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This Month in Queens Real Estate: SEPT 2014
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Sept 2014 Queens NY Market Update  In August, the pace of home sales continued to improve amid decreasing inventory levels and interest rates below last year’s. This summer’s housing market has pre...
How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?
Sep 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Sep 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 639 639 recommendations | email to a friend
     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...
7 Common Real Estate Law Issues In NY
Sep 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 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 | 130 130 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 | 170 170 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 | 171 171 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 | 236 236 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 | 229 229 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 | 315 315 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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Game 10: at Massachusetts by Jonathan
December 21, 2008 12:17 AM | 4543 views | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
———————————————————————————————————- SAT 12/20/08 MASSACHUSETTS 97, HOFSTRA 81 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 8-2, 1-0 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.7 pts, 5.7 reb, ...
AY09_Jenkins.jpg Game 9: vs St. Francis by Jonathan
December 14, 2008 12:26 AM | 5008 views | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— SAT 12/13/08 HOFSTRA 68, ST. FRANCIS 52 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 8-1, 1-0 CAA PLACE, CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 20.6 pts, 5.7 reb, 4.6 ast, 3.1 to ———...
Game 8: Non-Conference Play Resumes, at Stony Brook by Jonathan
December 10, 2008 11:20 PM | 4953 views | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
———————————————————————————————————- WED 12/10/08 HOFSTRA 61, STONY BROOK 56 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 7-1, 1-0 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 21.8 pts, 5.1 reb, 4....
Game 7: CAA Opener at Towson by Jonathan
December 10, 2008 11:03 PM | 5056 views | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
———————————————————————————————————- SAT 12/06/08 HOFSTRA 90, TOWSON 79 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 6-1, 1-0 CAA PLACE, CAA STANDINGS: tied for 1st JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 21.9 pts, 4.9 reb, 4.6 ast, ...
Game 6: vs Fordham by Jonathan
December 03, 2008 12:50 PM | 5369 views | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
———————————————————————————————————- WED 12/03/08 HOFSTRA 60, FORDHAM 40 HOFSTRA RECORD: 5-1 JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 21.5 pts, 5.0 reb, 4.5 ast, 3.0 to ———————————————————————————————————- I witne...
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Traders work on the floor of the NYSE as they wait for a final price on the Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. IPO, in New YorkBy Elzio Barreto HONG KONG (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's initial public offering now ranks as the world's biggest in history at $25 billion, after the e-commerce giant and some of its shareholders sold additional shares. Overwhelming demand saw the IPO initially raise $21.8 billion and then send Alibaba's stock surging 38 percent in its debut on Friday. That prompted underwriters to exercise an option to sell an additional 48 million shares, a source with direct knowledge of the deal said. ...


2014-09-22 06:44:16 -0400
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Banks handling the initial public offering of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd are set to earn $300.4 million in underwriting commissions, the Chinese e-commerce giant said in a securities filing on Monday. The fees are equivalent to 1.2 percent of the total deal, which reached $25 billion after underwriters exercised an option to sell additional shares. The company will pay $121.8 million in fees, while selling shareholders are set to pay another $178.6 million, according to the filing. ...
2014-09-22 06:43:18 -0400
LONDON (AP) — Western powers must be ready to commit ground forces to the fight against militants from the Islamic State group because airstrikes alone won't defeat these "fanatical" extremists, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said Monday.
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