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Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Tired of the same news 24/7-Investigations, allegations, sexual harassment charges, what hat Melania is wearing, Trump always always denying everything. It really is sickening all over the news nig...
The Stormy Daniels Case Made Easy: Contract Law for Porn Stars
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro In Stormy Daniels v. Donald J. Trump, Michael Cohen, and the LLC that paid her the $130,000 in hush money, in   federal court in Los Angeles , she is asking the court to let her ou...
The Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
A New Law to Further the Prevention of Sexual Harassment in NYC Workplaces The New York City Council recently passed legislation called the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act. If Mayor Bill de Blasi...
SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 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 | 69 69 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 | 18 18 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 | 59 59 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 | 284 284 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...

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Partnership unveiled to donate computers to low-income families
A new program will allow corporations to donate pre-owned and refurbished computers to low-income families, spearheaded by Borough President Eric Adams and TechFIN, a nonprofit based in Downtown Br...
Feb 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Restaurant Week offers “Grand” deals on meals
Runs for two weeks until February 11
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Former Lindsay Park co-op president sentenced for corruption
Residents and advocates celebrate, highlight her actions
Jan 30, 2018 | 21 21 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 48 48 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...
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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
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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 | 39 39 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 | 25 25 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 | 27 27 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 | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Math, science teachers honored for innovation
Two from Queens, two from Brooklyn among winners
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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 | 16 16 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
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