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Guests wonder what’s in a hotel name?

This March 31 photo shows three hotels that share the same building, from left, Holiday Inn Express and Candlewood Suites, both Intercontinental Hotels Group brands, and Hampton Inn, a Hilton Brand, on West 39th Street in New York. The world’s 10 largest hotel chains offer a combined 113 brands — 31 of which didn’t exist a decade ago. AP Images

NEW YORK — Today’s traveler faces a bewildering choice of hotel brands with similar-sounding and confusing names. Want to stay at a Hyatt? Take your pick. There’s Hyatt Regency, Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt House, Hyatt Place and, coming soon, ...

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Hotels make Internet free, tighten cancellation policies

NEW YORK — Big changes are coming in 2015 for hotel guests, one will save travelers lots of money and another may cause a few headaches. First, the good news: The big chains, those mega-hotels that cater to business travelers ...

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$4.2M foreclosure judgment on Penfield parcel

A 5.6-acre parcel in Penfield, which had been approved for two hotels nearly 11 years ago, will be sold at auction next month as the result of a foreclosure proceeding. The property, owned by HMPM Hospitality Group LLC, valued at ...

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Plaintiff waived right to jury trial, court rules

Should the defendants’ motion to strike the plaintiff’s demand for a jury trial be granted≠ This was the issue before New York State Supreme Court Judge Thomas A. Stander in B. Thomas Golisano v. Hudson Hotels Corp., Hudson Hotels Trust, ...

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State Environmental Quality Review Act compliance challenged in Ontario County

Do the petitioners, owners and operators of the Morgan Samuels Inn, have standing to sue the Ontario County Board of Supervisors for violations of the State Environmental Quality Review Act≠ Even assuming standing, have the petitioners asserted particular violations to ...

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State Environmental Quality Review Act compliance challenged in Ontario County (9347)

Do the petitioners, owners and operators of the Morgan Samuels Inn, have standing to sue the Ontario County Board of Supervisors for violations of the State Environmental Quality Review Act≠ Even assuming standing, have the petitioners asserted particular violations to ...

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Circuit court approves e-mailed service of process

In the first appellate ruling to address the issue of “cyber-service,” the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed the lower court’s grant of an emergency motion to substitute service of process in Rio Properties Inc. v. Rio International ...

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Circuit court approves e-mailed service of process (9041)

In the first appellate ruling to address the issue of “cyber-service,” the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed the lower court’s grant of an emergency motion to substitute service of process in Rio Properties Inc. v. Rio International ...

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