Salter & Sachs Ordered To Pay Benefits To Ex-Atty

Law360, New York (May 14, 2010, 5:32 PM EDT) -- A New York appeals court has upheld a determination that law firm Salter & Sachs must provide unemployment benefits to a former attorney for the firm.

The Manhattan-based law firm had argued that Paul L. Friman was a partner and not entitled to the benefits, but the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court on Thursday affirmed findings by the Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board that Friman was actually an employee and that the firm was liable for unemployment insurance contributions.

Friman testified that he began...
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