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What About Your Rights as an Employer to Monitor an Employee’s Social Media Accounts?
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
While in some states employers are able to establish company policies that limit what employees can post about employers, New York’s laws protect the employee’s privacy rights. First of all, New Yo...
Is It Legal to Monitor Your Employees’ Phone Calls?
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
As an employer, you may wonder where to draw the lines as far as monitoring employees’ phone calls at work. Certainly for quality control purposes, it makes sense to monitor calls with customers or...
What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as ...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 256 256 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...

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by Kathleen
October 15, 2012 10:10 AM | 9246 views | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend

College Point Street Fair - October 21st by Kathleen
October 03, 2012 04:12 PM | 18319 views | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Free Kids rides from 11am - 1pm! Come to the College Point Street Fair - on College Point Blvd between 20th Avenue and 14th Avenue.  Come stroll the boulevard and check out the great food, games, e...
Daily Bus Service to Empire City Casinos by Kathleen
September 24, 2012 11:43 AM | 28301 views | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Residents Win Big with New Daily Bus Service to Empire City Casinos A new bus service now runs directly to Empire City Casino twice daily courtesy of Boston Deluxe Transportation Services fr...
Cross Island YMCA Fundraiser by Kathleen
September 19, 2012 03:57 PM | 16566 views | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Cross Island Community Fair: Saturday, October 13th 11am- 6pm (rain date 10/20) 2012 Community Fair & Annual Online Auction Over 100 Vendors, Food, Y Open House, Live Auction, Inflatable Rides, Giv...
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September 11, 2012 02:07 PM | 18788 views | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
How to Manage Your Financial Life during Turbulent Times Guest Speaker JILL SCHLESINGER, CFP  Editor-at-large for CBS Moneywatch.com and Analyst for CBS-TV and 880 CBS Radio Friday, September 21, 2...
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The Syrian army intends to advance into Islamic State-held Raqqa province having captured positions at the provincial border of the jihadists' stronghold, a Syrian military source said on Saturday. A move into Raqqa province would reestablish a foothold for Damascus in a region where it has had no presence since August 2014, and complicate any attempt by Saudi Arabia to send ground forces to the area to fight Islamic State. The army had captured several positions from Islamic State at the provincial border between Hama and Raqqa in the last two days.
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Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant waves after being introduced before an NBA basketball game between the Lakers and the Cleveland Cavaliers, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)TORONTO (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):


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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal authorities say they want feedback from the public about proposed rules they hope would take a bite out of illegal fishing imports that jeopardize the country's multibillion dollar commercial fishing industry.
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