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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 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 | 17 17 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 | 573 573 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 | 67 67 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 | 64 64 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 | 103 103 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 | 104 104 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 | 173 173 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 | 179 179 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...

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Candlelight Vigil - 12th Anniversary by Kathleen
August 30, 2013 11:55 AM | 4652 views | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Wednesday, September 11th @ 7:30 pm at The 9-11 Memorial Garden in Juniper Valley Park (near 78th Street).  Never Forget Those Lost on 9/11/01.  Celebrate our Country's Strength and Honor our Soldi...
Middle Village Garage Sale by Kathleen
August 30, 2013 11:49 AM | 4181 views | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept. 7th - 9am - 2pm (Rain date 9/8)  Epic multi-family sale in drive between 82nd Street & 82nd Place at Furmanville Road, Middle Village.  Jewelry, clothes & accessories, glass, books, bar stool...
Obama NLRB Appointments Overturned by 3rd Appeals Court by cindy
August 29, 2013 02:45 PM | 6646 views | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
On July 17 th the U.S. Court of Appeals in Richmond , VA became the third court to rule  that President Obama’s recess appointments of National Labor Review Board members last year was unlawful. In...
Brooklyn, NY & Long Island Divorce & Child Custody Attorney by cindy
August 29, 2013 02:41 PM | 4626 views | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hollywood version of divorce is, naturally, very dramatic. Blockbuster films like Kramer vs. Kramer, Mrs. Doubtfire and Changing Lanes present custody battles one might describe as knock-down, ...
It’s Not Easy Being a Trustee by cindy
August 29, 2013 11:43 AM | 5140 views | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Some estate plans may require extra attention and protection for special needs family members. An important option to consider is the creation of a Special Needs Trust (SNT). A SNT is a unique trus...
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FILE - In this July 4, 2014, file photo, Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper bats during a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Nationals Park in Washington. A foul-mouthed fan was ejected for heckling Harper in Atlanta, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)Umpire Tim Welke heard a foul-mouthed fan heckling Bryce Harper and decided it was time for the man to go.


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This undated handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Lisa Ann Coleman. On Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, Coleman is set for execution for the 9-year-old Davontae Williams' starvation death 10 years ago. (AP Photo/Texas Department of Criminal Justice)HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to block the execution of a Texas woman convicted of the starvation and torture death of her girlfriend's 9-year-old son a decade ago.


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Boston Red Sox center fielder Rusney Castillo, center, heads to the outfield during batting practice before the baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Castillo is expected to make his Major League debut in the game. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rusney Castillo's long journey to the major leagues is over.


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