Steve Young is a versatile attorney who has adapted his practice throughout his career to meet clients’ needs in the ever-changing field of liability insurance. Steve’s broad experience in the insurance arena provides him with the insight necessary to handle all types of claims based on various types of policies.
By Steven L. Young (White Plains, NY) on Posted in Real EstateMy children loved The Lorax by Dr. Seuss, an environmentally friendly book in which a creature called the Lorax spoke “for the trees.” While real estate appraisers are not subject to the environmental difficulties that our flora and fauna face, I have seen an increase in the number of attacks on real estate appraisers over… Continue Reading
By Steven L. Young (White Plains, NY) on Posted in Miscellaneous E&OMy wife recently slipped on the ice outside our home and fractured a bone in her elbow, which required surgery. We are advised it was a success, though she will need to be in a cast for eight to ten weeks, disrupting our household in many ways. I have advised clients, co-workers and adversaries of… Continue Reading
By Steven L. Young (White Plains, NY) on Posted in Attorneys,Miscellaneous E&OAs empty nesters, my wife and I ask each other the standard question as we sit down for dinner each night: “How was your day?” We usually exchange small talk about work, the commute and so forth. As an attorney, I am acutely aware of the attorney/client privilege, and therefore careful not to jeopardize my… Continue Reading
By Steven L. Young (White Plains, NY) on Posted in AttorneysAttorneys sometimes forget that members of the general public may not share our familiarity with the legal system. The service of a subpoena duces tecum (bring it with you under penalty of punishment) on a “civilian” can generate numerous questions. The subpoena is an imposing, formal document that requires the recipient to produce files, records… Continue Reading
By Steven L. Young (White Plains, NY) on Posted in InsuranceI am not a statistician. Frankly, I start to sweat when I look at spreadsheets, tables and charts. I don’t, however, need a table, graph or chart to know that there is a perception that insurance brokers and agents have questionable ethics and are generally thought to be untrustworthy. This is borne out by the… Continue Reading