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The Confidentiality Clause – The Abuse That Keeps on Giving
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 25, 2017   |   confidentiality clause The First Amendment guarantees us the right to free speech, but unfortunately, it is generally legal to force employees (or anyone e...
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover?
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover? by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jul 25, 2017 When you have been injured at work, your injuries can extend beyond the obvious ones. What happens if you...
Queens Construction Site Accident Injures Workers in Long Island City
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 12, 2017 On June 26, when a scaffolding collapsed, six construction workers suffered injury at a Queens construction site accident in Long Island City....
Race Discrimination Lawsuit: Rosebud Restaurants Settled, Paying $1.9 Million
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: NYC Employment Defense Attorneys In a race discrimination lawsuit, the EEOC sued Rosebud Restaurants and parties settled for the amount of $1.9 million. The   EEOC   brought a lawsuit again...
NEW YORK FIFA — THE FREELANCE ISN’T FREE ACT
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Jul 6, 2017 |   Employment Defense Attorney ,   The Freelance Isn’t Free Act What does FIFA mean for business owners? Small business owners in New York City already are und...
NYC Carwash Law Ruled Illegal Due to Promoting Unionization
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a NY federal judge ruled that the NYC Carwash law was illegal because it promoted unionization of carwashes.   In 2015, the NYC Council passed a law to regulate car wash businesses. The Co...
What Is a Consequential Injury in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jun 29, 2017 Understanding Consequential Injuries in Workers’ Compensation Cases New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the afterm...
Deadly Truck Accident in Long Island City, Queens
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 7, 2017 On Saturday, June 24 around 6:00 a.m., a car crashed into a tractor-trailer in Long Island City, Queens. According to   CBS New York   , the dr...
Milo Yiannopoulos Sues Simon & Schuster – Bet They Wish They Had a Morals Clause, but What’s a Morals Clause?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 11, 2017   | According to the   lawsuit   he filed on Friday, July 7, 2017, Simon & Schuster refused to publish his most recent book,   Dangerous , because of allegations...
BOOK EXPO AMERICA 2017: Lots of great authors!
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena BEA’s annual encounter in New York (which by the way has missed a step last year by exhibiting in Chicago instead) started under a bad auspice on Wednesday, May ...

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Good old etiquette
Dear Editor, The Transit Museum's "Transit Etiquette Exhibit" that opened on February 7 is worth the fare. Its theme, "How I Learned To Stop Spitting And Step Aside In 25 Languages," is just as rel...
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Deport Trump
Dear Editor, Donald Trump in his executive order banned all Syrian refugees (mostly Muslim), from resettlement in the United States. Although under international law countries are not required to r...
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 recommendations | email to a friend
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Impeach Trump
Dear Editor, Do the people remember when President Richard Nixon made one very big mistake and was impeached? Nixon made one mistake in the eight months he sat in the Oval Office, while President D...
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Some closure?
Dear Editor, Now that the police have a suspect in the brutal murder of Karina Vetrano, if found guilty he should rot in prison for the rest of his life for what he did to that poor, innocent woman...
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two reactions
Dear Editor, What a difference in how two sides react to loss and adversity. In 2008 when Barack Obama won the presidency, there were people who were unhappy about it and felt he was taking the nat...
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Support USO
Dear Editor, I would like to mention an organization that is near and dear to my heart: the USO. I served in the Navy during the Vietnam era and found the USO a home away from home. The USO has bee...
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What's for dinner?
Dear Editor, Republicans think the antiquated Electoral College is still a good thing for our country because it protects smaller GOP states from being "dominated" by highly populated Democratic st...
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bag Day
Dear Editor, Plastic bags have clogged up waterways, harmed animals, and created some unnecessary litter around our city. We are using up many resources just to make them. There are other cities an...
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lying or crazy?
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump repeats the claim that but for fraudulent voting by illegal immigrants and by those “long dead” he would have won the popular vote. Clearly, the reality that Hil...
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump talk
Dear Editor, Kudos to Queens native Donald Trump for a great inaugural address and solid start in office. Trump is right, globalism is "globa-loney." We can't be the world's ATM machine and 911 eme...
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
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Not backing down
Dear Editor, Today, some of our worst fears are fast becoming reality. In his first days in office, President Donald Trump has signed orders attacking women’s rights and environmental protections, ...
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 253 253 recommendations | email to a friend
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No dealer
Dear Editor, I again voice my opposition over an application before the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA) to change the use of a business at 207-22 Northern Boulevard in Bayside so that a Volvo ...
Jan 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 302 302 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cap the Van Wyck
Dear Editor, Claims that the $400 million Kew Gardens Interchange Transformation is easing vehicular traffic and creating Briarwood subway station amenities is fallacious grandstanding. First, I wo...
Jan 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
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No surprise
Dear Editor, Is anyone surprised that Donald Trump chose Rick Perry to head the Department of Energy? The same Rick Perry who couldn't remember during a 2011 presidential debate that the Energy Dep...
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Resolve to help
Dear Editor, In 2017, most of us will make New Year's resolutions that we will find hard to keep. But maybe there are resolutions out there we should make every effort to keep. There are those in n...
Jan 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 350 350 recommendations | email to a friend
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