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Estate planning, estate administration, probate estates and trust issues
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These times are new to all of us.   Our clients and your needs are important to us and we are here to assist you with your estate planning, estate administration, probate estates and trust issues. ...
Lost a Loved one due to Caronavirus? Free Consultation
Mar 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
Helping Our Community under these Stressful Financial Times without leaving the “Safety” of your home During these times with such financial hardship, our firm will waive all retainer fees in most ...
Do I Have to Pay My Rent During the Coronavirus Crisis?
Mar 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
I Heard That Tenants Might Not Have to Pay Rent During the Coronavirus shutdown. Is this True? Yes – Under a proposed [1] New York State Law, all residential tenants who qualify will have their ren...
COVID 19 Response Employment Impacts for New York Workers and Businesses
Mar 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
As we all know, there is only one issue in the news right now: the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), its varied impacts upon global societies, and the increasingly extraordinary measures being taken by...
When you go out of your way to screw someone, Karma will bite you hard!
Mar 29, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Karma means action, work or deed; it also refers to the spiritual principle of cause and effect where intent and actions of an individual (cause) influence the future of that individual (effect). G...
Law Office of Bonnie Lawston,P.C. Video Conference & Telephone Consultations
Mar 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 427 427 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Law Offices of Bonnie Lawston, P.C., the health and safety of our staff, colleagues and clients is our top priority. You rely on us for your personal and professional needs, and we remain re...
How Dangerous Is Texting While Driving Compared with Drunk Driving?
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 437 437 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Texting While Driving May Be More Dangerous than DWI It may come as a surprise that texting while driving is more worrisome to the majority of drivers than drunk driving. This is true despite t...
What Are Your Chances of Being in a Car Accident?
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 454 454 recommendations | email to a friend
Protecting Your Legal Rights in Car Accidents Claims You may have heard people say that everyone will be in a car accident at some point in their lives. While this statement is a generality and isn...
NEGOTIATING A CONTRACT?
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
HERE IS WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: Negotiating the terms of a contract is an integral part to any business or employment agreement as it will control the rights and obligations of each party throughout...
Effect of the #MeToo Movement on New York Employment Law
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 358 358 recommendations | email to a friend
Harvey Weinstein Convicted in NY Criminal Trial for Rape and Sexual Abuse We are reminded of the effect of the #MeToo movement on New York employment law as the jury rendered guilty verdicts for Ha...

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Define affordable
Dear Editor, It is great news that city officials and their development partners opened a 100 percent affordable housing development in Edgemere. But what exactly do they mean by "affordable." Your...
Mar 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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Can’t make it there
Dear Editor, Frank Sinatra sang "If I can make it there, I'll make it anywhere," but the three-time mayor of New York, Mike Bloomberg, definitely could not make it outside his city. Sincerely, Vict...
Mar 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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Election loss
Dear Editor, It is sad to hear former mayor Michael Bloomberg has decided to leave the presidential race. He offered good ideas and showed a great deal of concern for the American people. I worked ...
Mar 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schumer’s speech
Dear Editor, Senator Charles Schumer, while speaking at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Sunnyside, said that "President Donald Trump is not welcome in Queens." Speaking at a pro-choice rally on the...
Mar 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Profits vs. people
Dear Editor, In 1942, the government had the auto industry retool to manufacture tanks, trucks, jeeps, planes, and bombs. Entire factories were upended almost overnight, and half-finished parts wer...
Mar 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anti-cop pol Dear Editor,
NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea blamed anti-police rhetoric for the recent attempted assassination of cops in the Bronx's 41st Precinct. One source of that rhetoric is Councilman Rory Lancman of Quee...
Mar 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harvey’s slap
Dear Editor, Harvey Weinstein was not found guilty of the most serious rape charges against him, what a laugh! When a woman says no to a man's physical advances, every decent, respectful man should...
Mar 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tax hike
Dear Editor, I find it very annoying that certain takeout restaurants are not collecting the correct tax on an item and charging me more instead. Recently, a 22-cent sales tax became 25 cents on an...
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Tale of two terms
Dear Editor, President Barack Obama started his time as president with a crashing stock market, rising unemployment, and the worst recession in 80 years. President Donald Trump started his term wit...
Mar 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Glass houses
Dear Editor, Doesn't Michael Bloomberg campaign manager Kevin Sheehy, who attacked Bernie Sanders for behaving like President Donald Trump's "bro", know that he lives in a brittle glass house? As m...
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Under attack
Dear Editor, It was Ben Franklin who, upon departing the Constitutional Convention in 1787, described our government as "a republic if you can keep it." A cornerstone of our republic has always bee...
Feb 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boy bankruptcy
Dear Editor, The Boy Scouts of America filed bankruptcy this week due to sexual abuse lawsuits. This is a sad day for the Boy Scouts and those who have been abused over the decades by some very bad...
Feb 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dem socialists
Dear Editor, The ash heap of history is replete with the remains of failed socialist utopias. The great historical irony is that unlike the Russian people who fought the Bolsheviks and lost 15 mill...
Feb 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Short on time
Dear Editor, The severe wildfires that swept across Australia, the windstorms that battered Europe, and the severe cold and record warmth in the U.S. are a result of climate change and global warmi...
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Double dipping
Dear Editor, Governor Andrew Cuomo wants to reduce Medicaid's huge budget gap by shifting some of the costs to New York City, but there's a better solution. End the state's dual eligibility policy,...
Feb 21, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
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