Client Press Releases

Monday, March 7, 2016

It appears that the University at Albany must now be called the University of Injustice. Three young African-American women have been charged criminally in the City of Albany Courts. And who is the arresting agency and the main proponent of the Criminal Charges? Their own University. The three women, who were all students in good standing, have been arrested at the...

Friday, February 19, 2016

HEMPSTEAD, NY — The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has announced that the New York State Department of Education has denied an appeal by the Hempstead School District Board of Education to invalidate the election results which named Maribel Touré and Gwendolyn Jackson as the winners. The court found that the claims...

Friday, February 19, 2016

Neil B. Garfinkel, Managing Partner, Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP, is available to comment on the latest developments in the real estate, mortgage and banking industries and how existing and proposed legislation can affect the real estate and mortgage markets.

The Fed’s decision to increase interest rates has resulted...

Friday, February 12, 2016

Kerry Bretz, Partner, Bretz & Coven, LLP, says the City of New York should be recognized for its forward thinking in providing U and T visa certifications for some of the city’s 535,000 undocumented immigrants, especially those who have been a victim of a criminal act or inhuman treatment. Mr. Bretz says the visas will not...

Monday, February 8, 2016

Melville, NY — Tully & Winkelman, P.C. has released a new guidebook, which provides valuable information for adults on how they can plan for their elderly parents as they age.

“How To Plan For Aging Parents 2016” addresses crucial topics to make sure the elderly are able to afford the quality life care they deserve....

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Transit-Oriented 192-Unit Rental Development Will Help Revitalize Downtown

 
UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Chris Coschignano, a Partner with Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC, successfully represented a developer before the Mineola Village Board, which approved the construction of an apartment complex that will be built at the former site of a Catholic...

Monday, December 14, 2015

On December 14, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington, located at 556 Peninsula Blvd., Hempstead, New York 11550, Officer Mary Williams, a Nassau County Corrections Officer, who is an African-American woman, will be joined by members of several law enforcement and community groups to announce the filing of her Federal Lawsuit for the...

Thursday, November 12, 2015

HEMPSTEAD, NY — The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has announced that a Muslim woman will be allowed to have her lawsuit proceed against the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) in a religious discrimination lawsuit, thanks to a recent ruling from the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York. The...

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Law Firm Revamps Website, Which is Retitled “9/11 Cancer Compensation Claims Info”

Troy Rosasco, Partner, Turley, Redmond, Rosasco & Rosasco, LLP, and Daniel J Hansen, Managing Partner, Hansen & Associates, have announced the...

Friday, October 30, 2015

HEMPSTEAD, NY — Frederick K. Brewington of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington will speak at this year’s Howard Glickstein Civil Rights and Public Policy Lecture hosted by Touro College Jacob A. Fuchsberg Law Center. The event will take place at the law school (225 Eastview Drive, Central Islip, NY) on November 3, beginning with a wine and cheese reception at 6:...

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Melville, NY — Tully & Winkelman, P.C. has announced that the firm will host its first November Military Month for active-duty and retired military personnel and their spouses. As a way to thank them for their service, the firm is providing them 17.75% off all planning and Medicaid fees during the month of November. The 17.75...

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

HEMPSTEAD, NEW YORK — Federal District Court Judge Arthur D. Spatt of the Eastern District Court of New York issued a decision in Defendants’ Motion seeking Summary Judgment, finding that the defendants, including Jay Levy, violated the Fair Housing Act and New York State Human Rights Law by refusing to rent Ms. Sharon Johnson and her late husband, Ennis Johnson, an...

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP has announced that the firm successfully represented the defendant husband in a case in which he was financially supporting his adult children, although they were working full-time jobs, after his wife divorced them. The court ruled that he was not legally obligated to pay his children’s rent and the contract in which he would...

Friday, October 9, 2015

Jacqueline Newman, Managing Partner, Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP, says that while changes to how alimony, or spousal maintenance, is determined will be helpful for some divorcing couples, it will make the process longer and more complicated for others. Ms. Newman points out that, until now, judges have had little guidance in determining what constitutes a...

Thursday, October 8, 2015

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC has announced that Joshua D. Brookstein has joined the firm as an Associate. Mr. Brookstein concentrates his practice in litigation and appeals, criminal defense, zoning and land use, and municipal law.
 
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Brookstein served as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the New York City...

Thursday, October 8, 2015

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC has announced that Robert A. Abiuso has joined the firm as Counsel. Mr. Abiuso concentrates his practice in the areas of personal injury litigation, insurance and supplemental underinsured and uninsured motorist (SUM) litigation, defense of claims against property damage, and municipal claims litigation. Mr. Abiuso also...

Thursday, October 8, 2015

MINEOLA, NEW YORK — With Fiat Chrysler looking to provide an initial public offering of its Ferrari brand, Leonard Bellavia, Senior Partner, Bellavia Blatt, is asking why the auto manufacturer is offering the IPO of its Ferrari brand now, especially when the parent company is facing a lawsuit against the largest Maserati dealer in the United States which alleges that...

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Melville, NY —Tully & Winkelman, P.C. wants to remind those with a disabled loved one that October is National Special Needs Law Month, and this is the month to make sure all of your loved one’s financial and health care needs are met to ensure they are protected...

Friday, October 2, 2015

HEMPSTEAD, NY — Frederick K. Brewington of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has been selected to the list of New York Metro Super Lawyers for 2015. He was recognized in the practice areas of Civil Rights, Criminal Defense and Employment Litigation: Plaintiff. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are...

Thursday, October 1, 2015

HEMPSTEAD, NY — Frederick K. Brewington of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has announced that his client, James Crockett, will be allowed to testify after a federal court denied the City of New York’s motion for summary judgment. Mr. Crockett has filed a suit against the City of New York and a group of New York...

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