Pinsky Law Group Victorious in Fire District Election Case

In June 2013 the Pinsky Law Group obtained a favorable decision from the Second Department, Appellate Division.  The Court unanimously upheld the trial court’s decision that the Election Law does not apply to Fire District elections unless the Election Law is specifically incorporated.  In this case, the Fairview Fire District provided an affidavit ballot to […]


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Policies More Stringent Than Law Can Create Liability

This case should prove to everyone that having policies which impose standards more stringent than the law can create liability. Thus, it is better to rename your policies, ”guidelines”. In this case, a police officer driving an emergency vehicle was speeding and killed a citizen. The court stated that speeding was permitted under New York […]