Everyone who operates a motor vehicle on the streets of New York is expected to comply with the large number of traffic laws and regulations set out by the state and localities. Commercial drivers, however, must also ensure that they comply with another set of rules under New York State Transportation Laws. These extra requirements … Continue reading What are the Transportation Laws in New York?
While most people are familiar with the criminal offense of driving under the influence, or “DUI,” you may have never heard of “aggravated” DUI. Aggravated DUI is a relatively new offense under New York law that creates a new type of DUI offense that is more serious than simple DUI. Because of the increased severity … Continue reading What is an Aggravated DUI in New York?
Family law is the area of law that deals with domestic relations and the legal rights and obligations we have toward one another as a result of our relationships. For example, under New Jersey law, parents have a duty to support their children, and assets obtained by people who are married generally own them jointly … Continue reading What Kinds of Issues Fall Under New York Family Law?
Fire codes exist to ensure the protection and safety of the public. The codes impose standards for contractors and building owners designed to prevent fires from happening, as well as assuring that in the event of a fire, occupants have a way out. Following fire codes promotes the safety of your guests and protects you … Continue reading Common Fire Code Violations and How to Prevent a Fine