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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 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 | 201 201 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 | 301 301 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 | 461 461 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 | 428 428 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 | 429 429 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 | 392 392 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 | 405 405 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 | 395 395 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 | 472 472 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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Awful attack
Dear Editor, Wilfredo Arce, a 62-year old elderly Navy Veteran down on his luck, was attacked in a NYCHA building in Brooklyn. This horrendous act upon an elderly man who served our country is appa...
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
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Conflicted Cuomo
Dear Editor, I have conflicted feelings about Governor Andrew Cuomo's budget speech. As a rent-regulated tenant, I applaud his push to end vacancy decontrol and unjustified rent hikes. But he suppo...
Jan 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
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Praise for Avella
Dear Editor, Tony Avella was a state senator for eight years in northeast Queens prior to his loss in the November election. Before that, he was a councilman for an additional eight years. As a civ...
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Voting Socialist
Dear Editor, The new Marxist arrivals elected to the House of Representatives in 2018 are interpreting the elections as an endorsement of their socialist policies. They have dropped all the pretens...
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Long live plastic
Dear Editor, Governor Andrew Cuomo wants a plastic bag ban throughout New York because he believes it will help reduce greenhouse emissions. But paper bags use more resources and break before the s...
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Collusion insulation
Dear Editor, Rudy Giuliani has made it clear that President Donald Trump did not collude with Russians, although his campaign staff may have done so. In other words, he had a lot of buffers. Robert...
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Irresponsible ad
Dear Editor, Some time ago, I watched a car ad on television: on a deserted snowy road at high speed, a car circles a small fallen tree lying on the road and the driver does not stop to remove this...
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Rory wrong for DA
Dear Editor, A January 13th e-mail from Councilman Rory Lancman proclaimed, "Did you hear the great news? Because of supporters like you, we have raised over $1.1 million" for his campaign for Quee...
Jan 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 269 269 recommendations | email to a friend
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See the light
Dear Editor, In the January 10th edition, there was an article about "daylighting," which is when parking spots are removed near a corner to make better visibility for drivers. This was recently do...
Jan 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 265 265 recommendations | email to a friend
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Faded memory
Dear Editor, To clarify a few things in Mr. James Dillon’s letter (Ye Olde LIC – January 17), the parking lot to which he refers sat on the site of the old St. John's Hospital. Long Island City nee...
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Real emergency
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump has threatened to declare a national emergency to build the border wall he said Mexico would pay for. Climate change is a national emergency. Children in cages a...
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Support the Legion
Dear Editor, I'm a member of the American Legion, and I believe its' a good organization to join or support. The Queens County Committee is as old as the American Legion. It was founded in 1919 and...
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BOLD move
Dear Editor, Thanks to the support of Congresswoman Grace Meng, the BOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer’s Act, was recently signed into law. Meng has shown herself to be a strong advocate for Queens,...
Jan 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 249 249 recommendations | email to a friend
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Missing the point
Dear Editor, I am glad I gave Dispatcher William Aiello a good laugh, too bad he missed the point (“Defending Howard” – January 3). Not all residents of Howard Beach are violent bigots, just as not...
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Kim's critique
Dear Editor, I've read two articles recently about Assemblyman Ron Kim criticizing the Amazon Long Island City deal. Why? I'm a proud graduate of Queens College, and I bet you that I know more abou...
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