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Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Restaurant Industry
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Why Is Sexual Harassment so Prevalent? Sexual harassment is more prevalent in the restaurant industry than any other industry. Statistics show that 90% of women and 70% of men working in the restau...
How to Avoid Boating Accidents: Boats and Personal Watercraft
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Jet Skis®, WaveRunners® and Other Personal Watercraft (PWC) Have High Accident Rates Warmer weather and extra daylight hours make summer the perfect time for outdoor sports like boating and persona...
What to Expect from the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Company
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How the Workers’ Compensation Evaluates Your Work Injury Claim Queens |NYC| Brooklyn |Bronx Workers’ Compensation Lawyers In the wake of a work-related injury, you want an experienced and knowledge...
How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 304 304 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
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Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...
Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 391 391 recommendations | email to a friend
August 25–26, 2018: the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival in Nassau County on Long Island This year, Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP takes pride in being the lead sponsor of the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festi...
Why You Have Legal Rights in Construction Accidents Involving Falling Objects
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Can Injured workers and families who have lost their loved ones pursue lawsuits? By December of 2017, a construction site at 61 Ninth Avenue in Chelsea had been repeatedly cited for construction co...
Company Security and Surveillance: Where Should Employers Draw the Line?
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Are Your Security and Surveillance Policies Violating Privacy Laws? Companies have the right to protect against internal theft or property destruction. They also have a responsibility to evaluate p...
Changes in New York State and NYC Sexual Harassment Laws
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Sexual Harassment: Mandatory Arbitration and Nondisclosure Agreements The NY legislature passed changes in sexual harassment law that Governor Cuomo signed into law on April 17, 2018. These laws we...
Your Rights Regarding Medical Treatment after a Work Injury
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It’s common knowledge in New York that, in the event of a work-related injury, you have a right to seek medical attention and have the costs covered by the workers’ compensation insurance provider....

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Seniors get involved in participatory budgeting
Dozens of seniors got a firsthand look at the participatory budgeting process in Clinton Hill last week. The office of Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo held the first of several neighborhood assemblies la...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates want NYCHA to re-open Gowanus community center
Could provide cultural space as neighborhood undergoes change
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2017
INSIDE: A Top High School is an Investment in Your Child and Family: The personalized and quality education that a Top High School offers shouldn't be looked at as an added expense, but an investme...
Oct 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Walk to End Alzheimer's set for 11/4
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and four loca...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pipsqueak offers whimsical toy shopping in Brooklyn
For Alejandro Escalante, owner of Pipsqueak Children’s Shoppe in Brooklyn, toys are the family business. His grandfather owned a toy store in his native Venezuela, so it was only natural that Escal...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to create electric car charging hubs in each borough
Hope to encourage drivers to buy greener vehicles
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingsland Wildflower Festival highlights green roofs
Annual event partners with local environment groups
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report details the gentrification of Bed-Stuy
Finds huge economic growth not shared by all
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Brooklyn brainstorms future for Meeker Avenue underpass
Residents want public space, bike paths, other amenities
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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9/11 victims honored in Brooklyn ceremonies
Banner commemorates the 266 lost in attacks
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint native jumps into City Council race
Greenpoint native Victoria Cambranes, a newcomer in politics, has decided to run for City Council. Running under her own “Progress for All” party, she is challenging incumbent Councilman Stephen Le...
Sep 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 198 198 recommendations | email to a friend
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Activists hold multi-neighborhood gentrification march
The Brooklyn Anti-gentrification Network (BAN) hosted a day of rallies on September 9 to draw attention to issues of gentrification, racism and police brutality. The march started at the Barclays C...
Sep 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
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Revelers pack Eastern Parkway for West Indian Day parade
Scholarships honor Cuomo aide killed two years ago
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Pol envisions a new transit future for Red Hook
Red Hook is what's known as a transportation desert, but Councilman Carlos Menchaca is hoping to change that. “It’s time to put Red Hook on the transit map so our residents have better access to jo...
Sep 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams recommends no condos for armory development
Borough President Eric Adams is recommending that any redevelopment of the Bedford Union Armory avoid the development of market-rate condos, and that the city maintain ownership of the site. Back i...
Sep 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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