Posted on February 3, 2011 at 9:05 am.
We were just informed by a Head Judge at one of the TVB offices that cell phone convictions in NY would carry 2 points starting later this month.
First, we wanted to confirm this was …
Read More Posted on January 31, 2011 at 9:56 am.
His taxi caught on fire and he ended up with a parking ticket for blocking the road.
During the latest big snowstorm last week, the driver was stuck in the snow. He gave the car some gas, some more gas and some more gas in an effort to free the …
Read More Posted on January 21, 2011 at 11:49 am.
Clients and potential clients ask us all the time about how to handle a
NY traffic ticket, about points on their license, about suspensions, out of state tickets, etc.
If you want advice on how to handle a speeding ticket, NY driver license or any other related issue, feel …
Read More Posted on January 13, 2011 at 8:00 am.
Effective Jan 1, 2011, motorists will be required as per NYS VTL 1144a to “move over” or “slow down” when their vehicle is approaching an authorized emergency vehicle when its emergency lights are flashing and the emergency vehicle is parked on a highway or roadway in New York State.
Read More Posted on January 6, 2011 at 8:03 am.
A man in New Hampshire was recently rushing to the hospital with his wife who was on the verge of giving birth.
When he saw a police car behind him trying to pull him over, he didn’t want to stop. He called 911 to let them know why he was …
Read More Posted on January 3, 2011 at 8:27 am.
Please–If you pay a traffic ticket or beat a traffic ticket or otherwise close out a matter in the TVB or other NY traffic court, hold on to any and all related paperwork. You should never need it again but it’s worth keeping just in case.
Dekalb County, Georgia currently …
Read More Posted on December 24, 2010 at 11:43 am.
A New Haven, Connecticut Superior Court program that allowed people to get out of minor traffic tickets by donating a toy to charity won’t be continued next year.
The program was reviewed and the decision to end it made after one resident questioned whether the program was unfairly coercing ticket …
Read More Posted on December 15, 2010 at 8:48 am.
In January, a man named Kevin Richardson won Volkswagen’s
The Fun Theory, a contest for ideas to make obeying speed-limits fun. Now, less than a year later, his entry is in use in Stockholm, Sweden.
Kevin’s idea is very simple. Record vehicles that enter enforcement zones at or under …
Read More Posted on December 13, 2010 at 8:52 am.
I’ve read it various places online and been asked by friends and clients on numerous occasions whether it’s true.
It’s the “overpayment” myth. And the answer is NO, it is not true.
Here’s a version of it I found from a quick search online:
A police officer confirmed this for
Read More Posted on December 10, 2010 at 8:21 am.
Just a heads up Long Island..
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano was in Albany recently to lobby for financial help for the county.
He met with lawmakers twice, as recently as Dec 7, to discuss ways to increase county revenue.
Included in that conversation was the possibility of more red …