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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 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 | 39 39 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 | 43 43 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 | 70 70 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 | 78 78 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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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
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 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 | 134 134 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 | 228 228 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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John Caciola
John Caciola passed away on Friday, February 03, 2012 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of Marie. Loving Father of Joan Turley, Mariane Todaro and Joseph and Father–in-Law of Robert and Joan. Cheri...
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Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich)
Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich) passed away January 28th, 2012 at the age of 103 years & 8 months. Beloved Wife of the late Michael. Beloved Mother of her late daughters and son-in-Laws Marie & George S...
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Edward Stoehrer
Edward Stoehrer Husband of the late Edith Vanderberg Stoehrer, devoted father of Kathleen and Richard, Father-in-Law to Diane. Devoted grandfather to Kenneth (husband to Mary) Colleen (wife to John...
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Dennis J. Kelly
Dennis J. Kelly passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at the age of 63. Beloved Father of Danielle Santoro and Shane Kelly. Cherished Grandfather of Isabella and Vincent. Loving Brother of Raymon...
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Angelina Vessa
Angelina Vessa passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at the of 96. Beloved Wife of the late Benjamin. Loving Mother of Ralph Vessa and Rosemarie Bamonte and Mother-in-Law of Joanne and Carmine. ...
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Luigi Viaggio
Luigi Viaggio passed away on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at the age of 62. He was the beloved Husband of Mattia Viaggio. Loving Father of Maria Antonella Viaggio-Giovanni, Daniela Viaggio and Nicol...
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Arthur G. Soldinger
Arthur G. Soldinger of Middle Village N.Y. passed away on January 29, 2012 at the age of 87. A proud World War II Veteran. He was the beloved husband of Elfriede. Devoted father of Wayne, Arlene Di...
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Vincent J. Kwasnicki
Vincent J. Kwasnicki passed away on January 27th, 2012 at the age of 61 years. Beloved Husband of Arleen. Devoted Father of Kristen and Vincent J. Jr. Dear Brother of William. Also survived by Ches...
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Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich)
Anna Sulka (nee Chehovich) passed away January 28th, 2012 at the age of 103 years & 8 months. Beloved Wife of the late Michael. Loving Mother of Barbara Bonomi and her husband Gary. Also survived b...
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Edward S. Dimidok
Edward S. Dimidok passed away January 3rd, 2012 at the age of 58 years. Beloved Brother of Ronald A. Dimidok and Wife Dawn. Dear Uncle of Ronald Dimidok. A Private Cremation was held on January 11t...
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Leocadia Revuelta
Leocadia Revuelta passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2012 at the age of 96. She was the beloved wife of the late Zoilo. Loving Mother of Martha Mayo, Jorge Fabre and the late Ernesto Revuelta. Ch...
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Theo Walter
Theo Walter passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at the age of 72. He was the beloved Husband of Josefa. Mr. Walter was a United States Army Veteran who served during the Vietnam War. Funeral ...
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Ugo Verzella
Ugo Verzella passed away on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at the age of 87. Beloved Husband of Jennie. Funeral Services were offered at Papavero Funeral Home on Monday January 23, 2012 Interment follow...
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Edward Joseph Walsh
Edward Joseph Walsh (87) of North Port Fl. passed away on Saturday January 14th, 2012. Ed and his family were former residents of Maspeth Queens. Ed was a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus...
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Theresa Yodice (nee Sangirardi)
Theresa Yodice (nee Sangirardi) passed away on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at the age of 92. Born May 26, 1919 in Brooklyn, New York. Entered Into Eternal Rest on January 10, 2012 Beloved Wife of the...
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Volkswagen's net profit slumped by 20.1% to 2.31 billion euros in the period from January to March, on a 3.4-percent decline in sales to 50.96 billion eurosVolkswagen suffered whiplash from a massive engine-rigging scandal as profits slumped in the first quarter, but the embattled German auto giant Tuesday insisted things were not as bad as they look. Volkswagen, which owns 12 brands in all, from VW to Audi, Porsche, Seat and Lamborhgini, said in a statement that it "put in a solid performance in the first three months" of 2016, despite the so-called "dieselgate" scandal. The still incalculable costs of the affair -- including regulatory fines and legal costs -- pushed VW into the red for the first time in more than 20 years last year when it booked a loss of 1.6 billion euros due to the 16 billion euros in provisions it was forced to set aside.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is urging Americans to be prepared for the coming hurricane season and warning against what he says is a growing "complacency" when it comes to dangerous weather.
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Afghan security personnel keep watch as they take part in an operation against Taliban militants at the Aliabad district of Kunduz province on May 31, 2016The Taliban killed at least 16 people Tuesday and kidnapped dozens of others after pulling them off buses in northern Afghanistan, officials said, the latest assault since the insurgents named a new leader last week. The Taliban claimed they were targeting Afghan security officials aboard the buses passing through Aliabad district in the province of Kunduz, where the insurgents briefly overran the provincial capital in a stunning military victory last year. Around 200 passengers were travelling in four buses towards Kabul when they were waylaid by Taliban gunmen, with some killed on the side of the road at point-blank range, officials said.


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