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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 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 | 15 15 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 | 16 16 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 | 45 45 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 | 53 53 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 | 98 98 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 | 108 108 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 | 206 206 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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Veronica Kimlingen
Veronica Kimlingen passed away on December 26th, 2012 at the age of 71 years. Beloved Mother of Karen Ulrich, William and Peter Kimlingen. Loving Grandmother of Five. Funeral Mass St. Stanislaus RC...
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Louis P. De Angelis
Louis P. De Angelis passed away on December 28th, 2012 at the age of 65 years. Beloved Father of Sammy and Michael. Dear Brother of Gerry. Cherished Grandfather of Ava Grace and Victoria Rose. Mr. ...
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Florence A. Wallitsch
Florence A. Wallitsch of Ridgewood passed away on January 4, 2013 at the age of 86. Dear Sister of Margaret Evans also survived by Nieces and Nephews. Services were offered at Hess-Miller Funeral H...
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Vincent J. Lomonte
Vincent J. Lomonte passed away on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Barbara Lomonte. Loving Father of Angelo Lomonte-Kalley and Diana Lomonte-Bergen and Father-in-Law...
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Zbigniew Maceluch
Zbigniew Maceluch passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at the age of 77. Beloved Husband of Jadwiga. Loving Father of Diane Conte and Michael Maceluch, and father-in-law of Thomas. Cherished ...
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James A. Cocorikis
James A. Cocorikis of Ridgewood passed away on December 19, 2012 at the age of 56. A proud U.S. Marine. He was the beloved husband of Diane. Devoted father of Anthony, Catherine, James. Loving son ...
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Anna Strocchia
Anna Strocchia passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at the age of 70. Beloved Wife of Franco Strocchia. Loving Mother of Neil Strocchia, Josephine Davi and Enzo Strocchia and Mother-in-Law of ...
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Herbert Schmerwitz
Herbert Schmerwitz of Ridgewood passed away on December 23, 2012 at the age of 87. He was the beloved husband of Maureen. Devoted father of Herbie & Margaret Devaney Father of Michael Devaney and E...
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Florence Farese
Florence Farese passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the age of 100. Beloved Wife of the late Vincent Farese. Loving Mother of Carmine and Phyllis Severino and Mother-in-Law of Carol and A...
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Catherine Scala
Catherine Scala passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at the age of 81. Beloved Sister of Rosemarie Lizzul and the late Theresa Gold. Loving Aunt of Nancy Rotondi and Patricia Racanelli. Cher...
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Segundo E. Bolanos
Segundo E. Bolanos passed away on Monday, December 24, 2012 at the age of 84. Beloved Husband of Maria P. Bolanos. Loving Father of Roberto, Freddy, Arturo, Greto, John, Karina, Tanya and Danny. Ch...
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Sal Mundjer
Sal Mundjer passed away on Monday, December 24, 2012 at the age of 70. Beloved Husband of Nena Mundjer. Loving Father of Nancy Pesqueira and John Mundjer. Cherished Son of Slavica and the late Drag...
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Donald S. Hadala
Donald S. Hadala passed away on Sunday, December 23, 2012 at the age of 83. Beloved Husband of Carmen. Loving Father and Grandfather. Cherished Uncle and Friend to many. Private Cremation was held ...
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William James Sears
William James Sears passed away on Friday, December 21, 2012 at the age of 59. Beloved Husband of the late Wanda Sears. Loving Father of Jason Sears, Craig and Krystle Hartmann. Cherished Grandfath...
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Jane Dalecki
Jane Dalecki passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the age of 90. Beloved Wife of the late John Dalecki. Loving Mother of Christine Janousek, George Dalecki, Mary Ann Czaja and Barbara Dale...
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Barack Obama, the first incumbent U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, laid a wreath at the site of the world's first atomic bombing on Friday, a symbolic gesture that Tokyo and Washington hope will highlight their alliance and breathe life into efforts to abolish nuclear arms. The atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1945, killed thousands of people instantly and some 140,000 by the year's end. The city of Nagasaki was hit by a second bomb on Aug. 9, 1945 and Japan surrendered three days later.
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US President Barack Obama (right) speaks with OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria at the G7 summit in Japan on May 27, 2016Pumping up the world economy is an "urgent priority" G7 leaders said Friday, as they warned there could be dire global consequences if Britain decides to leave the EU. Wrapping up their meeting in rural Japan, the leaders endorsed a pick-and-mix approach to dealing with the malaise that has lingered since the financial crisis erupted in 2008. "Global growth is our urgent priority," the G7 said in a final statement.


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Ukrainian jailed pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, listens to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko after she was awarded with the Hero of Ukraine medal in the Presidential Office in Kiev, Ukraine, Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Russia has released jailed pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine. Russia has released jailed pilot Nadezhda Savchenko, as part of a swap for two Russian servicemen imprisoned in Ukraine. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky)MOSCOW (AP) — Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko who came home on Wednesday after two years in Russian custody says she would run for president if that's what Ukrainians desire.


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