […]