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Importance of Educating Your Managers about Religious Discrimination Laws
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans & Associates Restaurant owners must ensure their managers understand employment laws and put policies in place that protect their business against discrimination lawsuits. P...
"Before" & "After" Man
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Hurricane Sandy has nothing on people! Here's a before and after video of the tree, bush and flower slaughter in one Queens yard. Do you realize that one tree has the cooling power of 10 air condit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 157 157 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 | 162 162 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 | 726 726 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 | 213 213 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 | 210 210 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 | 243 243 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 | 232 232 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 | 291 291 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...

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Big Night Out 2013! by Kathleen
February 20, 2013 01:32 PM | 6199 views | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Big Night Out to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC.  Featuring Skeery Jones from Elvis Duran and the Z100 Morning Show !  Saturday, February 23rd   8pm - 1am  Cipriani Wall Street, 55 Wall St...
Recruitment Fair by Kathleen
February 19, 2013 11:19 AM | 4445 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 | 5876 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 | 5076 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 | 6947 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...
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SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Fifteen people were confirmed dead in a blast at an explosives decommissioning factory in northwestern Bulgaria.
2014-10-02 08:35:27 -0400

European Union Commissioner designate for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Union, Pierre Moscovici talks during a hearing at the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee, at the European Parliament in Brussels, on Thursday Oct. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)BRUSSELS (AP) — European lawmakers on Thursday grilled the 28-nation bloc's incoming economy chief, Pierre Moscovici, because many fear he cannot be trusted to properly enforce rules limiting government deficits.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US jobless aid fall to 287k; fewest people receiving benefits in 8-plus years.
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