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Mandatory Sexual Harassment Trainings in NY
On April 12, 2018, as part of the 2018-2019 New York State Budget, Governor Cuomo signed strong legislation to combat sexual harassment in the workplace.  The anti-sexual harassment law requires all employers in New York adopt a sexual harassment prevention policy and training by October 9, 2018.
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Marshall & Sterling Announces New Vice Presidents and Senior Vice Presidents
Marshall & Sterling Insurance recently announced the promotion of five employees to the position of Vice President within the agency. The new Vice Presidents are: Chris Harris, Branch Manager of the Kingston, NY office; Yvonne McCrea, Director of Personal Lines; Katy Pagano, Director of Loss Control; Dan Round, Sr.
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Ensure ADA Website Compliance and Avoid Lawsuits
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 prohibits discrimination based on disability. This means ensuring that everyone has reasonable access to all areas of public life.
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Understanding Firearms Liability in your Pawn Shop
Many of our Pawnbrokers who deal in firearms and ammunition and or conceal or open carry weapons in their stores must understand the increase in liability it creates when running their business. In today’s litigious society where politically, guns are a very hot topic, I thought it be a good idea to address how having the proper insurance in place can make a difference
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Marshall & Sterling Insurance Designated an “Elite Insurance Agency”
Marshall & Sterling Insurance has been designated as an “Elite Insurance Agency” in the nation for 2017 by Insurance Business America, a national insurance publication.
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Nicoll & MacChesney Agency Joins Marshall & Sterling Insurance
We're excited to announce the acquisition of Nicoll & MacChesney Insurance, an independent agency located in Troy, NY. Founded in 1964, Nicoll & MacChesney provides a broad range of personal and commercial insurance services throughout the Capital Region and eastern New
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NY! Are you ready for Paid Family Leave? View our guide.
Starting January 1, 2018, New York Paid Family Leave becomes a mandatory employee paid leave benefit. Virtually all private employers employing one or more employees at least 30 days in any calendar year are required to obtain Paid Family Leave insurance which will be added as a rider to the disability insurance policy you already carry. 
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Homeowners Insurance Policy Questions & Answers
The best time to learn about what’s included in a basic homeowners insurance policy is before you have a claim. We’ve gathered the answers to the most common “Am I covered if...” questions about your homeowners insurance policy to help you to minimize any coverage surprises.
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Marshall & Sterling Honored with “TRENDSETTERS AWARD” from National Safety Council
We are proud to announce that the National Safety Council has  awarded Marshall & Sterling Insurance with a “Trendsetters Award” at their 2017 Congress & Exposition, held on September 23, 2017 in Indianapolis, IN.
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Tim Dean Honored with Community Service Award
Our president, Tim Dean, received the “Community Service Award” at the annual Professional Insurance Agents of NYS board of directors dinner held Sept. 12, 2017. The PIANY Community Service Award recognizes individuals who demonstrate a significant commitment to the improvement of his or her community.
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