Is There a Statute of Limitations on Personal Injury Claims?

Is There a Statute of Limitations on Personal Injury Claims?

Personal injury law in New York State provides specific guidelines for how an injured party can file a suit in court to pursue compensation for their losses in the event of a personal injury. Littman & Babiarz, a personal injury law firm in Ithaca, Syracuse and Auburn, NY, wants you to be aware of how the statute of limitations affects …

How Can COVID-19 Impact Your Personal Injury Claim in New York?

In these unpredictable times brought about by the unique COVID-19 pandemic, your life still matters. While the various matters that concern us are experiencing upheaval, other incidents or accidents still occur and require attention. Littman and Babiarz, personal injury attorneys in Syracuse, are still serving the needs of central New York State residents who sustain a personal injury. A frequent …

Can Personal Injury Liability be Tied to COVID-19?

The global COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world upside down, and this includes how it is affecting the legal landscape. Questions regarding personal injury liability and COVID-19 are at the forefront of the current legal debate, and no one has concrete answers. If you or a loved one contracted COVID-19, can you file a personal injury claim against an individual …

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New York Courts Begin to Reopen Post COVID-19 Lockdown

For the last few months, courts across the State of New York have not been receiving new complaints, except in certain extreme cases. On March 22, the chief administrative judge of New York State Courts barred all new filings in nonessential matters and extended the tolling for statute of limitations until June 6, 2020. Now that New York courts are beginning to reopen, …

Who’s Responsible for Personal Injuries Suffered While Commercial Driving?

Commercial Trucking is Vital During COVID-19, What Happens if You Suffer a Personal Injury?

During COVID-19, commercial trucking is more important than ever, but with the relaxed federal and state regulations to facilitate rapid deployment of resources, the risks for trucking accidents has exponentially increased. Trucking regulations can be somewhat confusing even without the complications added by COVID-19. Who is responsible in an accident if you are driving for a company? What if you …