Published: August 19, 2015

Publication: New York Law Journal

By Ben Bedell

The Appellate Division, First Department, at 27 Madison Ave.
The Appellate Division, First Department, at 27 Madison Ave.

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A union contract’s provision shielding a union officer from being fired for sexual harassment is unenforceable because …

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Published: August 18, 2015

Publication: Daily News

By Barbara Ross

A union official accused of sexually harassing his female supervisors in a Bronx bus depot cannot use his position in the Transport Workers Union to avoid disciplinary charges, a Manhattan …

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August 10, 2015

Published: August 10, 2015

Publication: RT

By Marina Portnaya


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Published: August 3, 2015

Publication: New York Law Journal

By Andrew Keshner

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled Friday that there could be circumstances where a putative class action suit alleging employment discrimination could rely on …

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Published: August 3, 2015

Publication: Daily Labor Report

By Jon Steingart

July 31 — A group of 12 black and Hispanic New York City sanitation workers seeking to represent a class can’t proceed on claims that the city discriminated on …

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Published: July 16, 2015

Publication: The Villager

By Lincoln Anderson

Arthur Schwartz, the Village’s Democratic district leader, turned himself in for arrest at the Sixth Precinct on Tuesday and was charged with grand larceny.

At 11:30 a.m. he was …

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Published: July 15, 2015
Publication: The New York Times
By Colleen Wright

Ruth Berk in her home since 1961: a rent-controlled Greenwich Village apartment. CreditHiroko Masuike/The New York Times 

As her legal guardian, Arthur Schwartz is responsible for the …

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Published: July 14, 2015

Publication: Daily News

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A prominent Manhattan attorney has landed on the wrong side of the law.

Arthur Schwartz, accompanied by his lawyer, surrendered Tuesday morning at the …

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Published: June 15, 2015

Publication: NY Post

By Carl Campanile

The war against the Success Academy charter schools network of Eva Moskowitz continues with a vengeance.

A Manhattan federal suit filed Friday aims to block Bronx Success Academy 3 from …

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Published: June 8, 2015

Publication: The Chief

By Mark Toor

The runoff election for Communications Workers of America Local 1182, which represents Traffic and Sanitation Enforcement Agents, settled four of the five positions at issue, but resulted in a dead …

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