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8 Things you May not Know About Selling a Coop in Queens
Sep 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor and Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . We sell a lot of properties here in Queens, and being that we’re in New York City, a lot of ...
More About Women’s Rights in the News — the ERA
Sep 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employment defense litigation lawyer, I pay attention to civil rights issues, and lately women’s rights issues have gained attention from the media. Actress Patricia Arquette has actively wor...
Can Car Accidents Cause PTSD?
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
Author:Steven Palermo: The Suffolk Personal Injury Lawyer You hear about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that military service members experience from active duty. However, studies now show t...
Are gender identity and religious freedom at odds in America?
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Leeds Brown Law A recent ruling against the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has inspired mixed reactions. The case (EEOC v. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes, Inc., E.D. Mich....
Protecting Your Right as a Spouse in a New York Estate
Sep 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Bonnie Lawston A Spouse’s Right of Inheritance in New York Under New York law, when a married person dies, the surviving spouse has a “right of election,” a statutory right to receive eithe...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: August 2016
Aug 26, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Listing Specialist with the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . August 2016 Market Update Home sales in July dropped again for the fifth consecutive month. De...
What to do When Your Designated Driver Plan Fails
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s no question that designating a driver reduces drunken driving accidents and saves lives. Designated Driver Statistics As time goes along, more and more people have gotten on board with the ...
If I Return to Work Making Less Money, Am I Still Entitled to Workers’ Compensation Benefits?
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers So you’ve been hurt at work and you can’t perform your old job. What happens if you go back to work at a different position, ...
The Difference that Jurisdiction Could Make in a High Profile Divorce Case
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo   Different states and different countries have laws that can significantly affect the outcome of a divorce. A prime example is a high profile case reported in the New York Post . ...
Equal Pay for Women Issues
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 243 243 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Long Island City, Queens & NYC Employment Defense Attorney From an employer’s standpoint, if you are following similar pay practices to other businesses, it may seem like safet...

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Alimony for Eggs? Broolyn Divorce and Family Law Blog post by cindy
September 18, 2013 05:05 PM | 21743 views | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
If you are in the middle of a divorce, you may think you’ve heard and seen everything there is to know about dividing your assets. Well, think again! According to a New York Times  article , a New ...
BLOOD DRIVE by Kathleen
September 18, 2013 01:18 PM | 12309 views | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Sunday, Sept. 22nd 10AM - 3PM Knights of Columbus 69-60 Grand Avenue, Maspeth All eligible donors will receive a gift.  Sponsored by New York Hospital Queens - Blood Donor Center 718-670-1007     w...
STOP THE PLANE NOISE! by Kathleen
September 18, 2013 01:38 PM | 17446 views | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
We have been inundated with noise from airplane arrivals to LaGuardia over our community as a result of the flight pattern.  They are too loud, too low and flying over too frequently!  We are uniti...
Quick and Easy Access: My Social Security Account! by cindy
September 11, 2013 04:15 PM | 16694 views | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
9 MILLION .  That is the number of benefit verification letters the Social Security Administration (SSA) processed in the last year.  While they were processing, you were waiting…and waiting.  But ...
Supreme Court Ruling puts limits on employer liability in harassment cases by cindy
September 11, 2013 01:33 PM | 17264 views | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
In Vance v. Ball State University, the Supreme Court considered the definition of supervisor to determine employers’ liability for workplace harassment .  At the heart of the case was the issue of ...
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Automakers show off electrics at Paris showGlobal automakers are showing off new electric vehicles at the Paris auto show as they look forward to a world of tighter emissions standards. Volkswagen on Thursday displayed the I.D, a battery-powered ...


2016-09-29 04:43:02 -0400

A couple view properties for sale in an estate agents window in LondonBritish mortgage approvals fell to their lowest level since November 2014 last month as the housing market continued to slow after June's vote to leave the European Union, Bank of England data showed on Thursday. Mortgage approvals for house purchases numbered 60,058 in August, down from 60,925 in July. Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast 60,150 mortgage approvals for August.


2016-09-29 04:42:54 -0400

London's Metropolitan Police Commissioner, Bernard Hogan-Howe arrives at a passing-out parade at the new "Peel Centre" at the Metropolitan Police Academy in LondonBritain's most senior police officer Bernard Hogan-Howe, who oversaw policing at the 2012 Olympic Games and London's efforts to tackle extremism, will retire in 2017 after five years, the Metropolitan police said on Thursday. Hogan-Howe, who was appointed London Metropolitan Police (MPS) Commissioner in Sept. 2011, said he would step down next February to give time for Britain's Home Secretary (interior minister) and London Mayor Sadiq Khan time to select a replacement.


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