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Marie Napoli on the Law on Sex Addicts and Weinstein

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As an attorney who has been published on sexual harassment under Title VII,* tried and settled many sexual harassment cases and helped develop the legal standard at the appellate level in New York State, I have been closely following the dramatic and infuriating unraveling of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. To date, close to 40 women have
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Fall Safety Fire Tips

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As weather cools, now is the time of year that people begin to turn to manufactured sources of heat to stay warm, ranging from in-home fireplaces to electric blankets to space heaters to home heating systems. While these are all great ways to keep cozy when fall temperatures dip and certainly when fall transitions to winter sources
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The Emerging Crisis of PFAS Exposure

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This article was written by Paul Napoli and Tate J. Kunkle and appeared in the New York Law Journal (October 7, 2017) Are PFAS the next MTBE? Or, perhaps the next asbestos? Or, in the words of William Shakespeare, is it much ado about nothing? That is the question from both sides of the bar,
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Crime Stories with Nancy Grace Invites Hunter Shkolnik

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In this segment of Crime Stories with Nancy Grace (Sirius XM Channel 132) Napoli Shkolnik Partner Hunter Shkolnik joins the discussion about the latest controversy involving the Steven Avery case. A judge recently rejected a request for a new trial despite hundreds of thousands of people calling for the pardon of the star of the
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Class Action Lawsuit Filed For PFOA Contamination in Yaphank

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Napoli Shkolnik has filed a class action lawsuit against five manufacturers of aqueous firefighting foams (“AFFF”) containing perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (“PFOS”) and perfluorooctanoic acid (“PFOA”) for the contamination of the groundwater relied upon by the residents of Yaphank, New York. The class action complaint was filed in the Supreme Court for the State of New York,
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Marie Napoli on Crime Stories with Nancy Grace

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Partner Marie Napoli was recently invited on Crime Stories with Nancy Grace (Sirius XM Channel 132). The topic of the segment centered around new rape allegations against famed Hollywood director Roman Polanski. Mr. Polanski is an award winning movie director whose films have included Oscar nominated films include Rosemary s Baby, Chinatown and Tess. In 2003
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Genesee County & Napoli Shkolnik Take On Opioid Fight

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Genesee County Attorney Kevin Earl announced that the county would retain Napoli Shkolnik PLLC to obtain compensation for the money that the county has spent combatting the opioid addiction crisis. Genesee County’s social services department has borne the brunt of these costs. These professionals must “spend a great deal of time and effort on trying
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