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  Taxpayer Advocate Service
National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson today delivered her Fiscal Year 2008 Objectives Report to Congress which identifies the priority issues the office of the Taxpayer Advocate will address in the coming fiscal year.
Your assigned Case Advocate will listen to your point of view and will work with you to address your concerns.
The Taxpayer Advocate Service not only helps individual and business taxpayers settle disputes with the IRS, but also tries to repair the larger, systemic flaws that cause trouble for taxpayers and IRS employees alike.
www.irs.gov /advocate   (299 words)

  
  Advocating for Your Child: Getting Started
Advocates use facts and independent documentation to resolve disagreements and disputes with the school.
Advocates know the procedures that parents must follow to protect their rights and the child’s rights.
Advocates read special education laws, regulations, and cases to get answers to their questions.
www.wrightslaw.com /advoc/articles/advocacy.intro.htm   (1273 words)

  
 The Advocates Act, 1961 by Delhi Lawyer Attorney Advocate, India Lawyer Attorney Advocate, Free Legal Advice, Free ...
Advocates to be the only recognised class of persons entitled to practise law.
Advocate — An Advocate is an officer of the Court and with that privilege and responsibility must follow in its wake.
His primary allegiance is to the Court and it is no part of the professional duties of an Advocate to act merely as a mouth-piece of this client.
members.tripod.com /delhiadvocate/disclaimer/advocate_act.html   (4240 words)

  
 Judge Advocate General's Department
Under the Act of June 24, 1874, the office of Assistant Judge Advocate General was discontinued and no appointments in the corps of judge advocates were to be made until the number was reduced to four, which was to be the permanent number of the officers of that corps.
The "other duties" of the Judge Advocate General mentioned in the statute consist in the preparation of all sorts of legal papers, and in the rendering of opinions upon all questions of law arising in the administration of the War Department referred to him under the interior business regulations established by the Secretary of War.
In this connection the Judge Advocate General is in effect the law officer of the War Department, holding practically the same relation of advisory counsel to the Secretary of War as is held by the several solicitors or Assistant Attorneys General towards the chiefs of the executive department to which they are attached.
www.army.mil /cmh/books/R&H/R&H-JAG.htm   (1729 words)

  
 Public Advocate for the City of New York – The Public Advocate Office
As the presiding officer, Public Advocate Gotbaum is an ex-officio member of all committees in the Council, and in that capacity has the right to introduce and co-sponsor legislation.
In September 2002, an appointing committee consisting of the Comptroller, the Public Advocate, a representative of City Council, and a representative of the Borough Presidents selected Ronnie Lowenstein to be IBO's director for a four year term.
Public Advocate Gotbaum serves as an ex-officio member of the Board of Trustees at the Museum of the City of New York.
pubadvocate.nyc.gov /about/pa_office.html   (520 words)

  
 Case Study: Advocate Health Care
Advocate has eight hospitals with 3,500 beds and the state's largest privately held, full-service home healthcare company among its more than 200 locations.
Advocate needed a more user-friendly way for its doctors, administrators and associates to have secure, pervasive access to core decisionmaking applications, patient information, administrative data and communication tools.
Care Connection gives Advocate's healthcare providers a powerful, full-featured tool for managing the entire spectrum of patient care, from admitting to discharge, and includes electronic medical records for consolidating and coordinating all aspects of a patient's treatment.
www.sun.com /software/customers/advocate_healthcare.xml   (1921 words)

  
 Public Advocate for the City of New York – The Public Advocate Office
As the presiding officer, Public Advocate Gotbaum is an ex-officio member of all committees in the Council, and in that capacity has the right to introduce and co-sponsor legislation.
In September 2002, an appointing committee consisting of the Comptroller, the Public Advocate, a representative of City Council, and a representative of the Borough Presidents selected Ronnie Lowenstein to be IBO's director for a four year term.
Public Advocate Gotbaum serves as an ex-officio member of the Board of Trustees at the Museum of the City of New York.
www.pubadvocate.nyc.gov /about/pa_office.html   (520 words)

  
 ADVOCATE - The use of fuzzy logic for Autonomous Robots monitoring   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Soap is used in Advocate for monitoring of autonomous robots
KBCT is a dynamic user friendly tool whose main goal is the generation or refinement of the knowledge base for a Fuzzy System.
In the context of the ADVOCATE II project, these Fuzzy Systems will be devoted to provide diagnosis or recovery actions on specific problems in robotics applications.
www.advocate-2.com /intelligent_monitoring/fuzzy_logic_robots.htm   (748 words)

  
 Delaware - Division of the Public Advocate   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The fundamental mission of the DPA is to advocate the lowest reasonable rates for consumers, consistent with the maintenance of adequate utility service and consistent with an equitable distribution of rates among all classes of consumers.
Neither the PSC Staff nor the Public Advocate will be able to help Co-op members with any complaints or concerns about their service and/or billing issues.
The Public Advocate has intervened all three proceedings to determine whether or not the proposed increases are just and reasonable.
www2.state.de.us /publicadvocate/default.shtml   (1780 words)

  
 The Advocate   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Advocate circulating to a catchment area of 40,000………The Advocate for all your local news, sport and lifestyle.
ADVOCATE Editor Nathan Watson has finished runner-up in the print category of the Deborah Kirwan Media Awards.
The media awards, which recognise journalists and photographers for portraying seniors in a positive light in the community, were announced on Sunday at a gala ceremony in the Hyatt Regency's Grand Ballroom.
members.iinet.net.au /~advocate   (338 words)

  
 Advocate: The Official GLBTQ Organization at Loyola University Chicago
The organization will work to educate the Loyola community and beyond on issues pertaining to GLBTQ peoples and acts for the rights and equalities of all.
, Advocate is a resource to the University and all of its parts and strives to fulfill the call for cura personalis directed under the Ignatian charism.
ADVOCATE - Loyola University Chicago - LL CFSU #23 - · 6525 N. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60626 · (773) 508-6040 · advocate@luc.edu
www.luc.edu /orgs/advocate   (136 words)

  
 Taxpayer Advocate
Assure that tax problems that have not been resolved through normal channels are promptly and fairly handled.
Taxpayer Advocate services are not a substitute for established procedures or appeal process.
The Taxpayer Advocate cannot change a legal or technical tax determination.
www.state.vt.us /tax/advocate.shtml   (116 words)

  
 MIT Medical - Patient Advocate
However, if you prefer to discuss your concerns with a third party, our patient advocates are available to help.
MIT Medical's patient advocate program is designed to help patients resolve any issues that emerge in their interactions with MIT Medical.
The patient advocate will listen to your concerns and explore possible courses of action for resolving the issue.
web.mit.edu /medical/g-advocate.html   (260 words)

  
 Advocate   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Alzheimer’s Association - Greater Illinois invites you to become an Alzheimer’s Advocate and join us in speaking up for the needs and rights of people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families.
We are the largest group in Illinois advocating on behalf Alzheimer’s disease.
Alzheimer Advocates play an important role in improving the quality of care and quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families by working to improve dementia care and services improve access to community-based care improve quality care in residential settings and expand funding for research and public programs serving people with dementia.
www.alz.org /illinois/in_my_community_advocate.asp   (230 words)

  
 Advocate Homes :: Semi Custom & Custom Homes, Maintenance Free Villas :: 303-940-6567
Utilizing the skill of superior tradesmen, and making the customer a key component in the design/build process enables our team of experienced construction managers, sales representatives and designers to create homes that are truly distinct in the eye of even the most discriminating buyer.
When Advocate Homes first entered this industry it was a rarity to find a builder willing to make customized changes in the mid-range housing market.
Advocate Homes is now one of only a few builders that gives the buyer the option to make floor plan alterations and custom design choices to better suit their specific needs.
www.advocatehomesinc.com /history.asp   (449 words)

  
 Advocate Health Care
Advocate Health Care is an organization of physicians and health care professionals dedicated to serving the health needs of individuals, families and communities in northern Illinois.
Recognized as the leading integrated health care delivery network in the United States, Advocate is a non-for-profit organization incorporated in 1995, but actually traces its beginnings back more than 100 years.
Advocate Bethany Hospital President Dobbs-Johnson recognized at a 2007 Chicago Business Leader of Color by Chicago United
www.advocatehealth.com   (105 words)

  
 Office of the Child Advocate
Our mission is to oversee the protection and care of children and to advocate for their well-being.
Communicate privately with a child in need of services of the Child Advocate.
Office of the Child Advocate - Copyright © 2002 - 2007 State of Connecticut.
www.ct.gov /oca/site/default.asp   (140 words)

  
 Santa Clara University School of Law : The Advocate
The Advocate is the student newspaper of Santa Clara University School of Law, and is staffed entirely by SCU law students.
Since 1970, The Advocate has served the law school community by publishing feature articles about issues relevant to the community, as well as other legal stories of interest.
Submissions to The Advocate, including Letters to the Editor, are encouraged and welcomed.
www.scu.edu /law/advocate/index.html   (226 words)

  
 2theadvocate.com | Powered by The Advocate and WBRZ News 2 Louisiana — Baton Rouge, LA
Powered by The Advocate and WBRZ News 2 Louisiana — Baton Rouge, LA Baton Rouge Temperature: 67°
Advocate photographer Richard Alan Hannon observes visitors at the Vietnam Moving Wall memorial during its stop in Central.
No unauthorized use is permitted of content produced by The Advocate, WBRZ, 2theadvocate.com or any other publication or media owned by Louisiana Broadcasting LLC and Capital City Press LLC.
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 Special Education Advocacy - Wrightslaw
Indiana advocate Pat Howey talks to parents about trust, expectations, power struggles between parents and schools and how to avoid them, the parental role, and the need to understand different perspectives.
Vermont advocate Brice Palmer says, "Your job is to present your case in an organized manner that gives the decision maker enough good factual information to reach a conclusion in your favor -- this is different from advocating at IEP meetings or evaluation meetings."
To be an effective advocate, you need to learn about the child's disability, proven methods of teaching and learning, rights and responsibilities, and advocacy strategies.
www.wrightslaw.com /info/advo.index.htm   (1794 words)

  
 Michelle & Kristanna in love! | Exclusive | Advocate.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Kristanna Loken doesn't want to keep quiet about her relationship with sexy star Michelle Rodriguez.
As we sat downstairs in her Los Angeles home, upcoming Advocate cover girl Kristanna Loken—the smoldering star of Terminator 3—found an adorable way of letting us know that she’s involved with her equally sexy BloodRayne costar Michelle Rodriguez.
The Advocate wishes these two vital young stars all the best.
www.advocate.com /exclusive_detail_ektid39431.asp   (212 words)

  
 Amazon.com: The Advocate: Video: Colin Firth,Ian Holm,Donald Pleasence,Amina Annabi,Nicol Williamson,Michael ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Advocate is an intriguing medieval court drama set in the days when humans and animals were both known to contain the devil.
"The Advocate", written and directed by Leslie Megahey, is an underrated and overlooked film, masterful in its subtle insanity and brutally honest in its depiction of its characters and setting.
The Advocate (also known as The Hour of the Pig) stars Colin Firth as Richard Courtois, a Paris defense attorney who seeks a quieter life in the country.
www.amazon.com /Advocate-Colin-Firth/dp/630340717X   (2293 words)

  
 Miami-Dade County - Child Advocate
The Office of the Child Advocate advocates on children’s issues that help to make a difference improving the quality of life for the children in our community.
The Child Advocate represents Miami-Dade County on all child related issues on local and state planning bodies, interested groups and service agencies.
Employees now have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of children by becoming mentors, and all it takes is one hour of your time per week.
www.miamidade.gov /advocate   (210 words)

  
 Subscribe to Advocate - 61% off the cover price ($39.97)
If you are dissatisfied for any reason, you can cancel your subscription and we will credit you via your original payment for all issues that haven't yet been sent to you.
The Advocate has been America's indispensable gay and lesbian news source since 1967.
Be the first person to Review Advocate Magazine (and we'll link to your myspace, website or blog).
www.magsdirect.com /advocate.html   (169 words)

  
 Action Alliance for Children: Children's Advocate Newsmagazine
The Children's Advocate has won the Parents' Choice Gold Award, the Educational Press Association Distinguished Achievement Award, the American Bar Association's Gavel Award, and the CAEYC Commitment to Children Press Award.
Credit the article as being "from the July-August 2005 issue" (or whichever issue it is) "of the Children's Advocate, published by Action Alliance for Children"—and be sure to send us a copy.
Connect for Kids includes selected Children's Advocate articles in the resource section of their website.
www.4children.org /childadv.htm   (353 words)

  
 Office of the Victim Advocate   (Site not responding. Last check: )
By raising public awareness of the impact of crime and educating about typical responses to a crisis.
The Office of the Victim Advocate (OVA) was created by the Victim Advocate Law, Act 8 of the 1995 Special Legislative Session on Crime.
The purpose of the Victim Advocate is to represent the rights and interests of crime victims before the Board of Probation and Parole and the Department of Corrections.
www.pbpp.state.pa.us /ova/site/default.asp   (190 words)

  
 Advocate's Pedigree, ATA Approved Trakehner Stallion   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Most of Carjan's children possess his characteristics: the proud appearance, good size and frame, solid conformation, good gaits, best health, willingness to work and jumping talent.
Also check out the photo gallery of other Advocate Offspring.
Advocate's Stud Fee: $1400 - $250 Booking Fee Included.
www.citznet.com /~looncrek/advocate.htm   (324 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/advocate1
Advocate's Latest Blog Entry [Subscribe to this Blog]
We hope to go back into the studio with our new established sound we recently discovered with the addition of Tyler Yentes.
With the bringing out of the shotguns, the axes, the feral bears, and the gut-wrenching screams, Advocate is making a name for themselves at an early start.
www.myspace.com /advocate1   (461 words)

  
 The Award Winning GLBT News Site | Advocate.com
While listening to the former vice president discuss climate change in the backyard of a Los Angeles estate on a chilly Friday night, Advocate deputy editor Rachel Dowd suddenly realizes why the world is better off without Al Gore as president of the United States.
When Sen. Barack Obama's campaign announced that Donnie McClurkin would be among the featured singers on the presidential candidate's gospel tour in South Carolina this weekend, it inadvertently ventured into the void between African-American Christians and gays and lesbians.
Obama speaks with The Advocate about McClurkin, gay issues, and the state of his campaign.
www.advocate.com   (532 words)

  
 Ford pulls ads from gay media | News | Advocate.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Dearborn, Mich., automaker came under fire from the AFA in May for its longtime efforts to increase LGBT workplace diversity and support gay rights causes.
Ford has long been a regular advertiser within gay media, including The Advocate, and has donated significant sums to LGBT causes and nonprofit groups such as the Human Rights Campaign.
Threatened with a boycott by the Mississippi-based AFA, Ford and some of its dealers agreed to negotiate, and the AFA announced in June that it would hold off on its planned action.
www.advocate.com /news_detail_ektid23064.asp   (629 words)

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