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Comments on high legal fees / day of reflection /  Last day of contract sale  

January 12, 2024


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    The Standard Form Agreements have been updated for 2024; over 10 changes, some significant.  Check with our Contract Administrator, Eileen Wagda, at 516 747 6700 ext 312 to see if your forms need updating.  Keep in mind that updates are free for 6 months and half price for 12 months from your original order date. Requests for updates will be processed after the new orders are processed.  The sale ends January 12, 2024; the sooner you order the sooner you will get the contracts.  Please do not call requesting priority unless you are a Concierge Client or have paid for expedited service.

How to order: order at - ordering is easy - order on-line during the sale and save thousands of dollars.  Need help ordering?  Call our Contract Administrator Eileen Wagda at 516 747 6700 x 312 for assistance. Concierge Clients can call our Concierge Program Coordinator Stacy Spector, Esq for assistance at 516 747 6700 x 304. Concierge Clients receive an additional 10% off the sale price.  You can join the Concierge Program before ordering to receive the discount and you should take advantage of this program.
    Contract sale  runs through January 12, 2024. This will definitely be the best deal of 2024. When you place the order the full price will come up. We will apply the discount manually when we process the order.  Contracts will be delivered by email only. Just order what you need - we will check and apply the proper discounts.

Here's the deal:
    Buy 1 All in One Residential, Commercial or Fire All in One and get $100 off and $50 off Disclaimer Notice  save $150
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    Commercial Mobile Surveillance Lease $1000.  Save $250
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    Digital Sign And Display Sales, Hosting And Service  $437.50  save 50% $437.50
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    Nationwide DIY with monitoring.  $3500.00    save $1000.00**
    Nationwide PERS with or without GPS tracking. $3500.00 Save $1000.00**

  All other contracts not listed above will be discounted 20% during the sale.  Concierge Clients will receive an additional 10%.  save thousands

* Your order must be placed on line at and received by our office no later than January 12, 2024 by midnight EST.  Orders must contain valid credit card payment and be processed; you will receive confirmation.  Fill out the order form; the full prices will show and we will apply the discount before processing the order.  Orders arriving after sale ends will be processed at regular published rates.  Orders will be processed in order received.  For Rush orders, delivered by email within 48 hours, add 15% - call Eileen to process.
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** Does not include consultation or modification
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Free updates within 6 months of purchase***      
Half price within 6 months to 1 year***  
*** applies to original purchase only

Comments on high legal fees from article on December 20, 2023
          Thank you for all you do without fees for all of us, like your daily newsletter and posts.
          Cases like this bring back a case against me in the late 70's, a sprinkler system installed by others in the 1920's needed to be repaired and tested.  We got the contract, did the repairs, tested with FDNY, it passed, and we started monthly inspections of the system as per NYC Code.  A couple years later the business had two small fires in one week, obvious arson by a disgruntled employee, in both cases one sprinkler fused and put out each fire.  A few months later I was sued by Fireman's Fund Insurance for water damage to reclaim what they paid out ($3k), the case was dismissed based on my answer and the attorney was told by the judge "if you bring a case like this to my court again I'll hold you in contempt".
          At the time I was able to answered the summons and appear without an attorney, however, had the case not been dismissed an attorney would have been needed.
          Regarding why legal fees are so damn high.
          Judges used to be working lawyers. They twist themselves into mental knots so silly lawsuits can go on endlessly and other lawyers can send those 4 page bills that break up their “work” into six minute segments. It’s called professional courtesy.
          You’re welcome.
Daniel J. Boyd, President
Boyd & Associates
          Hardly; most judges forget they were lawyers.  There’s lots of reasons judges invite continued litigation, feeling sorry for lawyers isn’t one of them.
Comments on day of reflection from article on December 25, 2023
          Thank you for all your sincere advice and guidance this past year. As my attorney, I consider you the best in the business, as a friend you’re oyal and always there……..Best to you and your family.
          Great Post with a Wonderful reminder of what I already do. Great employees are the face of our companies. 
          Wishing you and your family a Happy and Healthy Holiday!
          Well, said.   Good on you.
          Thank you for all you do for the alarm industry. You are the Best! Really.
          It is so nice to read your acknowledgement of the contributions all of us in our industry make in dedicating so much to the safety and well-being of others,
It will be comforting for you to know that many of us pay tribute to our employees 24x7x365 without having to wait for a special holiday.  As examples, in addition to the standard holidays, we give everyone the day off on their birthday; we pay their full salaries if they are injured until their disability checks start arriving; we pay for their training; and we acknowledge their contributions publicly and in writing, because this is the right things to do.
          It is conducting business by the "Golden Rule".
          Though I've never met you in person, I feel like I know you from reading your Alarm Dealer communications for the past 40 years. Today's reading was a bit of a departure as it reflects more of your non-lawyer "one-of-us" persona, and therefore attracted my eye as my wife scanned thru the letter and read it to me. I thought to myself, "you know what, maybe I should be listening to this guy after all." He gets it, and really makes sense.
          Thank you Ken, I promise to be a better reader and listener in the future, and maybe even make a contribution to your library after 52 years in the business. After 10 years in Aerospace on the Appollo program, I would never have dreamed that I would be doing this for the next 52 years of my career. Just goes to show you, "never look a gift horse"........, 
          Best to you and yours
Best Regards, 
Gene G
          Wishing you a new year of good health and prosperity.
          Thanks; it really isn’t all about the money ….

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Ken Kirschenbaum,Esq
Kirschenbaum & Kirschenbaum PC
Attorneys at Law
200 Garden City Plaza
Garden City, NY 11530
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