StolzenbergCortelli, LLP
Free Consultations  cta
Toll Free Number: 800-494-0889
Se Habla Español
View Our Practice Areas

September 2016 Archives

Judge rules in favor of Bobbi Kristina Brown's estate

New York residents who are following the case of the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown may be interested in the judge's ruling concerning her partner. Brown, the daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston, was found unresponsive in the bathtub of her Atlanta townhome and passed away six months later in hospice care at the age of 22.

Social media: Keep a low profile when involved in a lawsuit

If you are involved in a lawsuit or litigation of any kind, you may want to think twice before pushing back on a Facebook troll who's getting under your skin. Just like the Miranda rights warning you hear on cop shows, "anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law." That applies to Facebook and other social media as well. It also includes anything you have posted in the past or may be tagged into. Basically, your profile and entire social media history can be used as evidence against you.

Researchers may have a way to heal spinal cord injuries

Researchers from Rice University may have discovered a way to heal injuries to the spinal cord, including severed spinal cords. New York residents with serious spinal injuries might find it interesting that the chemists came across a chemical process that unzips graphene nanoribbons after about 10 years of working with them.

OSHA plans to update safety rules for shipyard workers

Workers at shipyards in New York have an opportunity to inform the Occupational Safety and Health Administration about safety issues. The administration is planning to update Subpart E of its standards for fall prevention in shipyard workplaces and wants input from the people in the industry.

NHTSA fatalities report reveals alarming year-on-year rise

Many of the new cars and trucks sold in New York are equipped with innovative safety systems that can actually help to prevent accidents by automatically braking or steering around obstacles in the roadway. Unfortunately, new safety technologies were not enough to prevent traffic accident deaths from surging by 7.2 percent in 2015. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has not recorded such a year-over-year increase in fatalities since 1966.

  • $2.05 Million Settlement Mother of Two Struck and Killed by Motorist

    StolzenbergCortelli LLP recently resolved a heart breaking wrongful death action. The mother of two was struck and killed, while she crossed a roadway.

  • $1.1 Million Settlement StolzenbergCortelli LLP Settles Trip Over Nail Case

    Terrence and Howard settled a trip and fall case for $1,100,000. In this case, our client (a resident of Brooklyn) was a cleaning lady who was hired to clean the newsroom of the Wall Street Journal.

  • $750,000 Verdict Jane and John Doe v. Defendant Driver

    The names are redacted for privacy reasons. In this automobile accident case, the female plaintiff was injured and suffered seriously debilitating injuries.

  • $525,000 Settlement Injured When the Trailer upon which He was Standing Collapsed

    Our client was a teamster, working at a concrete plant in Westchester, when he was seriously injured. At the time, he was standing on a trailer, which is colloquially known as a "low boy", when the wooden slats upon which he was standing, collapsed.

  • $457,500 Settlement Car Accident Victim With Pre-Existing Neck Injury

    Settled a client's case for $457,500. The client suffered a significant cervical spine injury requiring a fusion surgery.He was t-boned by a car exiting Purdy's farmer and the Fish in Somers, New York.

  • $450,000 Settlement StolzenbergCortelli LLP Settles Construction Accident Case

    Howard Stolzenberg settled a case for $450,000 where a construction worker was forced to use an exterior fire escape ladder to access the top of the building all while carrying a one gallon bucket of paint. The worker fell and fractured his ankle.

  • $100,000 Settlement Teenager Hit From Behind

    We just settled a case for a young girl who was injured when she was struck from behind while waiting at a red light at an intersection near the entrance to the Saw Mill in Yonkers. She had hip and shoulder surgery.

Email Us For A Response

Discover The StolzenbergCortelli, LLP Advantage

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

StolzenbergCortelli, LLP
Phone: 800-494-0889 Fax: 914-361-4478

3 Convenient Office Locations

White Plains Office
305 Old Tarrytown Rd.
White Plains, NY 10603

Toll Free: 800-494-0889
Fax: 914-361-4478
White Plains Office Location

99 Main Street
Nyack, NY 10960

Toll Free: 800-494-0889
Fax: 914-361-4478
Map & Directions

26 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11242

Toll Free: 800-494-0889
Fax: 914-361-4478
Map & Directions

  • White Plains Bar
  • Rockland County Bar