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Arkady Frekhtman

Category: General News

Bronx, NY Tornado

July 27, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Bronx, NY, July 26, 2010 – The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in the Riverdale section of the Bronx Sunday during a powerful thunderstorm that knocked down dozens of trees and damaged several cars and buildings. A National Weather Service storm damage team and the …

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Most Recent Trial Court Verdicts for spinal discectomy

June 12, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Most Recent Trial Court Discectomy Verdicts Recent verdicts involving the spinal discectomy surgical procedure confirm that many factors determine the ultimate outcome of a personal injury trial. The court venue, the type of case, liability, the attorneys, experts, the severity of injury, and other elements all play a role. #1 …

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Toyota Recall – Hearings before Congress attempt to determine if Toyota knew of defects and yet took no remedial action

March 2, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Toyota Motor Corp. officials are under fire with questions from Congress during Senate hearings on the company’s worldwide recall of 8,500,000 vehicles. The hearings are underway on Tuesday, March 2, 2010. Toyota has attributed the problems to gas pedals that can get covered by floor mats. The gas pedals also …

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NY Lobby Day planned for April 20th, 2010

February 24, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Many plaintiff’s attorneys are going to Albany, New York the State Capitol to address the legislature concerning the New York serious injury motor vehicle law also known as Insurance Law 5102(d) or the “threshold” law.  The New York State Trial Lawyers Association (NYSLTA) is attempting to change this law to …

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New York Automobile Accident Attorney Explains OBEL Coverage

March 17, 2009 Frekhtman & Associates

New York Accident Attorney advises New York car insurance holders to consider purchasing OBEL i.e. Optional Basic Economic Loss coverage. Along with basic insurance coverage, OBEL coverage provides protection to automobile accident victims with an additional $25,000 which can be used to cover medical expenditures and lost wages. There are …

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Brooklyn, New York Teenager Shot Dead

July 18, 2008 Frekhtman & Associates

A 17 year old Brooklyn, New York teenager was shot dead while he was sitting on a bench with a friend. The shooting incident was reported outside Bedford-Stuyvesant housing project on Friday. The victim Bertrand Jocelyn, was shot in the head and died. He was sitting along with his friend …

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New York Police Detective Pleads Guilty To Kidnapping, Promoting Prostitution

July 17, 2008 Frekhtman & Associates

A Veteran Police Detective from Queens, New York, pleaded guilty to the kidnapping and prostitution charges against a teenage girl. Wayne Taylor along with his wife Zelika Brown, both entered guilty pleas to the kidnapping of a 13-year-old girl who lived in Brooklyn, NY. As per the Queens, New York …

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Police Officer With Fatal Shooting Acquited by Manhattan Jury

July 11, 2008 Frekhtman & Associates

A Manhattan jury decided on Thursday not to accuse a city police officer involved in fatal shooting after a traffic dispute last year. It all started when Officer Sean Sawyer got involved in an argument with Jayson Tirado, in East Harlem in October. The argument finally ended with Jayson Tirado …

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South Bronx Residents Sue City Over Local Waste Treatment Stench

July 10, 2008 Frekhtman & Associates

The residents of Hunts Point in South Bronx have filed lawsuit against the city for smells from a waste treatment plant which has plagued their community. The community had previously filed complaints and held protests about the sickening smell from local waste treatment plants. The noxious smells come from the …

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Police Makes Arrest in Queens, New York Shooting

July 8, 2008 Frekhtman & Associates

Police has arrested 19-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of a Queens teenager, Brandon Bethea who was shot on May, 08. Police are also searching for searching for his accomplices involved in the crime. Brandon Bethea, aged 15, was shot in the head by a stray bullet on …

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