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Campolo and CMM Advance Quality of Life on Long Island with Leadership Roles in The Energeia Partnership

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP has pledged $50,000 to financially support the mission, work, and programs of The Energeia Partnership and its efforts on behalf of Long Island. Joe Campolo, CMM Managing Partner, recognized business leader, and a member of the Energeia Class of 2016, has also been elected to Energeia’s prestigious Board of Advisors. Energeia, [...]

Harrington Elected to Board of Directors of Our Military Kids, Supporting Children of Deployed National Guard and Reserve Service Members

Ronkonkoma, NY – Jonathan “Jack” Harrington, Counsel at Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP and a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserve, has been elected to the Board of Directors of Our Military Kids, Inc., a national nonprofit organization supporting children of deployed National Guard and Reserve service members and children of wounded warriors from all [...]

CMM Spotlight: Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe

The Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe may not yet be open to the public, but innovation is already on full display on these hallowed grounds in Shoreham where famed inventor Nikola Tesla conducted research. Known for his groundbreaking contributions to alternating current (A/C) electricity, fluorescent lighting, radio, and the technology behind the x-ray, wi-fi, and [...]

CMM April/May Newsletter: The Innovation Issue

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – How Are You Going to React? Part 2 – International Provisions

Alan R. Sasserath, CPA, MS Partner, Sasserath & Zoraian, LLP As discussed in a previous article, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) is here to stay and our challenge is to understand how to react to it to minimize our taxes.  This article will focus on the international provisions of the TCJA and how [...]

How to Negotiate with North Korea

When handling an important negotiation, the parties must take it seriously and be prepared. This approach is a must whether you’re negotiating a small business deal or about to engage in diplomatic negotiations. As I’ve previously discussed on LI News Radio 103.9 with Jay Oliver, the United States needs to carefully handle its sit-down with [...]

Hiding and Seeking Information During Litigation: Disclosure of Information Contained in Private Social Media Accounts

Hide and seek. It’s a cute game when kids play, but what about in the context of a contentious litigation? The cute game transforms into a cutthroat endeavor to seek any information to sabotage the opposition’s case. Given the prevalence of social media (even Grandma has a Facebook account nowadays), the first point of attack [...]

Residential Landlords: Beware of New Certificate of Occupancy Rules

New York residential landlords, beware. As of November 29, 2017, the Real Property Law section 235-bb came into effect. The statute requires that a valid certificate of occupancy be in place before entering into a residential lease agreement with a tenant for real property of three or fewer units. More specifically, the law provides: Prior [...]

CMM Brings Leading Authorities in Business, Law, and Sociology Together to Collaborate on Next Steps for Business in the #MeToo Era

By Lauren Kanter-Lawrence Director of Communications, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick Reflecting on this watershed movement toward gender equality, Hon. A. Gail Prudenti told the crowd at CMM’s April 17 Beyond #MeToo panel, “I’ve lived through the transition.” Over 150 guests joined moderator Joe Campolo at Crest Hollow Country Club for an engaging, solution-focused discussion featuring [...]

To Disclose or Not to Disclose: The DOJ’s New Anti-Corruption Corporate Enforcement Policy

In April 2016, the Department of Justice (DOJ) launched an experimental Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) enforcement policy known as the “Pilot Program.”  For those unfamiliar, the FCPA is a U.S. law that prohibits business from bribing foreign officials and requires certain accounting transparency among public companies.  The FCPA is enforced both criminally and civilly, [...]