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Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
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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?
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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
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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?
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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?
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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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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
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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
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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
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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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Are you having trouble evicting a tenant? The Landlord Center has been effectively representing landlords and have been very successful in fighting for their rights for over 20 years. The legal tea...

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Public sounds off on development at BBP
Elected officials oppose changes to 2005 proposal
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City Council allocates $500,000 for new labor centers
The city’s day laborers could soon have more regulated centers to find work after a recent $500,000 allocation in this year’s budget towards maintaining and opening new facilities, a major step, ad...
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ZAC Camp comes to Variety Boys & Girls Club for 2nd year
Teaches more students about water safety after successful inaugural year
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Demonstrators protest Sunset Park Library sale
Branch to be rebuilt in affordable housing
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BPL unveils redesigned bookmobile
Plain white vans replaced by Bushwick artists’ illustrations
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BP honors Good Samaritan, NYPD detective
Part of monthly series honoring borough’s best
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Young techies take part in hackathon
Event promotes diversity in tech industry
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Nation’s top volleyball players descend on Brooklyn
Battle it out for chance to compete in AVP Tour
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Board votes in favor of BK Heights library sale
Community Board 2 voted to recommend the controversial sale of the Brooklyn Heights Library to a private developer last week, capping off the community board input portion of the project’s ULURP ap...
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BP hosts tenant harassment town halls
Says distinct patterns emerging across the borough
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6,500 Red Hook residents to receive free WiFi
Part of $10M investment in NYCHA broadband
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Brooklyn Chamber launches LGBT Committee
Diverse as the myriad cultures that comprise its population, Brooklyn’s small business landscape is an ever-changing combination of the old and new, the frivolous and the necessary, a fraud protect...
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Brooklyn opens first human milk bank depot
Gravesend site among new wave participating in milk banks
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City agencies launch anti-littering campaign
Aim to clean up city’s beaches
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East Flatbush park gets million dollar makeover
Improvements to playground, athletic courts, aesthetic
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Gov't report: Feds spend billions to run ancient technologyThe government is spending about three-fourths of its technology budget maintaining aging computer systems, including platforms more than 50 years old in vital areas from nuclear weapons to Social Security. ...


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Kenya Defence Forces soldiers secure an area during a foot patrol on the outskirts of the controlled area of the old airport in KismayuKenya's military said on Wednesday it had killed 21 al Shabaab fighters in Somalia where its troops are trying to defeat the militant Islamist group that has often struck civilian targets inside Kenya. Kenyan troops, which are in Somalia as part of an African Union (AU) deployment, struck a group of al Shabaab fighters in the west of the country, near the Kenyan border, David Obonyo, spokesman for Kenya Defence Forces, said in a statement.


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U.S. President Barack Obama attends a town hall meeting with members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative at the GEM Center in Ho Chi Minh City, VietnamBy Matt Spetalnick HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama sought on Wednesday to ease growing Asian worries about the raucous election campaign to succeed him which has been dominated by the incendiary rhetoric of mogul Donald Trump, now the Republican Party's nominee. "I think other people sometimes look at our election system and say 'what a mess'," Obama told a townhall meeting with young leaders in Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon. Obama made the comments just before ending a three-day trip to Vietnam, whose high point was an announcement that Washington's ban on sales of lethal weapons to the country - a vestige of the Vietnam War - would be completely lifted.


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