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Facts About Sexual Harassment in the Restaurant Industry
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 183 183 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
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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
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
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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Cobble Hill hospital will flatline without cash infusion
SUNY considering closing Long Island College Hospital
Jan 29, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposed traffic changes to the Broadway corridor
DOT and Reyna present possible solutions to overcrowding
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G Train riders rally in Williamsburg
Riders join elected officials to call for better service
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City Council holds first hearing on Hurricane Sandy planning
Elected demand answers for destruction
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Businesses with delivery bikes face tighter restriction
Business owners who make deliveries on bicycles will have to adhere to a new set of regulations. The changes come after numerous complains about blatant law-breaking by delivery bicyclists. Beginni...
Jan 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Martin Luther King Day at BAM
Monday was not only the nation's 57th presidential inauguration reinstating President Barack Obama as the leader of the free world, but it was a day which freedom has particularly been remembered a...
Jan 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beer and wine join the books in Bushwick
Molasses Books gets a liquor license
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Miss Brooklyn Wins Miss America 2013
Alabama native and FIT student Mallory Hagan brings home the title for New York
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A safer route for cyclists and pedestrians
DOT investigates a solution to Pulaski Bridge overcrowding
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coalition puts pressure on Cablevision
Cablevision isn’t scoring well with customers and workers in Brooklyn. The Communication Workers of America made some noise and brought the issues to light a t a press conference on Thursday, Janua...
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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New development in Greenpoint
A 210-unit apartment building at 1133 Manhattan Avenue in Greenpoint is in the works. The building will be built on the site of a railroad repair factory, which is no longer in service. The develop...
Jan 03, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint's West Street could be headed north
The Transportation Committee of Community Board 1 last week got a look at plans to redesign West Street in Greenpoint, making it more friendly to pedestrians and bicyclists. The proposal is part of...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newtown neighbors still seek relief from Sandy aftermath
Lilly Rodriguez and her husband have lived in Greenpoint for 43 years, to which she explained that she has never before dealt with a flood like the one caused by Hurricane Sandy. "Since the water c...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Converting a historic landmark to a penthouse loft?
Their proposal for turning a building in Greenpoint’s Historic District into a penthouse loft did not go according to plan. This was something that Richard Baas, chief planning and development spec...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Macchiarola, former St. Francis president, passes at 71
Frank Macchiarola will be missed in Brooklyn. Friends and family members came to pay their respects to the former New York City schools chancellor, lining the hallways of St. Franics University, wh...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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