COURT OFFICER REASSIGNMENT REQUESTS
CSEA-represented Court Officers, Senior Court Officers and Court Officer Trainees that are interested in a voluntary reassignment are asked to complete the form below and submit it to UCS prior to February 11th, 2017. A reassignment is defined as moving from one district to another district or NYC, NOT a request to change assignment within a district. Even if you have previously filled out a request, you are asked to complete the new attached form and submit to the address indicated on the form by February 11th. If you have any questions, please email Local VP CO Ian Spencer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CORRECTION - LONGEVITY PAYMENT/LUMP SUM PAYMENT
UCS has clarified that those eligible for a “end of contract” $750 Lump Sum payment should see that paid out in the April 19th paycheck. Employees on payroll in active status as of March 31, 2017 are eligible for the one-time Lump Sum $750 payment, which is not part of basic salary but is pensionable.
Longevity Payments and those eligible for Increments will see those in the May 3rd paycheck.
RECEIVER NOTICE DISTRIBUTION
Please be certain that all co-workers in your work location are getting these notices, including chambers staff, security personnel, and especially new employees.
SAVE THE DATE – NORWICH & CORTLAND MEETINGS
We are working on scheduling Local dinner meetings in Chenango Co. on Wednesday, 3/8/17, and in Cortland Co. on Thursday, 3/30/17. More information to follow.
COURT REPORTING AND CAPTIONING WEEK
The National Court Reporters Association and the New York State Court Reporters Association are celebrating “Court Reporting and Captioning Week” the week of February 11-18, 2017. There will be a receptions celebrating the occasion across the state, including the locations below. Please RSVP if attending.
Buffalo Court Reporting and Captioning Week Event:
Thursday, February 16 at 5pm
Lobby Bar at Statler City
107 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202
Contact Lori Miskovski Strong at email@example.com for more information.
Rochester Court Reporting and Captioning Week Event:
Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: TRATA The Restaurant at the Armory
145 Culver Road, Rochester, New York
Contact Meredith Bonn at MeredithA.Bonn@gmail.com with any questions.
Syracuse Court Reporting and Captioning Week Event:
Friday, February 17, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
At the Destiny USA Mall Cantina Laredo
REMINDER - OUT OF OFFICE
I will be out of the office on February 3rd and 6th through the 10th. Please direct any issues to our Local officers, as listed on our web site.