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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use o...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
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Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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Thomas Testa
Thomas Testa of Middle Village & Las Vegas passed away on February 17, 2012 at the age of 82. He was a Proud Veteran of the United States Air Force. He was the beloved Husband of Marie. Devoted Fat...
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Adeline Ries
Adeline Ries passed away on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at the age of 93. She was the beloved wife of the late George W. Ries Sr. Loving Mother of George W. Ries Jr. and Mother-in-Law of Susan. Che...
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Anne Marie Russo
Anne Marie Russo passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2012 at the age of 59. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph Russo. Loving Mother of Louise M. Russo. Dear Sister of Dominic Sanpietro CFC, Anthony ...
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Violet Vila
Violet Vila passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at the age of 84. Beloved Wife of Anthony Vila. Loving Mother of Robert Vila and Linda Vila Passione. Cherished Grandmother of Margarita Passio...
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Vincenzo D’Angelo
Vincenzo D’Angelo passed away on Monday, February 13, 2012 at the age of 80. Beloved Husband of Santa D’Angelo. Cherished Son of Angela and the late Santo. Loving Father of Santo D’Angelo and Salva...
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Steve Danisiewicz
Steve Danisiewicz passed away on Tuesday, February 07, 2012 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Eleanor Danisiewicz. Loving Father of Susan Rubino and the late Greg and Father-in-Law of Joe. Cheri...
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Romano, Donna
Romano, Donna of Middle Village NY passed away on February 20, 2012. Beloved Aunt of John R. and Jeanne Romano and Great Aunt of Emma and Lucy. Reposing at the Leo F. Kearns Funeral Home 61-40 Wood...
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Elizabeth Miserendino
Elizabeth Miserendino passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at the age of 95. She was the beloved Wife of the late Charles Miserendino. Loving Mother of Mary Ann Sarli and Rita Gangi and Father-...
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Spiro Karamuze
Spiro Karamuze passed away on Wednesday, February 08 2012 at the age of 77. He was the beloved Husband of Lula Karamuze. Loving Father of Chris Karamuze and Phillip Karamuze and Stepfather of Georg...
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Elizabeth Miserendino
Elizabeth Miserendino passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at the age of 95. She was the beloved Wife of the late Charles Miserendino. Loving Mother of Mary Ann Sarli and Rita Gangi and Father-...
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Steve Danisiewicz
Steve Danisiewicz passed away on Tuesday, February 07, 2012 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Eleanor Danisiewicz. Loving Father of Susan Rubino and the late Greg and Father-in-Law of Joe. Cheri...
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Vicenzo D’Angelo
Vicenzo D’Angelo passed away on Monday, February 13, 2012 at the age of 80. He was the beloved Husband of Santa D’Angelo. Cherished Son of Angela and the late Santo. Loving Father of Santo D’Angelo...
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Mary Kulis
Mary Kulis passed away February 9th 2012 at the age of 96 years. Beloved Mother of Mary Rapp, Christine Kulis and Charles Kulis, Loving Grandmother of nine and Great-Grandmother of two. Funeral Mas...
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Thomas J. Michalski
Thomas J. Michalski passed away February 7th, 2012 at the age of 67 years. Beloved Father of Caroline Duarte and John. Loving Son of Thomas J. Dear Brother of Paul, Kenneth and Raymond. Aslo surviv...
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Josefina Burgos
Josefina Burgos passed away on Thursday, February 02, 2012 at the age of 94. She was the beloved Wife of the late Heriberto. Loving Mother of Lourdes LaPolla and Mother-in-Law of John. Cherished Gr...
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In this May 24, 2016, photo, a woman waves the Mexican flag while driving past the Albuquerque Convention Center after a rally by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in Albuquerque, N.M. Hispanic voters in Florida, New Mexico and California have waved Mexican flags and bashed Donald Trump piñatas to protest the Republican presidential contender’s hard line approach to immigration. Yet far from the protests, an increasingly vocal Hispanic minority is speaking out in favor of the brash billionaire. (Jett Loe/The Las Cruces Sun-News via AP) MANDATORYANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Hispanic voters in Florida, New Mexico and California have waved Mexican flags and bashed Donald Trump piñatas — clashing with police, at times — to protest the Republican presidential contender's hard line approach to immigration.


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DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - OPEC officials were more positive about oil market conditions at talks in Vienna ahead of next week's gathering of oil ministers, two sources said on Thursday, in a sign the exporter group is unlikely to change output policy on June 2. Oil has recovered to $50 a barrel from a 12-year low of $27 in January even as Iran ramps up exports, and there are signs the Saudi-led strategy of OPEC not cutting supply orchestrated two years ago is working as inventories and higher-cost production outside the group decline. OPEC's national representatives - officials representing the 13 member countries - plus officials from OPEC's Vienna secretariat - met to discuss the market.
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Khalid al-Falih, the new Saudi Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Ministry, is sworn in by Saudi King Salman in RiyadhDUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - For those seeking guidance on Saudi Arabia's thinking regarding the future of OPEC, the last few weeks' agenda of the new Saudi energy minister, Khalid al-Falih, might offer a few clues. Unlike his predecessor Ali al-Naimi, Falih may not have much time for OPEC. For oil-price hawks such as Iran, Algeria and Venezuela, fears are growing that the 56-year-old OPEC is losing its role as an output-setting cartel and turning into a talking shop.


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