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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
Aug 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
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Summer Camp Injuries: Prevention, Risks and Liability
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What types of risks sometimes exist at summer camp? Summer camp injuries in most cases are not typically serious and the majority of children across the United States enjoy summer camp. However, wh...
MIDDLE VILLAGE YOUNG PEOPLE NOT WORKING
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MIDDLE VILLAGE-has more young people not working between 22 years of age to 40 years of age. They mostly live with their parents or parent. Imagine no guidance, no retirement plans, just existing d...

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Registration is open for Get to the Point 5K
On your mark, get set, register! Registration is underway for the 25th annual “Get to the Point” 5K run in Greenpoint. The race is set for Sunday, October 14 at 1 p.m. The pre-race pasta party will...
Jul 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual Giglio festival marks 115 years
Thousands gathered in Williamsburg last Sunday for the annual Giglio feast, a longstanding tradition in the community with Italian roots. The spectacle, which marked 115 years, is a shared celebrat...
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New Outreach leader looks to improve access to services
Debra Pantin takes over after Kathleen Riddle steps down
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NYCC endorses challenger Myrie over Hamilton
An insurgent State Senate candidate in Brooklyn has picked up a key endorsement from an activist organization that once supported the incumbent. Zellnor Myrie, who is challenging State Senator Jess...
Jul 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Citi Bike expands coverage before L train shutdown
Come 2019, expect to see more Citi Bikes in Brooklyn and Manhattan as commuters try to adjust to the impending L train shutdown. Last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city has reached ...
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership celebrates plaza opening
Project construction took 10 years to complete
Jun 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sing for Hope brings J. Mascis to Brooklyn Library for free show
Sing for Hope, a leading arts non-profit in New York City, and MINI USA brought J. Mascis of Dinosaur Jr. fame and Jukebox the Ghost to Brooklyn for a concert with the #MINIPiano at the Brooklyn Pu...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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L train mitigation bill falls short in Albany
Despite passing the Assembly, a bill proposed by north Brooklyn lawmakers to help mitigate the L train shutdown failed in Albany. Last Wednesday night, the Republican-controlled State Senate blocke...
Jun 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 26 26 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
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trailblazing NYPD detective hangs up her badge
Michele Randall-Williams led security for notable officials
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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