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Blog Posts in August, 2013

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  • Daniel Flanzig interviewed by the NY Times - The new culture of going out in NYC and the use of Citi-Bikes
    Daniel Flanzig interviewed by the NY Times - The new culture of going out in NYC and the use of Citi-Bikes

    I was recently interviewed by the New York Times on the issue of Citi-Bikes and "bar hopping" as well as the legalities of biking while intoxicated in New York. Below is the full text of the Article ...

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  • Daniel Flanzig interviewed by Gothamist about NYPD assault on NY Cyclist
    Daniel Flanzig interviewed by Gothamist about NYPD assault on NY Cyclist

    Cop Allegedly Knocks Woman Off Bicycle To Give Her A Ticket Thanks to the arrival of Citi Bike, there's been an appreciable increase in cops ticketing cyclists . What cops are still figuring out, ...

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  • Giant Bike Recall Due to Defective Seat Posts
    Giant Bike Recall Due to Defective Seat Posts

    Recall Summary Name of Product: Giant brand bicycles and carbon seatposts Hazard: The bicycle seatposts on the affected bicycles and the after-market seatposts can crack, posing a fall hazard. Remedy: ...

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  • NYBC Bike Lawyer Responds to death of Cyclist
    NYBC Bike Lawyer Responds to death of Cyclist

    Below is an op-ed written by NYBC Board Member Jim Reed, Esq. of Elmira, NY. Jim and I co-author a monthly column for the New York Bicycle Coalition. Jim is an avid cyclist and bike advocate who ...

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  • Law Technology News reviews our Bike Crash App
    Law Technology News reviews our Bike Crash App

    Bike Crash: There's an App for That As the Boy Scouts say, "be prepared" — this app helps you respond quickly if you are a dust-up in New York City, sponsored, of course, by a personal injury firm. By ...

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  • Visiting NY and involved in a crash?
    Visiting NY and involved in a crash?

    Visiting or on Holiday in New York and Involved in a Bike Crash? Tourist involved in a Bike Crash or Bike collision in New York City? A great way to see New York is by Bike. Utilizing a rental bike ...

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