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Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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 | 6 6 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 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 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 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 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...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
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Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
HELPING RESTAURANT OWNERS NAVIGATE THE NEW YORK LABOR LAWS
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...

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New comedy musical focuses on the modern dating life of a widow
The Curvy Widow is a new must-see musical comedy opening on Thursday, August 3.
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - August 3 - 10
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
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Hip Hop Festival comes to Downtown Brooklyn
Downtown Brooklyn came alive on Thursday, July 13th, as the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival made its way to the area for the first time.
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
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Louis Armstrong museum to expand with new education center
Last week, a ground-breaking ceremony was held for the new 14,000 sq. ft. Louis Armstrong House Museum Education Center.
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 27 - August 3
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Six Years Later: The ‘brotherhood’ remains for St. John’s basketball
DJ Kennedy, Paris Horne and Justin Burrell speak on their brotherhood and careers after their days at St. John's
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Brooklyn Bridge Park is packed with activities through August
There’s still plenty of time left for summer. And there’s still plenty of entertainment going on at Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing Town Hall hosts benefit concert
Flushing Town Hall will host a benefit concert on Friday, July 28, to support the continuation of funding for the arts and arts programming.
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 20 - July 27
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‘American Idol’ alum on her anti-bullying program & debut EP
Casey McQuillen is a musician who sounds pretty exceptional and whose heart is even better.
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 172 172 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bringing together police and community through theatre
On Saturday, July 15th, the Brooklyn Public Library will put on a production of “Antigone in Ferguson” in Brownsville in order to help bridge the growing divide between the community and law enforc...
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 13 - July 20
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A look at the upcoming Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema
The Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema recently announced the film lineup for its inaugural 10-day festival in August.
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Shortstacks hosts teen-driven fashion show
Last Thursday, Shortstack held its 11th annual charity fashion show at Terrace on the Park.
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Summer lineup for Flushing Town Hall
Summer 2017 will see a new batch of dazzling performances, workshops and artworks at Flushing Town Hall.
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