Writer/journalist. Contributor to Barron's, Reuters, Fortune, etc. Ex-staffer at BW, Money, Forbes. New Yorker. Dog owner. World traveler.

Operating Under The Influence Has Broad Definition

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A lawyer in Massachusetts who specializes in drunk driving cases was charged with OUI after a passenger in the boat he was captaining fell out and sustained life threatening injuries including losing an arm in the accident.

Nanny Cams Not Without Risks

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A Danbury, Connecticut nanny was arrested in March and is now facing charges that she beat and burned a 3-year-old girl in her charge after the family watched in horror the recording of the conduct made by the nanny cam - the hidden video camera to watch the babysitter - in their home.

Buying Foreclosed Home May Not Be Worth It

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Like many cities across the country, the city of Detroit has faced a housing disaster with more than 62,000 homes that faced foreclosure for failure to pay property taxes THIS YEAR ALONE.

Most Embezzlers Are Middle Aged Women

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - What does your average embezzler look like? Not what you think. You may think of an embezzler as some slick mustache-twirling chap with an evil laugh.

Jury Still Out On E-Cigarettes

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Grape, cotton candy, bubblegum. Not flavors of candy. Flavors of e-cigarettes. How legal are they? The Centers for Disease Control found that the use of e-cigarettes among teens has tripled just since 2013.

Cell Phone Jammers Are Available - But Illegal

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - What's a cell phone jammer and why don't we all have one? Professional wrestler turned Florida high school teacher Dean Liptak got into trouble with administrators and the law recently.

Synthetic Drugs Are Illegal

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Back in 2012, the world heard the horrific tale of a man who, naked and high on the synthetic drug called "bath salts" chewed off the face of another man. Ew.

Legally Collecting Workers’ Compensation Benefits

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The saying that you've heard that you're not paranoid if people really are following you is never more true than when you're out on workers' compensation. And posting pictures of yourself.

Understand Your Lawyers’ Specialty

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Do you have a lawyer? How many? Way back in 1994, the owner of a New Jersey auto body shop was arrested after his shop was raided by federal agents as part of a drug investigation.

Watch Where You Point That Laser

philadelphia.cbslocal.com — Amy Feldman Amy E. Feldman is a business commentator and legal business... Read More By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - And you thought power point presentations were boring. Turns out they're downright dangerous. Or at least that little laser pointer in the hand of the guy trying to make you care about his slide can be.
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Jun 18, 2015

Glad to see we'll get a woman on currency. But dissing Hamilton is just wrong. It should be Jackson that's replaced.

Jun 04, 2015

In search of the Red Cross's $500 million in Haiti relief. NPR and Propublica find it built just six permanent homes. tinyurl.com/obx9sg6

May 12, 2015

Hope that whoever takes over the NYRR returns the focus to NY runners. NYT: Mary Wittenberg leaving NYC Marathon nyti.ms/1Fi9tKk

May 09, 2015

Marty Whitman is a legend, but Third Ave has run into tough times. I look at efforts to get back on track in Barron's tinyurl.com/jws5ral

May 07, 2015

I may never get a manicure again. The NYT investigates underpaid, exploited manicurists. The Price of Nice Nails nyti.ms/1AHoYo6

Apr 28, 2015

Important reading: @baltimoresun's chilling investigation of police brutality last yr tinyurl.com/n42hdsn. City lost/settled 100+ cases.

Apr 23, 2015

RT @kjhealy: I understand you want to cancel your merger, Mr Comcast. First I just want to go through a few options to make sure that's the right choice.

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