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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 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 | 47 47 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 | 607 607 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 | 98 98 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 | 98 98 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 | 136 136 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 | 138 138 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 | 202 202 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 | 202 202 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 | 291 291 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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March 06, 2013 03:53 PM | 7355 views | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
What Does the National Restaurant Association (NRA) Think about the Proposed Minimum Wage Raise? Author: Stephen D. Hans In the State of the Union address, President Obama proposed that Congress sh...
by cindy
March 06, 2013 03:51 PM | 6517 views | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Federal Judge States that Judicial Approval Not Necessary for FLSA Settlements Author: Hans & Associates, P.C. Typically, when parties would settle their disputes over Fair Labor Standards Act (FLS...
What Role Do You Play in Exposing Vehicle Defects? by cindy
February 26, 2013 02:51 PM | 7215 views | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Our Family Serving Yours for Over 60 Years Average Americans are probably not aware of the vital role they play in automobile safety. While being a safe drive...
Ranger Conservation Corps by Kathleen
February 26, 2013 01:41 PM | 6569 views | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
An internship program for High School students interested in learning about the natural world, working outdoors, and in making new friends.  We meet after school one day a week for 2 - 2 1/2 hours....
Keeping up with Regulatory Rulings that Affect the Restaurant Industry by cindy
February 26, 2013 01:04 PM | 8250 views | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Hans & Associates, P.C. With the plethora of government regulations, restauranteurs caught up in the every day activities of running a restaurant hardly have time to stay apprised of new re...
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The Associated Press has learned that Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Washington, will be the next archbishop of Chicago.
2014-09-19 20:35:55 -0400

Firefighter Cameron Andersen, of the US Forest Service, pours water on burning embers while clearing hot spots of the King fire in the El Dorado National Forest near Georgetown, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. More than 3,500 firefighters from various agencies are battling the blaze that started Saturday and has burned more than 70,000 acres.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A massive Northern California wildfire is burning so explosively because of the prolonged drought that firefighters are finding normal amounts of retardant aren't stopping the flames. And so they are dropping record-breaking amounts — more than 203,000 gallons in one day alone.


2014-09-19 20:35:41 -0400
ATLANTA (AP) — Associated Press learns Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane will be the next Chicago archbishop.
2014-09-19 20:26:21 -0400