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Bankruptcy

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Bylaw Review

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Contracts

Client: Connecticut Association of Directors of Health, Inc.

County: Hartford, CT

Legal Work Required: Connecticut Association of Directors of Health requests assistance with developing template for independent contractor agreement to be used when Organization retains consultants to assist with research projects.

Mission: Connecticut Association of Directors of Health (www.cadh.org) convenes, engages, mobilizes, and supports Connecticut's local health departments and fortifies their leadership role in establishing healthier Connecticut communities.

Matter No.: 08-450.5

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Client: Young Mariners Foundation

County: Fairfield, ct

Legal Work Required: Young Mariners Foundation seeks assistance with preparing a fiscal sponsorship agreement with a group that is to be sponsored by Young Mariners.

Mission: The Young Mariners Foundation (www.youngmarinersfoundation.org) aims to create a world class educational program for children from low income families, built around sailing and the sea, uniquely designed to influence children’s growth to become responsible citizens, with care for themselves, respect for the environment and for all living things.

Matter No.: 33-069.7

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Corporate

Client: Mercer County Hispanic Association

County: Mercer, NJ

Legal Work Required: Mercer County Hispanic Association requested assistance with restructuring certain lease obligations.

Mission: The mission of Mercer County Hispanic Association is to insure that adequate representation and services are provided to meet the needs of the Latino population in Mercer County.

Matter No.: 24-184.2

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Client: Arc of Meriden-Wallingford, Inc.

County: New Haven, CT

Legal Work Required: Arc of Meriden-Wallingford requests assistance with conducting research regarding feasibility of Organization's microbusiness proposal.

Mission: Arc of Meriden-Wallingford, Inc. (www.arcmw.org)works to assist and advocate for children and adults with developmental disabilities to reach their full potential and become contributing members of their community.

Matter No.: 08-551.2

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Corporate Governance/Compliance

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Corporate Merger

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E-Commerce/Internet

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Education/Workshops

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Employment/Labor/Employee Benefits

Client: Faculty Student Association of WCC

County: Westchester, NY

Legal Work Required: Faculty Student Association Of WCC seeks assistance with a review of the Organization's HR policies, practices, procedures and strategies.

Mission: The Faculty Student Association of Westchester Community College (www.sunywcc.edu) provides financial and administrative services to students in support of their academic needs and student campus activities and serves the faculty, staff and students with essential services such as dining, a bookstore and cultural programming which enhance campus life.

Matter No.: 33-111.3

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Client: CASA of Somerset, Hunterdon & Warren Counties

County: Warren, NJ

Legal Work Required: CASA of Somerset, Hunterdon & Warren Counties requests assistance with drafting a new employee handbook.

Mission: Court Appointed Special Advocates Somerset, Hunterdon, and Warren Counties, d/b/a CASA SHaW (www.casashaw.org), provides trained volunteers who work to ensure that needed service and assistance are made available to abused and neglected children in placement while helping to move them toward safe and permanent homes.

Matter No.: 33-192.2

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Client: CT Public Health Association Foundation

County: Hartford, CT

Legal Work Required: CT Public Health Association Foundation requests assistance with determining if newly-created position is employee or consultant; and if it is the latter, assistance with drafting independent contractor agreement.

Mission: Connecticut Public Health Association Foundation (www.cpha.info) works to improve the quality of the public health profession and to advocate for policies and programs that promote health and prevent disease for all Connecticut residents.

Matter No.: 08-207.4

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Client: International Institute of Connecticut, Inc.

County: Fairfield, CT

Legal Work Required: International Institute of Connecticut seeks assistance with determining the status of employment positions as exempt or non-exempt.

Mission: The International Institute of Connecticut (www.iiconn.org) is a non-sectarian social service agency assisting immigrants, refugees and their families.

Matter No.: 98-022.012

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Client: Positive Discipline of Western CT., Inc.

County: Fairfield, CT

Legal Work Required: Positive Discipline of Western CT seeks assistance with classifying employees as employees or independent contractors.

Mission: Positive Discipline of Western CT., Inc. (www.positivedisciplinewesternct.org) promotes the development of life skills and respectful relationships in families, schools, and businesses. The organization provides classes to parents, caregivers, educators and youth development workers to help strengthen relationships with children, encouraging them to be responsible, resourceful and self-reliant.

Matter No.: 34-115.3

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Client: Community Foundation of Middlesex County

County: Middlesex, CT

Legal Work Required: Community Foundation of Middlesex County requests counsel regarding proper categorization (exempt vs. non-exempt) of Organization's four employees.

Mission: Community Foundation of Middlesex County: (1) works with charitably-minded individuals and organizations to build permanent endowments and other charitable funds; and (2) supports local nonprofit organizations through effective grant making and multiple programs to address community needs.

Matter No.: 08-566.2

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Client: The Ashokan Center

County: Ulster, NY

Legal Work Required: The Ashokan Center seeks assistance with the review of personnel policies.

Mission: The Ashokan Center (www.ashokancenter.org) teaches, inspires and builds community through shared experiences in nature, history and the arts.

Matter No.: 34-109.6

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Environmental/Land Use

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HIPAA

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Immigration

Client: Allies in Caring

County: Atlantic, NJ

Legal Work Required: Allies in Caring is seeking assistance with respect to whether an employment candidate meets the eligibility requirements for an O-1 Visa or H-1B Visa.

Mission: Allies in Caring is a multi-cultural organization that provides counseling, education, and advocacy to English, Spanish, and sign language users

Matter No.: 33-160.4

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Incorporation/Tax Exemption

Client: Hyacinth Foundation

County: Middlesex, NJ

Legal Work Required: Hyacinth Foundation, d/b/a Hyacinth AIDS Foundation, requests assistance with possibly structuring a new program as an independent corporate entity.

Mission: Hyacinth Foundation, d/b/a Hyacinth AIDS Foundation (www.hyacinth.org), helps people live with HIV, works to slow the spread of HIV/AIDS, and serves as a voice in the public debate surrounding AIDS in New Jersey.

Matter No.: 32-072.3

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Insurance and Risk Management

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Intellectual Property

Client: Tidewater Institute, Inc.

County: Middlesex, CT

Legal Work Required: Tidewater Institute requests counsel regarding intellectual property protection of phrase "Sustainable Sunday".

Mission: Tidewater Institute empowers individuals and businesses to build healthy, engaged communities that protect our natural world as they live, work, play and create.

Matter No.: 08-563.2

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Lending/Finance

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Litigation

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Nonprofit

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Privacy

Client: United Way of Northern New Jersey

County: Morris, NJ

Legal Work Required: The United Way of Northern New Jersey has requested advice regarding privacy issues associated with a new app.

Mission: United Way of Northern New Jersey (www.unitedwaynnj.org) mobilizes resources to improve the quality of life for people who live and work in Morris, North Essex, Somerset, Sussex, and Warren Counties.

Matter No.: 21-021.040

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Real Estate

Client: WARIS Associates, Inc.

County: Essex, NJ

Legal Work Required: WARIS Associates, Inc. has requested assistance with sale of a building.

Mission: WARIS Associates provides residents of urban Essex County with the opportunity to improve their lives through social service program delivery.

Matter No.: 32-100.3

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Tax

Client: Junior League of Westchester on the Sound

County: Westchester, NY

Legal Work Required: Junior League of Westchester on the Sound seeks advice on school tax payments on property in Larchmont, NY.

Mission: The Junior League of Westchester on the Sound (www.jlwos.org) promotes volunteerism, develops the potential of women, and improves the Sound Shore communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.

Matter No.: 27-223.011

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Trust and Estates

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