Halloween Safety for Trick-or-Treaters

Happy Halloween from Levine & Wiss!  We’d like to share a Press Release from the Nassau County Government urging Halloween Safety for Trick-Or-Treaters: Mangano, Dale Urge Halloween Safety For Trick-Or-Treaters As Nassau children gear up for Halloween, County Executive Edward … Continue reading

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Can You Be Sued For Texting Someone Who’s Driving?

The case Kubert v. Best, 2013 WL 4512313 (N.J. Super. App. Div. Aug. 27, 2013) has garnered a good deal of national controversy recently. In its opinion, the New Jersey Appellate Court suggested that an individual who text messages a … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy: One Year Later

Today marks the one year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy hitting us on Long Island.  In hindsight, many of us wish we were better equipped to deal with the disaster.  Hurricane Sandy has taught us all a valuable lesson about what … Continue reading

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Head-On Collision Justice

Head on collisions are by far the most devastating and deadly type of automobile accidents that happen on the road.  Often, they are unavoidable for at least one of the drivers, as they happen so quickly that there is little … Continue reading

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Driving in the Dark – What You Need to Know

Daylight Savings Time ends on November 3rd which means we’ll be “falling back” and turning our clocks back an hour.  The sun will begin to set as early as 4:50PM that week with it progressively getting darker through December 21st … Continue reading

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The 3rd Annual Monday Night Party!

Plans on Monday, October 21st? You’re invited to watch Monday Night Football in style and play video games with the New York Jets! Levine & Wiss, PLLC is a participating partner in hosting the 3rd Annual Monday Night Party held … Continue reading

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Hurt By A Dog Bite? Here’s What You Need To Know.

Most New Yorkers are animal lovers. But the dangers of being bitten and injured by a dog are real and the consequences can be very painful. Dog bites happen all the time and they can be quite serious. Most recently … Continue reading

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Injured on the Job?

Have you been injured on the job?  If you have, then you know all the complicated challenges that can arise from your injury.  New York State defines Worker’s Compensation as a type of insurance that provides benefits and medical care … Continue reading

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Victims of Medical Malpractice Deserve Justice

What is medical malpractice?  In a word: negligence.  It means that a Health Care Provider failed to meet the very standards required of them to practice in the medical field.  It means that by no fault of the victim, not … Continue reading

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Teenage Driving: The Risks and Facts

To many teenagers, getting your driver’s license is an important rite of passage into adulthood.  But with that new found freedom comes real responsibility.  While the thrill and independence that comes with getting your driver’s license makes for an exciting … Continue reading

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