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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use o...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
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Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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Our Blog—A Place to Learn More about Our Practice Employment Law | Personal Injury | Medical Malpractice | Construction Site Accidents | Premises Liability | Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse | Motor ...
EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
May 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
May 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
Apr 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...

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Regina I. Bologna
Regina I. Bologna passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at the age of 88. She was the beloved Wife of the late Vincent Bologna. Loving Mother of Jerry Bologna and Mother-in-Law of Dolores. Che...
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Kazimierz Kreft
Kazimierz Kreft passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at the age of 75. He was the beloved Husband of Laura E. Kreft. Loving Father of Carla Kreft, Laura H. Kreft, Paul Kreft and Howard Kreft....
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William Sullivan
William Sullivan passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2011 at the age of 76. He was the beloved Father of Kim Tirado and Pamela Sullivan and Father-in-Law of Ben. Cherished Grandfather of Matthew ...
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Arthur DiZinno
Arthur DiZinno passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2011 at the age of 60. He was the beloved Brother of Valerie Kelly and Helen Belsky. Cremation Service was held on Wednesday January 4, 2012 at ...
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Giuseppa Strocchia
Giuseppa Strocchia passed away on Tuesday, January 03, 2012 at the age of 90. She was the beloved Wife of the late Aniello. Loving Mother of Franco, Vittorio, Joseph, Antonio, Lucia and the late Pa...
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Luis Cortez
Luis Cortez passed away on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the age of 64. He was the beloved Husband of Gloria Herrera. Loving Father of Jocelyn, Hally and Luigi. Cherished Son of Claudina. Dear Broth...
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Paul Cattan
Paul Cattan passed away on Monday, January 02, 2012 at the age of 91. He was the beloved Husband of Theresa Cattan. Loving Father of Simon Cattan and Paul Cattan and Father-in-Law of Amira and Rosa...
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Elizabeth Carrano
Elizabeth Carrano passed away on Monday January 09, 2012 at the age of 83. She was the beloved Mother of Jeanette Damaduk and Liz Wilson and Mother-in-Law of John and Dan, Cherished Grandmother of ...
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Wolfgang Schlichtter
Wolfgang Schlichtter retired owner of Schlichtter Electric for 30 years passed away on January 7, 2012 at the age of 68 years. He was the beloved husband of Paula. Devoted Father of Robert. Dear Br...
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Joseph P. Nelson
Joseph P. Nelson passed away on January 4th, 2012 at the age of 72 years. Beloved Father of Diane Washburn. Dear Brother of Patricia Gibe, Kathy Finkbein and Tom Nelson. Cherished Grandfather of Le...
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Henry Herling
Henry Herling passed away on December 27, 2011 at the age of 81. Beloved Husband of Dorothy (nee Evans). Loving Father of Carole (Robert) Pesiri, James Herling & Jack (Patricia) Herling. Cherished ...
Jan 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maria P. DeRossi
Maria P. DeRossi passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2011 at the age of 87. She was the beloved Wife of the late Mario. Loving Mother of Filomena Cooper and Vincent DeRossi. Cherished Grandmother o...
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Rosina Costanzo
Rosina Costanzo passed away on Saturday, December 24, 2011 at the age of 86. She was the beloved Wife of the late Antonio. Loving Mother of Dominica Mazer and the late Yolanda Costanzo. Mass of Chr...
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Roger Dunphy
Roger Dunphy passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the age of 73. He was the beloved Husband of Kathleen. Loving Father of Roger Dunphy, Kay Dunphy, Chris Dunphy and Kim McGlynn and Father-...
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Sabino “Sam” J. Speranza
Sabino “Sam” J. Speranza passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the age of 77. He was the beloved Husband of Helen. Loving Father of Daniel (Kimberly) and Joann (Chuck). Cherished Grandfathe...
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10068U.S. health officials on Thursday reported the first case in the country of a patient with an infection resistant to all known antibiotics, and expressed grave concern that the superbug could pose serious danger for routine infections if it spreads. "We risk being in a post-antibiotic world," said Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, referring to the urinary tract infection of a 49-year-old Pennsylvania woman who had not travelled within the prior five months. Frieden, speaking at a National Press Club luncheon in Washington, D.C., said the infection was not controlled even by colistin, an antibiotic that is reserved for use against "nightmare bacteria." The infection was reported Thursday in a study appearing in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, a publication of the American Society for Microbiology.


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Harrold ISD Superintendent David Thweatt pauses for a photo on Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Harrold, Texas. The unlikely battleground over whether U.S. schools must provide bathroom rights to transgender students is here in Harrold: a farming town with only 100 students, a high school graduating class of four this May and not one transgender person on campus. (AP Photo/Paul J. Weber)HARROLD, Texas (AP) — An unlikely battleground over whether public schools must allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice is taking shape in two tiny towns in Texas and Arizona, neither of which currently enrolls anyone who is transgender.


2016-05-26 20:34:01 -0400

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has now secured the backing of 1,238 delegates, one more than the 1,237 needed, according to the Associated PressWhite House hopeful Donald Trump claimed victory in the Republican nomination race, while shrugging off criticism from the man he aims to replace, President Barack Obama, who blasted the billionaire's ignorance and arrogant attitude. Trump vaulted past the threshold of 1,237 needed to win the party's primary race when a group of unbound delegates from North Dakota said they would back him. The accomplishment caps an extraordinary rise by a political neophyte whose campaign was widely derided as a distraction and a publicity stunt last June, when Trump announced his candidacy.


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