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How Does No Win, No Fee Work With Lawyers?

At Sakkas, Cahn & Weiss, LLP, we understand that navigating a personal injury's aftermath can be emotionally and financially stressful. Many individuals hesitate to seek legal help, fearing additional financial…

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Who Pays for Lost Wages in a Car Accident?

One of the most pressing concerns for many victims after a car accident is the loss of income. If you're unable to work due to injuries sustained in a car…

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Common Christmas Injuries in New York

The holiday season moves quickly here in New York City. While it’s a time of great joy, the unusual hustle, bustle, and holiday-themed activities can lead to many accidents. Our…

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What Are Your Options if You Were Injured on Black Friday?

Black Friday can turn tragic for any shopper. In the past, they’ve left shoppers injured or dead. Over half of Americans still participate in the hopes of scoring a perfect…

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Who is Liable if You’re Injured During an NYC Parade?

In 2005, the M&Ms Red and Yellow Brighten the Holidays balloon caught its handling line on a lamp post, causing the post to fall into the crowd below. Two sisters…

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What is the Role of Insurance Companies in New York Personal Injury Claims?

In most personal injury cases, the defendant won’t pay you directly. Instead, an insurance company pays. This could be a car insurance company, a business insurance company, a property insurance…

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Understanding Damages in a New York Personal Injury Case

If you’ve paid attention to personal injury awards in the news, you might be confused about what to expect in your personal injury case. Many clients come to us either…

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The Importance of Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer in NYC

Some people fear hiring personal injury lawyers because they think the lawyer will take most of the settlement. While contingency fee percentages do sound high, the truth is that hiring…

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How Dangerous Are Daycares in NYC?

Between 2013 and 2016, group daycares in New York City received 19,493 violation citations. 50% of those were critical violations, termed as violations that must be corrected within two weeks.…

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What to Expect from a Consultation with a Personal Injury Lawyer

One of the first steps you should take after being injured in any accident is to contact the personal injury lawyer of your choice. You do not have to wait.…

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