Suffolk County

Suffolk County /ˈsʌfək/ is a suburban county located in the state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,493,350, making it the fourth-most populous county in New York. Its county seat is Riverhead, though many county offices are located in Hauppauge. There are also offices in Smithtown, for the legislature, Yaphank, and Farmingville.Template:What? The county was named after the county of Suffolk in England, from where its earliest European settlers came.Suffolk County is included in the New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area. It encompasses the eastern portion of Long Island and is the easternmost county in New York.
Posts about Suffolk County
  • Summary Judgment in New York Foreclosure Actions

    … especially suits a foreclosure action, in which much of the evidence before the court is in documentary form and lends itself to a decision as a matter of law. In fact, the plaintiff-lender will generally make a motion for summary judgment in nearly every New York foreclosure action. This does not mean, however, that the defendant-borrower with a legal…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 16 readers -
  • The Statute of Limitations Defense in New York Foreclosure Actions

    … rights are some of the most highly protected rights in the American legal system, which is why New York State requires lenders to navigate a plethora of procedural barriers in foreclosure actions. Expiration of the New York Statute of Limitations Pursuant to New York law, a foreclosure action must be commended in supreme court in the county…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 14 readers -
  • The Statute of Limitations Defense in New York Foreclosure Actions

    … law, statutes of limitations enforceable in real property actions have been codified since the Roman Empire. As far back as 1236, the English Common law, on which our American system of law is based, put temporal limitations on a claimant’s rights to bring a legal action to reclaim real property. The purpose behind such a limitations period…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 15 readers -
  • The Danger Of Trusts In Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

    … for “spendthrift provisions” that prevent creditors from obtaining the proceeds of the assets in an irrevocable trust or a revocable trust. If there are multiple beneficiaries of an irrevocable trust, there may also be problems with liquidating the trust in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Disclaiming an Interest in a Suffolk County Trust Another way…

    Ronald D. Weiss, PC- 26 readers -
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