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April 2018 Membership Meeting - The Basics of Appealing a Denial of Missouri State Unemployment Benefits

April 19, 2018
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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100 South Fourth Street, Suite 1000
St. Louis, MO 63102

Please remember that our organization pays for lunches for all that RSVP and if you do not attend and let know you are unable to attend, we are unable to cancel lunches.  If the number of no-shows continues to be as high as it is, then we will need to consider charging for no-shows. Thank you for understanding!

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  • Registration deadline is end of day Thursday, April 12, 2018. STRICT DEADLINE. No exceptions since final count is due at that time.  There will be a waitlist after the deadline in the event of any cancellations.  
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Lunch - Whitebox Eatery 

Featured Speaker: Attorney Stuart R. Berkowitz—Securities Law

Stuart R. Berkowitz, Attorney at Law is a sole practitioner is St. Louis where he is a recognized expert in representing clients against brokerage houses and financial planners. He is a member of the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association, a national association of attorneys who specialize in representing investors in securities arbitration.

Mr. Berkowitz graduated from the University of Rochester in 1970 and received his J.D. in 1973 from Washington University in St. Louis. Between 1973 and 1978, Mr. Berkowitz worked in legal services, first in East St. Louis, Illinois and then in St. Louis, specializing in high impact class action lawsuits. He has been in private practice since 1978.

For the last 30 years Mr. Berkowitz has devoted his considerable skill, energy, and intelligence and passion to representing investors. Because of sensitivity to investor loss and confidence in his ability to evaluate potential claims, Mr. Berkowitz has never charged a fee unless there was a recovery of damages.


The Basics of Appealing A Denial of Missouri State Unemployment Benefits


Everything You Need to Know To Handle An Unemployment Compensation Hearing;

  1.  Unemployment Compensation: What is unemployment compensation? What is the purpose of unemployment compensation?
  2.  Representation: How often are claimants represented? How often are employers represented?
  3.  Laws and Issues: What are two eligible issues? What are the recurrent misconduct issues? What does ‘voluntary “ and “attributable to work” mean?
  4.  Hearings: How do you prepare for telephone hearings? What happens at hearings?


$0.00 Member - FREE

$30.00 Non Member