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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Overtime Pay in New York Many employees in New York are eligible for overtime pay if they work more than 40 hours per week. Unless an employee has a job that...
Should You Hire Interns?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Laws that Govern Paid and Unpaid Interns Some businesses hire interns or take on unpaid interns. This may seem like a good idea, and the costs of paying an intern are usually less than a r...
Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 379 379 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 352 352 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 351 351 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 316 316 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 334 334 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 401 401 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...

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And Simon says?
Dear Editor, Borough President Melinda Katz isn't the only one who's not "feeling groovy" about Paul Simon's decision to charge admission for his "farewell" concert in Flushing Meadows Corona Park....
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 348 348 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liberty climber
Dear Editor, So Therese Okoumou, the moron Statue of Liberty climber, responded outside the court by raising her fist and blowing kisses to her supporters. Well, for putting EMS personnel in danger...
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 323 323 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airtrain hot air
Dear Editor, There are other obstacles to the LaGuardia Air Train besides Governor Andrew Cuomo's recently authorization to use eminent domain for the project. The LIRR will be unable to run trains...
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 348 348 recommendations | email to a friend
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Timber talk
Dear Editor, In Fresh Meadows there are many problems with our street trees, and while the Queens Forestry Division is working very hard to take care of this mammoth task, there are major problems....
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 347 347 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's the lanes
Dear Editor, It amazes me how people can think they have the credibility to give reasons on how and why a business suffers. I have read and heard comments for the last year about how the loss of pa...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 335 335 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kibosh on Pot
Dear Editor, I wish to commend Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio for his episcopal letter, “Marijuana Is Very Dangerous,” published in The Tablet earlier this month. As both a bishop and social worker, DiMa...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
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Database dolts
Dear Editor, City Council members and community activists condemned the NYPD's Criminal Group Database at a June 13th hearing. These critics endanger our safety. Cops need this data to track and ta...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 341 341 recommendations | email to a friend
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Medicare disappearing
Dear Editor, Social Security can still make full payments until 2034, and Medicare's reserve are will out by 2026. This I find quite troubling. I'm 69 years old and my wife is 65, we both collect S...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 349 349 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rockaway out
Dear Editor, Why didn't introduction of the Long Island Rail Road's "Atlantic Ticket" discount not include Rockaway residents who can access the Far Rockaway LIRR Station? Reduced fares will be ava...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alphabet soup
Dear Editor, Mayor Bill de Blasio is pushing a bill allowing New Yorkers to pick “X” as their gender on city birth certificates This is certifiably insane and gender-neutral nonsense. What's next? ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
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One-way is best
Dear Editor, The Department Of Transportation's plan to convert some Maspeth two-way streets to one way is long over due. So many streets in the neighborhood are too narrow for two-way traffic. The...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 341 341 recommendations | email to a friend
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One closing
Dear Editor, Capitol One is going to close yet another one of its branches in Fresh Meadows at the end of September. There are many senior citizens and others who depend on the Parsons Boulevard br...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
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Respect is earned
Dear Editor, I remember a little know Amendment, the first one, that gives people the freedom of speech. Mr. Robert DeNiro may have offended the delicate ears of both Mr. John Amato and Mr. Frederi...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 310 310 recommendations | email to a friend
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Double standard
Dear Editor, In the last three weeks, Roseanne Barr, Samantha Bee and Robert De Niro all uttered statements ranging from improper to racist to vulgar. Yet there was a disparate difference in the tr...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lone star
Dear Editor Mayor de Blasio showed up in Texas to visit the children separated from their parents. He did it strictly for a photo op and had nothing at all to to with solving the problem. I would h...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
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