December 2016

  • Laurie Sayevich Horz joined Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC as an Associate. This was reported by The Hauppauge Reporter.
     
  • Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC announced that the firm is offering the Chris J. Coschignano/Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC Scholarship to a second-year student at Touro Law Center who wishes to concentrate their practice in zoning and land use or real estate law. Ralph Branciforte, an Associate with the firm, served as an Assistant District Attorney with the Nassau County District Attorney’s office in a pro bono capacity and successfully argued a case before the Appellate Division, Second Department, regarding the designation of a sex offender. Chris Browne, a partner with the firm, successfully represented a client before the Town of Hempstead Board of Appeals to construct a self-storage facility in Oceanside. All three items appeared in Long Island Business News.
     
  • Fred Brewington of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington announced he is filing a notice of claim against the Garden City Police Department and the Village of Garden City on behalf of his client, an African-American retired Nassau County corrections officer, citing racial discrimination, false arrest and verbal and physical abuse. This was reported by NewsdayNews 12PIX 11 News at 6Channel 2 NewsCBS Radio1010 WINS RadioThe Island NowGarden City News and Black Westchester. The story was picked up by other media outlets as well.
     
  • Neil B. Garfinkel of Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP was interviewed by MortgageOrb on how the recent rise in interest rates will affect the housing and mortgage markets in 2017.
     
  • Long Island Business News interviewed Steve Sack of The Law Offices of Steven Mitchell Sack on the federal court’s recent decision to strike down the overtime rule.
     
  • Disha Chandiramani of Bretz & Coven, LLP spoke to Long Island Business News on how immigration policy will be implemented under a Donald Trump administration.
  • Neil B. Garfinkel of Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP was interviewed by MortgageOrb on how the recent rise in interest rates will affect the housing and mortgage markets in 2017.