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How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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 | 561 561 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...
Recent Supreme Court Ruling on Homecare Union Dues Requirement
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Business Employment Attorney in Queens, NY Many employers are interested to know about cases that affect the power of unions. For decades, unions have challenged employers through disputes or ongoi...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 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 | 52 52 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 | 89 89 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 | 96 96 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 | 160 160 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 | 168 168 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 | 273 273 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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Big Night Out 2013! by Kathleen
February 20, 2013 01:32 PM | 5989 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 | 4331 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 | 5734 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 | 4915 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 | 6775 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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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A Florida woman charged with killing her 5-year-old son more than 20 years ago has pleaded not guilty in a New Jersey courtroom.
2014-09-16 15:56:24 -0400
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A key safety trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline has injected 10 healthy volunteers since Sept. 2, Dr. Anthony Fauci of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases told a U.S. Senate panel on Tuesday, and so far "no red flags" indicating serious adverse reactions have been found. An additional 10 volunteers will receive the vaccine in coming days. The trial is being conducted at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Results are expected by the end of this year. ...
2014-09-16 15:54:48 -0400
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nonpartisan congressional investigators say the HealthCare.gov website has significant security weaknesses that could put Americans' personal information at risk.
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