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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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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 | 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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Ana Caballero
Ana Caballero passed away on Friday, July 20, 2012 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late Roberto Caballero. Loving Mother of Robert Caballero, George Caballero and Luis Caballero. Cherished Gr...
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Martha A. Leon
Martha A. Leon passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late Tony Leon. Loving Sister of Michael D’Elia, and the late Frank D’Elia, Vincent D’Elia, Agnes Colabuf...
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Linda Nino
Linda Nino passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at the age of 59. Loving Mother of David Nino, Jennifer Nino, Michael Nino (Yanna) and Robert Nino (Karma). Beloved Daughter of Florence Abel and ...
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Daniel G. Walker
Daniel G. Walker passed away on Monday, July 16, 2012 at the age of 84. Beloved Husband of Mary Patricia Walker. Dear Brother of Robert Walker and John Walker and the late Mary and Margaret. Also s...
Jul 24, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maria A. Zukowski
Maria A. Zukowski passed away on July 16th, 2012. Beloved Mother of Jack Troyan. Cherished Grandmother of Blair, Jake & Lucas Troyan. Funeral Mass at Holy Cross RC Church, Friday, July 20th, 9:45 A...
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Joseph W. Werkmeister
Joseph W. Werkmeister of Middle Village passed away on July 8, 2012 at the age of 77. Mr. Werkmeister was a proud Veteran of the U.S. Army. He was the beloved husband of Lucille. Devoted Father of ...
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Henry Wisniewski
Henry Wisniewski passed away on July 11, 2012 at the age of 88. He was the beloved Husband of the late Mary. Loving Father of Henry Jr., Janice Fannon, Richard, and Madeline Molica. Cherished Grand...
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Patricia Frances Fagan
Patricia Frances Fagan passed away on Friday, July 13, 2012 at the age of 75. She was the beloved Sister of Robert Fagan. Cherished Aunt. Dear Companion of Edith Giustiniani. Mass of Christian Buri...
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Amelia Krasnica
Amelia Krasnica passed away July 14th, 2012 at the age of 89 years. She is survived by Daughter-In-Law Barbara Krasnica, Grandsons Steven and David Krasnica, Nieces Barbara Ingrassia and Frances Re...
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Donna Lynn Lefferts
Donna Lynn Lefferts passed away June 20th, 2012 at the age of 63. Beloved Sister of Joyce Radman, Debra Jean Bogdan, Susan, John T. , and Keith Lefferts. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Funera...
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Beatrice M. Dunajski
Beatrice M. Dunajski passed away on Tuesday, July 03, 2012 at the age of 93. Lifelong Resident of the Maspeth community. Beloved Wife of the late John Stanley Dunajski. Loving Mother of Carolyn Wag...
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Richard John Giove
Richard John Giove passed away on Friday, June 22, 2012 at the age of 40. Beloved Husband of Sandy Giove. Devoted Son of Martin and the late Barbara Giove, and Stepson of Suzanne. Loving Stepfather...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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James T. Greeran
James T. Greeran passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at the age of 86. Beloved Husband of Mary Ann Greeran. Cherished Father of Timothy Greeran. Dear Brother of Kathleen Scott and Bernard Greera...
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Carmela Guidice
Carmela Guidice passed away on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at the age of 96. Beloved Wife of the late Michael Guidece. Loving Mother of Marie Grace, Joann Maguire and the late Carmine and Mother-in-Law ...
Jun 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jeremiah Crowley
Jeremiah Crowley passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the age of 82. Formerly of Donoughmore, County Cork, Ireland. Beloved Husband of Kathleen Browne. Loving Father of Timothy Crowley, Allen ...
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In London, Brent North Sea oil for delivery in July also briefly pushed above the $50 threshold, but closed down 15 cents to $49.59 a barrelOil prices topped $50 a barrel for the first time this year on Thursday as the global supply glut shows increased signs of easing. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for July delivery ended down eight cents from Wednesday at $49.48 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, after exceeding $50 early in the session. In London, Brent North Sea oil for delivery in July also briefly pushed above the $50 threshold, but closed down 15 cents to $49.59 a barrel.


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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2012 file photo, actor Michael Jace appears in Los Angeles. Jace's 10-year-old son testified, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, that he heard his father tell his mother that she should run to heaven before shooting her twice. The actor best known for playing a police officer on the FX series "The Shield" is charged with shooting his wife to death in their Los Angeles home on May 19, 2014 and faces 50 years to life in prison if convicted. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of Michael Jace, who played a police officer on the television series "The Shield" (all times local):


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Venus Williams of the U.S. returns the ball to compatriot Louisa Chirico during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Paris. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)PARIS (AP) — First it was Serena Williams' turn to overpower an opponent 6-2, 6-1 on Court Suzanne Lenglen.


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