Benefit Of Toll Free Numbers

Toll free numbers have many advantages that most people may not know. These numbers can prove to be a vital asset to both large and small businesses. A toll free number works by charging the called party instead of the calling party. This simple concept of changing of the payment can dramatically.. Read More

May I Have My Health Insurance Pay For My Medical Treatment?

This guest blog post is by Aaron Wallenstein, a top tier New York dwi lawyer. Automobile accident victims have many questions following an accident. The most common question is whether they should seek medical treatment following an accident. T.. Read More

Reinstatement of a New York Drivers License

Driving in the state of New York is a privilege. It is a privilege that can be taken away from any driver for a number of reasons. The New York Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) can suspend an individual's driving privileges for a number of reasons. The suspension of a person's driver's license .. Read More

Manhattan Central Booking

When you or someone you love is arrested in Manhattan, knowing the particulars of the borough’s criminal justice system will help you understand when a lawyer is necessary and what to do to make the process go smoother. Here is a quick guide to the Read More

Possession of Child Pornography Charges in New York

Under New York law a person is guilty of possessing a sexual performance by a child when knowing the character and content of the performance, he or she knowingly has in his or her possession or control, any performance which includes sexual conduct by a child less then 16 years old.W.. Read More

New York Criminal Law Attorney Discusses How a Criminal Record Can Affect Employment and College Admission

Under New York City law, employers are not permitted to perform criminal background checks until an individual receives a job offer. Employers are permitted to perform criminal background checks after making.. Read More

Food Stamp Eligibility Investigations in New York

Food Stamp Eligibility Investigations in New York

There are various programs which distribute benefits known as “food stamps” or food assistance to help low income, disabled or elderly people purchase food. Supp.. Read More

Why is it Important to Know the Reason You Were Pulled Over?

When a police officer pulls a person over on a traffic stop, he or she is being detained and not arrested. A lawful detention can lead to an arrest if the police officer has a reasonable suspicion that the detainee has committed or is in the process of committing a crime. A traffic stop for no re.. Read More

What is the Difference Between Whole Blood and Serum Blood?

When it comes to forensics and criminal investigations, sometimes blood samples are collected at the scene of a crime. Blood is also collected in other settings as well. If someone is pulled over by a police officer and suspected of driving under the influence, the officer might require this pers.. Read More

What is the Difference Between Felony and Misdemeanor Charges?

Here in the United States, crimes are divided into different classifications, depending on their severity. The courts use this system to determine how individual cases should be treated. The amount of time the offender could face in jail depends largely on what category the crime fits into.Th.. Read More

What is Rape or Sexual Battery?

When an individual is raped or sexually battered, they may experience low self-esteem, fear, anger and depression. The criminal changes a victim's life for any number of reasons. Here, we discuss rape and sexual battery and the difference between the two.Sexual batterySex.. Read More

What is Evidence in a Criminal Trial?

In a criminal trial, it must be shown beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant committed the crime that he or she is accused of committing. This is done by presenting evidence to a jury who will use it to render a verdict. Let's take a closer look at what may be considered evidence.Eviden.. Read More

What is a Drug Trafficking Charge?

With so many drug related crimes floating around out there, it is important to be able to distinguish between them all. The exact charge greatly impacts the level of prosecution and the severity of the penalty were the charged to actually be convicted. One of the more serious of these charges is .. Read More