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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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Councilmembers Koo & Ulrich Come Out In Support of Walmart Opening in NYC
WALMART IN NYC: IF YOU BUILD IT, THEY WILL COME
Feb 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Belt Parkway’s Facelift Better Last
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Jan 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Livery cab plan makes little sense
In Our Opinion
Jan 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor is Right on Tightening Gun Purchasing Standards
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Public School Education and Autistic Children
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City Year: We Are Change
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Reflecting on the career of Anthony Seminerio
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Giffords shooting hits home
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Why WikiLeaks Leaks Matter
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The Real Problem With NYC Snowstorm PLOWGATE: We don’t trust they can do it right … Snow Panic on Tuesday says it all!
Pending NYC snowstorm puts panic into residents of outer boroughs. Costs Millions.
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Post-snowstorm garbage pickup failed
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Strom Fallout Bad, But Doesn't Call for Lawuits
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In 2011, Get Your Finances in Order
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Blame game doesn’t work on snow cleanup bumble
In Our Opinion: Memories of Queens/Brooklyn shun of 1969
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Blame game doesn’t work on snow cleanup bumble
In Our Opinion: Memories of Queens/Brooklyn shun of 1969
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is welcoming Bernie Sanders' proposal that they meet in a debate but is setting a high price for participating. His condition: The hosting TV network would have to put up millions of dollars for charity.
2016-05-26 16:26:54 -0400

The final spellers who made it into the evening televised final round gather around on stage after the completion of the morning of competition of the 2016 National Spelling Bee, in National Harbor, Md., Thursday, May 26, 2016. From left are, Sreeniketh A. Vogoti, 13, of Florida; Rutvik M. Gandhasri, 12, of California; Sylvie Lamontagne, 13, of Colorado; Snehaa Ganesh Kumar, 16, of Calif.; Mitchell A. Robson, 14, of Massachusetts; Nihar Saireddy Janga, 11, of Texas; Smrithi Upadhyayula, 13, of Texas; Jairam Jagadeesh Hathwar, 13, of New York. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Here are some memorable words and definitions from the final rounds of the 89th Scripps National Spelling Bee. Biological terms were particularly challenging, and shorter words often present a greater challenge than longer ones, which are made up of roots that spellers can piece together.


2016-05-26 16:24:38 -0400
BONN, Germany (AP) — Climate negotiators ended their first talks after last year's landmark Paris Agreement on Thursday with some delegates expressing concern about the potential impact of upcoming votes in the U.S. and Britain.
2016-05-26 16:22:36 -0400