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Can Your Family Have Access to Your E-Mail after Your Death?
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
In today's electronic world, the idea of property has changed dramatically. In the past, when you were putting together an estate plan, the only intangible property that might be a part of it was c...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Settles $1.3 Million for Construction Worker Injury Prior to Trial
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP successfully negotiated a $1.3 million settlement for a 41 year-old Asian male construction worker, who was injured while performing asbestos removal work at an upsta...
Feb 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
What Posters Must Employers Display based on NY Employment Laws? A number of laws have been passed that require employers to display posters. It is often hard to keep up with all the requirements a...
Using Our Schools to Curb School Shootings
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
Author: Cindy Silver-LeClaire Access to Counseling and Instilling Values are Key to Addressing Culture of Violence Once again, we are collectively stunned, watching reports of a number of high scho...
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP Recovers $700,000 in a Settlement Prior to Trial
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP recovered $700,000 for a 43-year-old Asian male sign installer in a settlement prior to trial. The sign installer fell from a 16-foot extension ladder at a renovation...
Surrogate Court Gives Lifetime Promise Priority Over Will
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Perhaps the most common way to transfer property upon death in the State of New York is through a valid will or trust.   What happens, though, if you’ve entered into a binding contract to transfer ...
Job Termination: What Should You Know?
Feb 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
Frequently Asked Questions About Job Termination Deciding to fire or layoff an employee is often a tough decision. Sometimes employees have adverse reactions and retaliate if they believe the termi...
Jamie Lynn Macchia, From Miss New York To The Campaign For #MoreThan4: A Young Woman On The Path Of Success.
Feb 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Jamie Lynn Macchia is a 26-year-old Magna Cum Laude graduate of Wagner College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Arts Administration and Marketing. While in...
Court Limits Scope of Release Involving Estate and Trust Accounting
Feb 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bonnie Lawston   |   Feb 7, 2018   |   Estate Administration It’s pretty common procedure for a fiduciary to a trust to obtain a release, with the objective of waiving the fiduciary’s obligati...
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by   Stephen D. Hans   | Feb 7, 2018 |   Employment Defense Attorney FAQ for Restaurant Owners For restaurant owners, who are busy running their day-to-day business, New York Labor laws can seem li...

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Two reports highlight problem of low-wage jobs
South Asian workers, many of them undocumented, make up an increasingly large portion of New York City’s workforce. There are over 600,000 South Asians in New York City and that number is growing. ...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Club kayaks the waters of Jamaica Bay
It’s 9:30 a.m. on a Saturday, and the guests at Sebago Canoe Club on Paerdegat Ave. can’t wait to get in the water. Today they are going kayaking. For some, it’s the first time, for others, it’s th...
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Magician Michael Chaut: A Look Into The Mind of Forest Hills’ Own
Magic is in the air in Forest Hills, thanks to Michael Chaut. A professional magician for over two decades, as well as a mentalist, magic advisor, and entertainment consultant of fifteen years, Cha...
Jul 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forest Hills farmers market a blooming success
The three-and-a-half year challenge of opening a Forest Hills farmers market has been solved. The Forest Hills Greenmarket opened on Sunday, July 8, which was a victorious day as evidenced by the h...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Super Bowl champ Victor Cruz discusses new book
New York Giants football fans got to see wide receiver Victor Cruz in an intimate setting last week when he appeared at Queens Theatre for an interview with NY1's Budd Mishkin. The lights were dim,...
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Parks commissioner Estelle Cooper indicted for theft
Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced Tuesday that Estelle Cooper, the former administrator of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park and executive director of Unisphere, Inc., a non-profit con...
Jul 18, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer fun for Forest Hillians at Deepdale Pool
With temperatures rising, the Deepdale Gardens Community Center Pool is the quintessential establishment to cool off and keep active with family and friends from Memorial Day through Labor Day. The...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Following two police attacks, mayor defends stop-and-frisk
In the aftermath of two attacks on law enforcement officers last week, Mayor Michael Bloomberg defended the city's controversial stop-and-frisk policy following an appearance at Queens Botanical Ga...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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5th Annual Tour de Queens
The Fifth Annual Tour de Queens took place on Sunday, July 8, beginning at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. The tour took over 1,500 bike riders on a 19-mile tour of Queens at a leisurely 10 m.p.h. Th...
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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4th of July: Forest Hills Edition
Patriotism and tradition echo in Forest Hills. In recent times, on the weekend following Memorial Day, Forest Hills Gardens organizes a celebration known as Children’s Day at Flagpole Green, which ...
Jul 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moving Wall comes to Queens
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., is a reminder to all Americans that freedom isn’t free. The names of 58,183 missing or dead killed in Vietnam are etched on two 246-foot black wal...
Jul 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meng, Jeffries & Velazquez winners on Primary Day
Voters in Queens and Brooklyn went to the polls Tuesday to cast their vote in three Democratic Congressional primaries and one Republican Senate primary. In the 6th Congressional District, longtime...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Safety in the park
Residents came to Forest Park on the sunny morning of Saturday, June 23, to learn about safety and education, particularly for their children. The event, hosted by Assemblyman Mike Miller and State...
Jun 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Queens debates usage of abandoned rail line
Residents, officials and advocates met at the Maple Grove Cemetery community center in Fresh Meadows on Monday, June 18, to discuss proposals regarding the abandoned train tracks that run through S...
Jun 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Friends reunite in Yellowstone Park
Multi-generational residents have long gathered in Yellowstone Park, a sloped green campus with flowering trees, basketball courts, and the Arthur Katzman Playground, situated between Yellowstone B...
Jun 20, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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