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A Big Mac and a Side of Driver’s License Points, Please

by Adam Rosenblum on July 10, 2017 in Uncategorized

“I’ll take a No. 3 combo with a Coke and five points on my driver’s license, please,” said no one, ever. Unfortunately for one Canadian man, however, a distracted driving ticket did in fact come with his not-so-happy meal. Back in 2015, A.J. Daoust got a $287 ticket for texting while in line at a […]

NYPD to Track Drivers via License Plate Readers

by Adam Rosenblum on February 26, 2016 in Uncategorized

The New York Police Department has been using license plate reader technology for over 5 years. They’ve recently entered into a contract with Vigilant Solutions that will give them access to Vigilant’s nationwide database. Vigilant’s system collects license plate data scanned by over 500 readers throughout New York City and combines it with surveillance footage […]

NYSP Announces DWI Crackdown for Superbowl Weekend

by Adam Rosenblum on February 7, 2016 in Uncategorized

As New Yorkers enjoy Super Bowl parties and viewings this weekend, the NYSP and local law enforcement agencies are cracking down on those who drive under the influence. This year’s STOP-DWI campaign started Saturday, February 6, 2016 and ends Monday, February 8, 2016. The campaign, which is funded by Governor Cuomo’s Traffic Safety Committee, will […]

Improper Turns – Traffic Tickets in New York

by Adam Rosenblum on February 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

You’re following your GPS, trying to drive safely on the road and locate your destination.  For some reason you missed the spot you were supposed to turn and instead kept driving down the road.  You know you have to turn around but the now you realize you need to drive a couple miles before you […]

Operating An Uninspected Motor Vehicle In New York – VTL 306

by Adam Rosenblum on January 21, 2013 in Uncategorized

Life can get pretty busy, so for many drivers one of the last things on your mind is making sure your car has been inspected.  In New York if you are a car owner you are required to have a safety and emissions inspections once every year.  The inspection must be done before the expiration […]

NYC Jails NJ Woman for Outstanding 2002 Traffic Ticket

by Adam Rosenblum on June 29, 2012 in news,Uncategorized

A New Jersey woman was recently arrested at a checkpoint in Manhattan and forced to spend a night in jail after police officers discovered that she had an outstanding traffic summons from 10 years ago. The woman, who was 27, explained that she worked for 6 years in New York City and has driven into the […]

NY State Senate Holds Hearing on Ban on Driver Use of Portable Electronic Devices

by Adam Rosenblum on March 26, 2012 in Uncategorized

  In response to last December’s call by the National Transportation and Safety Board (NTSB) for a nationwide ban on driver use of portable electronic devices, the New York State Senate is holding hearings on distracted driving.National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) for a nationwide ban on driver use of portable electronic devices, the New York […]

NY Laws For Drag Racers

by Adam Rosenblum on February 16, 2012 in Uncategorized

Last month, Steven Rivera, a 25-year-old Ossining, New York resident was arrested for his participation in a fatal drag racing accident on June 26, 2011. Reportedly, Rivera and his friend Travis Clark were racing on Interstate 287 in Yonkers.  While reaching speeds over 100 mph, Clark lost control of his car and slammed into a […]

Michelle and Jordan’s Law

by Adam Rosenblum on February 13, 2012 in news,Uncategorized

Michelle and Jordan’s Law Stiffens the Penalties for High Speed Drag Racing The New York State Senate recently passed “Michelle and Jordan’s Law”, which is legislation to stiffen penalties for unlawful high-speed drag racing.  The legislation is in response to recent tragic automobile crashes involving suspected drag racing at high speeds. Senator Andrew Lanza, the […]

Top 6 Reasons Why Your License May Be Suspended

by Adam Rosenblum on January 19, 2012 in Uncategorized

Why Is Your Driver’s License Suspended? It is quite common for The Rosenblum Law Firm to receive a call from Joe Driver from New Jersey or Pennsylvania, who asks the following question: “I just got pulled over and they gave me a ticket for driving with a suspended license but I had no idea that […]