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The Confidentiality Clause – The Abuse That Keeps on Giving
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 25, 2017   |   confidentiality clause The First Amendment guarantees us the right to free speech, but unfortunately, it is generally legal to force employees (or anyone e...
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover?
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover? by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jul 25, 2017 When you have been injured at work, your injuries can extend beyond the obvious ones. What happens if you...
Queens Construction Site Accident Injures Workers in Long Island City
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 12, 2017 On June 26, when a scaffolding collapsed, six construction workers suffered injury at a Queens construction site accident in Long Island City....
Race Discrimination Lawsuit: Rosebud Restaurants Settled, Paying $1.9 Million
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: NYC Employment Defense Attorneys In a race discrimination lawsuit, the EEOC sued Rosebud Restaurants and parties settled for the amount of $1.9 million. The   EEOC   brought a lawsuit again...
NEW YORK FIFA — THE FREELANCE ISN’T FREE ACT
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Jul 6, 2017 |   Employment Defense Attorney ,   The Freelance Isn’t Free Act What does FIFA mean for business owners? Small business owners in New York City already are und...
NYC Carwash Law Ruled Illegal Due to Promoting Unionization
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a NY federal judge ruled that the NYC Carwash law was illegal because it promoted unionization of carwashes.   In 2015, the NYC Council passed a law to regulate car wash businesses. The Co...
What Is a Consequential Injury in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jun 29, 2017 Understanding Consequential Injuries in Workers’ Compensation Cases New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the afterm...
Deadly Truck Accident in Long Island City, Queens
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 7, 2017 On Saturday, June 24 around 6:00 a.m., a car crashed into a tractor-trailer in Long Island City, Queens. According to   CBS New York   , the dr...
Milo Yiannopoulos Sues Simon & Schuster – Bet They Wish They Had a Morals Clause, but What’s a Morals Clause?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 11, 2017   | According to the   lawsuit   he filed on Friday, July 7, 2017, Simon & Schuster refused to publish his most recent book,   Dangerous , because of allegations...
BOOK EXPO AMERICA 2017: Lots of great authors!
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena BEA’s annual encounter in New York (which by the way has missed a step last year by exhibiting in Chicago instead) started under a bad auspice on Wednesday, May ...

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Required reading
Dear Editor, Many people are reading the dystopian novel 1984 these days to see if they can find clues about where our country is headed under President Trump. But the book they should be looking a...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 380 380 recommendations | email to a friend
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President Pence
Dear Editor, Rationale thought of the Trump presidency would indicate that this is really the beginning of the Pence presidency. Bookies must have odds on Trump either being impeached or resigning ...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 322 322 recommendations | email to a friend
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Write stuff
Dear Editor, The recent statement by Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina that cursive is going to be reintroduced into public school classrooms is indeed very positive, but why were these necessary an...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
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Terminal wait
Dear Editor, The Port Authority's $32 billion ten-year capital plan is disappointing. Only $3.5 billion is provided toward construction of the new $10 billion 42nd Street bus terminal, how many mor...
Feb 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spreading fear
Dear Editor, We hear that the ICE raids on illegal aliens throughout our nation and New York City have brought needless panic to the immigrant communities in Queens. But 38 out of the 41 deportatio...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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Safer Austin
Dear Editor, Your article on how to improve the intersection of Yellowstone Boulevard and Austin Street in Forest Hills was very interesting, but I have two ideas that will accomplish the same as m...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
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Clear choice
Dear Editor, Veronique "Ronnie" Hakim is an excellent choice as interim executive director of the MTA. She is an even better one to serve as the next permanent MTA President. As current New York Ci...
Feb 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 359 359 recommendations | email to a friend
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Other reactions
Dear Editor, Edward Riecks writes that there's a difference in how Republicans and Democrats react to loss and adversity (“Two Reactions” - 2/9). He argues that when Barack Obama won the presidency...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
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Impeachable "fact"
Dear Editor, Regarding Joyce Shepard's 2/9 letter "Impeach Trump," President Richard Nixon was not impeached as the letter stated. He resigned on August 9, 1974, while facing certain impeachment fo...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 369 369 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freedom for some
Dear Editor, Is it not the height of hypocrisy that the same sources who claim Colin Kaepernick has a right not to stand for the national anthem deny conservatives the right to speak? Whether at co...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thank you
Dear Editor, I loved your story on Father Paul Wood, our pastor at St. Stan's and Transfiguration Parishes. He will be greatly missed. Father Paul helped me so much, and I cannot begin to thank him...
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
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Just the 'facts'
Dear Editor, Teachers and students are set to reap huge benefits in this Trump era of “alternative facts.” For teachers, using alt-facts in their lessons will give them freedom to say whatever they...
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Failing grade
Dear Editor, The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco, which has had 80 percent of the cases they heard in the last ten years overruled at the Supreme Court, affirmed the temporary ...
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
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Free of guilt
Dear Editor, Politics by the lowest common denominator is dangerous and stupid. President Donald Trump’s ban on seven countries is bad because a poor girl cannot come here for an operation. And som...
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 363 363 recommendations | email to a friend
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Find solutions
Dear Editor, I believe in freedom of speech, but I don't feel that someone who is in a leadership position should hold protests regarding President Donald Trump. Whether Mayor Bill de Blasio likes ...
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 339 339 recommendations | email to a friend
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