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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 372 372 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 594 594 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 892 892 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 864 864 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...

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BQX good for growing outer-borough economies
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May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 326 326 recommendations | email to a friend
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Older Americans carrying more debt
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May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 318 318 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paging Dr. Siri
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Time to address lead on elevated trains
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May 23, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 319 319 recommendations | email to a friend
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The power of ‘we’
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May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Cross' Harbor Tunnel Project Off the List
Governor Andrew Cuomo's announcement that the Port Authority will spend up to $70 million for advancing an environmental study, as well as design and engineering, for the Cross Harbor Freight Tunne...
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 351 351 recommendations | email to a friend
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Right move turning away immigration agents
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Personal Growth is Within Your Reach
There are myriad twelve-step recovery groups that offer help in overcoming addictive behaviors. The first was Alcoholics Anonymous, founded in 1935 by Bill Wilson and Robert Smith as they sought so...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 381 381 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Scandal Isn't Speaking Fees, It's Pensions
As former president Barack Obama's second term drew toward its close last July, he exercised his veto power for the eleventh of 12 times, shutting down "The Presidential Allowance Modernization Act...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 376 376 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hold unlawful landlords accountable
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Have a business plan you can really sell
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Kosciuszko opening a promising sign
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Dealing with rising interst rates
Q: How will the recent rise in interest rates affect my sale/purchase of Real Estate? Should I be concerned? A.: For the Prospective Seller: A small increase in interest rates should not have a gre...
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The Economic Engine of Affordable Housing
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Cuts to EPA Would Have Disastrous Effects
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