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SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
As the weather warms up, people take to the road and want to spend more time outdoors. In particular, an increasing number of bicyclists and pedestrians join the thoroughfares, and motorists need t...
Employee Salary Histories
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Employers Ask Employees About their Salary History? On May 4, 2017, the New York City Council passed a bill that limited what an employer can ask job candidates about their salary history, comp...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act
Apr 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Clarifications for Employers for Women in the Workplace In June of 2014, the Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York signed amendments to the New York State Human Rights Law, which bolstered civil rights...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
The parent company of Weinstein Co.filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on March 20, 2018. Before that, Eric Schneiderman, the New York Attorney General, had filed a lawsuit again...
How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers?
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York Compassionate Care Act (NYCCA) protects patients who are certified to use medical marijuana from being subject to criminal or civil marijuana charges. We live in an age where some stat...
MORE ABOUT EMPLOYEE WAGE DEDUCTIONS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans As an employer, have you ever wondered if a wage deduction you made was legal? New York Labor Law establishes what is legal and what is not for wage deductions. If you have que...
RESTAURANT INDUSTRY: FAQS ABOUT TIPS
Mar 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 434 434 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Owners in the restaurant industry often have questions about tips. As a restaurant owner, it’s important to know your rights and responsibilities regarding tips so you can avoi...
A Renaissance Woman In New York City. Interview With LindaAnn LoSchiavo
Mar 18, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 672 672 recommendations | email to a friend
  An interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena She is the optimal example of a  Renaissance woman  and a  New Yorker  combined: humble but determined, soft spoken but direct, with a genial attitude not u...
Reduce Workers Comp Fees: Compulsory Workplace Notices & WPS Charges
Mar 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
Did your company receive a notice from the New York Compensation Rating Board with subject, “Compulsory Workplace Safety and  L oss  P revention  P rogram” or did State Insurance Fund or other insu...
Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...

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Bushwick tenants demand fixes for heat, water in their building
Filed complaint with NYC Human Rights Commission
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mobile shower for the homeless to roll through Brooklyn
Help is on the way for Brooklyn’s homeless neighbors. Borough President Eric Adams and Councilman Carlos Menchaca joined community organizations in Sunset Park last Wednesday to announce funding fo...
Jan 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transit advocates, pols clash over congestion pricing plan
Panel’s recommendation would charge drivers $11.52 in Manhattan
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Hochul tours SUNY Downstate’s biotech incubator
Officials discuss capital needs of the Brooklyn hospital
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lawmakers urge Cuomo to use design-build for BQE
A bipartisan group of state legislators are calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to authorize design-build methods to expedite the reconstruction of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE). In a January 5...
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speakers slam Donald Trump at MLK tribute event
Contrast president’s actions to King’s legacy
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn-based company offers office solutions
Touts importance of getting involved with local chambers
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingsland Wildflowers: One Step Ahead to Sustainability
“I think it’s filling something hollow in a lot of New Yorkers”
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Math, science teachers honored for innovation
Two from Queens, two from Brooklyn among winners
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adams honors local heroes of the holiday season
Ceremony highlights work of NYPD, social entrepreneurs
Jan 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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BP calls for domestic violence registry after death
Adams excoriates officers for allegedly not leaving their car
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Armory protesters removed from mayor’s town hall
Constituents question de Blasio on gentrification, NYCHA issues
Dec 26, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn BP signs agreement with Latin American consuls
MOU commits to collaborating on business, culture
Dec 26, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Homeowners to get $183 rebate on water bill: mayor
Homeowners throughout the five boroughs received an early holiday present from the city. Last Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the New York Court of Appeals has upheld the Water Board...
Dec 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reyna to leave deputy borough president post
Former councilwoman reflects on her legacy in Brooklyn
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