6 Reasons Why A Personal Injury Lawyer Will Not Take Your Case
Personal Injury | February 14, 2020
Hiring a personal injury lawyer to sue the owner of a store where you slipped on a wet floor and suffered an injury may not be as easy as you think. The free consultation you use to decide whether to hire a lawyer is also a chance for the lawyer to decide whether to take… read more
5 Things to Should Know About a Free Consultation With a Personal Injury Lawyer
Personal Injury | January 8, 2020
When you get hurt in an accident, you may have a legitimate claim for damages against a negligent party and/or their insurance company. Personal injury claims in New York can get pretty complicated. That’s why it’s often smart to hire an experienced personal injury attorney to represent you and handle your case. Most injury lawyers… read more
New York Lawmakers Consider Gun Control Legislation Mandating Social Media Background Checks
Personal Injury | October 14, 2019
Every year, the NYPD fields thousands of calls concerning domestic violence and abuse. About 230,000 to be precise. These calls aren’t just false alarms. Between 2010 and 2017, there were 508 domestic violence homicides in New York City. That accounted for more than 17 percent of all homicides in the city during that period of… read more
What Should I Wear to Court?
Personal Injury | October 10, 2019
When you go on a job interview, you probably dress to impress, right? Why? Because you want to make a great first impression. You want the employer to think highly of you, respect you, and like you. You want to leave that interview with confidence that you’ll land the job. After all, that’s what you… read more
What Happens If I Share Fault For My New York City Car Accident?
Accident,Personal Injury | August 2, 2019
Imagine you get into a car accident while driving through New York City. Someone rear-ends you at a red light. Why? You were reading a text on your phone and didn’t notice that the light had turned from red to green. However, it turns out that the person who hit you was on their phone… read more
Settle or Try?
Lawsuit,Personal Injury,Slip & Fall Injuries | May 20, 2019
Try Or Settle? Should Plaintiff Settle Her Trip And Fall Case When She Has A Fractured Leg Requiring Surgery? Our injured client, a 61-year old female home attendant, tripped and fell, when an employee at the St. Barnabas Hospital Occupational Therapy Department unthinkingly placed a step stool directly behind our client’s feet, just as our… read more
No Fault is No Guarantee
Personal Injury,Truck Accidents | April 30, 2019
According to U.S. Department of Labor statistics, truck drivers have the most dangerous occupation in the nation because they cause a high number of accidents that result in death and devastating injuries, not only to truckers themselves, but also to passengers, pedestrians, and other drivers. Many of these accidents occur due to drowsiness truckers experience […]
There Are Ways to Relieve Pain Without Opioids
Accident,Personal Injury,Slip & Fall Injuries | February 20, 2019
In the past, drug companies have pushed opioid pills as the answer to back pain. They are not. Opioids come with a grave risk of terrible side effects, including addiction, respiratory depression (slow breathing), heart complications (such as arrhythmia) and overdose. The opioid epidemic now claims more than 40,000 lives each year. If you are… read more
Did you trip and fall and suffer a serious personal injury?
Personal Injury,Slip & Fall Injuries | January 4, 2019
Did you trip and fall and suffer a serious personal injury? You are not alone. Those broken, cracked NYC sidewalks and icy walkways, the missing tiles, broken nosing, and cracked steps at NYCHA and other buildings, and the misleveled elevators at residential and commercial buildings, have caused more injuries and deaths than we can imagine…. read more
Sexual Assault & Harassment
Personal Injury | December 6, 2017
Sexual Assault & Harassment Posted By Mirman, Markovits & Landau, P.C. || 6-Dec-2017 On October 5th, Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein was exposed by droves of women who accused him of sexual assault and harassment. As the truth continued to pour out about Weinstein’s heinous actions, so did that of other men in power. One […]