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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 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 | 66 66 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 | 58 58 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 | 334 334 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 | 392 392 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 | 284 284 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 | 55 55 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 | 908 908 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 | 164 164 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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Local NBA star’s Skills Academy transcends basketball
Maurice Harkless made about 60 new friends this past weekend. At the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Queens in Jamaica, the 24-year-old NBA forward returned to his home borough to hold the first ever ...
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
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Subway Series Brings Out Best in New York Baseball Fans
It’s a stressful time of the year if you're a fan of a baseball team in a pennant race. Every day the pressure mounts, every day you are scoreboard watching, and the importance of each game seems t...
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 207 207 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamante embraces past, looks forward to future
Leaving Nets PA job after six year with club
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former St. Francis standout excited for next phase of pro career
Cannon has played in Mexico, Israel and Italy since Brooklyn
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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With Expectations Super Low, Time for Jets to See What They Have in Hack
After a nightmare of a 2016 season, the hits just keep on coming for the Jets in 2017. After saying goodbye to Brandon Marshall and Erik Decker, a team in transition that doesn’t exactly have much ...
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Give Back: Whitehead proves ‘Hard-Knock Life’ worth it
When Isaiah Whitehead arrived at his third annual cookout, the first thing he did was walk straight onto his custom-made black painted wooden floor to shake the hands of and exchange smiling pleasa...
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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New sneakers honor late Knicks great Mason
Will benefit foundation dedicated to Queens native’s memory
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trades Should Signal Change in 2017 Yankees Expectations
What a difference a year can make for the New York Yankees. A year ago, the Yankees said goodbye to Carlos Beltran, Andrew Miller and, briefly, to Aroldis Chapman. For the first time in about two d...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Big Baby’ takes next step towards heavyweight glory
Gerald Washington, who weighed in at a 50-pound disadvantage over 24 hours earlier, entered as the underdog against Brooklyn-born 300-pounder Jarrell Miller, despite coming off a World Heavyweight ...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six Years Later: The ‘brotherhood’ remains for St. John’s basketball
DJ Kennedy, Paris Horne and Justin Burrell were all smiles as they posed for a post-game victory photo in front of The Basketball Tournament bracket in New York City.
Jul 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks celebrate 2017
The NY Shamrocks Soccer Club hosted its end-of-the-season awards banquet at Astoria World Manor. Players of the year were Giuseppe Barone (First Team), Darren Coleman (Reserves), Johnny McGeeney (O...
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vertullo tapped to lead Knights
Frank Vertullo, who turned Suffolk Community College into one of the premier junior college teams in the nation, has been named head coach of the Queens College men’s soccer team. Vertullo, a forme...
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charles, Rodgers lead Liberty and All-Star Weekend
The Queen of Queens unleashed once again for perhaps her greatest act of 2017 yet.
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Yanks Trade A No Brainer For Present & Future
It was no secret that about a week ago, the 2017 New York Yankees were in dire need of a spark.
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 217 217 recommendations | email to a friend
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New sneakers honor the late Anthony Mason
Soon, you could pay homage to legendary NBA player Anthony Mason through a pair of vibrant sneakers.
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
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