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Honesty—The Best Policy in a Workers' Compensation Claim
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
The Dangers of Overstating or Understating the Nature of Your Injury When you've been injured on the job in the state of New York, you have a right to seek workers' compensation benefits to cover y...
How to Survive as a Small Business Owner Among a Myriad of Laws & Regulations
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Laws Small Business Owners Should Know About Business laws have multiplied over the years and as a small business owner, you might feel overwhelmed because there are so many. Which laws take priori...
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...
Over-packing Your Car Can Make Driving More Dangerous
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Packing Your Car Wisely for Vacations With warmer weather here and children out of school, many people are taking to the road for vacation trips. While you want to be sure you pack what you need to...
What Employers Should Know About Retaliation Claims
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 671 671 recommendations | email to a friend
by Stephen D. Hans Retaliation Claims May Include Emotional Distress Damages A precedent has been set in relation to retaliation claims brought against employers. Two courts of appeals, the Sixth a...
Workers’ Compensation in New York—What You Need to Know—Part One
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job in the state of New York. You’ve heard from others that you are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits. But what does that mean? How does th...
What You Should Know About Construction Job Vehicle Accidents in New York
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Unsafe Conditions Can Lead to Serious Construction Job Vehicle Accidents Construction job motor vehicle accidents often occur due to OSHA violations.  Many diffe...
How to Clean a Diamond Ring the Right Way
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
If you have been struggling to sell diamonds for top price, the chances are that you’ve been cleaning your ring incorrectly. Remember nothing can sell diamonds quite like that shiny sparkle and lus...
Texting and Driving FAQs
Jun 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
Texting and Driving Is the Most Alarming Form of Distracted Driving Texting and driving includes reading text messages, emails or online material or writing or composing messages on a mobile device...

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No Bailout for Nuclear Power Plants
In mid-April, New Jersey lawmakers passed a bill that could raise residents' electric bills by $300 million each year. Legislators want to use the funds to bail out two nuclear power plants owned b...
Jul 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley leaves 14th CD in better shape
IN OUR OPINION
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Tale of Two School Districts
Serving in the Assembly has been one of the most thrilling, exhausting, fun, challenging, and fulfilling times of my life. Along with my colleagues in the State Senate and the governor we make laws...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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De Blasio Roots Against Hardworking New Yorkers
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has pledged to sell off every fossil fuel investment owned by the city's pension funds. His decision to divest $5 billion of oil and natural gas company stocks and bon...
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VA loans and co-ops
Q. I was recently discharged from the military, and my lender told me that I qualify for a VA loan. However, when I met with the real estate broker, I was informed that that won’t work for a co-op ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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USCIS Makes Changes to Policy on Gaining Unlawful Presence for Nonimmigrant Students and Exchange Visitors
Last month, USCIS issued a new policy memorandum which changes the way the agency will determine the accrual of unlawful presence for students in F, J, M status and their dependents while they are ...
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Travel ban latest in legacy of exclusion
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Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Conversation It's Hard to Believe We're Having
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long Wait for Bus Terminal in Flushing
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women Aren't Getting Enough Nutrients and That's Problematic
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Father's Day, I was Campaigning for my Wife
One evening, my wife Jessica Ramos and I hosted a phone bank in our apartment. When I had a caller on the line, he said he thought Jessica sounded like the right person to represent our community i...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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School Safety Should Not Be a Political Issue
June is National Student Safety Month, and the topic could never be more important or relevant. Protecting our students – especially as recent tragedies have highlighted the need to review school s...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Exercise your right to vote on June 26
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Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avoiding unlawful presence
Last month, Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a new policy memorandum that changes the way the agency will determine the accrual of unlawful presence for students in F, J, M status an...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don't let state eliminate FAR cap
There is a bill before the state legislature that would eliminate the cap on the floor-area ratio for new construction. What does that mean? Each zoning classification has a floor-area ratio (FAR) ...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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