The Percy Program

It is a fight to level the playing field to be able to compete for jobs and careers on the basis of skills and make available apprentice training to all. In 1973 Al Percy launched a class action lawsuit to give workers like him a chance to better their lot in life. It would also ensure the availability of skilled workers to build the infrastructure of the future. Who is Al Percy? What is the lawsuit?

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US Court of Appeals Second Circuit Case 21-1564, Doc 6, Pre-Argument Statement on Appeal 07-12-2021

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ong>Caseong> ong>21ong>-ong>1564ong>, ong>Docong>ument 6, 07/12/20ong>21ong>, 3135847, Page72 ong>ofong> 104 7/6/20ong>21ong> Eastern District ong>ofong> New York - LIVE Database 1.6 (Revision 1.6.2) LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Eugene Alexander Gormakh Law Offices Of Michael S. Ross 60 East 42nd Street Forty-Seventh Floor New York, Ste Forty-Seventh Floor New York, NY 10165 ong>21ong>2-505-4135 Fax: ong>21ong>2-505-4054 Email: eugenegormakh@rosslaw.org ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Date Filed # ong>Docong>ket Text 03/17/20ong>21ong> 1 COMPLAINT against All Defendants filing fee $ 402, receipt number ANYEDC- 14287077 Was the Disclosure ong>Statementong> on Civil Cover Sheet completed -yes,, filed by Annette Hall, Donna Hodge, Percy Jobs and Careers Corporation an IRC 501(c)(3) nonprong>ofong>it, as Class Representative,, Karen Grant Williams, Alexi Arias, Albert E. Percy. (Attachments: # 1 Attachment 1-20ong>21ong>-NYS Attorney General James Nursing Homes Report bookmarked, # 2 Civil Cover Sheet) (Kernan, James) (Main ong>Docong>ument 1 replaced on 3/18/20ong>21ong>) (Bowens, Priscilla). (Entered: 03/17/20ong>21ong>) 03/17/20ong>21ong> 2 (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/17/20ong>21ong>) 03/17/20ong>21ong> ong>Caseong> Assigned to Judge Brian M. Cogan. Please download and review the Individual Practices ong>ofong> the assigned Judges, located on our website. Attorneys are responsible for providing courtesy copies to judges where their Individual Practices require such. (Bowens, Priscilla) (Entered: 03/18/20ong>21ong>) 03/17/20ong>21ong> 3 Notice ong>ofong> Related ong>Caseong>: The Civil Cover Sheet filed in this civil action indicates a related case. (Bowens, Priscilla) (Entered: 03/18/20ong>21ong>) 03/18/20ong>21ong> 4 In accordance with Rule 73 ong>ofong> the Federal Rules ong>ofong> Civil Procedure and Local Rule 73.1, the parties are notified that if all parties consent a United States magistrate judge ong>ofong> this court is available to conduct all proceedings in this civil action including a (jury or nonjury) trial and to order the entry ong>ofong> a final judgment. Attached to the Notice is a blank copy ong>ofong> the consent form that should be filled out, signed and filed electronically only if all parties wish to consent. The form may also be accessed at the following link: http://www.uscourts.gov/uscourts/FormsAndFees/Forms/AO085.pdf. You may withhold your consent without adverse substantive consequences. Do NOT return or file the consent unless all parties have signed the consent. (Bowens, Priscilla) (Entered: 03/18/20ong>21ong>) 03/18/20ong>21ong> 5 This attorney case opening filing has been checked for quality control. See the attachment for corrections that were made, if any. (Bowens, Priscilla) (Entered: 03/18/20ong>21ong>) 03/23/20ong>21ong> 6 DECLARATION by Alexi Arias, Karen Grant Williams, Annette Hall, Donna Hodge, Albert E. Percy, Percy Jobs and Careers Corporation an IRC 501(c)(3) non- prong>ofong>it, as Class Representative, (Attachments: # 1 McMahon Order 73-cv-04279 re-ong>Docong>ket 20-1 20-cv- 06131, # 2 Order Judge Lasker November 8, 1974 73-v-04279, # 3 Judge Lasker Order in 384_F.Supp._800, # 4 Order ong>ofong> Judge Edelstein ong>ofong> May 4, 1977 73-cv-04279, # 5 2nd ong>Circuitong> ong>Courtong> ong>ofong> ong>Appealsong> Order to revise caption and accept appendices Appeal17-2273 re- ong>Docong>ket 20-1 20-cv-06131, # 6 Baker v Carr 369 ong>USong> 186, 204, 82 S Ct 691, 703, 7 L Ed 2d 663 1962, # 7 Flast v Cohen 392 ong>USong> 83 101 88 S Ct 1942- 20 L Ed 2d 947 1968, # 8 https://ecf.nyed.uscourts.gov/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?201514699944771-L_1_0-1 19/23

ong>Caseong> ong>21ong>-ong>1564ong>, ong>Docong>ument 6, 07/12/20ong>21ong>, 3135847, Page73 ong>ofong> 104 7/6/20ong>21ong> Eastern District ong>ofong> New York - LIVE Database 1.6 (Revision 1.6.2) issues adjudicated February 24 1975 Order 73-cv-04279, # 9 Fullilove v Klutznick 448 U.S. 448, 100 S. Ct. 2758, 2785-90, 65 L. Ed. 2d 902 1980, # 10 Chrysler Corp v Brown 441 ong>USong> at 304 99 S Ct at 1719, # 11 749-757 Lefkowitz to Lasker-Executive Order -73-cv- 04279 re-ong>Docong>ument 20-6 in 20-cv-06131-CLP, # 12 758-785 Lefkowitz to Laker- Executive Order 73-cv-04279, re-ong>Docong>ument 20-6 in 20-cv-06131, # 13 786-787 AG Request Lasker on Executive Order from 73-cv-04279, re-ong>Docong>ument 20-6 in 20-cv-06131, # 14 Section 345 Executive Order No 45 Establish Office ong>ofong> State Contract Compliance 9 NYCRR 3.45, # 15 795 Letter re Proposed Regulations Governers Executive Order from Appendix 1 Vol 3-2, 73-cv-0427, # 16 851 Lefkowitz AG to Lasker approach to affirmative action, 73-cv-04279, re- ong>Docong>ument 20-6 in 20-cv-06131, # 17 1977-02-01 Fleisher to Hon Lasker - Proposed regs 73-cv-04279, re-ong>Docong>ument 20-10 in 20-cv-0613, # 18 Fleischer AAG to Hon Lasker review 73-cv-04279, re-ong>Docong>ument 20-6 in 20-cv-06131, # 19 Fullilove v Beame 48 NY2d 376 1979, # 20 Fullilove v Carey 48 NY2d 826 1979, # ong>21ong> ong>Preong>sidential Executive Order 11246, # 22 Percy Program-Alternative Employment Practice) (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/23/20ong>21ong>) 03/23/20ong>21ong> 7 (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/23/20ong>21ong>) 03/25/20ong>21ong> 8 Gabor Adler added. (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/25/20ong>21ong>) 03/25/20ong>21ong> 9 George Adler, Kwame Amoafo-danquah, Agnes Arnestein, Anthony Bacchi, Matthew Barbara, Paul Barbara, Aaron Becher, Pola Becher, Hershel Bedansky, Howard Belford, Scott Bialick, Robert Bleier, David Bloom, Paula Bokow, Joel Brach, Natan Brach, Barry Braunstein, Murray Bresky, Steven Brown, Philip Buchsbaum, Richard Bursek, Richard Busell, Colin Hart, Ira Cammeyer, Alan Chopp, Joshua Chopp and David Cohen added. (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/25/20ong>21ong>) 03/25/20ong>21ong> 10 David Crytryn, David Dachs, Solomon Eidlisz, Neil Einhorn, Scott Einiger, Abraham Eisenberger, Sam Eisen, Steve Eisman, Ignatius Elefant, Philipson Family Trust, Martin Farbeblum, Benjamin Farbenblum and Ed Farbenblum added. (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/25/20ong>21ong>) 03/25/20ong>21ong> 11 Edward Farbenblum, Martin Farbenblum, Michael Farbenblum, Esther Farkovits, Jordan Fensterman, Lori Fensterman, Robert Fensterman, Staci Fensterman, Samuel Ferrara, Mayer Fischl, Benjamin Fishong>ofong>f, Patrick Formato, John Francher, David Freid, Moshe Freilich, Andrew Freundlich, Sigmund Freundlich, Leo Friedman, David Gast, Louis Gellis, William Gillick, Rivkey Goldberger, Leon Goldenberg, Jeffrey Goldstein, Anne Gottlieb, Miklows Gottlieb, Niklos Gottlieb, Solomon Green, Joel Greenberg, Eric Greenberger, Eli Greenspan, Steven Greenstein, Avrumi Grossman, Marton Guttman, Valarie Henry, Johanon Hirsch, Leopold Hirsch, Libe Hirsch, Ruth Hirsch, David Hong>ofong>fman, Pinchos Hong>ofong>fman, Pinchus Hong>ofong>fman, Steven J Eisman, Anthony J Bacchi, Jack Janklowicz, Shorefront Jewish Geriatric Center, David Jones, Judith Jones, Mendel Kaff, Eric Kalt, Yoel Karpen, Miriam Karpf, Allen Kass, Martin Kass, Martin Katz, Shelley Katz, Shelly Katz, Manny Kaufman, Yosef Kaufman, Alan Kessler, Arnold Klapper, George Klein, Larry Klein, Eleanor Kluger, Robert Kolman, Dean Korlik, William Korn, Irina Kostesky, Howard Krant, Ephram Lahasky, Benjamin Landa, David Landa, Yechiel Landa, Nathan Landau, James LaPolla, Tibor Lebovich, Morty Lahasky and David Leifer added. (Kernan, James) (Entered: 03/25/20ong>21ong>) 03/25/20ong>21ong> 12 Barry Leistner, Chana Lerner, Michael Levitan, Rich Levitan, Teddy Lichtscein, Neuman LJ Partners, Isaac Madeb, Dovi Marc Faivish, Sam Mayerovitz, Girshas Minster, Neuman MN Partners, Gavriel Mordechaev, Gabriel Mordechey, Sharyn Mukamal, Katherine Muller, Laurie Netzer, Leo Oberlander, Sander Oberlander, Milton Ostreicher, Susan Ostreicher, Irwin Peckman, Ben Philipson, Bent Philipson, Deborah Philipson, Robert Pines, Israel Pollak, Jacob Pollak, Natan Pollak, Renee Pollak, Sylvia Pollak, Theodore Pollak, Michael Pruzansky, Diana R. Koehler, Jonathan Redner, Lawrence Reichenberger, https://ecf.nyed.uscourts.gov/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?201514699944771-L_1_0-1 20/23

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