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How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
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The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is select...
Timing Is Everything
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     While I was living in Nashville, I was continually learning about different plants and flowers that were native to the region. As I walked through a field one day, I spotted a cluster of daint...
Recent Supreme Court Ruling on Homecare Union Dues Requirement
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Business Employment Attorney in Queens, NY Many employers are interested to know about cases that affect the power of unions. For decades, unions have challenged employers through disputes or ongoi...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Real estate is plagued with all sorts of issues. This is a short list of 7 the most common problems plaguing real estate. In almost all instances, a lawyer will be necessary to find a solution for ...
Where You Can Watch The World's Biggest Clock
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that the world’s largest clock is located in Saudi Arabia? More specifically, in Mecca? The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, are a building of sup...
This article is intended to provide a brief overview and summary on the issue of custody of a child or children.
Sep 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State recognizes two forms of custody.  The first is Joint Custody where the child resides physically with one of the parents; the second being sole and legal custody of the child to one o...
An Intern's Right to Sue for Discrimination in New York
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Legal loopholes sometimes exist that preclude bringing a lawsuit because the letter of the law does not protect an individual's rights. In the past, this may have been the case with interns, who be...
What Employers Should Know about Paternity Leaves
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 171 171 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Employment Defense Attorney The Family Medical Leaves Act (FMLA) grants the right to mothers and fathers to take up to 12 weeks off for maternity or paternity leaves so they can spend tim...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: AUG 2014
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
  August 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In July, home sales dropped slightly from June when we saw a slight jump in sales. The increase in sales pace in June & July led to another substantial increa...
If you’re loyal to your insurance carrier it will cost you
Aug 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | Aug 1, 2014 | insurance company rates , PTB Blog Most successful businesses know how to treat their faithful customers.  A good restaurant owner will treat regulars with a compl...

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King out at Loughlin
Bishop Loughlin coach Rudy King has stepped down. King resigned May 5th amid reports that the school was looking for a possible replacement.
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes Scores from May 18
Arby’s Metro just had too much height and strength and pulled away
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Heroes Scores for Monday 5/18
It was a close game until the RIP Rob Ogle pulled away by playing good defense.
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Heroes Scores for 5/18
It was a tough game until the Eagles pulled away by playing excellent defense.
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BOYS - HEROES BASKETBALL LEAGUE SCHEDULE FIRST 2 WEEKS
If problems – please call 639-7000 from 9-3 or 347-267-4992 after 3PM
May 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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HEROES BASKETBALL: St. Kevin's 36, Three Sons 20
On Thursday May 14, in the 12 & under boys division, St. Kevin’s beat Three Sons Pizza by a final score of 36 to 20.
May 18, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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HEROES BASKETBALL: LONGFELLOWS 44, CSI 12
The Longfellows just had too much speed and pulled away in the first quarter and they held the lead throughout the contest.
May 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week
David Chestnut: Baruch College Baseball
May 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baruch Baseball wins city championship
Bearcats move from cellar to penthouse
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St. Joe’s Softball falls in nationals
All good things must come to an end, and unfortunately for those in Brooklyn, that includes St. Joseph’s softball run. The Lady Bears, who won the HVWAC title in thrilling fashion last week, lost b...
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Cal Tops LIU in NCAA Tournament
After winning their first Northeast Conference championship in six tries, the Long Island University women’s Tennis team fell to California in the first round of the NCAA tournament last week, 4-0....
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Johnson: Duke of Pittsburgh
Christ the King star signs with Duquesne
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Athlete of the Week
Lisa Scheer St. Joseph’s College Softball
May 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stith in, Lance Out?
St. John’s recruiting class continues to take shape, as this week the Red Storm announced the signing of Hempstead point guard Malik Stith to a National Letter of Intent
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St. Joe’s Goes Dancing
Scheer’s Knock Leads Bears to HWAC Title
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In this Sept. 8, 2014 photo provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, social psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt poses for a portrait at Stanford University in Stanford, Calif. Eberhardt was named Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, as one of 21 people to receive a "genius grant" from the Chicago-based MacArthur Foundation. (AP Photo/Courtesy of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation)CHICAGO (AP) — CHICAGO (AP) — A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who advocates for victims of domestic abuse are among the 21 winners of this year's MacArthur Foundation "genius grants."


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This photo taken Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, and released by Yad Vashem International Institute for Holocaust Research shows the remains of a building that housed gas chambers at Sobibor, a death camp operated by Nazi Germany in occupied Poland in Sobibor, Poland. Polish and Israeli Holocaust researchers announced Wednesday that they have discovered the exact location of the building that housed gas chambers at the camp. (AP Photo/Yoram Haimi, Yad Vashem International Institute for Holocaust Research)WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish and Israeli Holocaust researchers say they have discovered the exact location of the building that housed gas chambers at Sobibor, one of the death camps operated by Nazi Germany in occupied Poland.


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Students and workers at the Federal College of Education in the Kofar Kabuga area of Kano fled in panic as gunmen stormed the campus at about 1300 GMTKano (Nigeria) (AFP) - At least 13 people were killed and 34 others wounded when police fought a battle with suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers in Kano, northern Nigeria, the state's police chief said on Wednesday.


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