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Representing Claimants in Unemployment Compensation Proceedings

Lessons Learned from Hearing and Deciding These Cases

By Susan Nofi-Bendici

For those who lose their jobs, securing unemployment insurance benefits is critical. Studies show that for those who must appeal a denial of these benefits, representation by a legal advocate greatly increases the chances of a successful appeal. To encourage this type of much-needed advocacy on behalf of those whose unemployment benefits may be in jeopardy, here are certain basics of unemployment compensation appeals and practice tips.Copies of this article are

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