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How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 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 | 19 19 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 | 22 22 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 | 50 50 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?
May 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 58 58 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 | 103 103 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 | 114 114 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 | 211 211 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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Construction hurting Myrtle Avenue businesses, owners say
Stringer visits BID as part of citywide tour of small biz
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Housing advocates hold rallies across Brooklyn
Separate calls for affordable housing in Bushwick, East New York
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maloney kicks off 2016 re-election campaign
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney believes that if you love your job, you’ll never have to work a day in your life. By that standard, she said, she hasn’t been to work the entire time she’s been in Con...
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint Chamber honors East River Ferry at annual meeting
NY1 anchor talks future of media for keynote address
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Police arrest one suspect behind nighttime burglaries
The 94th Precinct announced that officers arrested a person suspected to be behind the string of 19 nighttime burglaries in northern Brooklyn. Captain Stefan Komar said since the individual’s arres...
Mar 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community boating groups planning April fundraiser
LIC, North Brooklyn clubs joining forces
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Thoughts on gentrification
I have been reading an excellent oral history book called "The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the 21st Century." This book follows the thread of gentrification largel...
Mar 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Project expo kicks off PB voting for District 34
Vote week runs until April 3 in North Brooklyn & Ridgewood
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94th Precinct sees rise in nighttime burglaries
Williamsburg and Greenpoint have suffered a string of recent nighttime burglaries targeting new or converted apartment buildings, according to the 94th Precinct. Between February 19 and March 14, o...
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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94th Precinct sees rise in nighttime burglaries
Williamsburg and Greenpoint have suffered a string of recent nighttime burglaries targeting new or converted apartment buildings, according to the 94th Precinct. Between February 19 and March 14, o...
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The local political revolution
Bernie Sanders is making many people I know believe in politics. Some of them are even registering to vote for the first time. I'm really glad about this, because despite my cynicism, I really do b...
Mar 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nearly year-long M train shutdown looming
Before the L train is shut down between Brooklyn and Manhattan creating what some believe will be a mass transit nightmare, M train riders in Ridgewood, Bushwick and Middle Village will have to dea...
Mar 22, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Support local businesses, both old and new
Walking home down Graham Avenue from an afternoon in Manhattan, I was excited to see that the Meat Hook was flourishing in it's new space. There's something really satisfying about seeing a busines...
Mar 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lifelong Greenpoint resident serves as aide at St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Considers it one of greatest honors of her life
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You can't buy a 'place'
Lately I've been arguing with too many strangers. It's happened every Friday night for nearly a month. The identical argument. It usually occurs after a few beers, whether they are mutually shared ...
Mar 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine's Elina Svitolina celebrates winning her third round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Serbia's Ana Ivanovic at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, May 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)PARIS (AP) — In her seven previous matches with Ana Ivanovic, Elina Svitolina had only managed to win a set.


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CAPE CANVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is trying once more to inflate a new experimental room at the International Space Station.
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In this Oct. 9, 1997 file photo, Giorgio Albertazzi, left, smiles next to Nobel prize laureate Dario Fo, in Milan, Italy. Albertazzi, a theater and film actor and director famed especially for playing, well into old age, the emperor's role based on "Memories of Hadrian," died at the age of 92 in his native Tuscany, Italy, his family announced Saturday, May 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, files)ROME (AP) — Giorgio Albertazzi, a theater and film actor and director famed especially for playing, well into old age, the emperor's role based on "Memories of Hadrian," died Saturday in his native Tuscany.


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