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  • Bicycle Accidents in New York
    Bicycling as a form of commute has increased dramatically over the last few decades, as more and more Americans understand the value of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In fact, the total number of ...
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  • Can I sue my spouse if they injure me in a car accident?
    Can I sue my spouse if they injure me in a car accident? Most people ride in their car with their families; take the kids to the movies; drive the wife to the supermarket; take husband to the bank, ...
  • Tips for Preventing Car Accidents
    A car accident can happen to anyone at any time, even to those who carefully follow the rules of the road. In the event that you do become involved in a crash, contact a car accident lawyer in Mineola ...
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  • NY Car Insurance and Property Damage Coverage
    This article is a continuation in our series of articles to help our clients understand New York car insurance. At Schalk, Ciaccio & Kahn, we want our clients to be informed and protected. If you ...
  • Collision Coverages
    COLLISION COVERAGE Collision coverage, if elected, is available through your own car insurance policy. This coverage is not mandatory by law* but is, usually, in place if you have a newer vehicle. ...
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  • Criminal Sealing Comes To New York
    Until today, New York has long been a state with virtually no expungement laws. Meaning that in the vast majority of cases people convicted of misdemeanors and felonies would have crimes on their ...
  • Criminal Procedure in New York
    Criminal Procedure in New York Part One: The Arrest, What to Expect It may have been the result of a traffic stop or someone calling the police to your home, but you’ve found yourself under ...
  • What to Do If You're Falsely Arrested
    A false arrest is a case in which an individual is arrested and held by law enforcement officials erroneously, either without sufficient probable cause or without a valid warrant for arrest. In some ...
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  • Criminal Sealing Comes To New York
    Until today, New York has long been a state with virtually no expungement laws. Meaning that in the vast majority of cases people convicted of misdemeanors and felonies would have crimes on their ...
  • Criminal Procedure in New York
    Criminal Procedure in New York Part One: The Arrest, What to Expect It may have been the result of a traffic stop or someone calling the police to your home, but you’ve found yourself under ...
  • Special Prosecutors and Criminal Proceedings
    While most people are aware that a prosecutor is the person that prosecutes a crime in the name of the government, they are not aware that a special prosecutor can be appointed in certain ...
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  • Criminal Sealing Comes To New York
    Until today, New York has long been a state with virtually no expungement laws. Meaning that in the vast majority of cases people convicted of misdemeanors and felonies would have crimes on their ...
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  • Understanding Drugged Driving
    Just as drunk driving is a serious offense, driving under the influence of drugs is also a criminal offense in New York. Drugs that affect your nervous system have an impact on your decision-making ...
  • A Look at Drug Laws in New York State
    Drug laws consist of laws that prohibit the manufacture, possession, or sale of certain controlled substances. Studies show that more than half of individuals currently serving jail time for an arrest ...
  • An Overview of Different Drug Crimes
    The Nassau County criminal lawyers at Schalk, Ciaccio & Kahn represent those individuals charged with state or federal drug crimes. While state drug laws may be narrower in scope so long as they ...
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  • Special Prosecutors and Criminal Proceedings
    While most people are aware that a prosecutor is the person that prosecutes a crime in the name of the government, they are not aware that a special prosecutor can be appointed in certain ...
  • Is There Expungement in New York? An Analysis of the Current State of the Law
    Expungement in New York: How Close is it to Becoming Reality? Criminal proceedings can be exhausting. These types of cases are taxing on individuals charged with a crime, along with their families, ...
  • What Is a Felony?
    While those charged with a misdemeanor may face up to a year in jail, individuals who are charged and subsequently convicted of a felony could serve a much longer term in state or federal prison, ...
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  • Bicycle Accidents in New York
    Bicycling as a form of commute has increased dramatically over the last few decades, as more and more Americans understand the value of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In fact, the total number of ...
  • What You Should Know About Hiring a Lawyer
    While lawyers on Long Island can play an integral role in criminal law proceedings, they are not all the same. Some do better work than others, and many different attorneys have different areas of ...
  • Can I sue my spouse if they injure me in a car accident?
    Can I sue my spouse if they injure me in a car accident? Most people ride in their car with their families; take the kids to the movies; drive the wife to the supermarket; take husband to the bank, ...
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  • Bicycle Accidents in New York
    Bicycling as a form of commute has increased dramatically over the last few decades, as more and more Americans understand the value of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In fact, the total number of ...
  • The Power of Prior Written Notice
    Recently I became frustrated by the sand that covered the local streets in my neighborhood. My car would skid on the sand as I applied my breaks at a stop sign. Additionally, the sand was unsightly ...
  • What You Should Know About Hiring a Lawyer
    While lawyers on Long Island can play an integral role in criminal law proceedings, they are not all the same. Some do better work than others, and many different attorneys have different areas of ...
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  • Bicycle Accidents in New York
    Bicycling as a form of commute has increased dramatically over the last few decades, as more and more Americans understand the value of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In fact, the total number of ...
  • The Power of Prior Written Notice
    Recently I became frustrated by the sand that covered the local streets in my neighborhood. My car would skid on the sand as I applied my breaks at a stop sign. Additionally, the sand was unsightly ...
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  • The Power of Prior Written Notice
    Recently I became frustrated by the sand that covered the local streets in my neighborhood. My car would skid on the sand as I applied my breaks at a stop sign. Additionally, the sand was unsightly ...
  • NY Car Insurance and Property Damage Coverage
    This article is a continuation in our series of articles to help our clients understand New York car insurance. At Schalk, Ciaccio & Kahn, we want our clients to be informed and protected. If you ...
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  • Criminal Sealing Comes To New York
    Until today, New York has long been a state with virtually no expungement laws. Meaning that in the vast majority of cases people convicted of misdemeanors and felonies would have crimes on their ...
  • Criminal Procedure in New York
    Criminal Procedure in New York Part One: The Arrest, What to Expect It may have been the result of a traffic stop or someone calling the police to your home, but you’ve found yourself under ...
  • Bicycle Accidents in New York
    Bicycling as a form of commute has increased dramatically over the last few decades, as more and more Americans understand the value of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In fact, the total number of ...
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  • Bicycle Accidents in New York
    Bicycling as a form of commute has increased dramatically over the last few decades, as more and more Americans understand the value of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. In fact, the total number of ...
  • How to Act When You're Pulled Over
    Attorneys often represent clients who made a few mistakes while getting pulled over and are subsequently facing additional charges. Whether or not you've been doing something illegal when ...
  • Tips for Safe Motorcycle Riding
    Riding a motorcycle can be an exhilarating way to reach your destination. Unfortunately, far too many motorcyclists have their trips cut short because of irresponsible or negligent drivers. When a car ...
Traffic Defense Attorney - Click here to view all posts
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  • Debunking the Myths of Defeating the Breathalyzer Test.
    In New York State, driving is a privilege- not a right. As such, motorists must abide by the rules of the road. New York State has an “implied consent” law which states that upon a legal ...
  • Understanding the Breathalyzer Test in New York
    If an individual is pulled over for a DWI, New York law requires the driver to submit to a chemical test as a matter of “implied consent.” This means that by driving in New York, a driver ...
  • Know Your Rights if You're Pulled Over
    Many people experience anxiety when being pulled over. Often, suffering from anxiety can make it difficult to think clearly. However, it's important to remain calm during a traffic stop and remind ...
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  • Knowing Your Rights in New York | Part 2
    Our last article discussed an officer's reasonable suspicion to pull a vehicle over. With that in mind, let's now consider an officer's ability to search a vehicle. How can an officer ...
  • Knowing Your Rights in New York | Part 1
    In Robbins v. California Justice Powell famously commented that "The law of search and seizure with respect to automobiles is intolerably confusing." If this area of the law is difficult for ...
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  • Is There Expungement in New York? An Analysis of the Current State of the Law
    Expungement in New York: How Close is it to Becoming Reality? Criminal proceedings can be exhausting. These types of cases are taxing on individuals charged with a crime, along with their families, ...
  • Types of Violent Crimes
    Due to the nature of violent crimes, individuals charged and subsequently convicted of them typically face severe penalties, such as mandated state prison sentences. There are many different types of ...
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  • FAQs: What to expect at a deposition
    Often times our attorneys are asked questions regularly about a specific aspect of the law or court process. We want to use our blog to educate our current and potential clients as to the most ...
  • An Overview of White Collar Crimes
    Since the term was first used in 1939, the definition of "white collar crime" has evolved from meaning a crime committed by a well-respected individual to meaning many kinds of nonviolent ...
Workplace Injury - Click here to view all posts
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  • Common Workplace Injuries and Accidents
    Research shows that the most common workplace injuries include sprains, strains, and tears, especially from overextension in lifting or lowering objects. Additionally, the most common part of the body ...

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