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Good afternoon brothers and sisters hope all is well.

Verizon and District 1 have agreed to extend LOA's entered into regarding the Covid-19 crisis.

Times have changed and we’re all adjusting to our “new” normal.  There’s one thing, however, that remains the same - the need to plan for retirement.  We’re excited to offer our new weekly, 2

Welcome to Webinar Wednesdays Presented by Blue Ocean Wealth Solutions!

Blue Ocean Wealth Solutions has setup a few webinars for our members to take part in.  Please click on the link below for instructions on how to participate.  Take advantage of the services Blue Ocean has to offer, especially during these uncertain times.

It is with deepest regret that we announce the passing of Ernie Chiu, field technician out of the 31-55 College Point Blvd I&M Work Center. Ernie was a 32 year member of CWA, a good union brother, and will be sorely missed. Please keep his family, friends, and co-workers in your thoughts and prayers.  

In light of the tragic passing of our dear brother Ernie Chiu, his family has started go fund me page. The link is provided below. 

https://www.gofundme.com/f/in-loving-tribute-to-ernie-y-chiu

The State is opening five new testing facilities downstate, primarily in minority communities. A drive-through mobile testing facility will open at the Sears Parking Lot at 2307 Beverly Road in Brooklyn tomorrow at 12:30 p.m., and a drive-through mobile testing facility opened at the Club House at Aqueduct Race Track Parking Lot, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd., in Queens, on Monday, April 6th. In addition, the state is opening three walk-in facilities at health care centers in the South Bronx; Jamaica, Queens; and in Brownsville, Brooklyn.

We're Calling on Congress to Act NOW to Protect our Democracy!

As we navigate the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, we must take measures to protect public health while maintaining the integrity of our electoral system. The Wisconsin primary election demonstrated the fragility of our democracy during this crisis and made it clear that we need safe voting solutions NOW.

Fine, Olin & Anderman, LLP is open and readily available to help your members.  We would like to take this opportunity to reach out to our union brothers and sisters to let you know we are here for you during this time of crisis.   Please contact us with any legal questions or concerns you may have.   We have created and enclosed the below informational video to educate members on the interplay of Workers’ Compensation and Personal Injury law in New York State.