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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 | 106 106 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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Mercedes Caballero
Mercedes Caballero passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at the age of 90. She was the beloved Wife of the late Nestor Caballero. Loving Mother of Catherine M. Rodd and Mother-in-Law of Donald. Ch...
May 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chhunjey
Chhunjey passed away on Wednesday, May 09, 2012 at the age of 91. Beloved Husband of Pemba. Loving Father of Sonam Dama, Dawa Tshering and Tshering Doma. Cherished Grandfather of Tenzin Kalsang, Dh...
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Tonia Rose Speranza
Tonia Rose Speranza passed away on Thursday, May 03, 2012 at the age of 67. Beloved daughter of the late Anthony and Elizabeth (Liz). Cherished sister of James Daniel, and John Piskura. Also surviv...
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John Galjanich
John Galjanich passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at the age of 73. Beloved Husband of Wanda Galjanich. Loving Father of Albert Galjanich and John Galjanich and Father-in-Law of Michelle and Dia...
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Margarita L. Go
Margarita L. Go passed away on Monday, May 14, 2012 at the age of 77. Beloved Sister of Victoria L. Go and Angelina L. Go. Mass of Christian Burial was offered at St. Mary’s Church on Monday 16, 20...
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Marilynn K. Czerwinski
Marilynn K. Czerwinski passed away on Monday 14, 2012 at the age of 73. Beloved Wife of the late Walter C. Czerwinski. Loving Mother of Laura Czerwinski (Stuart), Marie DiStefano and Linda Czerwins...
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Papa Flaherty
Papa Flaherty May 20, 1918-May 20, 2012 Happy 94th Birthday in Heaven You are in Our hearts and thoughts everyday. We have wonderful memories we cherish. We Love you always and forever. Happy Birth...
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Elva I. Ramos
Elva I. Ramos Born: August 14, 1963 Decease: May 5, 2012 Church Secretary at House of Miracles, 641 Delafield Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10310 Her surviving family were :Ismael Sr. (Dad) & Aida Ramo...
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Margaret B. Mikoleski
Margaret B. Mikoleski passed away on Monday, April 30, 2012 at the age of 87. Beloved Wife of Walter A. Mikoleski. Loving Mother of Lawrence Mikoleski and William Mikoleski. Cherished Grandmother o...
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Rose Ann Pauciullo
Rose Ann Pauciullo passed away on Monday, April 30, 2012 at the age of 59. She was the beloved Wife of Joseph Pauciullo. Loving Mother of Andrew Pauciullo, Christine Grossfeld and Danielle Bonaccor...
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John Hamilton
IN MEMORIAM FOR JOHN HAMILTON Around The Corner
by Henson Towne Around the corner I have a friend,
In this great city that has no end,
Yet the days go by and weeks rush on,
And before I know it, a ...
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Stanley Michael Kisielewicz
Stanley Michael Kisielewicz 92, husband of the late Frances Markiewicz Kisielewicz and resident of Cape Charles, Virginia and formerly of Maspeth, New York passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2012 i...
May 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emilia Caraballo
Emilia Caraballo passed away on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at the age of 92. Beloved Wife of the late Ruben Caraballo. Loving Mother of Rubin Caraballo and Emilia Mikoleski. Cherished Grandmother of ...
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Helen J. Winowiecki
Helen J. Winowiecki passed away on Monday, April 23, 2012 at the age of 86. Beloved Wife of the late Joseph A. Winowiecki. Loving Mother of Joseph J. Winowiecki and Mother-in-Law of Mary. Cherished...
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Geraldine C. Babino
Geraldine C. Babino passed away on Monday, April 23, 2012 at the age of 78. Beloved Wife of the late Alfred. Loving Mother of Adriana Babino and Maria Babino Moeller. Cherished Grandmother of Tegan...
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Striking French labour union employees stand near a barricade to block the entrance of the depot of the SFDM company near the oil refinery of DongesBy Brian Love and Ingrid Melander PARIS (Reuters) - France's hardline CGT union sought to choke off power and fuel supplies and hamper the country's public transport network on Thursday in a showdown with a government that flatly refused to withdraw a contested labour law reform. The standoff, which raises the spectre of disruption during the France-hosted European soccer tournament that opens on June 10, was condemned both by Socialist Prime Minister Manuel Valls and the country's other big trade union, the CFDT. "There is no question of changing tack, even if adjustments are always possible," said Valls, adding that he would in no case scrap the part of the law that put the CGT on the warpath in the first place.


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Authorities stand outside Irving Plaza, near Manhattan's Union Square in New York after a shooting Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Police say several were injured in a deadly shooting inside the concert venue, where hip-hop artist T.I. was scheduled to perform. (AP Photo/Dana Schimmel)NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a fatal shooting inside a New York City concert venue where hip-hop artist T.I. was getting ready to perform (all times local):


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Cars queue near a poster that reads "Fuel Shortage" outside a closed gas station in Villeneuve d'Ascq, near Lille, northern France, Wednesday, May 25, 2016. France has started using its fuel reserves to deal with gasoline shortages caused by strikes and protests over a bill weakening worker protections. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)LE HAVRE, France (AP) — The Latest on French labor dispute (all times local):


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