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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 | 14 14 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?
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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 | 19 19 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 | 24 24 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...
Senior citizens finding it hard to locate an apartment
Feb 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The real deal. It has been this way for years. Since there are more Senior today than 10 years ago, here are true circumstances that exist today. First off, whether you are financially comfortable,...
Queens Real Estate Market: 2015 Year in Review
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 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 | 111 111 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 | 121 121 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 | 180 180 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 | 229 229 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...

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JIM TURANO/BROKER*DIVERSE REAL ESTATE* Experience makes the Difference! by ADELE
January 07, 2014 08:40 AM | 1810 views | 3 3 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
RESIDENTS of Middle Village, Glendale, Ridgewood, Maspeth,etc.. A Must read ! He warrants the mention, for this Broker is Unique. GREAT BACKGROUND, AS A VIET NAM VETERAN, PAST PRESIDENT OF GLENDALE...
*TWO MOST IMPORTANT TIPS FOR SELLERS IN 2014 by jimmy
December 29, 2013 09:07 AM | 1011 views | 4 4 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
December 29th, 2013 REAL ESTATE NEWS *THE TWO MOST IMPORTANT TIPS FOR HOMEOWNER'S CONSIDERING SELLING IN 2014. *TIP #2 Finding an aggressive Real Estate Broker, with a proven track record. Owner's ...
Sitting and Standing Are Meant For Different Things by Richard
December 19, 2013 06:56 PM | 12175 views | 0 0 comments | 228 228 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing and sitting are two totally different activities for the body. There are plenty of reasons to choose standing over sitting for activities that require attention, and sitting over standing ...
MIDDLE VILLAGE INVENTOR HAS A BIG EDGE NOW! by jimmy
December 19, 2013 07:57 AM | 2144 views | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
MIDDLE VILLAGE, N.Y. NEWS....RESIDENT MR. ANTHONY CARBONARO, NOW 84 YEARS OLD, HOLDS TWO PATENTS TO A NEW PROGRESSIVE ROULETTE GAME THAT HE INVENTED LESS THAN 5 YEARS AGO. IN FACT, IT IS THE FIRST ...
*BUYERS CAN GET A JUMP ON THE SPRING 2014 MARKET TODAY! A MUST READ! by jimmy
December 15, 2013 08:52 AM | 2238 views | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
PHRASES LIKE THE EARLY BIRD CATCHES THE WORM, HOLDS TRUE. IMAGINE ELIMINATING ALL YOUR COMPETITION TODAY FOR THE FUTURE HOME THAT IS COMING ON THE MARKET IN JANUARY 2014. REGISTER TODAY!  ALL YOU N...
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Jury Member Lars Eidinger, Jury President Meryl Streep and the Jury Members Clive Owen and Malgorzata Szumowska, from left, pose during a photo call of the jury members at the 2016 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Axel Schmidt)BERLIN (AP) — The Berlin International Film Festival became embroiled in the debate about diversity in the movie industry Thursday, with jury president Meryl Streep dismissing questions about the all-white panel by telling reporters that "we're all Africans really."


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