New York

New York is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York Metropolitan Area, one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world. The city is referred to as New York City or The City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part. As a global power city, New York exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment. The home of the United Nations Headquarters, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural capital of the world.
Posts about New York
    • Can a Debt Collector Seize My Car?

      By: Robert J. Nahoum THE PROBLEM: You’ve been sued for an old debt and the debt collector has been awarded a judgment. You don’t have the money to pay off the judgment and the only thing of value you own is your car. You’re reasonably concerned that your only asset of any value is in jeopardy and are asking can a debt collector seize my car to satisfy a debt collection judg ...

      The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 14 readers -
    • Lawyers and Depression

      While it is affectionately known as “the most wonderful time of the year,” the holiday season can actually bring on strong depression symptoms for a lot of us. Lawyers are in no way immune to the perils of depression; and in fact, many studies indicate the legal profession is especially susceptible to depression and suicide.

      Stacey Burke/ Stacey E Burke Blog- 10 readers -
  • Sued By PYOD LLC in New York or New Jersey?

    …, consider hiring a qualified attorney experienced in debt defense. The Law Offices of Robert J. Nahoum, P.C. routinely represents consumers in debt collection lawsuits brought by junk debt buyers PYOD, LLC in New York and New Jersey. As with all of our debt defense cases, The Law Offices of Robert J. Nahoum, P.C. analyzes debt collection cases brought…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 9 readers -
  • Can an Information Subpoena Violate the FDCPA?

    … an “Information Subpoena”. Upon closer examination this document not only tells you that there is default judgment against you but now you have been directed to answer personal questions about your job, your income and your bank accounts. THE RULES: After a judgment has been entered, the debt collector is on a ferocious hunt to find your money. The law…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 18 readers -
  • Who is Linda Strumpf?

    … number – (212) 566-680 – will usually be directed to its debt collector who calls himself “John Murphy”. Linda Strumpf and U.S. Equities have been accused of violating federal debt collection laws known as the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and has been sued by consuenqrs for those alleged violations. The FDCPA generally prohibits the use…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 17 readers -
  • The High Cost of Adjournments in New York Debt Collection Cases

    … for you? THE RULES An adjournment, sometimes called a “continuance” or “application” is the putting off or postponing of proceedings to another day. Adjournments are granted by New York debt collection courts all the time for all sorts of reasons. In fact, in many cases, adjournments are the rule rather than the exception. Motions, hearings…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 12 readers -
  • The 90-Day Foreclosure Letter: Proving Service

    … In a continuing effort to minimize homestead foreclosures in the Empire State, New York Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law (RPAPL) Section 13041 requires notice be sent to the mortgagor at least 90 days before a foreclosure action is commenced against the borrower. This provision applies no matter the type or balance of the loan…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 18 readers -
  • Selip & Stylianou Dismisses 10-Year-Old Default Judgment

    … By: Robert J. Nahoum Our client, recently discovered that a nearly $3,000.00 default judgment was entered against her in 2007 by Cypress Financial Recoveries in the District Court, County of Nassau. She first learned of the judgment when she received a notice from the Nassau County Sheriff that her wages were going to be garnisheed. After…

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  • Sued By Winthrop Capital, LLC In New York or New Jersey?

    …. If so, we recommend to our clients that suit be brought in Federal District Court on behalf of the consumer and against the debt buyer. If a debt buyer like Winthrop Capital, LLC violates the FDCPA, you can sue it for statutory damages up to $1,000.00 plus actual damages (like pain and suffering) and your attorney’s fees. In FDCPA cases, The Law…

    The Law Offices of Robert J Nahoum- 12 readers -
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