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Sanford Rubenstein Esq., A Fighter for Awards for Victims and Change

Sanford Rubenstein is the senior partner at the law firm of Rubenstein and Rynecki based in New York City, with its offices in Brooklyn, New York. For the past forty years, he has built a solid reputation as a prominent civil rights and personal injury attorney. His areas of practice include wrongful death, medical malpractice,… Read More »

Assault against 6 year old children by school aide in Brooklyn, NY

The mother of six year old K’Mani Smith files a Supreme Court law suit against Department of Education and school aide, alleging  assault of the child by a school aide Mr. Malone, and assault by 10 – 14 other students. The said assault allegedly instigated and directed by school aide Mr. Malone at Brooklyn Public… Read More »

NYC Police Officer Rams Motorist Resulting in Death.

Family of Leonel Cuevas to call for a criminal investigation by the Bronx District Attorney’s office with regard to actions of Police Officer Sabrina Alices regarding the operation of a New York City Police vehicle with regard to the wrongful death of Ronald Herrera and near fatal injuries of Leonel Cuevas, (age 17) hospitalized since October… Read More »

“They Missed It”: Serious Consequence of Medical Misdiagnosis

Each day New Yorkers seek medical advice from physicians. Usually advice and care is good, but when it is not – it may be medical malpractice. Medical misdiagnosis is a common form of malpractice and takes several forms, including failure to diagnose and false diagnosis. Both failure to diagnose and false diagnosis can have deadly… Read More »

Army National Guard Sargent Killed By NYPD Detective

NYPD Detective is to meet with presecutors regarding the Queens Grand Jury to be conveined in January 2013 for the death of Noel Polanco. Noel was pulled over on Grand Central Parkway by off-duty detective, Hassam Hamdy. Detective Hamdy claims he ordered Noel to put his hands up, but that he reach down. However, witness Diane… Read More »

Medical Malpractice

Horrific accidents happen every day – car and construction accidents, negligence on the street or in the workplace. However, some of the most disturbing injuries are caused by medical malpractice. Individuals who place themselves in the hands of trusted professionals and find that trust misplaced – and their life will never be the same. From… Read More »

Dangerous By Design: The Dangers of Unsafe Roads in New York

Most drivers and pedestrians understand the dangers of distracted, drunk, or reckless driving. But how many drivers and pedestrians understand the dangers of the road beneath their car or person? Sometimes dangerous underfoot is at fault for your accident. A common cause of dangerous underfoot is defective design or negligent roadway maintenance. Several ways to… Read More »

Dying to Talk: The Dangers of Driving while Using a Cell Phone

Distracted driving is a leading factor in traffic accidents and fatalities in the United States. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates drivers using hand-held cell phones are four times more likely to cause serious injury while driving. Texting drivers are twenty-three times more likely to injure or kill. In July 2011, Governor Cuomo… Read More »

Construction company reneges promise to pay for funeral service.

Deanna Simms lost her husband, Winston Gellett, in a construction accident when a building collapsed on top of him. The accident was contributed to the beams that hold up the top floor not being properly supported. Winston’s boss, Philip Rodrigues quickly consoled Deanna promising the company would cover all the costs for a funeral. “It was… Read More »