Buying a business in New York can be a daunting task. There are numerous steps and research that an entrepreneur has to take before the actual purchase.
New York Driving While Intoxicated (DUI) Law it is actually one of the most complex and technical areas of the criminal law in New York.
New York Criminal Law Blog – Court Rules you are allowed to sit in a legally parked car without being searched by police
A couple was sitting in a legally parked car when cops drove towards them. The officers said they saw the couple moving things around inside the parked car.
New York Criminal Law Blog – Court Holds you ARE Allowed to Walk Down the Street and Make Eye Contact with a Police Officer Without Being Detained
The Appellate Division recently upheld the suppression of evidence recovered from someone who was walking down the street in the late afternoon and was accosted by police officers. The Defendant in the case was lawfully walking on the sidewalk wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black sweatpants when an unmarked police car with two plainclothes [...]
New York Criminal Law Blog – Bronx Criminal Court Says a Police Officer Can Stop Your Car if a Passenger is moving His Arms Up and Down in the Backseat
A Bronx Criminal Court Says a Police Officer Can Stop Your Car if a Passenger is moving His Arms Up and Down in the Backseat.
Do not agree to any changes in your commerical lease before speaking with an attorney. FInd out why on our commercial law blog.
Alexander Restaino won a major victory on behalf of a Bronx photography studio facing permanent closure by the NYPD civil affairs bureau. The NYPD and various other City and State agencies conducted a raid of the photo studio late on a Friday night. Even though there were only six people in the studio at the [...]
If you fall behind on your mortgage payments the best thing you can do for yourself and your family is to apply for a loan modification as soon as possible.
Local Building Inspectors and Code Enforcers are given tremendous power to issue citations and fines to property and business owners for violations of the building and fire code. With the economic downturn and lack of construction projects to oversee these inspectors are looking for ways to keep themselves busy during the day, generate revenue for [...]