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Helping You Better Understand Your Rights When You Have Been Injured on the Job by cjleclaire
Aug 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 342 342 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt at work, you have a right to seek workers’ compensation benefits, designed to cover lost wages, as well as any medical expenses resulting from the injury. But the workers’ compensation laws can be confusing and complex. You may not know your rights or where you start to ge...
What Losses Does a Workers’ Compensation Cover? by cjleclaire
Aug 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 326 326 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Pyrros & Serres LLP When you have been injured at work, your injuries can extend beyond the obvious ones. What happens if you slip and fall, breaking a bone, but also shattering your glasses or a tooth? What if your injury leaves a permanent scar? What types of losses does a workers’ compens...
Sad but True-1st.Time buyers today! by jimmyturano
Aug 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Many can relate to the following and it is sad for 1st.time buyers today. Here we go from a 38 year experienced Real Estate Broker.. When I was 18 years old I bought a used car for $500 dollars. Today an 18 year old can buy a used car for $5,000 dollars for a good one. But most today in general l...
Some Thing You May Not Have Known about Queens by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens—it’s the largest of the five boroughs of New York in terms of sheer geographical expanse, and, with nearly 2.5 million residents, it would be the 4th largest city in the nation if the five boroughs were separate cities (behind Los Angeles, Chicago and neighboring borough Brooklyn, in case ...
The James Damore Google Memo Firing and Its Legal Consequences – It Could Potentially Blaze New Trails in Constitutional Law by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 432 432 recommendations | email to a friend
James Damore is the Google software engineer who wrote the “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber,” Memo , arguing that genetics are the primary reason why software engineering is dominated by men . Stated that way, his position sounds very sexist, but, in fairness to him, he does not say that women ...
Heartburn Drugs Linked to Severe Side Effects by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 404 404 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Rudolph F. X. Migliore, P.C. The Differences Between Nexium and Prilosec:   Nexium   is a prescription drug that treats GERD (Gastro esophageal reflux disease), Zollinger- Ellison Syndrome, ulcers, and heartburn. Nexium is usually only prescribed to adults, for acid reflux but can be prescri...
Grand Central Parkway Car Accident Involves Four Cars, Two Deaths and Seven Injuries by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 375 375 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP On Sunday morning, July 17, a Grand Central Parkway car accident took the lives of two people and left seven others injured. The accident occurred near 188th St. in Jamaica Estates around 6:30 a.m. Grand Central Parkway Car Accident Details Andrew Shakespeare, ...
What Happens If You Can’t Locate a Will? by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 354 354 recommendations | email to a friend
So you spend the time and money to carefully plan out your estate and you prepare and execute a will that ensures that your property goes exactly where you want it to. Once you’ve made it official, you put the original copy of your last will and testament with your other important papers, in a fi...
How Many Racist Statements Does It Take to Create a Hostile Work Environment? by cjleclaire
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
If is severe enough, one racist statement can create a hostile work environment, according to the United State Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. This court hears appeals for New York, Vermont and Connecticut. As reported in   The Legal Intelligencer   , in the case   Daniel v. T&M Protecti...
The Confidentiality Clause – The Abuse That Keeps on Giving by cjleclaire
Jul 26, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro   |   Jul 25, 2017   |   confidentiality clause The First Amendment guarantees us the right to free speech, but unfortunately, it is generally legal to force employees (or anyone else) to sign this away. Businesses do this by making people sign confidentiality clauses to get hire...