Nassau County /ˈnæsɔː/ is a suburban county on Long Island in the U.S. state of New York. At the 2010 census, the county's population was 1,339,532, estimated to have increased to 1,352,146 in 2013. The county seat is located in Mineola. The name of the county comes from an old name for Long Island, which was at one time named Nassau, after the Dutch Prince William of Nassau, a member of the House of Nassau, itself named for the German town Nassau. The county colors (orange and blue) are also the colors of the House of Orange-Nassau.Nassau County is located immediately east of New York City, within the New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.
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  • Selip & Stylianou Dismisses 10-Year-Old Default Judgment

    …, a practice commonly referred to as sewer service. THE RULE: According to New York State law, before a court can render a judgment against you, it must first acquire PERSONAL JURISDICTION over you. Personal jurisdiction is obtained by serving you with a summons and complaint; but, you must be properly served. Here are the ways you can be served…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 17 readers -
  • When Is the Right Time to Call a Foreclosure Defense Attorney?

    … of financial difficulty take control of their situation through a variety of legal tools. If you are in Long Island, Nassau, Suffolk, or the surrounding areas, please call our office at 631-479-2455 to schedule a free consultation today. 1 2 …

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 28 readers -
  • The Standing Dead: Law Tackles the Plague of Zombie Properties in New York

    … When the New York Knicks granted Latrell Sprewell a five-year contract extension for $62 million in 2000, he settled into a home in Purchase, NY with his own basketball court and outdoor pool, as well as a $2.3 million mortgage. The value of the home increased at one point to $5.4 million though Sprewell had no more need for the property when he…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 14 readers -
  • Judicial Lien Avoidance In Bankruptcy

    … Judicial Lien Avoidance in Bankruptcy A money judgment is a court ruling that makes an individual debtor liable for the payment of a debt. A judgment is effective as a lien against all of the judgment debtor’s real property in the county of the judgment or any other county where the judgment has been transcribed into the official records…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 35 readers -
  • The Evolution of the Rights of Same-Sex Married Couples in Bankruptcy Court

    … of the United States Constitution.5 This decision required the federal government to recognize the legality of same-sex marriages for the purposes of receiving the benefits of federal laws, which included bankruptcy laws. The rights of same-sex couples in bankruptcy court were still a source of confusion following the strike-down of DOMA, however…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 40 readers -
  • Recent Limitations and Expansions of Bankruptcy Court Powers in the U.S.

    … In many bankruptcy cases, legal issues can arise that have no involvement with bankruptcy laws but instead are based solely on state laws. Matters based on state law are generally adjudicated in state courts or federal district courts—also referred to as “Article III” courts because their judicial powers stem from Article III of the United States…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 25 readers -
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