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NY Workers Comp Lawyer Note Radiation Exposure

May 25, 2014 Frekhtman & Associates

Radioactive waste has been stored rather uneventfully at the Waste Isolation Pilot Project in New Mexico for well over a decade. An old salt mine has been used to isolate containers of radioactive waste far underground. The containers have been transported to the site from old bomb-making factories and other …

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New York Product Recall Lawyer updates on Meningitis Outbreak 2012: 7 Killed and 91 Injured

October 7, 2012 Frekhtman & Associates

The U.S Health Officials from CDC on Sunday reported an additional 27 cases of meningitis making total number of meningitis cases as 91. This fungal meningitis outbreak is linked to steroid injections that has killed seven people so far and now infected 91 in nine states. The recall is being …

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Meningitis Outbreak in 5 States traced to Back Pain Shot received from New England Compounding Center

October 4, 2012 Frekhtman & Associates

Four people have died and more than 30 patients are sick due to meningitis outbreak which has now reached five states. So far cases have appeared in Tennessee, North Carolina, Florida, Virginia and Maryland. It is feared that the outbreak might spread to other states because they have already received …

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Model severely injured while filming MIB 3 hires Frekhtman & Associates to file suit in Supreme Court

July 4, 2012 Frekhtman & Associates

  New York, Brooklyn Model suffered a herniated disc and nerve damage while filming of MIB 3. The injuries have halted her promising career as a successful model. Danika Garner, 23 was donning a 30 pound sheet metal dress and 6-inch heels while enacting role of an alien during filming …

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New York Personal Injury Lawyers explain High Low agreements

March 3, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Often times the plaintiff and his or her attorney will make an agreement with the defendants and their attorneys called a high low agreement. The purpose of such an agreement is to set a high or ceiling value as well as a low or floor value for which the case …

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Labor Law 240(1) decision from Court of Appeals helps plaintiffs

February 25, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Recently, on December 17, 2009, the Court of Appeals of the State of New York decided a case called Runner v. New York Stock Exchange, 2009 WL 4840213, NY Slip Op 09310 (2009). It clarified the state of the law with respect to construction accident or Labor Law cases where …

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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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Frekhtman & Associates open new Bronx office !

February 23, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

The Brooklyn and Manhattan based New York accident and injury law firm opened a Bronx office in late 2009. The office is located at 653 East 189th Street just around the corner from the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) building. It is near Fordham University and the Bronx Zoo. The …

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Appeals Court affirms Jury Verdict of $2,800,000.00 by Frekhtman & Associates

February 23, 2010 Frekhtman & Associates

Frekhtman & Associates, a New York personal injury law firm obtained a jury verdict of $2,800,000.00 for a construction worker who was injured when a temporary light fixture fell from the ceiling and struck him on the head.  The plaintiff was laying tiles onto the wall inside a New York …

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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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