Understanding New York Chapter 13 Repayment Plans

If you’re thinking about what to do about your mounting debt, you might consider filing for bankruptcy. Specifically, you might contemplate filing for a New York Chapter 13 bankruptcy because it allows you to retain your property and still make payments on any loans or other debt that you’ve incurred. It also gives you an […]

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What You Should Know About Drug Charges in New York

When people have substance abuse issues, it can bring problems into their professional lives, as well as damage their personal relationships. However, those that take drugs aren’t the only individuals impacted by drug-related offenses. If you manufacture, possess, sell, or transport illegal substances, the consequences of being convicted of a New York drug crime can […]

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Forming an LLC in New York

As you prepare to start a new business, you will be inundated with many things to consider and many decisions to be made. One of the most basic, but significant choices that you have to make is what type of business structure is best for your New York business. A popular choice for many is […]

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Living Trusts vs. Wills—Which Should You Choose?

The pandemic has a lot of people thinking about their estate planning. One of the issues that you may consider in this planning is whether you want to create a living trust in addition to a will or instead of a will. The decision is a very personal one and will depend on your specific […]

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When Does a NY Contract Need to be in Writing?

Should your New York business agreement always be in writing? In general, the answer to this question is “yes.” However, there are specific rules to inform us when a type of contract must be in the written form. Read on to learn about when New York contracts are required to be in writing.  The New […]

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Understanding Brain Injuries After a Construction Accident

The construction industry is one that’s inherently dangerous. Whenever you work on a construction site, you’re in an environment where you risk serious injury or even death, especially if someone isn’t taking all of the necessary safety precautions. Some of the most dangerous injuries include some sort of injury to the head, which can cause […]

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How to File an Unpaid Wages Claim in New York

Any employee has the right to be compensated for every hour of work that they finished. As a New York employee, you are entitled to file a complaint if your employer doesn’t pay you for all or any portion of your earned wages.  Examples of Wage Theft Employers must disclose the basis for employee payment […]

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Is a Reverse Mortgage Right for Me?

You’ve watching your favorite sports event or true crime series when you see a commercial encouraging you to get a reverse mortgage. If you’re near retirement age and own your home, you may consider this type of loan. Read on to learn about reverse mortgages and whether it is a good fit for you for […]

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