Michael S. Haber’s Guides

Michael S. Haber

New York Probate Attorney.

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  1. The Basics About A Power Of Attorney

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    What Is A Power Of Attorney? A power of attorney is a document by which a person designates someone else to act on his or her behalf. It is a powerful document and must be treated as such. The pers

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  2. Do You Need A Lawyer To File Employment Discrimination Charges?

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    Am I Required To Have An Attorney? There is no legal requirement that you have a lawyer to file a charge of discrimination. But the fact that there’s no legal requirement doesn’t make it a wise and

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  3. Employment Law Basics

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    What does it mean that employment is generally “at will”? “At will” means that, usually, either the employer or employee is free to end the employment relationship. In other words, the employee is f

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  4. Do You Even Need A Will?

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    Are There Good Reasons To Avoid Making A Will? You’ve thought about making up a will. And you intend to do it. At some point. It’s just that (pick one!): - It’s a busy time for you. - You hav

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  5. Contested Estates 101

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    This Quick Legal Guide gives you the nuts and bolts of challenging the probate of a will.

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  6. Religious Discrimination In the NY Workplace

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits treating employees differently due to their religious practices or beliefs.

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  7. Racial Discrimination

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    Treating an employee or job applicant unfavorably due to race or related characteristics (like skin color) is prohibited.

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  8. National Origin Discrimination

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    Treating an employee or job applicant unfavorably due to national origin, foreign accents, or citizenship can violate the law.

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  9. Disability Discrimination

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    What is disability discrimination? Discrimination based on disability is illegal. It occurs when any entity that is covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act (or, in the case of federal employe

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  10. How NY State Employment Discrimination Law Differs From Federal Law

    Written by attorney Michael Haber, almost 4 years ago.

    How Does NY State Protect Against Employment Discrimination? There are many federal statutes dealing with employment discrimination. But New York State (like most states) also provides a separate ar

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