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LaGuardia Community College offers FREE Community Health Worker Certificate Program by Page3
Jul 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
LaGuardia Community College is offering a free training program for people who are interested in becoming community health workers.  To learn about the program, the college is offering an information session on July 23 . These public health professionals help bridge gaps between different populat...
75QK_images.jpg A Word On Baseball Injuries (501 Words, Really) Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Jun 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 399 399 recommendations | email to a friend
A Word On Baseball Injuries   At the risk of playing on emotions, every American should see the documentary film Restrepo , which came out three years ago. It chronicles these great American soldiers bogged down in the Korengal Valley of Afghanistan. Great men doing right by America. The only tim...
Does Your Loved One Need a Special Needs Trust? by cjleclaire
Jun 26, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 347 347 recommendations | email to a friend
If a member of your family has special needs, it is important to you that he or she has financial security.  Let’s say for example, that your 19-year-old son, Johnny, suffered serious injuries in a car accident.  That the accident resulted in traumatic brain injury and left your child as a parapl...
Hold on to your hats employers: Unemployment discrimination becomes illegal in New York City by cjleclaire
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 444 444 recommendations | email to a friend
As of, June 11, 2013, a new law went into effect that makes discriminating against job applicants because they are unemployed a violation of human rights.  Violations of this law will be punished the same way that discriminating against job applicants based on race, national origin, gender, disab...
11th Annual RELAY FOR LIFE of Middle Village by Page3
Jun 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 436 436 recommendations | email to a friend
The American Cancer Society's RELAY FOR LIFE is a unique celebration of life in honor and in memory of those whose lives have been touched by cancer.  Relay for Life involves teams of people who take turns walking or running around a track all night long.  A festive atmosphere prevails as team me...
Is your sexual harassment policy effective? by cjleclaire
Jun 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 398 398 recommendations | email to a friend
In our politically correct and litigious world, employers need to establish strong and specific policies regarding sexual harassment.  Not only is this behavior against the law but if a sexual harassment case is proved it can affect your reputation, finances, and even the future of your company. ...
NY Estate Probate Attorney talks about Breach of Fiduciary Duty by cjleclaire
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 410 410 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are an executor of an estate or an administrator of a trust, you are considered a fiduciary.  In either position you are required by law to ethically fulfill your fiduciary duties which are: Impartiality—not favoring one party over the other. Undivided loyalty—not conflicting your own inte...
52PA_JOhn_Rafferty_pic.jpg Business Owners Beware - Part 2 by Page3
Jun 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1448 1448 recommendations | email to a friend
Are you protecting your business? A column by John Rafferty – WATCH GUARD 24/7 Employee testing & more… Each year millions of businesses fail; 50% of small businesses fail in the first year and 95% of small businesses fail in the first five years.  Many of them do not succeed due to theft.  Yes, ...
IFFL_JOhn_Rafferty_pic.jpg Business Owners Beware by Page3
Jun 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 368 368 recommendations | email to a friend
Are you protecting your business? A column by John Rafferty – WATCH GUARD 24/7 It might be your employees... Each year millions of businesses fail; 50% of small businesses fail in the first year and 95% of small businesses fail in the first five years.  Many of them do not succeed due to theft.  ...
NY Personal Injury Lawyers: The Importance of Treating Clients like Family by cjleclaire
May 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 253 253 recommendations | email to a friend
Our Family Serving Yours for Over 60 Years When you suffer a serious injury, there is nothing more comforting than having caring family members at your side. Their support is part of the recovery process that helps put your life together again. At Sackstein, Sackstein & Lee, LLP, our attorneys un...