10 Tips on Courtroom Decorum and Behavior

2017-03-14T17:56:45+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Etiquette is important in making a good impression.  This is particularly true in a court of law, where your behavior and demeanor are judged. Here are 10 tips: Tip 1: Dress appropriately; that means conservatively (dress shirts, dress slacks, dress jacket, dress skirt).  Sunglasses, hats, excessive jewelry, heavy make-up should be avoided and visible tattoos should be covered. Tip 2: Arrive on time; do not be late.  It is an insult to the Court to have [...]

3 Mistakes to Avoid After Being in a Car Accident

2016-10-27T06:08:45+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Mistakes to Avoid After a Car Accident With over 8 million people living in New York City it’s inevitable that many will be involved in car accidents and injured. Whether in car or truck accident, motorcycle or bicycle accident, or as a pedestrian, the statistics are telling. Over 15,000 people are yearly taken to the hospital because of a car accident in New York City, equating to generally 80 out of every 100,000 residents. Regardless of [...]

Can You Be Compensated for Your PTSD?

2016-10-27T06:08:50+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Can You Get PTSD from a Car Accident? PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder, is a mental health condition that can have a serious impact on someone's well-being. In significant part, this is because of symptoms that range from depression, anxiety, intrusive memories of the traumatic event to negative changes in the accident victim’s thinking. PTSD is serious and it can last for months and years or have permanent residual manifestations. It should come as no surprise [...]

“Never Look Down on Anybody Unless You’re Helping Them Up”

2016-10-27T06:09:41+00:00 July 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Misfortunes, mishaps and mistakes happen. Anyone who has lived enough live knows that there are good times and bad times, ups and downs. That’s life. What’s important to remember – and practice - is that when someone is down on their luck, never look down on them unless you’re helping them up. Accidents compose a large part of life’s mishaps. We at Michael Manoussos & Co PLLC solemnly acknowledge the entrustment of a client’s injury matter [...]