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Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Tired of the same news 24/7-Investigations, allegations, sexual harassment charges, what hat Melania is wearing, Trump always always denying everything. It really is sickening all over the news nig...
The Stormy Daniels Case Made Easy: Contract Law for Porn Stars
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro In Stormy Daniels v. Donald J. Trump, Michael Cohen, and the LLC that paid her the $130,000 in hush money, in   federal court in Los Angeles , she is asking the court to let her ou...
The Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
A New Law to Further the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in NYC Workplaces The New York City Council recently passed legislation called the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act. If Mayor Bill de Blasi...
SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 235 235 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 481 481 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...

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Woodside school to remove classroom trailers
Special ed students to relocate to LIC building
Mar 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB5 supports historic designation for reservoir
Community Board 5 voted unanimously to support adding the Ridgewood Reservoir to the National Register of Historic Places at its monthly board meeting last week. “It puts another layer of protectio...
Mar 13, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Juniper Valley Park to undergo several renovations
Spray showers, athletic fields to be improved
Mar 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit experts share insight on city streetcar projects
BQX panel features rail leaders from around the country
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition proposes changes to city’s industrial development
In an effort to build the city’s industrial sector, the Industrial Jobs Coalition has proposed a set of policies that would change manufacturing areas to foster growth. According to the IJC, which ...
Mar 08, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charter school group hosts diversity celebration
The NYC Coalition of Community Charter Schools hosted a daylong celebration of diversity at the Renaissance Charter School in Jackson Heights. Several community-based advocacy organizations were pr...
Mar 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Helen Marshall, former Queens borough president, dies at 87
Was first African-American and second woman to hold the post
Mar 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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QueensWay vs. QueensRail
Two proposals for abandoned track clash at Chamber meet
Mar 02, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents express frustration over sewer project
Reps say construction on Calamus will end in May 2018
Feb 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/20/17-2/26/17)
Monday, Feb. 20 Christian E. Nunez was arrested at Forest Avenue and Metropolitan Avenue for aggravated unlicensed operator by Officer Quintanilla. Katherine Montalvo was arrested at 55-60 Metropol...
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Queens businesses struggle to cope with minimum wage increase
After the latest minimum wage increase in New York City took effect at the beginning of the year, borough business owners are trying to find a way to pay their employees and keep their customers ha...
Feb 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vet group gets first look at Vietnam War memorial
Representatives from a veterans group got their first look at the preliminary designs for a planned memorial to the 420 Queens residents who were killed in the Vietnam War. Members of Chapter 32 of...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
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104th Precinct Police Blotter (2/13/17-2/19/17)
Monday, Feb. 13 Jorge Y. Parchment was arrested at 603 Seneca Avenue for third-degree assault by Officer Archange. Justin Roman was arrested at Fairview Avenue and Greene Avenue for unauthorized us...
Feb 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scammers pose as immigration agents in Woodside
Threaten to deport Latino man, takes his money
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State considers expanding DNA searches in crimes
Parents of slain jogger among those in support
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