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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH OVERTIME AND WHY AREN’T I GETTING IT?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 315 315 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: The Van De Water Law Firm, P.C. Overtime Pay in New York Many employees in New York are eligible for overtime pay if they work more than 40 hours per week. Unless an employee has a job that...
Should You Hire Interns?
May 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 339 339 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Laws that Govern Paid and Unpaid Interns Some businesses hire interns or take on unpaid interns. This may seem like a good idea, and the costs of paying an intern are usually less than a r...
Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents
May 22, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 429 429 recommendations | email to a friend
by John Fazzini   Statistics Tell the Story of Why Texting While Driving Causes Accidents Forty-eight states (all except Missouri and Montana) have banned texting while driving for all drivers. Mis...
What Does Your Geographic Location Have to Do with SEO?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 578 578 recommendations | email to a friend
Location Based Marketing When you do a search, what do you type into the search box? Well, it depends on what you’re searching. If you’re going to purchase something from an online store, you proba...
Tips to Prevent Bicycle Accidents in the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Long Island
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 537 537 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Safety Prevention for Bike Riding New York City has numerous bicycles on the road, and as time goes along, the number continues to increase. The   DOH (Departmen...
Preventing Swimming Pool Injuries
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by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP   What Are the Risks for Swimming Pool Injuries? As warmer weather arrives, swimming pools become a favorite form of recreation for people across the country. Ho...
Biometrics and Employee Identification
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 499 499 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York City Has Proposed a Biometrics Privacy Law Biometrics is a new technology identification system being used by a variety of industries for various purposes. The primary...
What is the Gender Expression Non-Discrimination Act (GENDA)?
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 506 506 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans New York Passed GENDA in January, 2019 With the passage of GENDA, LGBTQ youth and transgender individuals have protection against discrimination and harassment based on New Yor...
#MeTOO? A Guide to What Exactly Constitutes Sexual Harassment in New York
May 20, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
As brought to light during the course of the #MeToo movement, it is illegal to harass an employee or even a job applicant in New York State due to that person’s sex or gender.  However, some of the...
A Vietnam Veterans wish for this Memorial Day 2019
May 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 561 561 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos Of The Vietnam War: The Real Story   David Ralph Retuya The Vietnam War is one of the most bloody and controversial wars in U.S history. To stop the rapid spread of the Soviet political infl...

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Impressive economic growth, but challenges linger in Brooklyn
State comptroller releases report on state of the borough
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Methodist Hospital’s new center tops out
Largest ambulatory site in borough slated to open in 2020
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New manufacturing building to open at Navy Yard
Site expected to create 700 to 1,000 jobs
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Advocacy groups want “fair” L train mitigation plan
With the L train shutdown less than a year away, community and advocacy groups are urging the city and MTA to release a final mitigation plan. Nearly a dozen organizations, ranging from environment...
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Trailblazing NYPD detective hangs up her badge
Michele Randall-Williams led security for notable officials
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After deadly crash, city proposes 9th Street redesign
De Blasio pushes for speed camera expansion legislation
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Brooklyn Bridge Park to open permanent pool
After years of advocacy, families will finally have a pool to call their own at Brooklyn Bridge Park. Last Friday, elected and city officials joined park leaders to announce that a permanent pool w...
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Prospect Park Alliance unveils vision for rose garden
The rose garden at Prospect Park may soon be overhauled into a multi-purpose green space for all Brooklynites to enjoy. The Prospect Park Alliance, a nonprofit group that advocates for the park, re...
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Library finds new way to be “instrumental” in Brooklyn
Patrons can now borrow music instruments for eight weeks
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Espinal opposes proposed Dekalb Avenue rezoning
Bushwick residents, rally, march against project
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Lawmakers urge Senate to pass employee-ownership bill
Legislation supports transitioning small businesses into cooperatives
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Grand Street BID hosts tour of retail spaces
Connects property owners to potential new businesses
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Bushwick residents, leaders rally for senior housing
Back plan to build 15,000 new affordable units
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South Brooklyn Marine Terminal reactivated
Elected officials, community groups celebrate achievement
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NewYork-Presbyterian unveils mobile stroke unit in Brooklyn
For patients experiencing a stroke, every second counts. Last Tuesday, NewYork-Presbyterian, along with Weill Cornell Medicine, Columbia University Irving Medical Center and the Fire Department, un...
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