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Cats are natural born lawyers

Sep 1st, 2017 | By

Growing up as a child, I was a dog person. I had a dog at a young age and my dog, like most dogs, wore his emotions on his sleeve.  He would go crazy and wag his tail feverishly when I came home from school and was never one to shy away from affection. As

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How to Avoid a Speeding Ticket

Dec 4th, 2016 | By
How to avoid getting a speeding ticket in Upstate NY

How to Avoid Speeding Ticket Fines in Upstate NY 1. Know your surroundings. Make sure you are not driving excessively through a school or work zone. Points are assessed double in such zoned areas so be sure to stay odometer-alert when passing through.   2. Don’t assume the “Within 10 Miles an Hour Rule.” This

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Albany NY Lawyer – Reviews & Recommendations

Sep 5th, 2016 | By

(518) 283-1245 and (518) 668-3711 are the numbers to reach the lawyers at CarboneLawyer.com. Here is a testimonial list of reviews and recommendations from some of our clients.

Dress For Success in the Courtroom

Jun 23rd, 2016 | By
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What should I wear to court? I can not stress this enough. If you are going to court, “Dress appropriately.” I have heard some people say, “I am not dressing up for that jerk!” Well, when you dress inappropriately, you are not just sending the message that you are upset with your opponent at the stand,

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Top 10 Ways To Beat a Speeding Ticket in Albany

Apr 8th, 2015 | By

TOP 10 LIST ON HOW TO BEAT SPEEDING TICKETS IN ALBANY NY So, the blue lights came up in your rear-view mirror the other day. What comes next? Does this mean you are totally screwed? Take heed, Ponyboy. Take heed. The following fresh Top 10 list can help offenders in and around Albany NY. However, this

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How to Make a Good Impression in Court

Feb 15th, 2015 | By
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Top 5 Ways to Make a Good Impression in Court 1. Dress for success! Make sure you wear something appropriate for the situation. I know a lot of people are the “T-Shirt and Jeans” type, but that is not the proper attire for court. One does not have to wear a 3 piece suit, however,

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Myths about Lawyers in the Media

Dec 9th, 2014 | By
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When it comes to viewing lawyers in the media, most people have a stereotypical view. After having been exposed to TV dramas such as Law & Order, The Practice, Boston Legal, etc. the average citizen has several preconceived ideas about what a typical lawyer does while engaged in battle among the confines of court. Some may think a good attorney has to bang his or her fist in plain sight in order to show that they are adequately advocating for their client.

Taking a Defensive Driving Course

Dec 4th, 2014 | By
Carbone & Carbone LLP - Traffic Law in Troy, NY

By enrolling and completing a Defensive Driving Course, an individual can have up to 4 points removed off their license at a given time. If you receive a 2-point violation, the course will eradicate said points. However, you can’t “bank” the other two and have future points retro actively removed.

Things to consider before filing a law suit

Apr 10th, 2014 | By
What to do before filing a law suit

Filing a law suit should never be done without first carefully considering several factors. First and foremost, one must be certain that their issue indeed requires legal action. More often than not, issues between parties can be resolved without taking official legal action. Only when parties cannot work things out amicably should a law suit be considered.

Ways To Beat A DUI or DWI Charge in Albany NY

Feb 12th, 2014 | By
DWI in Albany, DWI in Troy, DWI in Lake George

DWI and DUI are charges that can hurt your driving record, your pockets, your career and even get you jail time. If you have been recently charged for DUI or DWI, it is not something to take lightly, but it also does not mean the case is closed before you step into the courtroom. There are many ways to get you out of that DWI or DUI charge. Here is a list of them…