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Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone
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NYC Employment Defense Attorney “I’m so pleased that the city Department of Health threw dog lovers a bone,” Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) was quoted as saying by The New York Daily N...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options?
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by Pyrros & Serres LLP , Workers Compensation Attorneys Workers Compensation Attorneys in New York You were hurt on the job and filed a legitimate claim, but the New York State Workers’ Compensatio...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child
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by Steven Palermo | May 11, 2016  Kids love to play outdoors and physical exercise is good for them. The fact that playground injuries are on the rise may be frightening to some parents. Even so, t...
The Zadroga Act—What is It and How Does It Affect Workers' Compensation?
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Author:Pyrros & Serres LLP In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, many people volunteered to help clean up after the devastation of the twin towers at the World Trade Center. Many of those volunte...
How Far Do Privacy Rights Stretch for a Child’s Safety?
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A father recorded a conversation between his son and his ex-wife’s live-in boyfriend. Later on, when he turned in the recording as evidence, the boyfriend’s attorney challenged the admissibility of...
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EEOC Alleges Discrimination Based on Applications Requiring Medical History
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Queens, New York City Employment Defense Firm As employers, when you ask for medical information on a job application, you raise a red flag for the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) an...
Advantages Of Advertising On NYC Billboards & Buildings
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Using billboards to advertise may seem old-fashioned in our technology-driven era. With the internet and the many platforms it reaches out to, why would we still want to advertise with something as...
Restaurants Weigh in on Replacing Tipping with Service Charges
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Queens New York Employment Defense Attorneys Human Resource Consulting Law Firm Various restaurants across the country are in the process of changing tipping into service charges. The Seattle Eater...
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Woman charged with hate crime in subway push
Meanwhile, elected officials look into subway death prevention
Jan 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top 10 Queens stories of 2012
1) Hurricane Sandy While the entire New York City area was hit by the hurricane, parts of Queens were left devastated. The Rockaways and the neighborhoods of south Queens felt the effects of the st...
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Sandy dominates discussion at Tech Meetup
Talk turns to how technology aided in recovery
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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John Liu’s State of the City address
It was all about job creation and security at City Comptroller John Liu’s second State of the City Address. From the start, Liu focused his attention on the city’s lower-income families, introducin...
Dec 26, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airline is running quite the 'racquet'
Students at I.S. 61 in Corona are getting some new athletic equipment courtesy of Emirates Airline. The fast-growing airline servicing the Middle East donated refurbished tennis racquets to student...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Training tomorrow’s ‘green’ employees at QBG
Job training program focuses on sustainability
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planes fly low in northeast Queens
Leaders and community members seek answers from the FAA
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Poor tree pruning leaves residents holding the bag
Say insurance premiums on the rise following storm damage
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Family of man pushed on subway tracks speaks
Remember father, husband as hard worker willing to help
Dec 12, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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P.S. 203 earns prestigious Blue Ribbon
All the students at this Queens public school are working “blue.” Oakland Garden School P.S. 203 in Bayside celebrated its designation as a national Blue Ribbon School last week, and received a vis...
Dec 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bayside Historical society honors three
Melnick, Graziano & Genovese recognized for service to community
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MLS makes pitch for new soccer pitch
Presents proposal for new stadium at Boro Hall
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Borrower says bank tried to 'steal' his property
Franklin Torres just wanted to pay his bills, but he claims that Flushing Savings Bank wouldn't let him. Torres says the bank attempted to improperly foreclose on his property in Corona, and now th...
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Religious leaders denounce Queens mosque attack
Members of various religious faiths came together last week to demand justice for Bahir Ahmad, 57, who was attacked and stabbed in front of the Masjid al-Saaliheen mosque on Sunday, November 18. Ah...
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Holiday goodies can be fatal to Fido
Vet reminds owners not to feed pets like humans
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Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko talks to reporters upon her arrival at Kiev's Boryspil airport on May 25, 2016Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko returned home to a hero's welcome Wednesday after nearly two years in a Russian prison, drawing a line under a damaging diplomatic spat between Moscow and Kiev. The 35-year-old army helicopter pilot flew home as part of an apparent prisoner swap with Moscow, with two alleged Russian soldiers leaving Ukraine earlier in the day. "I'm ready to once again give my life for Ukraine on the battlefield," a defiant Savchenko declared as she touched down on home soil, wearing a white T-shirt bearing the Ukrainian trident, a national symbol.


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Obama and Abe speak at the first plenary session of the Nuclear Security Summit in WashingtonISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday he lodged a stern protest with U.S. President Barack Obama following the arrest last week of a U.S. base worker in connection with the death of a Japanese woman in Okinawa, southern Japan. "As Japanese prime minister, I protested sternly to President Obama over the recent incident in Okinawa," Abe told a news conference, flanked by the president ahead of a Group of Seven summit meeting starting on Thursday. "I feel strong indignation about the selfish and extremely mean crime," Abe said.


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ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday the United States will cooperate fully with Japan's investigation into a recent case in which a U.S. man was arrested in connection with the murder of a Japanese woman, calling the crime "appalling." "I extended my sincerest condolences and deepest regrets. The United States will continue to cooperate fully with the investigation and ensure justice is done under the Japanese legal system," Obama told reporters. Obama was speaking at a joint news conference after meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the eve of a gathering of leaders from the Group of Seven advanced economies.
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