In New York, drunk driving convictions are violations, misdemeanors or felonies depending on the specific offense and with increasing penalties for each category. Driving while impaired by drugs, or impaired by a combination of drugs and alcohol, is always a misdemeanor or felony.
There are more than 276 million registered vehicles and 225 million licensed drivers in the US. It would be nice to assume that every driver and every vehicle is insured—yet approximately 13 percent are not.
DUI, which is Driving Under the Influence of alcohol or drugs, is an offense in some states, but New York statutes do not make any reference to DUI. Instead, New York law divides the offense into three distinct categories, DWI, AGG-DWI, DWAI.
There are few sounds more frightening than the squeal of tires and the crunch of metal against metal. When you are involved in an accident with another vehicle, your first instinct is to make sure that you and anybody else who may be in your car did not suffer any injuries.
Your sale transaction will require a contract, as well as legal guidance during every step of the home sale process. You may also require representation if issues arise after the sale of your home. That is why you need an experienced New York real estate attorney to protect your interests.
Whether you are a first-time home buyer or you’ve bought a home or two before, making such a large purchase is a complex and often stressful experience. That is why you should build a strong team to help you achieve your goals.