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Representing the Injured or Disabled Member Part 57: A Conclusion with Some Practical Tips

By: Jim Cline This article is the 57th and Final in a multiple part series covering the rights your injured and disabled members have and how you, as a union or guild representative, can best assist them.  Over the last … Continue reading

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Top Five Mistakes When Filing For Divorce With A Disabled Child

When contemplating the need to file for divorce, it can seem like a daunting task.  Just finding the right attorney for your case can be intimidating in of itself.  So, when adding additional stresses, such as a child with disabilities, … Continue reading

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Disabled Parents' Rights

From Pacific Standard: Nearly one in 10 children in the United States are at risk of being removed from their home by a child welfare agency simply because their parent has a disability. In October, a lawsuit was filed on… … Continue reading

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Widow/er must be unmarried to claim deceased disabled veteran’s property tax exemption

TAX | ADMINISTRATIVE LAW Veterans and their families may be aware that property tax exemption is available for 100% service-connected disabled veterans and disabled veterans suffering with certain specific severe conditions. The state law is found at N.J.S.A. 54:4-3.30.The law … Continue reading

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$2.7 Million Settlement for Arm Amputation Caused by Disabled Safety Devices

Julio Martinez-Carassco was working for Ronell Managed Services LLC, a company that cleans and services industrial equipment.  The Ronell company sent Martinez-Carassco to work at the Premio Foods Inc. processing plant. The plant’s equipment included an industrial blending and mixing … Continue reading

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