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iPost event features Spotlight reporter

iPost event features Spotlight reporter

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Matthew Carroll, one of the reporters on the Spotlight team will headline an Investigative Post event on Wednesday, December 4. Investigative Post Editor Jim Heaney, will interview Carroll about the Globe’s investigation, the Academy Award-winning movie it inspired, and the ongoing scandal in Buffalo and elsewhere. “We were astounded how…

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We Love Referrals

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It’s often said the best compliment one can make to a business is to refer someone to them.  Our practice has continued to grow by referrals from our clients. If you know someone in need of legal assistance in the areas we practice, please consider referring them to our office….

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Lupus Walk 2019

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This year’s Lupus Walk will take place October 5, 2019 at Canalside. The Lupus Alliance funds free programs for those affected by Lupus and related autoimmune diseases throughout Western New York. The walk with feature bands, raffles, food and loads of family fun. Jeffrey Freedman Attorneys has been a supporter…

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Patriot Day

Patriot Day

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For those Americans born after or shortly before 2001, Patriot Day may seem like just another day printed on a calendar. But for almost every other American, September 11, 2001 will never be forgotten. We remember exactly where we were and what we were doing when we heard the news:…

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Mental Health Refresher

Mental Health Refresher

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The recent death of a law student to suicide in Buffalo has rocked the Western New York community. As the stigma surrounding mental health persists, however, now seems like an important time to initiate meaningful conversations and explore what to do when you or someone you love is suffering from…

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Trump’s Disability Lies

Trump’s Disability Lies

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If you followed President Trump’s recent State of the Union address, you heard him say that unemployment for Americans with disabilities has reached an all-time low. This assertion, although technically correct, is gravely misleading. True, the unemployment rate for people with disabilities is at a record low of nine percent….

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KFC Breastfeeding Discrimination

KFC Breastfeeding Discrimination

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A jury in Delaware has found that a Kentucky Fried Chicken franchisee must pay a former employee over $1.5 million for workplace discrimination that ultimately made her unable to breastfeed her child. Autumn Lampkins filed the suit in U.S. District Court, alleging that her co-workers and supervisors at KFC and…

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Spanish Nuclear Disaster Update

Spanish Nuclear Disaster Update

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The Department of Veterans Affairs will now be forced to identify how many troops have been exposed to radioactive debris stemming from a 1966 plane crash, thanks to the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. In January 1966, a B-52 crashed into a KC-135 off the coast of…

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VA Appeals Process Changes

VA Appeals Process Changes

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Congress passed sweeping legislation in August 2017 to overhaul the veteran disability appeals process.  Now that legislation is about to be put in place. Starting next month, veterans whose disability claims are denied will have new, streamlined options to appeal the initial decision. Veterans will now have three options for…

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