1. There are no right turns on a red light in NYC. If there is a sign there specifically stating that such a turn is allowed, then it’s allowed. Otherwise, it is prohibited in all five boroughs. “I didn’t know” won’t cut it in court should it come to that.… Read More
We know traffic tickets can be damaging. Insurance, fine, surcharges and potential suspension are always concerns and bring hundreds of potential clients to our office each month. Now, in a sudden and unexpected boon to traffic ticket lawyers throughout New York, you can add felony larceny and robbery charges to … Read More
Getting a traffic ticket in New York can be a lot like buying jewelry or antiques. Unless you have a trained eye, it’s almost impossible to know what to expect to pay. Drivers should never assume they know what a traffic ticket will cost in fines, surcharges and other penalties … Read More
No driver or officer can deny the fact that there are inherent differences between men and women. However, a recent study shows that these differences are unlikely to alter the chances of simply receiving a warning instead of a ticket when pulled over.
Yesterday the Nassau County Traffic and Parking Violations Agency fired six employees for fixing more than 100 tickets. News reports didn’t mention that they were actually selling their “fixing” services. It seems the tickets in question were for themselves, friends and family.
The investigation apparently started with an individual who … Read More
I was interviewed last week by Justin Mason of the Schenectady Daily Gazette for an article on how fees, fines and bail forfeitures collected by some of New York State’s 1,262 justice courts are generating hundreds of thousands of dollars for New York State and local municipalities.
A Virginia woman drove to her local Department of Motor Vehicles service center in Leesburg this weekend to take care of some basic paperwork related to her car’s title. She then drove straight into the building.
A new study of 360,000 vehicle insurance claims by San Francisco-based Quality Planning Corp has concluded that hybrid drivers get more traffic tickets and get into more accidents than drivers of conventional cars.
This certainly has the potential to force insurance companies to reconsider the discount many major insurers currently … Read More