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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Overtime Pay in New York Many employees in New York are eligible for overtime pay if they work more than 40 hours per week. Unless an employee has a job that...
Should You Hire Interns?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Laws that Govern Paid and Unpaid Interns Some businesses hire interns or take on unpaid interns. This may seem like a good idea, and the costs of paying an intern are usually less than a r...
Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 290 290 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
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by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 257 257 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 347 347 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...

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JFK Redevelopment Outreach office opens in Jamaica
Will be open to the public Monday through Friday
Mar 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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CB9 votes unanimously against jail plan
Community Board 9 wants no part in bringing a borough-based jail to Kew Gardens, which members demonstrated by voting 34-0 against the plan. In a three-page resolution, the board struck down the ci...
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Luck of the Irish strong in Woodhaven
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City to erect statues of four trailblazing women
Billie Holiday, Elizabeth Jennings Graham among honorees
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Queens triangle renamed for local priest killed in WWII
Nearly 100 residents joined elected officials and veterans groups on Saturday to honor the legacy of Reverend Lawrence Edward Lynch, rededicating a triangle at Rockaway Boulevard and Atlantic Avenu...
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AG files lawsuit against Queens realty company
Company calls claims in suit ‘factually inaccurate’
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Zara to Sponsor Free SAT Courses
America Sevashram Sangha Ashram, Zara Realty, and the Jay and Sylvia Sobhraj Foundation, are sponsoring free SAT and SHSAT prep courses for Richmond Hill and Jamaica-based students once again. Toge...
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Triangle to be rededicated to local priest
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The countdown to spring is on
WHAT'S UP, WOOHDAVEN
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Group protests murder charges in cop’s death
Say man who acted as lookout doesn’t deserve felony charges
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A decade in Woodhaven without Jasons
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With Amazon HQ2 out, groups focus on distribution site
Activists want company to give workers protections, benefits
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Thomas Principe to be honored at Bishop Catanello Dinner
Attorney will be presented with the Thomas More award
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Saying goodbye to another good cop
Over the years, we’ve seen these images on the news far too often: police officers swarming a hospital, waiting for news; video of the NYPD commissioner and the mayor arriving; massive funerals wit...
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Residents honor Queens detective killed in line of duty
Hundreds gathered outside the 102nd Precinct on Sunday afternoon to honor Detective Brian Simonsen. The 19-year veteran of the NYPD spent his entire career with the 102nd Precinct. Simonsen was kil...
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