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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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Street vendors protest $1,000 fines
Want maximum amount lowered back to $250
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Graves markers in Green-Wood vandalized
The staff at Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn were caught by surprise when they came to work the grounds on Tuesday, August 21, only to find the cemetery had been vandalized. After careful inspectio...
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn district leader eyes open Assembly seat
Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries's seat is opening up as he heads to Congress, and District Leader Walter Mosley is looking for a promotion. Mosley, a resident of Clinton Hill, is gunning to replace Jef...
Aug 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gardens floating in Gowanus instead of trash
Conservancy creates floating gardens for polluted waterway
Aug 22, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn DA to investigate case of woman killed by cop
Officer says gun went off as he tried to remove her from car
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Brooklyn's 'Greenest Block' unveiled
The greenest block in Brooklyn is official Lincoln Road between Bedford and Rogers avenue in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens. The winners of the 2012 Greenest Block in Brooklyn Contest were announced las...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Borough leaders mobilize to save SUNY Downstate
Say borough can't afford to lose more medical services
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New learning lab serving students in Park Slope
Students in Park Slope now have access to high-speed internet thanks to a partnership between Time Warner Cable, the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, and Good Shepherd S...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn nabe protests opening of Walgreens
Windsor Terrace residents held picket signs and chanted, “Greens Beans, Not Walgreens,” in protest of Walgreens taking over the lease of a former Key Food grocery store at Prospect and 11th avenues...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Something big growing in Brooklyn Navy Yard
Mayor Michael Bloomberg visited the Brooklyn Navy Yard last week for a tour of the largest rooftop farm in New York City. On the top of a building in the Navy Yard sits a 43,000-square-foot farm ru...
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Commuter vans worry they'll be out of business
Elected officials stood next to commuter van drivers in Jamaica to speak out against false promises by the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC), which they say have undercut and hurt their businesse...
Aug 08, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Big names come out to support Restler
On the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall, elected officials showed their support for Democratic State Committeeman Lincoln Restler, who is looking to secure his seat for a second term. Restler will fa...
Jul 31, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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New tour offers taste of old and new Brooklyn
A tour guide in Brooklyn is stepping back in time by using trolleys that were a popular form of transportation in the borough in the 1930s. However, the trolleys used in Brooklyn Trolley Tours only...
Jul 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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DoBro leaders look to capitalize on recent success
Outline plan to keep growing economy of neighborhood
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New museum captures history of Southside Williamsburg
A neighborhood is defined by its residents. That is the message behind the new Los Sures Museum located on South 1st Street between Bedford and Berry avenues in Southside Williamsburg. On Friday, J...
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Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., speaks with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016, before joining a bipartisan group of senators at a news conference to discuss legislation to improve the federal regulation of chemicals and toxic substances. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved a bipartisan bill that would for the first time regulate tens of thousands of toxic chemicals in everyday products from household cleaners to clothing and furniture.


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FILe - This is a 1972, file photo, showing Baltimore Colts defensive end Bubba Smith. The Concussion Legacy Foundation says former NFL defensive end Bubba Smith was diagnosed with the brain disease CTE by researchers after his death. (AP Photo/File)BOSTON (AP) — Former NFL defensive end Bubba Smith was diagnosed with the brain disease CTE by researchers after his death, the Concussion Legacy Foundation said Monday.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling the Senate passed legislation Tuesday to block new Obama administration rules that require financial professionals to put their client's best interest first when giving advice on retirement investments like individual retirement accounts.
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