COVID-19 NYC 2021 Reopening
CMH Services is now open for unemployment hearings by phone. We will not be representing any cases requiring in person hearings at this time due to the resurgence of the Delta Variant. Please call 212-537-6361 and leave a message with your phone number (a number where you can also receive text messages is preferred) and […]
NYC COVID-19 Reopening
New York City just entered stage 2 of reopening. At present we are still facing issues that make it impossible for us to provide effective representation for our clients. Therefore, until these issues are resolved, we can not take on any new clients. To put it simply, the office situation is extremely unstable. We have […]
CMH Services Explains How Quitting Can Effect Your Right to Unemployment Benefits
How and why you quit your job can determine whether or not you can qualify for unemployment benefits. Employees are often afraid of being terminated unfairly, and some would rather quit the job to avoid a negative mark on their record. Quitting to avoid termination can sometimes be worse for the employee than fighting […]
You Are Allowed to Quit Your Job
Contrary to popular belief, quitting your job does not immediately disqualify you from receiving unemployment benefits. The key factor is whether or not you had good cause to quit. If you quit because you decided you just didn’t feel like working, that would probably fail the test. If you instead quit because you were harassed […]
Summer Layoff Season- Get Help!
The summer is almost over. Millions of people will lose their summer jobs and file for unemployment benefits while they look for new work. If your employer tries to cheat you of your unemployment benefits you need to seek professional help. Some unscrupulous employers will lie and cheat to keep from paying anything towards your […]
CMH Client Wins Appellate Department Appeal
CMH Services is pleased to announce that on appeal before the NYS Supreme Court Appellate Division, Third Department, the Court recently ruled in favor of one of CMH Services’ clients: Matter of Jean, 135 A.D.3d 1281 (2016). But what really makes this case special is the Court’s reasoning. They actually decided the case on “substantial […]
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