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Important New Rights for Freelancers in NYC by cjleclaire
Feb 14, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 555 555 recommendations | email to a friend
Article: By William Cafaro Important New Rights for Freelancers in NYC   "Freelance Isn't Free" Bill Passes in NYC, What Does it Mean? New York City Passes Freelancer Wage Protection Law The new law covers individuals who provide services, and is only available in the City of New York: New York C...
Suggestions & Homeowner alerts by jimmyturano
Feb 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
For almost 25 years now I have observed and experienced the actual traffic congestion each and every morning in the Middle Village, New York area with the rest of the residents. The two significant days that cause extra stress, and traffic is on Monday mornings and thursday mornings.  That is whe...
The Real Deal-Part 3 by jimmyturano
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Hi everyone. Walking the streets, meeting people for 37 years has gotten me many referrals. In fact many people ask from time to time what is my house worth today on the market? And or they have an apartment coming up for rent. A friendly neighborhood scenario for me since 37 years ago. So let us...
Jan.22,2017 Buy a Home or wait? Real Estate by godfather
Jan 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
January 22, 2017 Since I started in 1979, till today, I say buy a home now. In 1980 you could have bought a 1 family for $65k in Middle Village, and a two family for $85k. But look what the  mortgage  rates were back then. For a brief spell  in 1981—from Sept. 11 to Nov. 13—interest rates t...
What if My Boss Was a Strong Trump Supporter, but I voted for Hillary (or the Other Way Around)? by cjleclaire
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 810 810 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro What Rights Do I Have if This Causes Me a Problem at Work ? Employees of Private Businesses: What about the First Amendment? Can’t I say whatever I want? Yes, you can say anything you want under the First Amendment, but your boss is allowed to fire you or take action against you ...
Workers Compensation in Queens New York | Part One by cjleclaire
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 281 281 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens NY Workers Comp. by   Pyrros & Serres LLP You’ve been hurt on the job and can’t work. You’ve heard about “workers’ compensation,” but you really don’t know what it is or how it works. You’ll be best served by hiring an experienced attorney to guide you through the process, but here’s an ov...
The Right to Discovery in Probate Litigation by cjleclaire
Jan 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 767 767 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston When someone dies with a will in New York State, that person’s estate must generally be “settled” through filings and proceedings overseen by the probate court. Referred to as probate, this process can often be done without the need for litigation. However, when there are issu...
Employers, Protect Yourselves | 2017 Harassment Claims by cjleclaire
Jan 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 735 735 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Stephen D. Hans The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has spent considerable researching and analyzing harassment claims related to federal anti-discrimination laws. Such laws protect individuals based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or genetic...
The Real Deal-Real Estate news Part 2 by jimmyturano
Jan 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Goodmorning. Here is Part 2 -informative reading for Homeowners. When a salesperson comes to your home because you are thinking of selling, does the salesperson explain all the expenses you will incur when selling your home? More than 50% do not. Why, they do not know about it. So they leave it o...
NOW IN ARTIST NEW BOOK JIM TURANO DRAWING BY ARTIST MANDY KELSO by jimmyturano
Jan 16, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend