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Camping Safety Guidelines by cjleclaire
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 306 306 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools are letting out and summer vacations begin. Many children will be heading off to summer camps as part of their vacation recreation and many families plan their own camping trips, some for family reunions. In the spirit of having fun, a few safety precautions can prevent injuries and ensur...
Is My Job Protected While I Pursue a Workers’ Compensation Claim? by cjleclaire
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
Workers Compensation Attorneys Queens & New York If you have been injured on the job and need to seek compensation under New York’s workers’ compensation laws, you may have some concerns about whether or not your job will still be there for you, especially if it will take some time for you to hea...
Dominoes Pizza Sued for Wage and Hour Violations by cjleclaire
Jun 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 275 275 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against Domino’s Pizza for underpaying staff. According to Legal Reader , last year the Attorney General’s Office settled for $1.5 million with 12 Domino’s franchisees found to be underpaying workers. This is the second lawsuit ...
Real Estate-Remember When? by godfather
Jun 07, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
1971 five(5)rooms-2 bedrooms rented for $200 dollars per month. 1981 five (5) rooms-2bedrooms rented for $1300 1981 a 1 Family brick ranch bungalow by Juniper park, with 2 car garage sold for $69,000 dollars. A 2 family on 79 street, 6 over 5rms. sold for $85,000 dollars.  The one thing that cust...
MASPETH PARADE PAST SUNDAY by godfather
May 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
For decades one of the nicest parades around.  But the past three years the numbers watching the parade are almost less than half of what the crowds used to be. Why? Many old timers past away, some on in age and do not bather to go anymore.  New owners who have moved in may not be aware, since th...
How to Contest your Queens Property Taxes and(or) Building Classification by queenshometeamkw
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 358 358 recommendations | email to a friend
by George Herrera , Realtor & Co-Owner of the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty . One issue that we see a lot here in Queens is a property tax assessment that doesn’t match the legal use of the building, or, an assessed value that is actually higher than the market value of the home. For...
Can't find an apartment? by godfather
May 25, 2016 | 4 4 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Rumor has it local realtors have deceided not to do apartments any longer. Why? Rents have sky rocketed. Landlords requiring high credit scores. The big change these past 6 months has made it virtually impossible to rent an apartment any longer. Many Landlords advertising themselves on craigslist...
Restaurants Can Throw Dog Lovers a Bone by cjleclaire
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 359 359 recommendations | email to a friend
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 New s . She sponsored the NYC law that allows dining with dogs. Restaurant owners already have many r...
The Workers’ Compensation Has Ruled Against You—What Are Your Options? by cjleclaire
May 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 353 353 recommendations | email to a friend
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’ Compensation Board has decided the claim in favor of your employer? You feel strongly that the decision was wro...
Playground Injuries on the Rise: How You Can Protect Your Child by cjleclaire
May 17, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 350 350 recommendations | email to a friend
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, there are precautions you can take, but first, here are the facts: According to a Romper article , th...