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HOW TO PROTECT YOUR SMALL BUSINESS AGAINST SEXUAL HARASSMENT
Jan 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Q&A that Applies to Sexual Harassment in Small Business Environments If you are a small business owner, you may wonder how to protect your small business from sexual harassment and resulting claims...
W.O.R.K.S Little League 2018 Registration
Jan 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
W.O.R.K.S. Little League is pleased to announce registration dates for our Spring 2018 season. W.O.R.K.S. Little League (Formerly Rich-Haven Little League) has been serving the communities of Richm...
Frequently Asked Questions about Mesothelioma in the Workplace
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
Addressing Your Concerns about Work-Related Mesothelioma According to research, as many as 3,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with Mesothelioma every year. The only known cause of Meso...
Answers to Common Questions about Cancer Caused by Work Exposure to Asbestos
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
For decades, many workers in New York have been exposed to asbestos in the workplace. It’s now clear that asbestos exposure can lead to certain types of cancer, as well as other physical maladies. ...
Driving Tips for Winter Weather
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Driving in winter weather can be a challenge and understanding some basic ideas about how to drive on ice or in snow can help prevent accidents. Treacherous wint...
WHAT WOULD RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE MEAN FOR THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY?
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 261 261 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Most people assume that restaurant workers would be thrilled about a raise in the minimum wage, but that restaurant owners would not be in favor of it. An interesting situation...
Protecting Your Rights during an Insurance Company Medical Examination
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 261 261 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, it’s pretty common that the workers’ compensation insurance provider will require that you submit to a medical exam...
What You Want in a Workers’ Compensation Attorney
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 292 292 recommendations | email to a friend
New York, Queens Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Things to Look For When You Hire a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer When you’re hurt on the job, it can often seem like an open and shut case, but the rea...
Avoid Drunk Drivers During the Holiday Season
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 255 255 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving marked the beginning of the holiday season, which ends after New Years Day. Everyone gets excited, and typically, this is a festive time with lots of parties, gift giving, dining out a...
Keeping Your Ex Spouse from Being Administrator of Your Estate
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
In most situations, the last person you would want to give the authority to administer your estate would be a former spouse. In fact, to avoid such a contingency, it’s a fairly common practice for ...

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We can't afford to be silent any longer
If there is anything I've learned this weekend, it's that our silence is permission. So I am not going to be silent, although I have been in the past. I've been silent when I've seen the looks that...
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community rallies to save Brooklyn health facilities
SUNY Downstate will fund school-based centers for another year
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State Senator Daniel Squadron resigns
Will launch national effort to push back on Trump
Aug 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our amazing community
On the evening of August 7, Councilman Steve Levin's office collaborated with Transportation Alternatives to host a street safety forum for Greenpoint. Sadly, it was not my first street safety foru...
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers stop in Williamsburg on mass transit tour
Discuss effect of L train shutdown on local commuters
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Wyckoff Heights hospital workers rally in wake of layoffs
1199SEIU urges hospital to partner with other facilities
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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 | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williamsburg advocates rally to build BQGreen park
Green space would run over stretch of BQE
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Make this death the last
Like many New Yorkers, I am haunted by the past. Every time I unlock my bike, I remember two people who have shaped my life, unbeknownst to them. I didn't know either one, but their impacts have be...
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alternate-side parking reduced in north Brooklyn
Greenpoint and Williamsburg residents will soon only have to wake up early to move their cars twice a week. Assemblyman Joseph Lentol announced last Thursday that the Department of Sanitation (DSNY...
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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 | 60 60 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 | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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FSHD cyclists complete cross-country journey
Team receives ovation at finish line
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Time for us to wake up
The other week, I was door knocking to get our council member Stephen Levin on the ballot, and I was surprised to see how few people who were listed as Democrats were aware of the position of City ...
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Waterfront OY/YO sculpture comes to Williamsburg
New Yorkers gazing at the Brooklyn waterfront will once again have the chance to say “Yo!” The popular “OY/YO” sculpture has officially moved to Williamsburg’s North 5th Street Pier and Park. Last ...
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