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The Stormy Daniels Case Made Easy: Contract Law for Porn Stars
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro In Stormy Daniels v. Donald J. Trump, Michael Cohen, and the LLC that paid her the $130,000 in hush money, in   federal court in Los Angeles , she is asking the court to let her ou...
The Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A New Law to Further the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in NYC Workplaces The New York City Council recently passed legislation called the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act. If Mayor Bill de Blasi...
SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 194 194 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 | 68 68 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 | 18 18 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 | 59 59 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 | 423 423 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 | 472 472 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 | 692 692 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...

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One way out
Dear Editor, Gregg Allman's career spanned over four decades, and leaves behind a legacy that his fans will always remember. The music world has lost one of its finest. Sincerely, John Amato Fresh ...
Jun 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 271 271 recommendations | email to a friend
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Snookered
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump’s tax proposals are staggeringly regressive. According to the Tax Policy Center’s analysis, the top 0.1 percent of the income distribution might receive an avera...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teachers in transit
Dear Editor, Activists are upset by the mayor's decision to issue parking permits to all Department Of Education employees who own a car, or a total of 50,000 placards. Why can't teachers and schoo...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fire the speaker
Dear Editor, It is beyond any logic or common sense that a former FALN terrorist will be leading this year's Puerto Rican day parade. Have people lost their senses? This man, a known terrorist, kil...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cash strapped
Dear Editor: "Queens Storms Albany" (Queens Ledger – 5/18), but when it comes to public transportation needs the borough is left empty-handed with no real firm financial commitments. Elected offici...
May 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 281 281 recommendations | email to a friend
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Staying vigilant
Dear Editor Murder was committed in Manchester. Salman Abedi, age 22, was identified as the suicide bomber who killed 22 and injured many more, most of them children and teens. ISIS has claimed res...
May 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 254 254 recommendations | email to a friend
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Still waiting
Dear Editor, Numerous government agencies have been investigating collusion, whatever that means, between Russia and the Trump campaign for almost a year now and have turned up nothing or less than...
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Can't drive past 65
Dear Editor, The accidental death of a Long Island mom on Mother's Day and the serious injury of her teenage daughter by an out-of-control car raises disturbing questions. Why was an 80-year-old wo...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
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R.I.P. Daily
Dear Editor, Bishop Thomas V. Daily, who served the Diocese of Brooklyn from 1990 to 2003, passed away at age 89. I met Bishop Daily at a convention of the New York State Knights of Columbus in 200...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 306 306 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP precedents
Dear Editor, Unlike the Democratic Party, which has had great success nominating leaders who conducted their presidency with dignity, honesty and respect, the GOP at times has selected leaders who ...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 300 300 recommendations | email to a friend
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103 years
Dear Editor, Did you know that 2017 represents the 103rd Anniversary of R line service via the Montague Street Tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn? The original construction of the tunnel by the ...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
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Health crazies
Dear Editor, America is replete with consumers of a myriad of self-prescribed and over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, minerals, and other treatments not prescribed by a licensed physician. Only a phy...
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Honor our vets
Dear Editor, As our nation prepares to celebrate Memorial Day, we should not forget the importance of this national holiday to honor all those veterans who have and continue to fight so that we may...
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
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Build the BQX
Dear Editor, Since 2005, I’ve been proud to call Astoria home. But since many of my friends live in Downtown Brooklyn, I spend most of my weekends on the G train or the B62 bus. That’s why I’m exci...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 320 320 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump speak
Dear Editor, The language the press uses to discuss the Trump presidency is misleading. So says NYU Journalism Professor Jay Rosen, who argues that when reporters attribute positions to the “White ...
May 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 308 308 recommendations | email to a friend
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