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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
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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....
Honesty—The Best Policy in a Workers' Compensation Claim
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The Dangers of Overstating or Understating the Nature of Your Injury When you've been injured on the job in the state of New York, you have a right to seek workers' compensation benefits to cover y...
How to Survive as a Small Business Owner Among a Myriad of Laws & Regulations
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Laws Small Business Owners Should Know About Business laws have multiplied over the years and as a small business owner, you might feel overwhelmed because there are so many. Which laws take priori...
Looking for an Apartment Part 2-The viewing
Aug 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
This is an example after one week of an apartment being shown in Greenpoint, thanks for the input from a well known Broker. 5 rooms, two bedroom modern apartment with wood floors on Manhattan Avenu...
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LOOKING FOR AN APARTMENT?
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Sunday, July 29, 2018 APARTMENTS FOR RENT, QUEENS/BROOKLYN   LOOKING FOR AN APARTMENT? WHETHER IN QUEENS OR BROOKLYN AREAS......... Before calling that agent within the apartment ad that you may se...

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PS 31 unveils new Green STEAM wing
Classrooms equipped with new technology for projects
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Shedding some light on the holiday lights
Last night, I sat down at a bar with an old friend of mine who is a small business owner in the neighborhood. I brought up the holiday lights, how happy I was to see them, and what a nice moment it...
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BQX advocates unveil prototype of proposed streetcar
Supporters say they need new modes of transportation
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All News is Local, Until It Isn't Anymore
Last week, my two favorite Internet news websites fell prey to a billionaire. DNAinfo and Gothamist focused on the hyper-local, the weird and the underreported topics of our local community. I am p...
Nov 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Controversial Pfizer site rezoning passes City Council
Opponents slam project as extending segregation
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Bushwick landlords fined for “buying out” tenants
The landlords of three Bushwick buildings were fined $132,000 for engaging in the illegal practice of “buying out” rent-stabilized tenants, according to a legal advocacy group. Brooklyn Legal Servi...
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Mayor allocates funds to develop Bushwick Inlet Park
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that his administration would allocate $17.5 million for the development and remediation of two parcels of parkland at Bushwick Inlet Park. One of the sites at 50 Ken...
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PS 34 STEM program receives $2,000 grant
A Greenpoint school got a boost to its math and science program. Last week, Assemblyman Joseph Lentol and the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) announced a $2,000 educati...
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The Secret History of Brooklyn's Sugar
It being Halloween week, I've been thinking deeply about spooky and scary elements of Greenpoint. Of course, we never need to look far! I've written in this space about how lucky our community is t...
Nov 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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City invests $40 million at seven health centers
Bushwick site to offer more services to local patients
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Mayor announces plan to protect loft tenants
Advocates prepare for push in Albany
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Levin defends record in office at City Council debate
Challenger Cambranes goes after incumbent on privatization
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Parents meet local educators at annual SchoolFest
In 2008, Susan Anderson was looking into pre-kindergarten programs in north Brooklyn for her son. She remembered feeling “absolutely overwhelmed” by the number of choices available. “The New York p...
Oct 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials break ground on new Greenpoint Library, education center
In 18 months, the residents of Greenpoint will finally get their new and improved library and environmental education center. On Monday afternoon, elected officials joined library leaders, communit...
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#metoo is Just the Beginning
Many of us have been overwhelmed by the recent “#metoo” campaign, where women across social media shared their experiences with sexual harassment and beyond. This was eye-opening for many, who thou...
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