Pinsky Law Group obtains Permission to appeal to State’s Highest Court

Pinsky Law Group has successfully petitioned the New York State Court of Appeals, the state’s highest court, for permission to appeal the matter of Waite v. Champion. Very few cases are granted permission to appeal to this Court. Pinsky Law Group represents six residents who successfully petitioned the Town of Champion to dissolve the Champion […]


Conferences & Training

10th Annual, Fire & EMS – Law & Management Conference (2018)

The 2018 Fire & EMS Law & Management Conference is taking shape, and we can announce at least the following speakers: Dates: Preconference – March 22, 2018 – March 23, 2018 Conference – March 23, 2018 – March 25, 2018 Pre-Conference Thursday: Eddie Buchanan (topic to be announced) Friday Morning: Tom Merrill (“The Professional Volunteer […]



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 […]