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WHAT WOULD RAISING THE MINIMUM WAGE MEAN FOR THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY? by cjleclaire
Dec 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 427 427 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans Most people assume that restaurant workers would be thrilled about a raise in the minimum wage, but that restaurant owners would not be in favor of it. An interesting situation took place in Maine last summer that is worthy of note regarding minimum wages. According to   The ...
Protecting Your Rights during an Insurance Company Medical Examination by cjleclaire
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 484 484 recommendations | email to a friend
When you have been hurt on the job, and have filed a workers’ compensation claim, it’s pretty common that the workers’ compensation insurance provider will require that you submit to a medical examination by a doctor chosen by the insurer. It’s important that you understand that you have a number...
What You Want in a Workers’ Compensation Attorney by cjleclaire
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 475 475 recommendations | email to a friend
New York, Queens Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Things to Look For When You Hire a Workers’ Compensation Lawyer When you’re hurt on the job, it can often seem like an open and shut case, but the reality is that many legitimate claims are initially rejected. That’s one of the primary reasons you wa...
Avoid Drunk Drivers During the Holiday Season by cjleclaire
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving marked the beginning of the holiday season, which ends after New Years Day. Everyone gets excited, and typically, this is a festive time with lots of parties, gift giving, dining out and drinking alcoholic beverages. However despite the good cheer, statistics also show that binge dri...
Keeping Your Ex Spouse from Being Administrator of Your Estate by cjleclaire
Dec 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 343 343 recommendations | email to a friend
In most situations, the last person you would want to give the authority to administer your estate would be a former spouse. In fact, to avoid such a contingency, it’s a fairly common practice for parties to a divorce to include language in the divorce decree prohibiting either from acting as adm...
Judge Roy Moore and the Sexual Allegations He Faces by cjleclaire
Dec 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 279 279 recommendations | email to a friend
What could be more damning for a political career than allegations of sexual misconduct? In today’s media climate, sexual allegations are a powerful juggernaut to take down almost anyone’s political career. They are also a force to be reckoned with for company executives and other prominent figur...
REPRESENTATIVE CONYERS: CLAIMS MOUNTING ABOUT SEXUAL MISCONDUCT by cjleclaire
Dec 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Stephen D. Hans   | Dec 7, 2017 |   Employment Defense Attorney ,   Sexual Harassment   Since multiple allegations of sexual misconduct emerged regarding Harvey Weinstein, during the past month, other women have come forward in Hollywood and other industries to make their claims of sexual ha...
Workers Compensation Claims: Battling the Employers' Insurance Company by danroserealestate
Dec 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 245 245 recommendations | email to a friend
The only reason why an employer disputes over a workers' compensation claim is money. Employers pay premiums to insurance companies for worker's compensation benefits which is mandatory in most states. When injured workers start filing for benefits, the insurance premiums are greatly affected. Pr...
Selling your home quickly and for the most money! by godfather
Dec 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Considering selling? It does not matter if it is December, March, or Summer time, if your home is priced right, marketed properly, you can sell your home in the shortest amount of time and for the most money. Quick questions to ask a Realtor when considering selling your home or settling an estat...
What Happens at a Workers' Compensation Hearing and Why Are They Scheduled? by cjleclaire
Dec 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 349 349 recommendations | email to a friend
What Happens at a Workers' Compensation Hearing and Why Are They Scheduled? When you've been injured on the job, one of the first things you'll do is notify your employer and file a claim for workers' compensation. In some situations, your claim will be approved without the need for a hearing, an...