New York legal answers
- Birth injury
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- Business organizations
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- Criminal law
- Criminal law - federal
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- Elder law
- Employment law - employee
- Estate planning
- Family law
- Medical malpractice
- Motor vehicle accidents
- Nursing home
- Premises liability - plaintiff
- Probate & estate administration
- Real estate
- Sex offenses
- Sexual abuse - plaintiff
- Social security - disability
- Tax law
- Trucking accidents
- Wage & hour laws
- Workers' compensation
- Wrongful death
- Wrongful termination
After A New York Construction Injury, Could I Have More Than A Workers’ Comp Claim?
You could, and there is a good chance that you do. Even if you have a viable workers’ compensation claim, you could also have an additional legal …Sponsored answer by Shawn W. Carey
What Steps Should People Take After Getting Injured In A New York Construction Accident?
The first thing you should do after a construction accident, if you are conscious and able to communicate, is call 911. The sooner you get help, the …Sponsored answer by David B. Snyder
I’m A Truck Driver Who Got Hurt In New York. Do I Need A New York Attorney?
New York state is a global hub of commerce, and most of that business travels by truck. In fact, a White House fact sheet from December 2021 noted …Sponsored answer by Daniel S. L. Rubin
Can I receive my sick and vacation time while I wait for my New York workers' compensation case to begin paying benefits? Should wages paid while waiting for my workers compensation case to be establish be taxable? What if I do not loose time from work can I still obtain medical benefits?
Yes. Workers may receive sick or vacation time paid to them while they wait for their workers' compensation case benefits to start. The attorney …Sponsored answer by Leslie G. Tilles
I have heard about settlements in New York Workers' Compensation known as a Schedule Loss of Use and a Section 32. Can you explain I only injured my arm?
There are many different types of settlements. As your attorney, it would be my job to review the needs of the injured worker both medically and …Sponsored answer by Leslie G. Tilles
What should I do if I am hit by a delivery vehicle in New York City?
With the uptick in people ordering online, delivery vehicles are everywhere, often rushing and moving very fast. If you are hit by any type of …Sponsored answer by Devon Reiff
Can I sue the MTA for injuries, or a family member’s death, sustained in an MTA bus accident, in a slip/trip and fall in the New York City subways or in an accident involving the LIRR or Metro-North Railroad?
New Yorkers know all too well how frustrating it can be when riding mass transit in New York City. But if you think an annoying delay is the worst …Sponsored answer by Martin Edelman
How Can A New York Divorce Impact My Business?
When a couple enters divorce proceedings, the division of marital property is often a central focus. When a business is involved, matters can quickly …Sponsored answer by Keith B. Schulefand
How do I get sole custody in New York?
Dealing with divorce is a long, stressful life event, especially if children are involved. Child custody is notorious for being emotionally …Sponsored answer by David Mejias
What are the warning signs of nursing home abuse in New York?
Placing a loved one in a nursing home is one of the most difficult decisions a family can make. When the decision is made, we put our trust in the …Sponsored answer by Philip J. Rizzuto
Does A Police Officer Have The Right To Search My Car For Drugs In New York?
In general, police violate your constitutional rights if they search your car without a valid reason or your permission. The Fourth Amendment to the …Sponsored answer by Michael Spano
How Can I Defend Against A Sex Offense Allegation In New York?
Being accused of a sex crime can destroy your life. Even false allegations can threaten a person’s reputation, marriage and family, employment, …Sponsored answer by Michael Spano
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