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Long Island Roads See Two Police Officers Die in Separate Vehicle Crashes by cjleclaire
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes fate takes unexpected turns that we find unexplainable. The odds are slim to none that two former police officers about the same age would die in single vehicle crashes over the same weekend. Yet, this is what occurred. Suffolk County roads once again took their toll on individuals, and...
Take Quick Actions When Signs of Discrimination Emerge in Your Business by cjleclaire
Jun 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
All too often, business owners are not aware of their managers or supervisors engaging in discriminatory practices toward workers. When workers complain about racial or nationality slurs being made in the workplace, this is a red flag for owners to seek legal counsel and handle such complaints be...
EWRG_331x331.png Immigrants In Limbo As Obama Implements New Programs: By A Lawyer by Vernikovimmigration
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 274 274 recommendations | email to a friend
In December 2014 a lawsuit was filed against President Obama’s administration’s proposed immigration plans. The lawsuit alleged constitutional issues that involved the President disregarding Congress to change the country’s immigration policy. On February 16, 2015 the Federal District Court in Br...
C0MP_mishiyevalogo.png How To File For Ch. 7 Bankruptcy & Eliminate Debt: By A NYC Lawyer by debtlawyer
Jun 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 297 297 recommendations | email to a friend
A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy is a relatively simple process. There are only a few procedures that must take place before a debtor receives a discharge of all or most of his debt: 1. Pre-Bankruptcy Credit Counseling Any individual filing for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy must complete a prepetition credit coun...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: MAY 2015 by queenshometeam
May 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 311 311 recommendations | email to a friend
May 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update   Right now the Queens’ real estate market is feeling pretty tight to say the least. If you or someone you know has been searching for a home, they can tell you all about it. Inventory is much lower than 2014 levels so we’re experiencing a lot of multiple...
Food Industry Labeling: The Nuances of Meeting FDA Standards by cjleclaire
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 344 344 recommendations | email to a friend
At the end of November, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) began requiring restaurants and vending machine companies to label foods for nutritional value. At first glance, this requirement may not seem like a significant legal issue, but in light of a recent investigation, perhaps there...
67YO_1_85_15_Main_St_Briarwood_NY_8515_Main_St_Briarwood_NY_Greenbriar_Coop_Briarwood_Apartments_for_SaleWM.jpg JUST LISTED: 1BR Coop at the Greenbriar (85-15 Main St Briarwood, NY 11435) by queenshometeam
May 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 311 311 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another One Bedroom Coop for Sale in Briarwood NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Briarwood Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Herrera, Abigail Herrera, and the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. This Coop is ...
E4J4_5_Bayside_Queens_Coops_for_Sale_Coops_for_Sale_in_Bayside_NY_Bayside_Coops_for_Sale_1_Bedroom_Coops_in_Bayside_watermark.jpg Just Listed' 1 Bedroom Coop at 218-10 43rd Avenue in Bayside, NY 11361 by queenshometeam
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 427 427 recommendations | email to a friend
George & Abigail Herrera Introduce another 1br Coop for Sale in Bayside NY!!! Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Bayside Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Herrera, Abigail Herrera, and the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty. This Property is located ...
EEOC Files Its First of Two Transgender Discrimination Lawsuits by cjleclaire
Apr 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 399 399 recommendations | email to a friend
New York employers should take note that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed and settled its first transgender discrimination lawsuit. In April 2015, the EEOC brought the suit against Lakeland Eye Clinic in Florida (http://www.eeoc.gov/eeoc/newsroom/release/4-13-15.cfm) but a...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: APRIL 2015 by queenshometeam
Apr 20, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 472 472 recommendations | email to a friend
April 2015 Queens Real Estate Market Update Homes sales increased in March while inventory levels remained tight. Inventory typically reaches its low point during the winter months, but the current level is well below that of last year. This led to higher than expected home price increases. While...