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  • $225,000.00 Recovery obtained for Cyclist When No Contact Occurred
    $225,000.00 Recovery obtained for Cyclist When No Contact Occurred

    $225,000.00 Recovery for Cyclist When No Contact Occurred. A common type of crash involves a vehicle turning in front of or across a cyclist's path. The cyclist, in an attempt to avoid the crash, ...

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  • Settlement Obtained for Manhattan Cyclist Doored by Fire Truck
    Settlement Obtained for Manhattan Cyclist Doored by Fire Truck

    Settlement Reached with the City of New York for Cyclist Doored by Fire Truck The FDNY has learned the hard way the cost of its member's failing to look when opening a door, even the door of a Fire ...

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  • This week we obtained Summary Judgement  for two NYC Cyclists!
    This week we obtained Summary Judgement for two NYC Cyclists!

    This week our firm obtained Summary Judgment for two of our clients who sustained serious injuries when struck by vehicles while cycling in Manhattan. Summary Judgment is a method of resolving issues ...

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  • Violation of VTL 1214- NY
    Violation of VTL 1214- NY "Dooring" Statute does not save Vespa rider's claim

    Thompson v. Futri Transportation Corp., 102457/11 February 04, 2014, Cite as: Thompson v. Futri Transportation Corp., 102457/11, NYLJ 1202641029457, at *1 (Sup., NY, Decided January 6, 2014) 102457/11 ...

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  • Strava wins dismissal of civil suit over Berkeley death
    Strava wins dismissal of civil suit over Berkeley death

    Social fitness website Strava has won a court battle over its role in the death of cyclist William Flint, who was killed while riding in Berkeley, California, in 2010. According to court documents, ...

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  • March 13, 2013-Daniel Flanzig is to present a  Bike Law Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Educating other New York Lawyers on handling a Bike Crash Case
    March 13, 2013-Daniel Flanzig is to present a Bike Law Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Educating other New York Lawyers on handling a Bike Crash Case

    NEW YORK BIKE LAW A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO LITIGATING A BIKE CRASH IN NEW YORK Presented by Daniel Flanzig, Esq. on Behalf of Lincoln Land Services, LLP Wed. March 13, 2013 9:00 AM Chateau Briand 440 Old ...

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