Tag Archives: Determining

Determining the economic damage suffered by a victim of unlawful discrimination

Determining the economic damage suffered by a victim of unlawful discriminationRensselaer County Sheriff's Dept. v New York State Div. of Human Rights, 2018 NY Slip Op 05719, Appellate Division, Third DepartmentThe Appellate Division reviewed a determination of the Commissioner of … Continue reading

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The Children Act – Feature Film on UK Courts Determining Best Interest of a Child

What a timely movie. The Children Act concerns a High Court judge who must decide whether it is in a teenage boy's best interest to have the blood transfusion that will save his life. The movie stars Emma Thompson and … Continue reading

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Determining if an employee is eligible for accidental disability retirement benefits

Determining if an employee is eligible for accidental disability retirement benefitsDaquino v DiNapoli, 2018 NY Slip Op 03201, Appellate Division, Third DepartmentAn employee [Petitioner] appealed the Hearing Officer denial of the Petitioner's application on the ground that the incident did … Continue reading

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Determining if a county is obligated to provide for the defense and indemnification a county officer named as a defendant in a lawsuit against the County

Determining if a county is obligated to provide for the defense and indemnification a county officer named as a defendant in a lawsuit against the County  Dunn v County of Niagara, 2018 NY Slip Op 03271, Appellate Division, Fourth DepartmentDanny … Continue reading

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Determining Spousal Maintenance in New York Divorces Cases Involving High-Income Earners

Following a New York divorce, the judge presiding over the case may require one of the parties to provide regular spousal maintenance payments to the other party. These payments – known as maintenance in New York but commonly called alimony … Continue reading

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