What Qualifies as a Personal Injury in New York State

What Qualifies as a Personal Injury in New York State?

Suffering a personal injury is almost inevitable at some time in a person’s life. Home entryways and stoops get slippery in winter, stairway handrails become loose, pedestrians jaywalk, cyclists zip through traffic and across sidewalks, and drivers are sometimes reckless. That’s why the Empire State has enacted laws that help people recover from personal injuries. New York Law allows for …

Injured in a Car Accident? Turn to The Personal Injury Lawyers at Littman and Babiarz

Injured in a Car Accident? Turn to The Personal Injury Lawyers at Littman and Babiarz

Have you ever been injured in a motor vehicle accident, but you thought “No Fault” meant “no way to get reimbursed for your pain and suffering?” Do the “No Fault” rules in the State of New York mean you’re stuck paying for your own bills after an accident? The laws of New York State that involve car accidents and personal …

Are you Able to File Both a Workers Compensation Claim and a Personal Injury Claim for Your Injury in New York State?

There are differences between personal injury law and Workers Compensation law in The State of New York. In most cases, Workers Compensation cases and personal injury claims are handled separately. Littman & Babiarz, Attorneys at Law, are experienced personal injury lawyers in Auburn, Syracuse, Ithaca, and Elmira, as well as Workers Compensation attorneys in New York State. When you become …

ERISA attorneys Syracuse

Understanding the ERISA Laws in New York State

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) is a federal law governing pension, health, and other benefit plans; this Act applies to most private employers. ERISA laws in New York State are similar to the laws in other states. New York employers are not obligated by any state or federal law to provide benefit plans to employees. ERISA …