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What Employers Should Know About Retaliation
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen Hans Based on Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)   explains that it is illegal for employers to fire, demote, or otherwise “retali...
JUST LISTED: 1 Family Brick Home in Rego Park (89-18 63rd Ave) NY 11374
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1 Family Brick Home for Sale in Rego Park NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Rego Park 1 Family Brick Home for Sale. ...
More Trees, Please! Wealthy neighborhoods have the most trees!
Jun 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 687 687 recommendations | email to a friend
  "God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools." ~John Muir If you'd like to request a tree p...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: JUNE 2015
Jun 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
JUNE 2015 QUEENS REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE The pace of existing home sales increased slightly from April to May according to the latest report released by the Long island Board of Realtors. This is...
Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same week...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made...
Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congre...
How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tel...
Food Industry Labeling: The Nuances of Meeting FDA Standards
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
At the end of November, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) began requiring restaurants and vending machine companies to label foods for nutritional value. At first glance, this requiremen...

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New York State’s Budget and the 15th State Senatorial District
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When Did Business Sensibility Become a Partisan Issue?
In the current economic crisis, I have heard many people question their political party affiliation. I have also witnessed other voters staunchly defend the party that they have been with since the...
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Give Bloomberg notice, reinstate term limits
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City plan for outer borough cab service suspect
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Wilson a Good Choice for Controller
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DiNapoli Needs to Own Up to Legislative Record
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Don't ban bad food, make good food more available
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New Program Would Help Homeless Vets
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In Favor Of A Tennis Stadium Sale
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Republicans can't expect to roll to victory in New York
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First responders deserve aid
The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act is a no-brainer. Members of the House of Representatives understood this, and passed the critical healthcare legislation by a wide margin. Now it'...
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Newtown Creek Superfund right move
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Truck route change a win
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You’re Number Is Up, If You’re Lucky
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Be Wary of Social Security Scams
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank's adjustment to the discount on Greek banks' collateral for emergency funding will not impact their regular business, a person familiar with the situation said on Monday.
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France's President Francois Hollande, left, welcomes German chancellor Angela Merkel prior to a meeting, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, France, Monday, July 6, 2015. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has arrived at the Elysee Palace for talks with French President Francois Hollande about the Greek crisis. The two are expected to issue a joint statement that's likely to reflect the line to be taken at the summit. France has appeared more conciliatory than Germany toward Greece over the past few months of protracted bailout discussions. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):


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Pope Francis waves from the popemobile upon arrival for an open-air mass at Samanes Park in Guayaquil, Ecuador on July 6, 2015The first pope from Latin America waved from his popemobile at a park in Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city, where a jubilant crowd of more than 600,000 people welcomed him, according to official figures. A sea of Catholics, many from neighboring countries, held pictures of the pope or images of the Virgin Mary at Los Samanes park, as firefighters sprayed the crowd with water to keep them cool amid punishing heat. Authorities had anticipated a crowd of more than one million people on the second day of the pope's trip to the region, which will also include stops in Bolivia and Paraguay.


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