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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 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 | 37 37 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 | 185 185 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 | 55 55 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 | 54 54 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 | 81 81 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 | 340 340 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 | 52 52 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...
Reduce Workers Comp Fees: Compulsory Workplace Notices & WPS Charges
Mar 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
Did your company receive a notice from the New York Compensation Rating Board with subject, “Compulsory Workplace Safety and  L oss  P revention  P rogram” or did State Insurance Fund or other insu...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 876 876 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...

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Business owners urge city to kill armory plan
A group of Crown Heights business owner are the latest people to raise issue with the city’s plan to redevelop the vacant Bedford Union Armory. In a letter to Mayor Bill de Blasio and Councilwoman ...
Aug 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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City hopes changes will lead to safer J’ouvert
Yearly Caribbean celebration pushed to daylight
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Pols urge Army to change streets honoring Confederate generals
Elected officials are continuing the fight to remove Confederate-inspired street names from a Brooklyn military base. Fort Hamilton in the shadows of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge contains street na...
Aug 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials want deep investigation into possible burial site
Diary suggests slaves were buried there in 19th century
Aug 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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CCBQ center helps Brooklyn residents battle addiction
Flatbush facility offers a wide range of services
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens senator, advocates push for bail reform
Effort spurred by the long saga of the Pedro Hernandez case
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Senator Daniel Squadron resigns
Will launch national effort to push back on Trump
Aug 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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Law enforcement leaders denounce increased ICE arrests
Brooklyn man that testified in homicide cases faces deportation
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wyckoff Heights hospital workers rally in wake of layoffs
1199SEIU urges hospital to partner with other facilities
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pols respond to Brooklyn hit-and-run deaths
Local elected officials spoke out last week after two fatal hit-and-run crashes occurred in two neighborhoods in Brooklyn. Last Saturday morning, 27-year-old Neftaly Ramirez was struck by a private...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williamsburg advocates rally to build BQGreen park
Green space would run over stretch of BQE
Aug 01, 2017 | 8 8 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Widow of slain cop welcomes daughter
The widow of a cop executed in Brooklyn in 2014 gave birth to Angelina, a healthy baby girl, last week at Weill Cornell Hospital. Sanny Liu, the widow of late Detective WenJian Liu, gave birth to h...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hotel Trades Council opens innovate Brooklyn health care facility
All health care services located under one roof
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP releases recommendations for Broadway Triangle
Rejects controversial Pfizer site redevelopment
Jul 25, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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FSHD cyclists complete cross-country journey
Team receives ovation at finish line
Jul 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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