As part of Nave Law Firm’s efforts to give back to the communities we practice in, our own Derek Andrews took action after reading a Times Union article about a local woman’s plight against a local government who stonewalled her efforts to obtain body camera recordings of an incident that involved her.   In…

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Here’s a growing list of restaurants and other food businesses that offer an online gift card or merchandise sales. Do you know any other restaurants or food businesses that offer online or digital gift card sales?

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Due to Covid-19, all New York State restaurants are limited to takeout or delivery services only. Below is a list of restaurants that are offering services to the public during this time.  If we forgot your favorite local restaurant, please email Sean Kelsey at SKelsey@NaveTeam.com to the details. Note:  Some restaurants may have been forced…

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Our Senior Attorney, Derek Andrews, recently studied several articles about the New York bail reform changes and also spoke with members of the NYS Legislature on the same subject.  After this, he felt compelled to share his thoughts. Why? The answer is because the vast majority of us are getting bad information about what bail…

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You have the right to remain silent.  Many feel that this is so that they don’t incriminate themselves when talking to law enforcement after a crime may have been committed, which is accurate.  However, I feel that, even when innocent, you should remain silent.  This article is designed to show you why.  If you are…

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Why is Thanksgiving Eve considered to be the busiest drinking day of the year?  Below are four of the main reasons: #1.  Most people have the following day off. Unless in the foodservice industry or most recent years, the retail business, this is a holiday celebrated all over.  With no religious or cultural affiliation, it’s…

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Effective January 1, 2020, the following offenses don’t qualify for bail in New York State.  Agree or not with the list of offenses, what this does is creates equality.  This change removes race and income barriers so that everyone can be treated fairly. New York becomes the third state to stop using cash bail to…

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An Award can be defined as: “a prize or other mark of recognition given in honor of an achievement” Fake can be defined as: “a thing that is not genuine; a forgery or sham” There is an increasing trend where attorneys are being sold “fake awards”.  Attorney’s then use these fake awards to market their…

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After the Nave Team went through NARCAN training with ARC Health, our senior Paralegal, Jennifer Bisson wanted to do some more additional research into a specific court for opioid related offenses. The nation is facing a serious crisis that affects public health, as well as economic and social welfare as every day, more than 130…

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Nave Law Firm’s Senior Attorney Quoted Regarding Subtle Driving Mistakes That Can Get You Pulled Over Our Albany office’s Senior Attorney, Derek Andrews, was recently asked to provide a quote for an online article published by Reader’s Digest about subtle and unknown driving mistakes that could get you pulled over by cops. You can find…

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