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Estate planning, estate administration, probate estates and trust issues
Mar 31, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
These times are new to all of us.   Our clients and your needs are important to us and we are here to assist you with your estate planning, estate administration, probate estates and trust issues. ...
Lost a Loved one due to Caronavirus? Free Consultation
Mar 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Helping Our Community under these Stressful Financial Times without leaving the “Safety” of your home During these times with such financial hardship, our firm will waive all retainer fees in most ...
Do I Have to Pay My Rent During the Coronavirus Crisis?
Mar 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
I Heard That Tenants Might Not Have to Pay Rent During the Coronavirus shutdown. Is this True? Yes – Under a proposed [1] New York State Law, all residential tenants who qualify will have their ren...
COVID 19 Response Employment Impacts for New York Workers and Businesses
Mar 30, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
As we all know, there is only one issue in the news right now: the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), its varied impacts upon global societies, and the increasingly extraordinary measures being taken by...
When you go out of your way to screw someone, Karma will bite you hard!
Mar 29, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Karma means action, work or deed; it also refers to the spiritual principle of cause and effect where intent and actions of an individual (cause) influence the future of that individual (effect). G...
Law Office of Bonnie Lawston,P.C. Video Conference & Telephone Consultations
Mar 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Law Offices of Bonnie Lawston, P.C., the health and safety of our staff, colleagues and clients is our top priority. You rely on us for your personal and professional needs, and we remain re...
How Dangerous Is Texting While Driving Compared with Drunk Driving?
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Texting While Driving May Be More Dangerous than DWI It may come as a surprise that texting while driving is more worrisome to the majority of drivers than drunk driving. This is true despite t...
What Are Your Chances of Being in a Car Accident?
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
Protecting Your Legal Rights in Car Accidents Claims You may have heard people say that everyone will be in a car accident at some point in their lives. While this statement is a generality and isn...
NEGOTIATING A CONTRACT?
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 407 407 recommendations | email to a friend
HERE IS WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: Negotiating the terms of a contract is an integral part to any business or employment agreement as it will control the rights and obligations of each party throughout...
Effect of the #MeToo Movement on New York Employment Law
Mar 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 323 323 recommendations | email to a friend
Harvey Weinstein Convicted in NY Criminal Trial for Rape and Sexual Abuse We are reminded of the effect of the #MeToo movement on New York employment law as the jury rendered guilty verdicts for Ha...

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A look back during an uncertain future
With our city on pause, there isn’t much to skewer in the world of politics right now. And given the grave times, we wouldn’t necessarily feel right making light when so many are facing dark times....
Apr 01, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Temporary gig just got a little bit longer
This acting borough president gig is turning out to be a little more longterm than anyone anticipated. When Melinda Katz assumed the role of district attorney on January 6, her deputy borough presi...
Mar 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Your in good, clean hands with New York State
Worried about coming down with coronavirus? Don’t worry, the state has you covered. Or at least has your hands covered. As part of its response to the outbreak, Governor Andrew Cuomo rolled out a n...
Mar 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
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Billy Idol says shut your engine off!
Is the city really concerned about idling cars, or did they just see a golden opportunity to make a play on words and enlist the help of an old rock star in the process and just couldn’t pass it up...
Mar 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Candidate levels charges v. opponent
There has been a lot of talk among Democrats recently about who really represents the tried-and-true members of the party. There are those that feel that Democrats like Senator Bernie Sanders, who ...
Feb 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
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Want to unseat AOC? Take a number!
It’s getting nearly impossible to keep track of all the candidates looking to unseat Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in both the June primary and November general election. At last count, th...
Feb 19, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eat it up! Malliotakis on the menu
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis picked up a major endorsement over the weekend in the highly respected pages of the menu at Lioni’s Heroes in Bensonhurst. Yes, a sandwich named for the Albany lawm...
Feb 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
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Miranda back on the ballot, Ulrich helping Dems
The ballot for the March 24th special election to replace Melinda Katz as Queens borough president was thinned out a bit last week. At its January 28th meeting, the Board of Elections kicked four c...
Feb 05, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
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Next few months will be ‘challenging’
It used to be the case in New York City politics that as long as an incumbent was interested in holding on to their job, there was relatively little chance they were going to be challenged by someo...
Jan 29, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newcomers looks to transform Kings Dems
Progressive Democrats in Brooklyn continue to try and flip the county’s district leader seats, the oft-overlooked political posts that generally go to party faithful who hold them for years unchall...
Jan 22, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
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Changing of the guard in Kings County
The Democratic Party in Brooklyn is about to get new leadership. Kings County Democratic Party chair Frank Seddio announced this week that he is stepping down from the post leading the party Execut...
Jan 16, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cuomo to the rescue?
Nothing to see here, the governor has it all under control. Governor Andrew Cuomo was forced into action on Monday afternoon when his motorcade came across a delivery truck teetering on a barrier o...
Jan 08, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 269 269 recommendations | email to a friend
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A look back at the politics of 2019
It was relatively quiet year in New York City politics, but with a number of big elections in the coming year – including one for president – 2020 is shaping up to be much more action-packed. Still...
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
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GOP state senators fleeing Albany
Things aren’t very comfortable for Republicans up in Albany these days. After losing their majority in the State Senate last year, members of the GOP are watching the Democratic-controlled Assembly...
Dec 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 312 312 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vallone returns to his old stomping grounds
We guess when there’s a painting of you hanging on the wall, you get to visit whenever you want! Actually, former – and the first – speaker of the City Council Peter Vallone, Sr. was invited back t...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 355 355 recommendations | email to a friend
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