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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 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 | 161 161 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 | 268 268 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 | 430 430 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 | 398 398 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 | 397 397 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 | 363 363 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 | 376 376 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 | 145 145 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 | 444 444 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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Missile showdown
Dear Editor, Vladimir Putin's threat to deploy his own nuclear missiles should the U.S. add additional nuclear in Europe is certainly a very serious threat, one that our country nor the rest of the...
Feb 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
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Preservation row
Dear Editor, I read the recent column by Michael Perlman about preserving the rowhouses in Forest Hills, why doesn't the Central Queens Historical Association stop the destruction of the beautiful ...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jobs stolen
Dear Editor, It's heartbreaking that a handful of upper-middle-class pseudo-socialists were able to steal hundreds of good jobs from the working-class people of Queensbridge Houses and the rest of ...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
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LIC transit
Dear Editor, Regarding the recent editorial "Regardless of Amazon, invest in LIC infrastructure," it should include improved transportation access. Record construction in Long Island City has not b...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
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No hope in dope
Dear Editor, Much thanks for publishing my letter "Is Cuomo High" in the February 5th issue. Interestingly, I grew up in the era of the hippies when cannabis, LSD, et al., were the sacred drugs, bu...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 recommendations | email to a friend
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Praise for DiMarzio
Dear Editor, I would like to thank Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio for all he has tried to do during the ongoing clergy sex abuse crisis. Bishop DiMarzio has sought to create a program of reconciliation u...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
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Another shooting
Dear Editor, The latest shooting in Aurora, Illinois, that killed five and injured five others is yet another reason to significantly limit the abilities of people to purchase guns in this country....
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Taxing issue
Dear Editor, Dispatcher Ed Konecnik recently called Democrats as Marxists and Leninists, and claims they want wealth distribution. More like wealth redistribution from the thieving CEO's and corpor...
Feb 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
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BQX dreams
Dear Editor, It is wishful thinking that the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) would pay for up to 50 percent of the $2.8 billion cost of the BQX. Mayor Bill de Blasio, Borough President Melinda...
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
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#NonprofitsToo
Dear Editor, The organization I lead, a nonprofit consulting firm called Community Resource Exchange, serves upwards of 500 nonprofits annually. In the past year, we have seen an uptick in requests...
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lacking intelligence
Dear Editor, The intelligence leaders of our nation testified as to their joint opinion of the threats confronting the nation. Their testimony was in stark contrast to that stated by President Dona...
Feb 13, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 191 191 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goldwater standard
Dear Editor, The modern-day conservative movement's founding father, late Arizona Senator and 1964 Republican Presidential candidate Barry Goldwater, would have been disappointed in the recent Supr...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
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Is Cuomo high?
Dear Editor, Marijuana possessed and smoked in public for recreation is neither safe for driving nor for secondhand smoke exposure for non-users. Further, cannabis is not a safe drug for general pr...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 227 227 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump’s shutdown
Dear Editor, Republicans continue to blame Democrats more for the Trump shutdown. Odd, seeing as Trump promised Mexico would pay for his wall, and when Republicans controlled the House and the Sena...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boot the hacks!
Dear Editor, Governor Andrew Cuomo's minor improvements in election law are shameful. He just couldn't find the political courage to touch term limits and reduce the number of signatures needed to ...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
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