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NYC Bans Polystyrene Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Judge Upholds the 2013 Law Banning Polystyrene for Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups In 2019 restaurants must begin phasing polystyrene cups and containers out of use. This change is a result of a...
Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect?
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
How Does Neglect Differ from Abuse? Finding out whether your parent, relative or friend has been the victim of nursing home neglect is vital for their wellbeing. Sadly, many elderly people are in s...
Matter of Van Patten—Undue Influence
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Probate Administration | Wrongful Actions There are certain basic legal requirements when a person transfers property, conveys a power of attorney or establishes a plan for the distribution of an e...
Legal Concerns for New York Restaurant Owners
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re opening a new restaurant in New York City or the surrounding area, there are certain legal requirements you must put in place. You will need to choose a business entity and get your licen...
Certain questions are taboo for employers to ask in a job interview. The most obvious ones are questions that could be regarded as discrimination. If you ask these types of questions, you could be held liable if a discrimination lawsuit is brought against you. Do not ask questions that intimate at anything to do with age, race, color, national origin or birthplace, religion, disability, genetic information, gender/sex or marital/family status/pregnancy. (EEOC)
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2019 Is Here with New Salary Thresholds The New York State overtime salary threshold draws the line between exempt salaried workers, who must be paid for overtime, and those non-exempt workers, who...
MASPETH,NY-BUYING A BRICK 2F. VS A FRAME 2F.
Feb 05, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
COLLECTION OF OPINIONS BY BROKERS IN THE AREA. BUYER BEWARE! BIG DIFFERENCE WHEN BUYING AN OLD FRAME 2F. HOME, MAYBE 100 YEARS OLD BY NOW, AND OR BUYING A YOUNG BRICK 2 FAMILY HOUSE, ESPECIALLY IF ...
Trump supporters still in denial-Why?
Jan 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend
How many Americans   are Pro Trump today, January 25, 2019?   It is hard to imagine, whether those who are still supportive of Trump knowing all the evidence put out so far, like how many staffers ...
Leo Vadalà’s “Some Grief, Some Joy” Will Move The Reader...
Jan 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 574 574 recommendations | email to a friend
Review by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Historical fiction  is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past. The term is commonly used as a synonym for the  historical n...
The Ever Changing World of Web Design & Websites
Jan 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 653 653 recommendations | email to a friend
A Brief Look Back and Look Forward at Websites It's a fact that the world of web design and websites is ever changing. New improvements in design and technology emerge all the time. Can you imagine...
How Important Is ADA Compliance for Your Website?
Jan 11, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 753 753 recommendations | email to a friend
ADA Non-Compliance and The Beyonce Website Lawsuit According to the   Hollywood Reporter , the lawsuit alleges that visually impaired users do not have equal access to the website’s products and se...

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De Blasio Roots Against Hardworking New Yorkers
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has pledged to sell off every fossil fuel investment owned by the city's pension funds. His decision to divest $5 billion of oil and natural gas company stocks and bon...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 319 319 recommendations | email to a friend
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VA loans and co-ops
Q. I was recently discharged from the military, and my lender told me that I qualify for a VA loan. However, when I met with the real estate broker, I was informed that that won’t work for a co-op ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
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USCIS Makes Changes to Policy on Gaining Unlawful Presence for Nonimmigrant Students and Exchange Visitors
Last month, USCIS issued a new policy memorandum which changes the way the agency will determine the accrual of unlawful presence for students in F, J, M status and their dependents while they are ...
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Travel ban latest in legacy of exclusion
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Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Conversation It's Hard to Believe We're Having
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 353 353 recommendations | email to a friend
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Long Wait for Bus Terminal in Flushing
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 315 315 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women Aren't Getting Enough Nutrients and That's Problematic
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Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 331 331 recommendations | email to a friend
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On Father's Day, I was Campaigning for my Wife
One evening, my wife Jessica Ramos and I hosted a phone bank in our apartment. When I had a caller on the line, he said he thought Jessica sounded like the right person to represent our community i...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
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School Safety Should Not Be a Political Issue
June is National Student Safety Month, and the topic could never be more important or relevant. Protecting our students – especially as recent tragedies have highlighted the need to review school s...
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 339 339 recommendations | email to a friend
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Exercise your right to vote on June 26
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Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
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Avoiding unlawful presence
Last month, Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a new policy memorandum that changes the way the agency will determine the accrual of unlawful presence for students in F, J, M status an...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 349 349 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don't let state eliminate FAR cap
There is a bill before the state legislature that would eliminate the cap on the floor-area ratio for new construction. What does that mean? Each zoning classification has a floor-area ratio (FAR) ...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 361 361 recommendations | email to a friend
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NAFTA Supplies America with Energy and Power
The Trump Administration unveiled an agenda for "energy dominance" shortly after taking office, promising to curb the global influence of countries like Russia and China with American energy export...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 360 360 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time for a real discussion on specialized high schools
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Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 368 368 recommendations | email to a friend
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Do I really need a broker?
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Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 364 364 recommendations | email to a friend
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