Appeal from the Order of the Unemployment Compensation Board of Review in case of In Re: Claim of Harriet Miedama, No. B-128702.
Stanton C. Kelton, for appellant.
Charles G. Hasson, Assistant Attorney General, with him Sydney Reuben, Assistant Attorney General, and Robert P. Kane, Attorney General, for appellee.
President Judge Bowman and Judges Crumlish, Jr., and Wilkinson, Jr., sitting as a panel of three. Opinion by Judge Crumlish, Jr.
[ 27 Pa. Commw. Page 208]
Harriet Miedama (Claimant) has appealed an order of the Unemployment Compensation Board of Review affirming the referee's denial of benefits.
The referee made the following findings:
"1. Claimant was last employed by the Plaza Travel Agency as a Travel Agency Manager at $185.00 per week, from March of 1971 to October 25, 1974, at which time she had a valid separation.
"2. While in an active claim status, and on or about February 1, 1975, the claimant entered into an agreement to tender her services to the Come Travel agency.
"3. Business cards were made up in the claimant's name, indicating she was an authorized representative of Come Travel, at 2923 Hulmeville Road in Cornwells Heights, Pa. (19020).
"4. Since approximately February 1, 1975, the claimant has spent one, two, and sometimes three days a week, volunteering her services to Come Travel without remuneration, and she continues to volunteer her services without receiving remuneration as of the date of the scheduled hearing."
The Bureau of Employment Security (Bureau) granted benefits and Plaza Travel Agency appealed. The referee determined that since Claimant was performing services ...