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How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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 | 565 565 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 | 60 60 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 | 55 55 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 | 93 93 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 | 98 98 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 | 164 164 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 | 171 171 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 | 276 276 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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Divorce Attorney in Brooklyn talks about couples fighting over Custody of their Precious Pets by cindy
July 19, 2013 09:04 AM | 27246 views | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Many divorcing couples fight like cats and dogs, but more and more divorcing couples are fighting over cats and dogs. Last year, one New Yorker spent $60,000 battling for custody of his dog, and he...
7F3H_flyer_for_national_night_out.pdf National Night Out Against Crime! by Kathleen
July 17, 2013 11:19 AM | 15824 views | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
The 104th Precinct Community Council is happy to present NATIONAL NIGHT OUT AGAINST CRIME ! Join us on August 6th from 5:30 - 8:30 at Joseph Mafera Park (Farmers Oval) 65th Place and Catalpa Avenue...
Parent Committee of Pack 996 Fund Raiser - FLEA MARKET by Kathleen
July 15, 2013 11:58 AM | 7422 views | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Dates: Saturday, August 3rd & Sunday, August 4th   Time: 10am til 5:30 pm Cost: $25.00 per person per spot (10 x 10) Place: St. Francis School Yard, 410 Humbold Street (between Skillman Ave & Conse...
Sex discrimination can haunt you long after the fact by cindy
July 11, 2013 06:06 PM | 11979 views | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Julie Hermann, who was recently hired by Rutgers University to forge a new path for their athletics program has become the center of a storm which could turn out to be yet another Rutgers controver...
The Maspeth Kiwanis Club Would Like You To Join Us For A Fun Day @ Showboat in Atlantic City. by Kathleen
July 09, 2013 02:30 PM | 10040 views | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
Sunday, July 28th - Trip to Showboat Casino in Atlantic City. * Round trip transportation * Continental Breakfast @ 8AM * Snacks & Beverages on the Bus * Video's * 50/50 Raffle & Giveaways * Casino...
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A Yemini-born US man was indicted for allegedly providing material support to the Islamic State by recruiting members for the jihadist groupWashington (AFP) - A Yemini-born US man was indicted for allegedly providing material support to the Islamic State by recruiting members for the jihadist group.


2014-09-17 01:32:29 -0400

In this Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 photo, Michael Eisenberg, sits on the customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in “Easy Rider” at the Profiles in History auction house in Calabasas, Calif. Eisenberg, a California businessman who once co-owned a Los Angeles motorcycle-themed restaurant with Fonda and “Easy Rider” co-star Dennis Hopper, owns the motorcycle that has come to symbolize the counterculture of the 1960s. The auction house Profiles in History tells The Associated Press it estimates the Harley-Davidson will bring between $1 million and $1.2 million at its Oct. 18, 2014 sale. AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)NEW YORK (AP) — The Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in "Easy Rider" is coming to auction.


2014-09-17 01:30:25 -0400

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, appear before the Senate Armed Services Committee, the first in a series of high-profile Capitol Hill hearings that will measure the president's ability to rally congressional support for President Barack Obama's strategy to combat Islamic State extremists in Iraq and Syria, in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. Obama last week outlined his military plan to destroy the extremists, authorizing U.S. airstrikes inside Syria, stepping up attacks in Iraq and deploying additional American troops, with more than 1,000 now advising and assisting Iraqi security forces to counter the terrorism threat. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)PARIS (AP) — About half of Iraq's army is incapable of partnering effectively with the U.S. to roll back the Islamic State group's territorial gains in western and northern Iraq, and the other half needs to be partially rebuilt with U.S. training and additional equipment, the top U.S. military officer said Wednesday.


2014-09-17 01:30:23 -0400