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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 644 644 recommendations | email to a friend
     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 176 176 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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Evelyn Puz
Evelyn Puz passed away on Friday, March 15, 2013 at the age of 83. Beloved Wife of the late Frank. Loving Mother of the late Frank and Mother–in-Law of Sue. Cherished Grandmother of Melissa, Jeffre...
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Leonard Cestaro
Leonard Cestaro passed away on Monday, March 18, 2013 at the age of 95.Beloved Husband of Charlotte Cestaro. Loving Father of Leonard Cestaro Jr. (Sheree), Lori Ann Cestaro, Randy Cestaro (Judi) an...
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Evelyn Puz
Evelyn Puz passed away on Friday, March 15, 2013 at the age of 83. Beloved Wife of the late Frank. Loving Mother of the late Frank and Mother-in-Law of Sue. Cherished Grandmother of Melissa, Jeffre...
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Richard A. Luciano
Richard A. Luciano passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at the age of 73. Beloved Husband of Miriam Martinez. Loving Stepfather of Debra Morales and Brenda Rodriguez. Cherished Grandfather of Mi...
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Dolores Faz Browne
Dolores Faz Browne passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at the age of 66. Beloved Wife of Thomas J. Browne. Loving Mother of James Thomas Browne and Mother-in-Law of Kaoko. Dear Sister of Molly...
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John T. Zukas
John T. Zukas passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2013. Beloved Husband of Gloria Zukas. Loving Father of Jessica Lang and John Zukas and Father-in-Law of Brian. Dear Brother of Barbara Bove. Mr. Zu...
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Aurelia Arpino
Aurelia Arpino passed away on March 17th, 2013. Beloved Wife of Aniello. Devoted Mother of Arlene Moliterno, Aurelia Barraco, Michael and Arnold Arpino. Loving Grandmother of Eight. Funeral Mass at...
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Jessie Aylmer
Jessie Aylmer passed away on March 15th, 2013. Beloved Mother of Susan Lanzi and Husband Richard and Teddy Lloyd. Loving Grandmother of Mary Campione, Michael Lanzi and Wife Kristin, and Christophe...
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Vincent V. Niski
VINCENT NISKI Vincent V. Niski passed away peacefully on March 6, 2013 at Fairview Nursing Care Center in Forest Hills, NY at the age of 89. Vincent was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was Honorably...
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Jeanne Moran
Moran, Jeanne F. Jeanne Moran of Woodside, Queens died on Feb. 9, 2013 at the Bethel Health Center in Conn. She was 83. Jeanne was born on April 2, 1929 in New York City, the daughter of the late J...
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Edward J. Tormey
Edward J. Tormey passed away on February 27th, 2013 . Beloved Husband of Frances. Devoted Father of Maureen Grassi and Husband Gary, Collen McTigue and Husband Philip, Kevin Tormey and Wife Kathy a...
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Henry W. Kern
Henry W. Kern of Ridgewood, NY passed away on March 5, 2013 at the age of 85. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II. He was the beloved husband of the late Lucille. Devoted father of John, Bob...
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Linda Manfredi
Linda Manfredi passed away on Monday, March 04, 2013 at the age of 70. Beloved Wife of Michael Manfredi. Loving Mother of Melissa Petronis and Mother-in-Law of Peter. Cherished Grandmother of Micha...
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Jennie Lord
Jennie Lord passed away on Monday, March 04, 2013 at the age of 101. Beloved Wife of the late Thomas Lord. Loving Mother of Helen Vaccaro, Eleanor Pinamonti and Dorothy Daly and Mother-in-Law of Fr...
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Nada Lulic
Nada Lulic passed away on Tuesday, March 05, 2013 at the age of 80. Beloved Mother of Milanka Savanovic and the late Mila Bankovic. Cherished Grandmother of Milan, Nikola, Milosav, Stevo, Nada, Jel...
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The New York Branch of the Arab Banking Corporation is pictured August 14, 2014 at 3rd Avenue in New YorkNew York (AFP) - In a landmark decision, a New York jury on Monday found the Jordan-based multinational Arab Bank liable on 24 counts of supporting terrorism by transferring funds to Hamas.


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Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchangeBy Edward Taylor, Andreas Kröner, Christoph Steitz and John Ruwitch FRANKFURT/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - When Deutsche Boerse set off eight years ago to lure Chinese companies to Germany with fast listings and low fees, it dreamed of one day landing a giant like Alibaba . In the latest and most bizarre case, Ultrasonic, a small Chinese shoemaker listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, announced last week that Wu Qingyong, the company's chief executive, and his son had disappeared, along with $60 million from the company's bank account. On Monday, Ultrasonic said Wu had contacted the group's finance chief to say he would return to the company, along with the money.


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In this combination of 2014 file photos are Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker, left, and his Democratic challenger, Mary Burke, at campaign events in Wisconsin. (AP Photo/AP, Scott Bauer and The Journal Times, Scott Anderson)MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Democrat running for Wisconsin governor acknowledges her campaign lifted policy platforms, including some exact language, from like-minded candidates.


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