|Randy Perskin - Attorney, Divorce Consultant|
Divorce isn't happy and, if possible, best avoided. Best advice: spend enough time with your potential mate to get beyond the initial physical attraction. Get to know the person you're going to spend the rest of your life with. But if it comes to divorce, you should know your rights, obligations and understand how to best navigate the process. Divorce lawyer, consultant Randy Perskin offers some suggestions on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Legal, Relationships
|Charles J. Hynes - District Attorney, Kings County, New York; Founder, Legal Lives|
The crime rate in Brooklyn, once considered one of the ten leading crime-ridden communities in the U.S., is down significatnly; due in no small part to District Attorney Charles J. Hynes. Brooklyn's top prosecutor takes seriously not only prosecuting but going after causes of crimes in the first place. His Legal Lives program takes the D.A.'s staff into fourth grade classrooms to teach kids about making choices in life that prevent juvenile delinquency. He wants kids to understand, all citizens, for the common good, must live within the law. Learn about this extraordinary program on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Kids, Legal, Life Choice, Mentoring
|Mickey Sherman - Attorney; Author, HOW CAN YOU DEFEND THOSE PEOPLE?|
Mickey Sherman, criminal defense lawyer, says: "Yes, I can defend those people. That's how I make a living." Are there any crimes he won't defend? Hear Mickey give a candid interview on the workings of our legal system on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West
|Mark Goldsmith - Founder, Getting Out and Staying Out|
Ordinary Americans do extraordinary things. Hear Goldsmith describe his Getting Out and Staying Out Program, operating with volunteers at Rikers Island. There, retired executives teach inmates how to find and keep a job. Every released inmate gets a tool kit with an alarm clock, metro card, resume and condoms. He tells his story on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
Themes: Legal, Rehabilitation, Philanthropy, Mentoring, Education
|Mark E. Seitelman - Attorney, Law Offices, P.C.|
Who pays for workplace injuries? What are the rights of people injured in workplace accidents? Should there be a cap on jury awards for personal injury? Listen to Mark Seitelman, Attorney, on Getting Your Money's Worth with Judith West.
More about "Getting Your Money's Worth"
As the title of the show, "Getting your Money's Worth" implies, the show concerns itself with gaining value as a consumer of education, health services or, indeed, as a tax payer. Everyday consumer spending will be included. The dialogue may not present solutions, but certainly will present alternatives in an entertaining and colorful way with experts in their respective fields.
Ms. West, a former educator, is president of Westco, her own privately held company. Westco designs and manufactures fixtures for such blue chip companies as Disney, Universal Studios, the NBC Experience Store and many others. Business people, authors and journalists, educators, politicians and actors will be interviewed in 15-minute segments with civility and dignity. "I don't care what your politics are, if you have a point of view and have a story to tell that is timely, you'll get a chance to freely air your opinion," says the attractive New Yorker.
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