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Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...
POSTERS REQUIRED FOR BUSINESSES UNDER NY EMPLOYMENT LAWS
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...

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Snookered
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump’s tax proposals are staggeringly regressive. According to the Tax Policy Center’s analysis, the top 0.1 percent of the income distribution might receive an avera...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire the speaker
Dear Editor, It is beyond any logic or common sense that a former FALN terrorist will be leading this year's Puerto Rican day parade. Have people lost their senses? This man, a known terrorist, kil...
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Cash strapped
Dear Editor: "Queens Storms Albany" (Queens Ledger – 5/18), but when it comes to public transportation needs the borough is left empty-handed with no real firm financial commitments. Elected offici...
May 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 281 281 recommendations | email to a friend
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Staying vigilant
Dear Editor Murder was committed in Manchester. Salman Abedi, age 22, was identified as the suicide bomber who killed 22 and injured many more, most of them children and teens. ISIS has claimed res...
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Still waiting
Dear Editor, Numerous government agencies have been investigating collusion, whatever that means, between Russia and the Trump campaign for almost a year now and have turned up nothing or less than...
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Can't drive past 65
Dear Editor, The accidental death of a Long Island mom on Mother's Day and the serious injury of her teenage daughter by an out-of-control car raises disturbing questions. Why was an 80-year-old wo...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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R.I.P. Daily
Dear Editor, Bishop Thomas V. Daily, who served the Diocese of Brooklyn from 1990 to 2003, passed away at age 89. I met Bishop Daily at a convention of the New York State Knights of Columbus in 200...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 306 306 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP precedents
Dear Editor, Unlike the Democratic Party, which has had great success nominating leaders who conducted their presidency with dignity, honesty and respect, the GOP at times has selected leaders who ...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 300 300 recommendations | email to a friend
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103 years
Dear Editor, Did you know that 2017 represents the 103rd Anniversary of R line service via the Montague Street Tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn? The original construction of the tunnel by the ...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health crazies
Dear Editor, America is replete with consumers of a myriad of self-prescribed and over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, minerals, and other treatments not prescribed by a licensed physician. Only a phy...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 285 285 recommendations | email to a friend
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Honor our vets
Dear Editor, As our nation prepares to celebrate Memorial Day, we should not forget the importance of this national holiday to honor all those veterans who have and continue to fight so that we may...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
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Build the BQX
Dear Editor, Since 2005, I’ve been proud to call Astoria home. But since many of my friends live in Downtown Brooklyn, I spend most of my weekends on the G train or the B62 bus. That’s why I’m exci...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump speak
Dear Editor, The language the press uses to discuss the Trump presidency is misleading. So says NYU Journalism Professor Jay Rosen, who argues that when reporters attribute positions to the “White ...
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Number 2
Dear Editor, Wow, what an awe-inspiring ceremony at Yankee Stadium Sunday! The only thing missing in the Yankee's tribute to Derek Jeter was the stairway to heaven at the end. Sincerely, Bill Viggi...
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Insulting consulting
Dear Editor, During his run for mayor in 2013, then-public advocate Bill de Blasio blasted then-mayor Mike Bloomberg for spending too much money on consultants. He vowed to "end the consultant clas...
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