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April 9, 2015

Two Roommates File Suit After East Village Explosion

According to Syracuse.com, two women who lived close to the East Village blast site are filing lawsuits for suffering injuries and “severe” emotional trauma resulting from the explosion. The suit is being filed against ConEd, 121 Second Avenue landlord Maria Hrynenko, a contractor named Dilber Kukic, and Hyenol Kim, the owner of Sushi Park. Lucie..

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March 2, 2015

Tempers Flare Between MTA Union and City Government

Early last month, an MTA bus struck and seriously injured a 15-year-old girl. Following the accident, the bus driver, Francisco de Jesus, was charged with a criminal misdemeanor. The NYPD were able to file charges in conjunction with Mayor de Blasio’s Vision Zero traffic law that was passed last summer. The MTA is outraged that..

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January 21, 2015

How Demonstrative Evidence Can Help Sway a Case

We see and hear a lot of things about lawsuits and trials every day as we watch movies and television. While these stories are often dramatic, they may not be providing you with the correct picture of how your litigation process will actually work. A trial following a serious injury is complex and requires your..

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December 29, 2014

Support for New Bill Could Enable More Instances of Medical Malpractice

According to Slate, the New York State Legislature may be on the verge of passing a bill that would provide physicians more legal cover in instances where they have acted negligently. Currently, a doctor is considered negligent if they act in a manner that “deviates from accepted norms of practice in the medical community.” Recently,..

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December 4, 2014

After Grand Jury Ruling, Parents of Michael Brown Still Have Legal Options

Last Tuesday, a Grand Jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Ferguson, Missouri resident Michael Brown. The response to the decision has widely varied. Some Ferguson residents protested and rioted in the streets after the decision was announced. The St. Louis County Prosecutor, Robert McCulloch vigorously defended the outcome in..

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November 19, 2014

New York City-bound Bus Crashes in Syracuse Injuring 27

On Thursday November 6, a New York City-bound bus crashed into a disabled car and a tractor-trailer on I-81 outside of Syracuse. The crash left 27 passengers injured, including the driver of the bus, who is currently in critical condition. According to Newsday, none of the injuries sustained in the crash were fatal. The bus,..

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February 6, 2014

Doctors Ignore Pain; Baby Born Brain Damaged

We Represent Families Whose Infants Have Suffered Severe Neurological Injuries One of the most exciting times in a family’s life is the birth of a new baby. That excitement quickly turns to tragedy and heartbreak when the baby is not born healthy. Such is the case for a couple we recently represented who were upset..

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