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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 310 310 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...

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Bob's Berry
Dear Editor, Another Juniper Berry magazine this month filled with Bob Holden’s rants about Councilwoman Liz Crowley and raves about himself and his so-called accomplishments. Who gave him the righ...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temporary fix
Dear Editor, First it was removal of corner seats on subway cars to accommodate more commuters as a temporary solution to dealing with the growth in ridership. Now it is locking up foldable seats i...
Oct 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harvey & Hillary
Dear Editor, Queens has been the breeding ground for some of biggest names in entertainment, including Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel Fran Drescher, Jerry Seinfeld and Marvin Hamlish. Harvey Weinstein j...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Give blood
Dear Editor, I would like to stress the importance of donating blood. The donation of blood is a sign of social-consciousness; unless people are willing to donate blood, the health of communities s...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Promising 2018
Dear Editor, Despite losing to the Houston Astros, the Yankees are still a powerhouse team. Joe Girardi is an excellent manager, and he knows that his players tried their best to pull off a win in ...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scouts for all
Dear Editor, The Boy Scouts of America has made the decision to allow girls to join, a most historical decision. There are disagreements from the Girl Scouts, but I believe we live in a different w...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Some small facts
Dear Editor, A “liddle” history lesson for our self-proclaimed, high-IQ president, who reportedly thought Senator Bob Corker (5’7”) was too short to be Secretary of State. Fiorello LaGuardia (5’2”)...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit priorities
Dear Editor, Several transportation projects and proposals that could benefit city residents are competing against each other for city, state and federal funding. Voters are looking forward to hear...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hill's side
Dear Editor, In addition to violating her employer's rules and guidelines, ESPN's Jemele Hill started a one-woman divisive campaign that only serves to advance her personal agenda of bashing public...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stupid hike
Dear Editor, Canadian Joshua Boyle and his American wife Caitlyn Coleman and their three kids finally returned home to Toronto after spending five years in captivity in Afghanistan. Everyone is rej...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayoral disrespect
Dear Editor, There is less than a month to the mayoral election, and all New Yorkers with a sense of compassion and gratitude to those who protect us need to keep something in mind. In early July, ...
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lane mess
Dear Editor, First, the Department of Transportation took away 198 parking spaces on Queens Boulevard in Rego Park and Forest Hills, two areas where it is difficult to park to begin with. Now they ...
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stand down NFL
Dear Editor, The problem is that some people do not understand why they are respecting our flag and anthem. What does it stand for? Well to start it’s recognition that our country is the best in th...
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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The color line
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump’s claim that there was nothing about race in his harsh criticism of NFL protesters is disingenuous at best. In fact, it is part of a pattern of dog whistles to h...
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pro-Columbus
Dear Editor, I would like to applaud the NYPD for protecting and guarding the statues of Christopher Columbus from vandals. As Grand Knight of St. Anastasia Knights of Columbus Council #5911 in Dou...
Oct 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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