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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 636 636 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 228 228 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 314 314 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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Recruitment Fair by Kathleen
February 19, 2013 11:19 AM | 4374 views | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
For over 30 years Nontraditional Employment for Women (NEW) has been preparing women for skilled careers in the construction industry.  Today NEW graduates are working of create a better New York.,...
Irish Celebration @ Maspeth Town Hall Community Center by Kathleen
February 15, 2013 03:56 PM | 5797 views | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Maspeth Town Hall Community Center is sponsoring an Irish Celebration on Sunday, March 10th from 3PM-7PM at St. Adalbert's Parish Hall - 84th Street off Grand Avenue in Elmhurst. Tickets are $30 fo...
by cindy
February 14, 2013 01:30 PM | 4988 views | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Document Abuse vs. Hiring Illegal Aliens Author: Hans & Associates, P.C. According to a New York Times article   quoting the Pew Hispanic Center, about 20 percent of the nearly 2.6 million chefs, h...
Annual Volunteer Celebration by Kathleen
February 05, 2013 10:48 AM | 6839 views | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Please join us under the Big Top for our Annual Volunteer Celebration in appreciation for your support and dedication to Forest and Highland Parks in 2012. Friday, march 8, 2013 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM...
IP0H_2335dn_MFP_20130201_134656521.pdf A Great Networking Opportunity! by Kathleen
February 04, 2013 11:03 AM | 6955 views | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Join us for a Joint Meeting of the HBA and The Queens Chamber of Commerce on Friday, March 1st @ The Bulova Center - 75-20 Astoria Blvd, Suite 140, Jackson Heights, NY.  Doors open at 8:15 - Meetin...
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The Siemens logo is seen during the IFA Electronics show in BerlinBy Ludwig Burger FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Industrial conglomerate Siemens AG said on Monday it would buy U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc for $7.6 billion in a move that would significantly boost the German company's oil and gas business in North America. Germany's Siemens said its $83 per-share bid was unanimously supported by Dresser-Rand's board of directors. That compares with a Friday closing price of $79.91, which was up 27 percent over the past three months on takeover speculation. ...


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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co., which faces a slowdown in emerging market smartphone sales, will release its long-delayed Tizen-powered handset in India before the end of this year, a report said Monday.
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Commuters with their smartphones crowd inside a subway train during a rush hour in Beijing, China Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. Asian shares were mostly lower Monday as investors awaited the release of a preliminary manufacturing survey from China this week that might show renewed weakness in the world's second-largest economy. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets fell Monday ahead of a preliminary manufacturing survey from China that might show renewed weakness in the world's second-largest economy.


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