Posts tagged with: "news"
Results 41 - 60 of 198,379
Sorted by Relevance | Sort by Date
RSS Subscribe: 20 results | 100 results
7 Mar 2012, 9:33 am by structuredsettlements
In SoggySaga: Executive Life’s Liquidation Drowns Policyholders’ Annuitants Interests in 21-year Long Process Mount Vernon, New York based CINN CEO Steve Acunto excoriates those responsible for the... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
16 May 2011, 10:47 am by Carol L. Schlitt
On Sunday, May 15, 2011, the New York Times published an article, “Cuts Could Stall Sluggish Courts at Every Turn,” that documents the impact of the $170 million dollars in cuts to the courts’ administrative budget. The article records that “About 350 court employees, including clerks and court lawyers, are to be laid off on Wednesday, following about 75 layoffs in the court system’s administrative offices earlier this spring.” [read post]
21 Apr 2013, 8:23 am by structuredsettlements
The majority of "Transition boomers," or people between the ages of 55 and 65 surveyed , said they would protect their retirement savings with a guaranteed return rather than watching their assets... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
3 Dec 2012, 8:57 am by structuredsettlements
Defense lawyers, in house lawyers for defendants and insurance adjusters based out of New York, having New York adjudicated cases need to be mindful that the New York State General Obligations Law... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
26 Mar 2013, 11:41 am by structuredsettlements
If I employ an attorney for 33.33 percent of my settlement do they get a portion of my monthly payments as well as the lump sum?". This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
28 Jun 2012, 11:42 pm by structuredsettlements
Negative discount rates, a phenomenon of the low interest rate environment, combined with static statutory growth rates and static pre-judgment and post-judgment interest rates has created a bonanza... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
22 Oct 2011, 8:01 am by structuredsettlements
Security authorized or required for payment of a judgment for periodic installments entered in accordance with New York CPLR Article 50B: Must be in the form of an annuity contract, Must be executed... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
21 Oct 2011, 1:12 pm by Carol L. Schlitt
On a warm September evening last year, a woman set out from her Manhattan apartment to pick up some dry cleaning. As she walked past the Frederick Douglass Houses, the woman’s right foot became stuck in a broken edge of sidewalk and she fell forward, landing on her right knee and left arm and hand. [...] [read post]
27 Oct 2010, 4:34 am by Carol L. Schlitt
I have used this blog to explain the various steps in the legal process. Today, I will write about the initial response by the defendant to a lawsuit, which is made by sending two documents to the plaintiff attorney: an answer to the plaintiff’s complaint and a demand for a bill of particulars. [read post]
26 Feb 2011, 10:21 am by Carol L. Schlitt
It seems that once per week people ask me a question about medical records: How do I request my medical records? Does the hospital have to give me copies of my medical records? Can I request my mother’s medical records? Federal and New York law both give you the right to request and receive your [...] [read post]
1 Dec 2010, 4:59 pm by structuredsettlements
Insurance agents and brokers who want to jump aboard the social media train should know who how social media interplays with insurance advertising laws. In a November 22, 2010 opinion the New York... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read post]
6 Dec 2013, 10:08 am by structuredsettlements
The benefits of structured settlements chronicled in a parody of the Twelve Days of Christmas This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
17 Nov 2009, 3:02 pm by Richard D. Vetstein, Esq.
To Register Email Kristin Langone at GBAR: klangone@gbreb.com This will be a super fun night at a very swanky new venue. Think a little piece of Ocean Drive, Miami Beach in Metrowest. All real estate professionals are welcome: Realtors, mortgage professionals, appraisers, home inspectors, attorneys, etc. Related Articles: Our Blog Rocks Google Subscribe By Email! Enter your email address: Delivered by FeedBurner [read post]
4 Feb 2013, 10:32 pm by structuredsettlements
New York City area structured settlement expert John Darer of 4structures.com LLC discusses the insurance companies that stand behind the promises to make structured settlement payments in this video This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
22 Aug 2012, 12:14 pm by structuredsettlements
Municipal bonds are sometimes touted to plaintiffs by financial advisors and stock brokers in competition with structured settlements. After all both are income-tax-free, right? But the headwinds are... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
19 Oct 2012, 3:56 am by structuredsettlements
A structured settlement can be used to offset the need to take social security early and thereby increase the ultimate monthly payout when social security is taken. This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
11 Feb 2011, 12:16 pm by Carol L. Schlitt
Many people imagine that lawyers cannot wait to sue. In fact, I spend a fair amount of my time counseling potential clients on how they might avoid court and the need to hire an attorney. Here’s a tale of how a man received an unpleasant surprise in his lunch and how a restaurateur made an [...] [read post]
16 Apr 2014, 7:49 pm by structuredsettlements
Structured settlements can now include an S&P 500 index-linked annuity adjustment feature, thanks to Pacific Life, which rolled out its rider on April 17, 2014, following its obtaining a... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]
8 Jun 2010, 9:29 pm by David Centeno
Although New York State does not recognize gay marriage, New York courts have just begun to dissolve same sex civil unions issued in other jurisdictions. Civil unions between gay / same sex couples can be dissolved in New York State, in other words you and your partner can get a same sex divorce in New York. Same sex civil unions are one of the many ways that same sex couples, fighting for equality, have used to signify commitment to a relationship.  If the civil union no longer works, you and your… [read post]
3 Feb 2014, 11:35 am by structuredsettlements
Another shout out to members of Congress and Attorneys Genera advocating regulation of the structured settlement secondary market. If law professors, can get it wrong when educating advisors, on... This is a content summary only. Please click on the title for the full content, If you find yourself on FAEMM community, back out and type in www. structuredsettlements.typepad.com [read post]