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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 157 157 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 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 | 400 400 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 | 394 394 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 | 444 444 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 | 284 284 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 | 666 666 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 | 953 953 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 | 165 165 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...

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SummerStage takes over Queensbridge
SummerStage features jazz, R&B and more
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 28 - August 4
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens.
Jul 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 371 371 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jazz & children stories collide at Flushing Town Hall
If your children love music and storytelling, the lively production of “The Cat Came Back: Stories and Songs with a Jazzy Twist” might be a good bet to entertain them next weekend.
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 376 376 recommendations | email to a friend
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12th annual Brooklyn hip-hop festival kicks off
Nas, Fabolous among those to headline festival
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 373 373 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 21 - July 28
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
Jul 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 400 400 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hip-hop festival kicks off in Brooklyn
The 12th annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is just around the corner
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 349 349 recommendations | email to a friend
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QWFF summer film series kicks off
Summer series for the Queens World Film Festival
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 348 348 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July14 - July 21
Art “Agitprop!” - Ongoing; All Day - 11 am - 6 pm - This exhibit explores the legacy and continued use of power and politically engaged art, through more than 50 contemporary projects and artwork f...
Jul 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 355 355 recommendations | email to a friend
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New film series based on Greek director
New series at the Museum of the Moving Image to reflect on the Greek director's career
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 7 - July 14
Entertainment events in Brooklyn and Queens
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 362 362 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Bayside gastropub looks to reflect diversity of Queens
The newest addition to nightlife on Bell Boulevard is hoping to make a splash this summer. Sol Bar & Grill at 40-09 Bell Boulevard opened on June 24. Friends and curious patrons were greeted with a...
Jul 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 360 360 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swing jazz band brings the roaring 20s back
In a city where music is everywhere, Svetlana and The Delancey Five may have been one of New York’s best secrets.
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stars shine at "Only in Queens" Summerstage
The "Only in Queens" Summer Festival kicked off at Flushing Meadows Corona Park with the Summerstage evening concert taking the spotlight. Kid ’N Play reintroduced their classics with DJ Wiz while ...
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
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Astoria resident wins big on "The Price is Right"
An Astoria resident accomplished a task many had not done in years.
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snap Dogs are popping up in the city
With the Fourth of July coming around the corner, the discussions regarding where hot dogs come from are no doubt popping up.
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
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