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Latest Case Reviews

Second Department Dismisses Action Against Owner For Sidewalk Injuries

By  James L. Maswick The Second Department recently issued a decision which is instructive as a review for what needs to be proven to recover in sidewalk injury situations.  In Ippolito v. Innamorato, et al, 24 N.Y.S.3d 400 (2d Dep’t 2016), the Second Department heard a case against the defendant owner of premises abutting a […]

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New York State Law Has Changed the Statute of Limitations for Personal Injuries Sustained for Some Exposed to Hazardous Substances

By Christopher Guetti Under prior New York State law, a party injured by “the latent effects of exposure to any substance or combination of substances” has three years to commence suit, running from the date that the injury was or reasonably should have been discovered, whichever is earlier. N.Y. CPLR § 214-c(2). If the cause […]

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Court of Appeals Releases Major Decision on Lead Paint Liability in New York

In many respects, toxic tort litigation, and the litigation of lead paint cases in particular, have certain nuances that are not present in what would be considered more mainstream personal injury litigation. Correspondingly, there are fewer decisions made by the Court of Appeals, the highest Court in New York, concerning the duties of property owners […]

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Latest Blog Posts

July 29, 2016

Flink Smith Participates for Third Year in a Row in National Lead Litigation Conference

On November 3 and 4, 2016, Chris and Jennifer will again attend The National Lead Litigation Conference, this time to be held in Naples, Florida. We are pleased to announce that Jennifer L. Dominelli has been invited to serve as Co-Chair of the Conference. Christopher Guetti will again be presenting this year at the conference […]

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July 29, 2016

FOURTH YEAR IN A ROW! Flink Smith Law LLC runner up for best attorneys in 2016 Best of the Mountains Readers’ Choice Once Again

The attorneys of Flink Smith Law LLC are proud to announce that the readers of the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News have voted it runner up in the best attorney/lawyer category in the 2016 Best of the Mountains Readers’ Choice awards. The results were published in the June 17-18, 2016 editions of the […]

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April 25, 2016

Combating Fraud Aimed at Escrow Funds

A recent email hack trend has disrupted otherwise successful real estate closings. The hacks serve as a reminder that real estate agents, title insurance agents, and buyer’s and seller’s counsel need to exercise caution in the disbursement of escrow funds. Otherwise, closing money could be unknowingly transferred to illegitimate accounts and beyond recovery. Hackers have […]

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