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Queen parks All Parks in Queens NY by emu
Mar 06, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 325 325 recommendations | email to a friend
A great resource of almost  all (372) parks in Queens NY . Parks can be filtered by Neighborhood, Facilities, and Size.   Each park has an address and a link to Google Maps. To get a holistic view of each park and how it is seen by the public each location has links to Instagram, FourSquare, Yelp...
Are Dehydration and Malnutrition a Form of Nursing Home Neglect? by cjleclaire
Mar 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
Dehydration and Malnutrition in New York Nursing Homes Dehydration and malnutrition are one of the most common types of nursing home abuse. What Is Dehydration? Dehydration is rapid loss of body fluid, and according to the American Medical Association, a weight loss in excess of three percent of ...
Website Accessibility: ADA Lawsuits Against Websites Go Mainstream by cjleclaire
Feb 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 321 321 recommendations | email to a friend
More Lawsuits Are Emerging to Pursue ADA Violations Website accessibility based on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) became an issue for the Beyonce website. Media outlets featured articles about it in January 2019. A blind person sued Parkwood Entertainment, Beyonce Knowle’s management co...
What You Should Know about Nursing Home Abuse in New York by cjleclaire
Feb 25, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
New York State Laws on Nursing Home Abuse Nursing home abuse often occurs due to understaffing or occurs with nursing homes that hire individuals who are unqualified or inadequately trained. Underlying reasons can be that the nursing home is trying to cut financial corners instead of providing qu...
NYC Bans Polystyrene Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups by cjleclaire
Feb 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 392 392 recommendations | email to a friend
Judge Upholds the 2013 Law Banning Polystyrene for Takeout Containers and Coffee Cups In 2019 restaurants must begin phasing polystyrene cups and containers out of use. This change is a result of a ruling that came down from an appeal that had challenged the new law in 2013. The appeal had suspen...
Always gives 110% RETAIL STORES/PROFESSIONAL OFFICES-WHAT LANDLORDS NEED TO KNOW by godfather
Feb 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
INTERVIEW-with experienced Broker Jim Turano who has 40 years of experience. LANDLORDS WHO WANT TO RENT THEIR STORES AND THEIR PROFESSIONAL OFFICES-PLEASE READ! IMPORTANT THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE SIGNING AN EXCLUSIVE TO RENT YOUR SPACE. ASK THE BROKER TO PROVIDE A LIST OF ALL THE RENTALS HE...
Has Your Loved One Been the Victim of Nursing Home Neglect? by cjleclaire
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 491 491 recommendations | email to a friend
How Does Neglect Differ from Abuse? Finding out whether your parent, relative or friend has been the victim of nursing home neglect is vital for their wellbeing. Sadly, many elderly people are in such a vulnerable state that they cannot attend to their own needs. Unfortunately, they are also in n...
Matter of Van Patten—Undue Influence by cjleclaire
Feb 15, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 511 511 recommendations | email to a friend
Probate Administration | Wrongful Actions There are certain basic legal requirements when a person transfers property, conveys a power of attorney or establishes a plan for the distribution of an estate. Among the most important are: The person must have appropriate legal capacity The person must...
Legal Concerns for New York Restaurant Owners by cjleclaire
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 459 459 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re opening a new restaurant in New York City or the surrounding area, there are certain legal requirements you must put in place. You will need to choose a business entity and get your licenses and permits. You must address health and safety issues (ventilation, garbage removal, sanitation...
Certain questions are taboo for employers to ask in a job interview. The most obvious ones are questions that could be regarded as discrimination. If you ask these types of questions, you could be held liable if a discrimination lawsuit is brought against you. Do not ask questions that intimate at anything to do with age, race, color, national origin or birthplace, religion, disability, genetic information, gender/sex or marital/family status/pregnancy. (EEOC) by cjleclaire
Feb 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 451 451 recommendations | email to a friend
2019 Is Here with New Salary Thresholds The New York State overtime salary threshold draws the line between exempt salaried workers, who must be paid for overtime, and those non-exempt workers, who do not have to be paid for overtime. For an employee to qualify for the Administrative employee exe...