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What About Your Rights as an Employer to Monitor an Employee’s Social Media Accounts?
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
While in some states employers are able to establish company policies that limit what employees can post about employers, New York’s laws protect the employee’s privacy rights. First of all, New Yo...
Is It Legal to Monitor Your Employees’ Phone Calls?
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employer, you may wonder where to draw the lines as far as monitoring employees’ phone calls at work. Certainly for quality control purposes, it makes sense to monitor calls with customers or...
What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as ...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...

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Marie G. Cardinale
Marie G. Cardinale passed away on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the age of 77. Beloved Wife of Thomas Cardinale. Loving Mother of Gerard Cardinale and Lisa Petovello. Cherished Grandmother of Kelly, To...
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Charles J. Maline
Charles J. Maline passed away on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Linda Maline. Loving Father of John Maline, Karen (Jeff) West, James (Lisa) Maline, Linda (Jeff) Munoz a...
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Salud de joya
Salud de joya passed away on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of Cecilio Mayor de Joya. Loving Mother of Jonathan de Joya, Jocelyn Lewis and Jennifer Fosty and Mother-in-Law of...
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Ida Scuderi
Ida Scuderi passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at the age of 95. Beloved Sister of the late Maria S. Caruso, Sam Scuderi, Louie Scuderi and Mike Scuderi. Cherished Aunt & Great-Aunt of numerou...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
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William F. Staib
William F. Staib passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the age of 87. Beloved Husband of the late Eleanor Staib. Loving Father of Maureen Carballo, Barbara Incatasciato, William Staib, Daniel ...
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John F. Ruppel
John F. Ruppel passed away on Monday, March 23, 2015 at the age of 90. Beloved Husband of the late Anna Ruppel. Loving Father, Father-in-Law, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather of 7 Great-Grandchild...
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Sheila Ciecierski
Sheila Ciecierski passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at the age of 93. Loving Mother of the late Sheila V. Wieber and Diane Campbell. Cherished Grandmother of Debra Calvi, Richard Wieber and Li...
Mar 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Richard J. Slaninka
Richard J. Slaninka passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at the age of 71. Beloved Husband of Marilyn Slaninka. Mr. Slaninka was a retired NYPD Police Officer and Unites States Veteran who serv...
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Jean Pizzardi
Jean Pizzardi of Pinellas Park, Florida, formerly of Maspeth, New York on March 3, 2015, 93 years of age. Devoted wife of Joe. Loving Mother of Diane ( Rich), Joanne (Nick) and Barbara (John). Cher...
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Thomas M. Konopa
Thomas M. Konopa passed away Monday, March 02, 2015 at the age of 74 years. Beloved Father of Thomas M. and Cindy Ann. Dear Brother of Kenneth. Mr. Konopa was a United States Army Veteran. Funeral ...
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Livia H. Dellarosa
Livia H. Dellarosa passed away on Wednesday, March 04, 2015 at the age of 80. Beloved Wife of the late Frank A. Dellarosa. Loving Mother of Donna M. LaRussa and Frank J. Dellarosa and Mother-in-Law...
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Ana F. Uribe
Ana F. Uribe passed away on Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at the age of 105. Beloved Wife of the late Eloy Uribe. Loving Mother of Esperanza Tobio and the late Elsa Slovak. Private Cremation was held on ...
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Anna Tropiano
Anna Tropiano passed away on Sunday, March 08, 2015 at the age of 89. Beloved Wife of the late Anthony J. Tropiano. Loving Mother of Daniel Tropiano, Connie Veneziano, Chris Tropiano and Joseph Tro...
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Alice G. Kustka
Alice G. Kustka passed away on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at the age of 89. Beloved Wife of the late George Kustka. Loving Mother of George Kustka (Chris), Bill Kustka(Sharon) and John Kustka. Cheri...
Mar 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pauline Pelzar
Pauline Pelzar passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015 at the age of 85. Beloved Wife of William Pelzar. Loving Mother of Karen Baisamo. Cherished Grandmother of Joshua. Dear Sister of Henry Walle...
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Beckham explores her roots, Banana Republic turns to FranceNEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press is all over New York Fashion Week, from the runway designs to the celebrity-filled front rows. Here are some recent highlights:


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Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, pictured on February 9, 2016 in Ankara, told German Chancellor Angela Merkel Turkey "will not permit the PYD to carry out aggressive acts"Ankara (AFP) - Turkey will continue to strike back at Kurdish fighters of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) in Syria, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday, despite growing pressure on Ankara to stop the shelling.


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People are bundled up as they walk in cold weather, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016, in the Queens borough of New York. Bitter temperatures and biting winds had much of the northeastern United States bundling up this weekend. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)NEW YORK (AP) — For much of the northeast United States, Valentine's Day was the coldest on record, with people bundling up for the not-so-warm embrace of teeth-chattering temperatures.


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