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What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 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 | 54 54 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 | 338 338 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 | 328 328 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 | 51 51 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 | 864 864 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 | 845 845 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...
POSTERS REQUIRED FOR BUSINESSES UNDER NY EMPLOYMENT LAWS
Feb 23, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 475 475 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...

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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 | 275 275 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 | 309 309 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 | 315 315 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 | 321 321 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 | 302 302 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 | 285 285 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 | 349 349 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 | 338 338 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 | 346 346 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 | 330 330 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crusaders edge Hoop Dreams in 14&U action
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 353 353 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crowley is coming around, and so are D-I colleges
When you look at St. Francis Prep lefty Garrett Crowley pitch, you’d probably think he’s one of the best prospects in New York City. And, if you made this proclamation before watching him shutdown ...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Dark Knight or the Joker?
Imagine Citi Field in late October: World Series, Game 5, a crowd of Met fans serenading for Matt Harvey to come out and pitch the top half of the ninth inning. Matt Harvey was on top of the world....
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shamrocks women make it two
The Shamrocks Women won the NYMWSL Division A Cup final on Sunday at East River Park, adding a second trophy to their undefeated season. Jo Belluardo and Chloe Wheeler scored second-half goals to e...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
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Laimbeer unimpressed with Liberty's season-opening win
Monique Currie already had 20 points, but the San Antonio Stars were down 11 as time was becoming a factor. Brittany Boyd, who entered the fourth and final quarter with only two points, had just ma...
May 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
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