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*Real Estate News Update-2013 November* by godfather
Nov 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
interview Nov.15,2013 with one of the most well known, well recognized Real Estate Brokers in Middle Village, Queens New York-Jim Turano. According to Jim, the average Home in Middle Village has gone up about $100k in 2013. In the last 6 months Commercial Properties are selling rapidly. Some prop...
The Penalties for Employment Discrimination by cjleclaire
Nov 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has filed another suit for employment discrimination which could end up costing the employer hundreds of thousands of dollars.  The suit filed by the EEOC against Chesapeake Health System is on behalf of a former employee who claims disabili...
Wheelchair Lacrosse by richlassonde
Nov 07, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 207 207 recommendations | email to a friend
For active people who become disabled, it can be hard to give up some favorite activities. When adjusting to life in a wheelchair, though, one thing that remains the same is there are always ways to stay active. Competitive sports is a way for many people to release stress and aggression, stay in...
Frequently Asked Questions About New York Employment Law by cjleclaire
Nov 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 332 332 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans Employment law can be complex and confusing for both the employer and the employee.  Following, are frequently asked questions concerning employment matters: Is an employer required to give a reason for firing or laying off an employee in New York? New York Employment Law ...
Medtronic Paradigm Pump Recall by cjleclaire
Oct 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE FDA and Medtronic Issue Paradigm Pump Recall On June 7, 2013, Medtronic, manufacturer of the SynchroMed II and SynchroMed EL implantable drug infusion pumps, initiated a voluntary recall of MiniMed Paradigm Insulin Infusion Sets, citing potential saf...
"Lets Kill the Boss" by Page3
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
The Maspeth Kiwanis presents: "Lets Kill the Boss" ...a murder mystery dinner!~ November 19, 2013 Doors Open: 6:30 PM - Dinner: 7:00 PM La Bella Cucina, 69-61 Juniper Blvd South, Middle Village Tickets are $60 which includes dinner and the show For tickets, please contact: Victoria Grappone @ 646...
White Collar Crime – Fraud and Corruption Charges Rock the U.S. Navy by cjleclaire
Oct 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 260 260 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: White Collar Crimes Attorney Marianne S. Rantala If you watched or read the national news this past weekend you probably heard about the shocking charges of fraud and corruption that are rocking the United States Navy . Senior officers were allegedly involved in an overbilling scheme with...
Are contestants of reality shows, employees? by cjleclaire
Oct 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
American Idol faces a discrimination lawsuit filed by 10 black former contestants who were disqualified from the show.  The plaintiffs claim they were disqualified for reasons other than singing, including criminal history, and were given the “right to sue” by the Equal Employment Opportunity Com...
FREE Job Fair by Page3
Oct 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
Free Job Fair...Open to the Public!  Friday, October 18th from 10AM-3PM     Sponsored by NY State Senator Joseph Addabbo, Jr. in conjunction with The Shops at Atlas Park, 80-00 Cooper Avenue, Glendale.  Free parking available in the South Garage only.  This event will take place indoors. Business...
Appeals court determines award is subject to withholding by cjleclaire
Oct 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
In Noel v. New York State Office of Mental Health Central New York State Psychiatric Center, an employee sued his employer under Title VII and won a $318,217 judgment. Part of that judgment included $280,000 for back and front pay. The employer sent a check directly to the employee for the net am...