How a Brooklyn Car Accident Attorney Helps Families with Legal Questions

If you have legal questions after a car accident, it might be tempting to rely on the internet for answers. For example, the internet will readily tell you that New York is a No Fault state, which means that you can only make a claim from your own insurance company unless the injury is “serious.”… Continue reading How a Brooklyn Car Accident Attorney Helps Families with Legal Questions

What is Your Legal Responsibility for Maintaining Sideways?

In New York City there are statutes which define the legal responsibility to maintain sidewalks. The New York Administrative Code Section 7-210  which was effective on September 14, 2003 (and therefore applicable since that date,) provides that it is the legal duty of the owner of a property abutting any sidewalk (including the intersection portion… Continue reading What is Your Legal Responsibility for Maintaining Sideways?

Lead Poisoning Victim Represented by The Frankel Law Firm Recovers $2,600,000.00

NEW YORK, New York, February 1, 2017 — The Frankel Law Firm in New York City recently settled a lead poisoning case for the sum of Two Million and Six Hundred Thousand Dollars ($2,600,000.). The suit alleged in relevant part that the plaintiff was lead poisoned in an apartment in Westchester County, New York. The… Continue reading Lead Poisoning Victim Represented by The Frankel Law Firm Recovers $2,600,000.00

How Young Adults Bring an Action Dating Back Many Years

What rights does a young adult have to bring an action dating back many years to a time when he or she was a child? An example may be instructive on this issue. A young adult, 20 years of age, learns that when she was 3 years old she suffered from an elevated lead level. … Continue reading How Young Adults Bring an Action Dating Back Many Years

Injured When a Person Opened A Motor Vehicle Door Into Your Cycle? What Are Your Legal Rights?

Biking in New York City has become a preferred and modern mode of transportation both in the country setting and along the busy streets of Manhattan and Brooklyn. The benefits of this mode of transportation cannot be overstated. It provides exercise, convenience, and in many cases, speed. Yet, riding a bike in heavy New York… Continue reading Injured When a Person Opened A Motor Vehicle Door Into Your Cycle? What Are Your Legal Rights?

The Frankel Law Firm Settles Lead Poisoning Case for $1,500,000

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Frankel Law Firm in New York City recently settled a lead poisoning case for the sum of One Million and Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($1,500,000.). This sum represents the present cost of the settlement. The settlement was structured and will pay to the plaintiff future periodic payments.… Continue reading The Frankel Law Firm Settles Lead Poisoning Case for $1,500,000

Accidents on Defective or Poorly Maintained New York City Sidewalks – Who is Legally Responsible for Maintaining the Sidewalk?

In New York City there are statutes which define the legal responsibility to maintain sidewalks. The New York Administrative Code Section 7-210 which was effective on September 14, 2003 (and therefore applicable since that date,) provides that it is the legal duty of the owner of a property abutting any sidewalk (including the intersection portion… Continue reading Accidents on Defective or Poorly Maintained New York City Sidewalks – Who is Legally Responsible for Maintaining the Sidewalk?