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Can You Be the Executor of an Estate in New York if You Don’t Live in the State? by cjleclaire
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 571 571 recommendations | email to a friend
Posted on October 23, 2014 by BonnieLawston If your loved one has died in New York, with a valid will, trust or estate plan there, but you live in another state, you may be uncertain if you can, or if you want to, serve as executor, administrator or trustee from another part of the country. To an...
ENB6_Ge___Copy.jpg Need Advice from a $500/hour Immigration Lawyer? by QueensCouncilArts
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Are you an artist from another country? Ever wonder if you qualify for US Immigration’s so-called “Artist visa”? Are those visas only for visual or performing artists? How do you get a Green Card as an artist? Join Queens Council on the Arts on Wednesday, Nov 12th at 6pm where George S. Akst of A...
5M04_Realestateclosing.gif What Real Estate Lawyers Do by aronovlawyer
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 338 338 recommendations | email to a friend
In several real estate transactions, especially in it comes to the sale of a house, you can find a lawyer taking an important role. Though they aren’t necessarily needed in real estate transactions, lawyers make all the legal aspects of these transactions much simpler and their usefulness cannot ...
70FY_LegalWorkers.jpg Legal Eligibility For Workers Compensation & Disability by shulmanlawqueens
Oct 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 317 317 recommendations | email to a friend
Except in special cases, worker’s compensation covers most employees because most companies are required to purchase some form of insurance to cover their employees. However, the scope of benefits may vary from one employer to another and may depend on state laws and regulations. Who is Eligible ...
This Month in Queens Real Estate: OCT 2014 by queenshometeam
Oct 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 326 326 recommendations | email to a friend
Oct 2014 Queens NY Market Update The pace of Queens home sales reached its second-highest rate of 2014 in September, but was slightly slower than the previous month and remains below 2013 levels. Prices however, saw an increase over last year, but remained the same as last month’s median home pri...
IYYR_roundup.jpg Want more Grant Writing Tips? by QueensCouncilArts
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Join Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer,  Queens Council on the Art ’s Executive Director as she “pulls back the curtain” for a rare inside look at what can turn your grant proposal into an award letter – from a grant panelist’s view.  The Grantwriting 101 Roundup will give you the key points covered in the ...
A 50th Anniversary Celebration of The Beatles Arrival to America by Page3
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 304 304 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens West Kiwanis Foundation proudly presents A 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF THE BEATLES ARRIVAL TO AMERICA with "Yesterday and Today" - A Tribute to The Music of The Beatles, on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 8PM to 11PM.  Tickets are $25 per person which includes: Free parking in rear, sa...
What Employers Should Understand about Disability Discrimination by cjleclaire
Oct 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
Business owners typically look from an employer’s perspective and fire employees who cannot do the job. For the most part, this line of reasoning is valid and especially if you have at-will employment, where the employer has the right to terminate an employee for any reason whatsoever. However, t...
L719_Katha_Kooky_at_the_Step_and_Repeat_682x1024___Copy.jpg Improv: Friend or Foe? by QueensCouncilArts
Oct 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether you are an experienced, fearless improviser or someone who shudders at the thought of being asked to improvise at an audition, this session is for you. Join Queens Council on the Arts at 3 rd Space, Friday, October 17 th at 6pm for an improvisational performance workshop with Katha Cato. ...
Are You In A Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression? by BrooklynBreathe
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 280 280 recommendations | email to a friend
Today on Huffington Post an article came out called "The Vicious Cycle Of Stress, Insomnia And Depression" ( read here ).  Studies show that how not being able to shut down or quite the ongoing thoughts in our heads can have a negative effect on our sleep. Many people suffer from insomnia and poo...