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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 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 | 41 41 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 | 45 45 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 | 72 72 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?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 80 80 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 | 126 126 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 | 136 136 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 | 230 230 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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Raffaela D’Addario
Raffaela D’Addario passed away on Monday, July 16, 2012 at the age of 89. Beloved Wife of the late Dan D’Addario. Loving Mother of Daniel D’Addario and Olivia Maloney and Mother-in-Law of Roseann a...
Jul 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
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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...
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 ...
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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, surrounded by fellow Republican lawmakers, speaks to reporters outside his office at the Illinois State Capitol Tuesday, May 31, 2016, in Springfield, Ill., as lawmakers press ahead on the last day of the spring legislative session. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois appears poised to enter a second year without a budget after lawmakers finished their legislative session without agreement on a spending plan, setting up a November electoral showdown while public schools and social service providers brace for an uncertain future.


2016-06-01 01:47:06 -0400

Philippines' president-elect Rodrigo Duterte was voted in on an anti-crime agenda, pledging to kill tens of thousands of criminalsPhilippine media groups expressed outrage Wednesday at president-elect Rodrigo Duterte's endorsement of killing corrupt journalists, warning his comments could incite more murders. Duterte, who won this month's elections in a landslide, told reporters on Tuesday that there was justification for killing journalists who took bribes or engaged in other corrupt activities. "Just because you're a journalist you are not exempted from assassination, if you're a son of a bitch," Duterte said when asked how he would address the problem of media killings in the Philippines after a reporter was shot dead in Manila last week.


2016-06-01 01:37:59 -0400

Man looks at a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks were on a weak footing on Wednesday as a slip in crude oil prices dampened investors' appetite for riskier assets, while the recently bullish dollar stalled against the euro and yen following a mixed bag of U.S. economic data. Japan's Nikkei lost more than one percent as the yen firmed. Shanghai see-sawed in and out of negative terrain, and was last up 0.1 percent, after rallying on Tuesday on expectations MSCI could add China's mainland stocks to its emerging market benchmark for the first time.


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