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Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
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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?
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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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Our Blog—A Place to Learn More about Our Practice Employment Law | Personal Injury | Medical Malpractice | Construction Site Accidents | Premises Liability | Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse | Motor ...
EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
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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
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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
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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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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...
What it was Like to Buy a Home, after Selling Over 150...
Mar 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 287 287 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . My wife & I recently closed on the our very first home and boy was it an experience, especially considerin...
How Does a Prior Injury Affect Your Eligibility for Workers' Compensation Benefits?
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
In New York, when you have been injured on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state's workers' compensation system. In fact, the workers' compensation system is generally your sol...

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Elaine Foley
Elaine Foley passed away on Friday, August 24, 2012 at the age of 74. Loving Mother of Anna Trinchillo, John Rose, Theresa Rose, Michael Rose and the late Kevin Rose. Cherished Grandmother of 9 Gra...
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Lillian A. Monarch
Lillian A. Monarch of Glendale passed away on August 25, 2012 at the age of 85. She was the beloved wife of the late Roy Monarch Jr. Devoted mother of the late Roy Monarch III, Marcia Monarch-King,...
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Helen Cipolla
Helen Cipolla passed away on Monday, August 13, 2012 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph “Jazzy” Cipolla. Loving Mother of Anthony Cipolla and Joseph Cipolla, Jr. and Mother-in-Law of...
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Thomas Patrick Dowd
Thomas Patrick Dowd passed away on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at the age of 51. Beloved Son of Florence Mabel Dowd and the late John K. Dowd. Loving Brother of Michael Dowd, Daniel Dowd, and the la...
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Karen A. Kazlowski
Karen A. Kazlowski passed away on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at the age of 57. Beloved Mother of Laurie Schnaue and Jennifer Schnaue. Cherished Grandmother of Joshua Castellano. Loving Daughter of ...
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Angelina Peduzzi
Angelina Peduzzi passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012 at the age of 79. Beloved Wife of the late Francis J. Peduzzi. Loving Mother of Francis T. Peduzzi and Joseph G. Peduzzi. Mass of Christian B...
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Catherine Olszewski
Catherine Olszewski passed away on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at the age of 80. Beloved Wife of the late Benny Olszewski. Loving Mother of Madeline Egan and Michael Olszewski and Mother-in-Law of Pau...
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Benjamin Vertuccio
Benjamin Vertuccio passed away on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at the age of 82. He was the beloved Husband of Jeanette. Loving Father of Vincent, Michael, Benjamin Jr. and the late Joseph M. Cherishe...
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Rudolf Heilmann
Rudolf Heilmann of Maspeth passed away on August 4, 2012 at the age of 78. A native of Germany. He was the beloved husband of Anna. Devoted father of Guenter Heilmann, Sonja Delgado. Devoted father...
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John C. Wilkanowski
John C. Wilkanowski passed away August 16th, 2012 at the age of 90 years. Beloved Husband of Rose. Devoted Father of Rosemary and Barbara Wilkanowski. Loving Brother of Emily Langhan. Dear Brother-...
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Marc S. Rivera
Marc S. Rivera passed away on Friday, August 10, 2012 at the age of 60. Beloved Husband of Kim E. Corbett-Rivera. Loving Father of Monica. Cherished Grandfather of Markim and Carver. Dear Brother o...
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Kaitlin Rayne Wittreich
Kaitlin Rayne Wittreich passed away on Tuesday, August 07, 2012 at the age of 11. Beloved Daughter of James and Frances Wittreich. Loving Sister of Felicia and John. Cherished Granddaughter of John...
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Luis A. Quijano
Luis A. Quijano passed away on Sunday, August 05, 2012 at the age of 60. Beloved Son of Jacinto and Petronila Quijano. Loving Brother of Manuel Quijano (Clara), Nery Acosta (Domingo), Lucy Montes (...
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Peter Consalazio
Peter Consalazio passed away on Monday, August 06, 2012 at the age of 97. Beloved Husband of the late Lucy. Loving Father of Anthony Consalazio and the late Michelina Miller and Father-in-Law of Ba...
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Arnold F. Wicks
Arnold F. Wicks passed away on Sunday, August 05, 2012 at the age of 73. Beloved Husband of Ann Lorraine Wicks. Loving Father of Robert Wicks (Gina), Dawn and David Wicks (Lisa). Cherished Grandfat...
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FILE - In this July 2, 2005, file photo, Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip (left) and Neil Young perform during the finale of the Canadian Live 8 concert in Barrie, Ont. The Tragically Hip announced Tuesday, May 24, 2016, that Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. (Aaron Harris/The Canadian Press via AP, File)TORONTO (AP) — The Tragically Hip says lead singer Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.


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In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, hard-line Iranian cleric Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati speaks during inaugural meeting of the Assembly of Experts in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Jannati was chosen on Tuesday as speaker of the Assembly of Experts, a clerical body that is mainly tasked with selecting the country's supreme leader. The official IRNA news agency said 89-year-old Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati won 51 votes in the 88-seat Assembly and would serve as speaker for the next two years. (Iranian Presidency Office via AP)TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A hard-line Iranian cleric who has been in the country's power structure since its 1979 Islamic Revolution was chosen on Tuesday to lead the Assembly of Experts, a clerical body that picks the country's next supreme leader.


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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech at the National Convention Center in Hanoi, VietnamBy Matt Spetalnick and Martin Petty HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms on Tuesday after critics of the communist-run government were prevented from meeting him in Hanoi, a discordant note on a trip otherwise steeped in words of amity between the former foes. Tens of thousands turned out to welcome Obama on the second leg of his visit, to Ho Chi Minh City, which was called Saigon until North Vietnamese tanks rolled into the city in April 1975 to bring U.S.-backed South Vietnam under communist rule. Many in the crowd that lined the streets chanted "Obama, Obama" as his motorcade arrived to visit the century-old Jade Emperor Pagoda.


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