Who’s Who in Women in Professional Services: Christine Malafi

Christine Malafi chairs the firm’s Corporate department, one of the most robust teams in the New York region. Her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, routine and complex transactions, labor and employment issues, and other business matters, as well as municipal, insurance coverage, and fraud issues.  She routinely represents buyers and sellers in multimillion dollar transactions (from technology companies to manufacturers [...]

Campolo Recognized by Business Community as a “Long Island Icon”

Ronkonkoma, NY – Joe Campolo, Managing Partner of Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton, has been recognized by the business community with a Long Island Business News ICON Award. ICON winners hail from diverse backgrounds in the corporate world, the healthcare industry, the creative and performing [...]

An Employee Transfers, and Spouse Seeks Jobless Benefits

By Carrie Mason-Draffen Mason-Draffen, a business reporter, writes a column about workplace issues. DEAR CARRIE: I have gotten conflicting information regarding a corporate transfer out of state and unemployment benefits for a “trailing spouse, ” or an employee who quits a job to relocate with a transferred spouse. Does it matter whether the transferred spouse requested [...]

Stevens Drops Lawsuit Against the Village of Poquott

by Rita J. Egan Poquott’s village hall is finally back in business a month after the June 20 election for two board trustees. Debbie Stevens, one of the five candidates for the position, dropped a lawsuit against the village before a July 19 hearing. Stevens came in third with 178 votes, while New York City firefighter [...]

CMM Represents Town of Smithtown in Successful Effort to Replace Leadership at Animal Shelter Due to Safety Concerns

Ronkonkoma, NY – Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP has secured another municipal victory with its representation of the Town of Smithtown in a successful effort to replace the leadership at the Town’s animal shelter due to serious safety concerns for shelter employees, the animals in their care, and the public. On July 25, the Town [...]

Attorney: Smithtown Animal Shelter Director Fired After Hearing

By Nicholas Spangler  nicholas.spangler@newsday.com Smithtown’s animal shelter director, who was suspended earlier this year over accusations that the facility had become chaotic and filthy, was fired this week, an attorney for the town said. The Town Board voted 5-0 on Tuesday to terminate an unnamed employee, and Town Supervisor Patrick Vecchio would not comment on the matter [...]

In a Victory for the Election Process, CMM Secures Certification of Election Results as Special Counsel to Village of Poquott

In its role as Special Counsel to the Village of Poquott and Of Counsel to the Village Attorney for the Village of Poquott, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton, successfully secured the certification of the results of the recent village trustee election.  The outcome is a [...]

Poquott Candidate Drops Suit Challenging Election Results

by Carl MacGowan   A Poquott trustee candidate who fell two votes short in her bid for a seat on the village board has withdrawn her lawsuit challenging the outcome of the June 20 vote. Debbie Stevens dropped her lawsuit against the village earlier this week after lawyers determined that legal papers filed by her [...]

CMM Expands Trusts & Estates and Real Estate Offerings with Addition of Melissa Sidor

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP, a premier law firm with offices in Ronkonkoma and Bridgehampton, is pleased to welcome Melissa Sidor to the firm as Counsel, enhancing the firm’s comprehensive offerings in the areas of estate planning and administration, commercial and residential real estate, commercial contracts, business transactions, and not-for-profit organizations. Sidor brings nearly two [...]

CMM Represents Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. in Agreement with Himatsingka America, Inc. to Bring Molecular Traceability to Home Fashions Worldwide

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP represented Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: APDN) in the negotiation of an agreement with textile manufacturer Himatsingka America, Inc. to incorporate the company’s molecular tag technology, SigNature® T, in products sold to retailers such as Bed Bath & Beyond and Costco where source-traceable product is now available nationwide and online. [...]