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RIGHT THE WRONG PLEASE! How about positive news for a change by godfather
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 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 nightly since the election. When will this nightmare ever end? Pathetic nonsense. Unpatriotic, and a Co...
God Bless America MEMORIAL DAY MAY 28, 2018- A TIME TO REFLECT by godfather
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
MEMORIAL DAY-A TIME TO REFLECT Brought up in Middle Village, in 1966 Jim Turano was drafted into the United States Army. In 1968 he was sent to Vietnam. The fact that all this time has gone by is amazing. But I went like many others from the neighborhood. I was fortunate to have survived. So many...
The Stormy Daniels Case Made Easy: Contract Law for Porn Stars by cjleclaire
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 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 out of the non-disclosure agreement she signed.   The actual Non-Disclosure Agreement   (“NDA”) is att...
The Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act by cjleclaire
Apr 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 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 Blasio signs the bill, it will go into effect on April 1, 2019. What changes were introduced? Several maj...
SPRING SAFETY TIPS FOR MOTORISTS, PEDESTRIANS AND BICYCLISTS by cjleclaire
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 to be on alert to watch out for them. It takes a united effort on the part of pedestrians, bicyclists...
Employee Salary Histories by cjleclaire
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, compensation history and other past benefits when interviewing them for a job. The law went into effect ...
EXPERIENCE MAKES A DIFFERENCE REAL ESTATE UPDATE-FOLLOW UP-OWNERS by godfather
Apr 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
I HIGHLY RECOMMEND USING THE SERVICES OF AN EXPERIENCED REAL ESTATE BROKER-JIM TURANO by property owner Mike Saab. Interview with Jim Turano, Broker of Diverse Real Estate in Middle Village, and Mike Saab Buisness owner in the Community.  “As a business owner, and owner of several properties in a...
What Employers Should Know About the New York Women’s Equality Act by cjleclaire
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 for women. It’s important for employers understand the changes under the   Women’s Equality Act   s...
Wish You Had a Case Against Harvey Weinstein? Maybe Not by cjleclaire
Apr 05, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 484 484 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 against the Weinstein companies on February 11, 2018 based upon its gender based hostile work environment...
6BNO_medical_marijuana.jpeg How Does the New York Compassionate Care Act Affect Employers? by cjleclaire
Apr 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 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 states view marijuana as a legitimate medicine for individuals with certain types of diseases while they...