Business News for February 2017

New York State Anticipates Implication Issues with New Multi-Tiered Minimum Wage System In April 2016, New York approved a multi-tiered minimum wage system, which took effect December 31, 2016.  The structure of the new law sets minimum wages according to the geographic location of the employer and in some cases the size of the employer’s…

Summing Up February 2017

Issues of Fact Preclude a Finding of Summary Judgment In Favor of the Plaintiff on the Issue of Serious Injury In Hines–Bell v. Criden, 145 A.D.3d 1537 (4th Dept., 2016), the plaintiff sued the defendant for injuries she allegedly sustained after the defendant rear-ended her vehicle. Plaintiff moved for summary judgment on the issue of…