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Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 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 | 63 63 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 | 67 67 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 | 485 485 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 | 478 478 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 | 492 492 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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Nonprofit group distributes professional attire for men
As young men walked by a rack of dress shirts and a table full of ties and socks on Myrtle Avenue in Fort Greene, Kevin Livingston stopped them to ask if they knew how to tie a tie or wanted a shir...
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor to Puerto Rico: ‘more help is on the way’
Asks New Yorkers to continue donating needed items
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seniors get involved in participatory budgeting
Dozens of seniors got a firsthand look at the participatory budgeting process in Clinton Hill last week. The office of Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo held the first of several neighborhood assemblies la...
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates want NYCHA to re-open Gowanus community center
Could provide cultural space as neighborhood undergoes change
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TOP HIGH SCHOOLS 2017
INSIDE: A Top High School is an Investment in Your Child and Family: The personalized and quality education that a Top High School offers shouldn't be looked at as an added expense, but an investme...
Oct 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Walk to End Alzheimer's set for 11/4
The Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and four loca...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pipsqueak offers whimsical toy shopping in Brooklyn
For Alejandro Escalante, owner of Pipsqueak Children’s Shoppe in Brooklyn, toys are the family business. His grandfather owned a toy store in his native Venezuela, so it was only natural that Escal...
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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City to create electric car charging hubs in each borough
Hope to encourage drivers to buy greener vehicles
Sep 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingsland Wildflower Festival highlights green roofs
Annual event partners with local environment groups
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Report details the gentrification of Bed-Stuy
Finds huge economic growth not shared by all
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Brooklyn brainstorms future for Meeker Avenue underpass
Residents want public space, bike paths, other amenities
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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9/11 victims honored in Brooklyn ceremonies
Banner commemorates the 266 lost in attacks
Sep 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Greenpoint native jumps into City Council race
Greenpoint native Victoria Cambranes, a newcomer in politics, has decided to run for City Council. Running under her own “Progress for All” party, she is challenging incumbent Councilman Stephen Le...
Sep 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Activists hold multi-neighborhood gentrification march
The Brooklyn Anti-gentrification Network (BAN) hosted a day of rallies on September 9 to draw attention to issues of gentrification, racism and police brutality. The march started at the Barclays C...
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Revelers pack Eastern Parkway for West Indian Day parade
Scholarships honor Cuomo aide killed two years ago
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