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What About Your Rights as an Employer to Monitor an Employee’s Social Media Accounts?
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
While in some states employers are able to establish company policies that limit what employees can post about employers, New York’s laws protect the employee’s privacy rights. First of all, New Yo...
Is It Legal to Monitor Your Employees’ Phone Calls?
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As an employer, you may wonder where to draw the lines as far as monitoring employees’ phone calls at work. Certainly for quality control purposes, it makes sense to monitor calls with customers or...
What to Do When You Have Been Hurt at Work
Feb 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Under the laws of New York, if you have been hurt on the job, you have a right to seek benefits under the state’s workers’ compensation system. The program is what has been commonly referred to as ...
Minor Repairs and Improvements that Make all the Difference in Queens
Feb 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty .   Whenever we meet with Homeowners who are thinking of selling, we usually give them some homework befo...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty   Queens Real Estate Market 2015 Year in Review Welcome to our first edition of the “Queens Real Estate M...
Can You Ask Employees to Undergo Medical Screening and Ask About Medical History?
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
New York Employment Defense Attorney talks about Non Discrimination Act Knowing what you can ask and must not ask employees or job applicants is vital for businesses. With all the information avail...
Should you Sell a Property with or without Tenants?
Jan 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
   by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home team at Keller Williams Realty So you own a rental or investment property in Queens and you’ve determined that now is the right time to ...
What Does the 2016 Minimum Wage Hike Mean for You as an Employer?
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans A minimum wage increase of $8.75 to $9.00 went into effect in New York on December 31, 2015. For employers, it obviously means you must pay higher wages to all employees who...
Business Law: Corporations VS. Partnerships VS. Sole Proprietorship
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
There are various types of business organizations: corporations, general partnerships and sole proprietorships. These business organizations have their own legal requirements so they can also be co...
Press Agents—Foot Soldiers in Celebrity Divorce Wars
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
by Chris Palermo | Dec 31, 2015 | Chris Palermo Blog , divorce , PTB Blog How Celebrities Win and Lose at Divorce For regular folks, divorce is mostly won or lost in the courtroom, or in legal proc...

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Forest Park Carousel will host the School Sisters of Notre Dame for a charity event
Over the past few years, I have had the privilege of working with and alongside many of Woodhaven’s great groups and organizations. And I am very pleased that two groups of people I am very fond of...
Jun 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Security cameras watch over problem area
Installed at former “drug supermarket of the Rockaways”
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Richmond Hill firehouse celebrates centennial
Honor those who died in line of service
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The dinner dance is almost here
Mark your calendar for Friday, June 12, for the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation-sponsored “Dance Into Spring” event at 7:30 p.m. at Woodhaven Manor, 96-01 Jamaica Avenue. In line with the...
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Cable thief strands straphangers
Theft of copper cable in Howard Beach causes massive A and C train delays
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodhaven the first to remember
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A celebration for some, a protest for others
Rockaway Beach opening brings mixed emotions
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Your chance to honor Memorial Day
Memorial Day is a solemn day of remembrance.
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Pol opens new Howard Beach office
The new district office is located at 162-38 Cross Bay Boulevard.
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Amtrak tragedy hits home for Queens, Brooklyn residents
Victims include Rockaway Navy man and Brooklyn college dean
May 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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WWI Memorial forgotten no longer
Memorial Day weekend is almost here, and for the first time in over 70 years the Memorial Trees in Forest Park will be adorned with patriotic bows in memory of the young men from Woodhaven who gave...
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Ozone Park firehouse celebrate centennial
Firefighters remember changes and their fallen brothers
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Borough Board in favor of rezoning text amendment
Will make it easier for Sandy victims to rebuild
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Tattoo shops leaves its mark on Woodhaven
Beaver Tattoo put together a portfolio of Sandy Relief Tattoos and all proceeds - nearly $1,000 - went to the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association.
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Traders work on the floor of the NYSEThe Dow and S&P posted their fourth straight day of losses while the Nasdaq ended its three-day down streak. The market had traded higher for much of the session after Yellen told Congress she does not expect the central bank to reverse the rate hike program it began in December. "The market was strong (early in the day) because Janet Yellen confirmed the fact the Fed would go very slow on rate hikes because the economy was showing some signs of sluggishness," said Peter Tuz, president of Chase Investment Counsel in Charlottesville, Virginia.


2016-02-10 16:54:30 -0500

An illustration picture shows the log-on icon for the Website Twitter on an Ipad in BordeauxTwitter Inc's said average monthly active users stalled in the fourth quarter - the first flat quarter sequentially since the company listed in 2013. Twitter shares fell 6.6 percent at $13.99 in after-hours trading, after the social media company's revenue forecast for the current quarter missed analysts' expectations. The weak results will stoke investor concerns over the company's stalling growth and the effectiveness of Chief Executive Jack Dorsey's turnaround strategy.


2016-02-10 16:53:48 -0500

Twitter said its growth stalled at the end of last year, holding at 320 million active monthly users, in a disappointing quarterly update for the struggling messaging platformSan Francisco (AFP) - Twitter said Wednesday its growth stalled at the end of last year, holding at 320 million active monthly users, in a disappointing quarterly update for the struggling messaging platform.


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