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FINRA broker and personal banker employed by JP Morgan Chase wins hearing
The law firm Imbesi Christensen received notification of an award issued in favor of the firm's client, a FINRA broker and personal banker, after a hearing was conducted. See A.L.J Case No. 013-19533
Chase notified the Department of Labor that the former employee was discharged for misconduct and should not be entitled to unemployment insurance benefits. The Honorable Wendy Pichardo issued an award, in favor of the firm's client, after an in-person hearing was conducted. The decision affirmed a determination by the Department of Labor that the employee's actions regarding a financial transaction did not constitute misconduct. Specifically, the decision set forth the following:
DECISION: The initial determination holding the claimant eligible for benefits is sustained. The claimant is allowed benefits with respect to the issues decided herein.
Hearing Requested: May 28, 2013
Decision Mailed and Filed: June 27, 2013
Claimant's Legal Representation:
Brittany Weiner and Vincent Imbesi
450 7th Avenue, 30th Floor
New York, NY 10123
Imbesi Christensen represents both employees and employers involved in employment related disputes, including New York Unemployment Insurance Appeals.