New York City personal injury lawyers of Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo P.C., are proud to announce its participation in “Lee National Denim Day”. All proceeds generated from the event will go into breast cancer research. The firm will host the event on October 3, 2008.

New York City, NY ( — As many of you may know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. According to the American Cancer Society: 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer at some point in their life; 1 in 33 breast cancer sufferers will die from the disease; and about 182,460 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed among women in the United States this year alone.

Each year, Lee Jeans sponsors Denim Day. In exchange for a $5 donation to breast cancer research, an employee can wear jeans to work for one day. All companies are welcomed to participate in the event.

According to, Lee National Denim Day has raised over $70 million in the fight against breast cancer since its inception. The event is backed by nearly one million supporters nationwide, annually.

About Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo, P.C.

New York Personal Injury trial law firm of Sullivan Papain Block McGrath & Cannavo, P.C. was founded more than 75 years ago and is one of the largest plaintiffs’ personal injury law firms in the State. Their senior legal staff is composed of talented and experienced trial lawyers, litigators and appellate lawyers, whose commitment to excellence has earned our clients hundreds of millions of dollars in recoveries over the years.

The New York, New Jersey and Long Island Firm is departmentalized within specialized areas of plaintiffs’ personal injury litigation such as construction site, fire, medical malpractice, motor vehicle, municipal, premises, and products liability cases. Within each department, litigation teams have been created and staffed to address issues that involve a specific area of the law.

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