Category: Blog

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Orders of Protection

June 9, 2016
An order of protection is a court order directing an individual to stay away and refrain from communicating with another, or to refrain from “offensive conduct” toward another.   The latter is sometimes referred to...
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Good Samaritan Laws (Part 2)

June 6, 2016
Luke 10:25-37 tells of a time when a lawyer asked Jesus to provide further detail as to the instruction of “love thy neighbor” and is answered with the parable of the Good Samaritan.   It begins with a man...
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Don’t Let the Swimming Pool Ruin Your Summer Plan

June 2, 2016
With the warm weather finally back in Buffalo and summer quickly approaching, property owners need to keep in mind the injury risk swimming pools pose to children.  Under the rules of premises liability, property owners...
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Damage Control

May 24, 2016
A “liquidated damages” clause in your business contract is a legal tool that can be very advantageous.   In a liquidated damages clause, the contracting parties agree in advance to an estimate of the damages...