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Imbesi Christensen Client Wins Unemployment Insurance Hearing
A client of the law firm Imbesi Christensen won a New York Unemployment Insurance hearing, after Department of Labor denied claim. See A.L.J Case No. 012-31964.
By: Imbesi Christensen
The Honorable Garfield Willis issued an award, in favor of the firm's client, after an in-person hearing was conducted. The decision overruled a determination by the Department of Labor that the employee was not entitled to unemployment benefits because he was not available for employment and did not timely submit a request for a hearing.
DECISION: The Commissioner of Labor's timeliness objection is overruled.
The initial determination disqualifying the claimant from receiving benefits, effective June 16, 2012, on the basis that the claimant voluntarily separated from employment without good cause is overruled.
The claimant is allowed benefits with respect to the issues decided herein.
Hearing Requested: September 11, 2012
Decision Mailed and Filed: October 11, 2012
Claimant's Legal Representation:
450 7th Avenue, 30th Floor
New York, NY 10123