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How to Find the Fastest Settlement Personal Injury Attorney in New York

If you’ve been injured because of someone else’s negligence, you have likely had to deal with extensive medical bills and lost wages. We know these bills are highly time-sensitive and add up quickly. You need compensation, and you need it now. So what do you do? Contact a qualified personal injury attorney in New York, so you can get a...

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Is Lane Splitting Illegal in New York?

When riding, it’s common for motorcyclists to use lane splitting to get around traffic. However, if you’re new to riding or don’t know much about New York’s traffic rules, you may be wondering, Is lane splitting illegal? Here are a few key things you should know about the current traffic laws in New York and how to prevent lane-splitting...

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How Long Does It Take to Get a Settlement After a Deposition?

When going through a personal injury claim, it’s common for victims to become frustrated after waiting so long for a resolution. During this process, you may ask yourself, After a deposition, when is a settlement finalized? While there’s no exact answer that fits all situations, there are a few signs to look out for that may indicate an impending...

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How to Report a Dog Bite and Start a Claim

After being attacked by a dog, you may be wondering if you should make a claim against the owner. Victims often don’t know how to report a dog bite in their area, especially since every jurisdiction has its own rules. Here are some tips on reporting a dog bite to your local government and how a personal injury attorney...

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How to Get an Accident Report in Long Island

If you are contemplating legal action after a traffic accident, you probably need access to a Long Island accident report. In Long Island, there are two kinds of accident reports. One type is a police report filed by a party to the accident. The other type is a Suffolk County, or Nassau County police report, generated by the police...

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NYPD Traffic Accidents—How to Get Your Accident Report

Auto accidents can turn your life upside down. If you suffer injuries, it can take weeks or even months to get back on your feet. There’s also a chance you may struggle with a debilitating injury for the rest of your life. Obtaining compensation may be the most important thing you do following such a life-changing experience. If you...

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Time Limits for Injury Lawsuits in New York

Understanding the New York statute of limitations for a personal injury lawsuit is crucial. If you don’t file within the legal deadline, the court could dismiss your case. That means you are barred from any financial compensation for your injuries and other damages. Unfortunately, figuring out the proper deadline can be complicated in some cases. That is one reason...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Bicycle Accident Claims

When researching bike accident claims, it’s common to have several questions about the process. You may be thinking, I was hit by a car on my bicycle and I don’t know what to do.  At the Law Offices of Theodore A. Naima, we know how uncertain and intimidating the claims process can be during recovery. Here are answers to...

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Causes of Motorcycle Accidents in New York

In the State of New York, motorcycle accidents often result in severe injury or death. Unfortunately, this continues to be one of the most difficult public safety challenges in the state. Here are some of the most common causes of motorcycle accidents in New York and how negligent drivers may be liable for them. What Is the Main Cause...

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When to File a Lawsuit After a Crash With a Leased Car

Car accidents often bring about unease and stress, as handling a car accident claim can be challenging. A car accident in a leased car can heighten this confusion, as leased vehicles are different from owned cars.  After a leased car accident, The Law Offices of Theodore A. Naima is ready to help. Understanding the Differences Between Leased and Owned...

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