NEED A NEGLIGENCE LAWYER IN SOUTH OZONE PARK, NY?
A street sign outside of Ribowsky Law- Queens Personal Injury & Accident Lawyer inviting potential personal injury law clients in.
We are experts in handling all work related and automobile accidents & injuries in South Ozone Park. We also understand and excel at all the legal in’s and out’s of slip/trip and fall injuries. Our office is centrally located and near the 11420 zip code, the 11436 are of Queens, the 11416 neighborhood and finally, the 11417 area.
WHAT DOES COMPENSATORY DAMAGES MEAN?
This is the legal term that describes the process of “rolling back the clock” and putting the negligence victim in the financial position (using monetary compensation) they were in before the accident or injury occurred.
WHAT DOES STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS MEAN?
A Statute of Limitations is the limitation on the amount of time one has to file a lawsuit. Personal injury cases fall into the civil category of lawsuits and therefore follow the state laws regarding civil Statute of Limitations. These time limits vary from state to state and one should consult a local attorney to obtain precise information. In New York State, which is our legal jurisdiction, an injury to a person or to personal property both have a 3 year filing limit. Professional malpractice has a 3 year filing limit, and medical malpractice a 2.5 year limit.