What is the Statute of Limitations on a Car Accident in New York?

by William Mattar | December 2nd, 2019

If you’ve been in a car accident in New York, and are considering filing a lawsuit, it’s important to make sure you’re within the statute of limitations governing legal action in car accidents. What does a Statute of Limitations do? A statute of limitations limits the amount of time a plaintiff has to bring a […]

I Was Injured After a Truck Accident. Do I Have a Case?

by William Mattar | November 26th, 2019

Truck accidents may have unique legal issues. If the at-fault driver is operating a truck that belongs to a trucking company, this can change the way a case is handled. For example, there are regulations regarding licensing and how many hours a truck driver can work . The outcome of a case can be changed […]

6 Causes of Semi-Truck Accidents

by William Mattar | November 25th, 2019

Semi-trucks and commercial trucks dot the roadways and highways as they deliver the products we consume. While they provide a needed service, they can also cause truck accidents. Because of the size of the trucks, and the speed they travel, the truck accidents can be catastrophic. It’s important for the drivers of these semi-trucks to […]

7 After Car Accident Symptoms To Watch For

by William Mattar | November 19th, 2019

A car accident is a jarring, shocking event. In the midst of post car accident confusion, it’s sometimes hard to tell if you’ve been injured. In fact, it could take days or even weeks for symptoms from injuries suffered in a car accident to truly manifest. It’s important to recognize some of the symptoms of […]

How Does an Accident Affect a Car Lease?

by William Mattar | November 14th, 2019

Leasing a car has become a popular option, especially as the price of buying a new car has gone up. Leases offer the ability to get a new car every few years, without worrying about the maintenance that comes with owning a car for a long amount of time. Unfortunately, car accidents happen whether you’ve […]

WILLIAM MATTAR LAW OFFICES ATTORNEY F. DAVID RUSIN TO PRESENT AT RULES OF EVIDENCE SEMINAR

by William Mattar | November 11th, 2019

On November 22, 2019, F. David Rusin Esq., of William Mattar law offices will present at a National Business Institute seminar entitled, “The Rules of Evidence: A Practical Toolkit.” The seminar will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn located in Downtown Buffalo from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, and Mr. Rusin will be speaking […]

Driving Towards Driverless Cars

by William Mattar | October 23rd, 2019

Self-driving cars are a hot topic right now. Many newer models already have some form of automation, including computerized mechanical systems and sensory gathering information. But what is the future for driverless cars? What is a Driverless Car? The term “driverless car” may be a misnomer, as even self-propelled cars require at least one operator […]

William Mattar Named as a Top C-Level Executive in Western New York

by William Mattar | October 14th, 2019

William Mattar Law Offices is pleased to announce that William K. Mattar, Esq. has been named one of Western New York’s top C-Level Executives by Buffalo Business First. Mr. Mattar was honored alongside other prominent Western New York leaders at an awards luncheon held on October 10th at Salvatore’s Italian Garden.  Mr. Mattar was recognized as one of Western […]

Slippery Roads Can Cause Rochester Car Accidents

by William Mattar | October 7th, 2019

There are reasons why a driver might not be able to steer their car to safety, and one factor is slippery roads. If Rochester drivers are aware of what causes roads to become slick, then they may be able to avoid a potential accident. Black Ice Black ice can occur when the weather is cold […]

Buffalo School Bus Safety

by William Mattar | October 3rd, 2019

When school is in session in Buffalo, everyone needs to be aware of the school buses and their precious cargo. Between the unpredictable Buffalo weather and neighborhoods teeming with children boarding and leaving buses, school bus safety becomes an important topic. Everyone should be aware of good Buffalo school bus safety tips. Watch For Buses […]