When the government doesn’t respond to your Freedom of Information Law (“FOIL”) request, you may need to bring an Article 78 proceeding to compel them to do so. Article 78 refers to the article within the New York Civil Practice
In the last post I talked about why my subpoena to a formation agent (this is not an official term like registered agent and is a general way to refer to the companies which will set up a business for
Secrecy is a relative concept. If you think a limited liability companies (LLC) will protect you from a vindictive spouse, cheated business partner or Uncle Sam, you’re mistaken. In a previous post, I wrote about LLCs and how they are often
It’s believed that 90% of tenants in landlord-tenant cases brought in the Housing Courts of the Civil Courts of New York are unrepresented. The reasons are obvious – lawyers aren’t cheap. And I’d guess but I don’t know that most
Many practitioners don’t pay much attention to the details regarding the treatment of an LLC versus a corporation when it comes to diversity jurisdiction. A corporation is a citizen of both the state of its incorporation and the state of its principal place of business. So if you form a Delaware corporation in five minutes, you’ve got a Delaware corporation and can sue someone who lives in New York in federal court, provided other requirements are met (i.e., amount in controversy exceeds $75,000.00 etc.).
A cell phone subpoena has multiple components. In the first post related to this topic, I provided the cover letter to the wireless provider and the “Notice of Subpoena Duces Tecum…” Searching google for cell phone subpoena, the majority of the
This is the first post I’m doing for this site. The theme I selected seemed pretty nice but I know that if I looked through every single theme and option, it would give me a good excuse to never produce