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The Confidentiality Clause – The Abuse That Keeps on Giving
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 25, 2017   |   confidentiality clause The First Amendment guarantees us the right to free speech, but unfortunately, it is generally legal to force employees (or anyone e...
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover?
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover? by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jul 25, 2017 When you have been injured at work, your injuries can extend beyond the obvious ones. What happens if you...
Queens Construction Site Accident Injures Workers in Long Island City
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 12, 2017 On June 26, when a scaffolding collapsed, six construction workers suffered injury at a Queens construction site accident in Long Island City....
Race Discrimination Lawsuit: Rosebud Restaurants Settled, Paying $1.9 Million
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: NYC Employment Defense Attorneys In a race discrimination lawsuit, the EEOC sued Rosebud Restaurants and parties settled for the amount of $1.9 million. The   EEOC   brought a lawsuit again...
NEW YORK FIFA — THE FREELANCE ISN’T FREE ACT
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Jul 6, 2017 |   Employment Defense Attorney ,   The Freelance Isn’t Free Act What does FIFA mean for business owners? Small business owners in New York City already are und...
NYC Carwash Law Ruled Illegal Due to Promoting Unionization
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently a NY federal judge ruled that the NYC Carwash law was illegal because it promoted unionization of carwashes.   In 2015, the NYC Council passed a law to regulate car wash businesses. The Co...
What Is a Consequential Injury in a Workers’ Compensation Case?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP   |   Jun 29, 2017 Understanding Consequential Injuries in Workers’ Compensation Cases New York City | Queens | Brooklyn | Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the afterm...
Deadly Truck Accident in Long Island City, Queens
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   |   Jul 7, 2017 On Saturday, June 24 around 6:00 a.m., a car crashed into a tractor-trailer in Long Island City, Queens. According to   CBS New York   , the dr...
Milo Yiannopoulos Sues Simon & Schuster – Bet They Wish They Had a Morals Clause, but What’s a Morals Clause?
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 11, 2017   | According to the   lawsuit   he filed on Friday, July 7, 2017, Simon & Schuster refused to publish his most recent book,   Dangerous , because of allegations...
BOOK EXPO AMERICA 2017: Lots of great authors!
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
  Article by Tiziano Thomas Dossena BEA’s annual encounter in New York (which by the way has missed a step last year by exhibiting in Chicago instead) started under a bad auspice on Wednesday, May ...

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McClancy takes home city softball title
Monsignor McClancy High School beat Aquinas High School from the Bronx, 8-5, to capture the city championship in softball. McClancy finished the season with 12-2 record, the team’s only two regular...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
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Variety Vipers place first in meet
The Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens swim team placed first in their swim meet in North Carolina last week. Out of 40 teams and 1,000 swimmers from around the country, the Vipers, led by Coach...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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The infectious, unselfish nature of Tina Charles
The New York Liberty have become a dominant force in the WNBA, and Queens native Tina Charles has been at the forefront of the team’s rise. The Liberty ended each of the last two regular seasons in...
Jun 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing Express hits shot at buzzer to force OT, gets win
12 & Under NY Future 36 Queens Elite 32 With the score tied at 26 at the end of the third quarter, NY Future hit some big shots and played great defense to defeat Queens Elite. The high scorers for...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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Yanks need Tanaka to win AL East
It’s early June and still everything is coming up roses for the New York Yankees. They lead the American League East by two games. They are 10 games over .500 as they return home to Yankee Stadium ...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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New web series connects social issues & sports
People try to use sports as an escape, a tool to compartmentalize reality and enjoyment how they see fit, which often requires one to ignore social issues that directly correlate with, and at times...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liberty ‘come together’ for back-to-back home wins
On May 30, the New York Liberty were defeated 90-75 by the 2016 champion Los Angeles Sparks, right before two key players in Epiphanny Prince and Kia Vaughn were scheduled to leave for obligations ...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Basketball Scores and Pics (5/22/17-5/26/117)
14 & Under Weatherproof Industries 34 Helms Brothers 32 The high scorers for Weatherproof Industries were Matthew Bianchi with 14 points and Xavier Aguiar with eight. The high scorers for Helms Bro...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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McClancy’s ‘Q’ looks to excel on and off the field
East Elmhurst’s Quentin Holmes is as uniquely skilled as he is magnanimous and respectful. The Monsignor McClancy senior outfielder, who has a great chance of being the first New York City high sch...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
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As Finals Draw Near, Pressure on Durant to Deliver
As discussed in last week’s column, the NBA Playoffs have been the worst I can ever remember leading into this year's NBA Finals. That said, thank heaven the NBA Finals is upon us on Thursday eveni...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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For the Mets, help is on the way
After a 7-3 start to April, the New York Mets went just 10-14 prior to entering the month of May, in large part due to a wholesale of injuries. Injuries that are still affecting the Mets today, as ...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weatherproof Elite dominates in 63-26 victory
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May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
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Only The Finals Can Save The Worst NBA Postseason of All Time.
Nobody is a bigger sucker for a storyline than me. In any sport, at any time, once I find the storyline that suits my fancy for a particular season, I’m going to run with it. The storyline of the 2...
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beltran strikes ‘green’, Crawford dominates Diaz
Raymundo Beltran entered Madison Square Garden on Saturday in a literal fight for his life. Beltran (32-7-1, 20 KO’s) and Jonathan Maicelo (25-2, 12 KO’s) were set to face off in an IBF World Light...
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lynx lace Liberty, who lose Boyd for the season
A bad night got worse for the New York Liberty. After falling to the Minnesota Lynx, 90-71, on Thursday night and losing starting point guard Brittany Boyd in the process, the squad confirmed the i...
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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