Client Press Releases

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Melville, NY — Brian Andrew Tully, Partner/Founder, Tully Law, P.C., has been certified as a Member of the Lawyers of Distinction. Lawyers of Distinction is recognized as the fastest-growing community of distinguished attorneys in the United States.

Membership is limited to the...

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Melville, NY — Tully Law, PC has proudly announced that Super Lawyers has recognized Brian Andrew Tully, Partner/Founder, for 2017 honors. He was recognized in the practice areas of Elder Law and Estate Planning & Probate for the seventh straight year.

A member of the...

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Nicholas Ferrara Enters Legal Profession after Hip Injury Ends Prospects of an NFL Career Awaits Acceptance to the New York State Bar

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK — After achieving much success as a high school and college football player, Nicholas Ferrara attempted to go to the next level: the National Football League (NFL). But when a devastating hip injury during...

Thursday, September 28, 2017

State Court Ruling, Rising Labor Costs Force Price of Employing Home Health Aides to Go Up

JAMAICA ESTATES, NY — Attorney Tanya Hobson-Williams of Hobson-Williams, P.C. says the state court’s ruling on paying caregivers working 24-hour shifts and inflated labor costs as a...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Pressure Builds for the Village of Garden City to Embrace Diversity and Inclusion

HEMPSTEAD & WASHINGTON, D.C. — A press conference was held on Tuesday, September 26 in the Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington-556 Peninsula Blvd., Hempstead, to discuss this recent development. On last Wednesday, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York...

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Six Chosen to New York Metro Super Lawyers List, Eight More Selected as “Rising Stars”

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK —Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC has proudly announced that Super Lawyers has recognized 14 attorneys from the Firm for 2017 honors. The 14 attorneys, amounting to three-fourths of...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

On September 6, Hurricane Irma hit the Caribbean, including the island of Saint Barth, with sustained winds of 185 miles per hour and gusts of up to 218 miles per hour, destroying 10% of the houses, damaging almost all the villas and resorts and some of the crucial infrastructures of the island.

Emmanuel Jacques, Managing Attorney, ...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK — Montfort, Healy, McGuire & Salley LLP has announced that Timothy A. Jenks has joined the firm as an Associate.

Mr. Jenks concentrates his practice in negligence, premises and general liability, motor vehicle accidents, construction site accidents,...

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

New York, New York — Kerry Bretz, Partner, Bretz & Coven, LLP, says President Donald J. Trump’s decision on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) will mean that more immigrant children will be deported, tearing them away from their families who have already established roots in...

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

On January 1, 2018, New York State’s Paid Family Leave Benefits Law (PFL) will go into effect. This will offer employees more time off to care for family issues without losing their jobs. Steven Mitchell Sack, “The Employee’s Lawyer,” says the new law will also help employers...

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

 

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC was one of the participating sponsors for this year’s Marcum Workplace Challenge, which took place on July 25 at Jones Beach State Park. A large contingent of the firm took part in the 3.5-mile run/walk.

More than 8,400 participants from 195 local companies were in attendance. Participating organizations...

Monday, July 31, 2017

NEW YORK, NY — Mirman Markovits & Landau PC has announced that Edward K. Blodnick and Thomas Fazio have been named as Of Counsel to the firm. In addition, they will continue to maintain their practice, Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC, in Garden City, New York.
 
Mr...

Thursday, July 27, 2017

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK — Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC has announced that Michele S. Mirman has joined the firm as Of Counsel. She will also continue to operate her own practice, Mirman Markovits & Landau PC, in New York City.
 
Ms. Mirman concentrates her practice on personal injury cases, including medical...

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK — Blodnick Fazio & Associates, PC has announced that the firm successfully obtained a seven-figure settlement for a natural child of the decedent who was largely disinherited before her father’s passing, when his estate plan was changed just before he died...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

New York, New York — Kerry Bretz, Partner, Bretz & Coven, LLP, says the Second Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision in Harbin v. Lynch is a precedent-setting one in that lawful permanent residents convicted of certain controlled substance offenses may no longer be deportable. He also urged them to seek legal counsel if...

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

JAMAICA ESTATES, NY — Attorney Tanya Hobson-Williams of Hobson-Williams, P.C. says that, despite the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) announcement that a long-delayed part of the fiduciary rule will soon go into effect and will be enforced by the agency, the rule has too many...

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

EMBARGOED For Release on June 1, 2017 @ 2:00 p.m.
 
RONALD LANIER, RETIRED AFRICAN-AMERICAN NASSAU COUNTY
CORRECTION OFFICER, HITS VILLAGE OF GARDEN CITY
WITH FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS LAWSUIT
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

HEMPSTEAD, NY — The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has announced that the firm’s clients — Shuay’b Greenaway, Avery Knight and Sharon Knight — were awarded a total of $8.32 million by a federal jury in Brooklyn against Nassau County police officers and Hempstead Village police officers who falsely...

Friday, May 12, 2017

SYOSSET, NEW YORK — Jared Kaplan, Partner, Kaplan, Kaplan & DiTrapani, LLP, says Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed regulations to keep the title industry in line may actually do more harm than good to the industry, with homeowners paying the price.
 
On May 1, Governor Cuomo introduced two regulations. The...

Friday, May 12, 2017

SYOSSET, NEW YORK — Jared Kaplan, Partner, Kaplan, Kaplan & DiTrapani, LLP, says Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed regulations to keep the title industry in line may actually do more harm than good to the industry, with homeowners paying the price.
 
On May 1, Governor Cuomo introduced two regulations. The...

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