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As a general rule, the determination of whether a person is “qualified” should be made at the time of the alleged discriminatory employment action

As a general rule, the determination of whether a person is “qualified” should be made at the time of the alleged discriminatory employment actionSmith v. Town of Ramapo, USSC, Second Circuit, Docket 18-148-cv* The single issue before the court in … Continue reading

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Statements Made to IRS Special Agents

If you are contacted by an IRS special agent for an informal meeting, can statements made during the meeting be used against you in court? The answer is “maybe.” The court addresses this in United States v. Henry, No. 2017-0001 … Continue reading

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An administrative determination made after a hearing will be sustained by the court if the decision is supported by substantial evidence

An administrative determination made after a hearing will be sustained by the court if the decision is supported by substantial evidenceDeStefano v Incorporated Vil. of Mineola, 2018 NY Slip Op 08481, Appellate Division, Second DepartmentMichael A. DeStefano, a member of … Continue reading

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Mnuchin Made Certain We Wouldn’t Get A Santa Rally In 2018

‘Twas the night before Christmas and rather than St. Nick and sugar plumbs, we got Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and lumps of coal. The Dow dropped a whopping  3 % on Christmas Eve. It hasn’t done that since – ahem … Continue reading

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Correcting errors made in determining an individual's retirement allowance even after benefits are awarded

Correcting errors made in determining an individual's retirement allowance even after benefits are awardedSmith v DiNapoli, 2018 NY Slip Op 08606, Appellate Division, Third DepartmentA one-time, 30-day overtime pay earned in the last year of a member's employment is excluded … Continue reading

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