Category Archives: News

Important Recall Information, Nissan Vehicles

Nissan has issued a recall for approximately 134,000 vehicles equip with Nissan’s Intelligent Cruise Control (or adaptive cruise control).  The vehicle’s anti-lock brake actuator pump has the potential to leak fluid onto a circuit board under the vehicle’s hood. Should the fluid leak onto the hood the engine bay could ignite in flames.  Contact your -->

Fire Tears through Building of one of Dutchess County’s Top Employers

On Monday, August 30th a fire destroyed Fishkill’s Gap Inc. distribution center, a facility where hundreds were employed. The fire broke out at approximately 10:30pm. It took 23 Fire departments and over a million gallons of water to contain the blaze. Remarkably no one was hurt in the fire. Authorities have yet to divulge the -->

Personal Injury Attorney Named Hudson Valley Hero

melody-a.-gregory.jpg We are very proud to announce Melody Gregory, one of our personal injury attorneys, has been named this month’s Hudson Valley Hero.  Melody’s career at Finkelstein & Partners stretches +20 years. Although Melody has successfully fought for thousands of personal injury victims as they sought compensation for their injuries, her impressive career isn’t the -->

Bettering our Communities, One Step at a Time

On August 27th our team at Finkelstein & Partners was busy helping with a number of community events. Personal injury attorney Lawrence Lissauer was one of our volunteers at New Windsor community day. We have been proud participants at New Windsor Community day for several years now. Our sponsorship helps fund the event and other -->

Newburgh Water

Just months ago Newburgh residents received news that no community ever wants to hear: the community’s water source had been contaminated.  It was discovered Newburgh’s water source contained Perfluorooctanesulfonic acid, or PFOS, a pollutant with the potential to cause a number of serious diseases, including kidney disease and some cancers.  Recently the assembly passed legislation -->

Andrew Finkelstein Featured on the Daily Voice

Managing Partner, Andrew Finkelstein, was recently featured as a Daily Voice Community leader. In an interview with the Daily Voice Andrew discusses what sets the firm apart, what drives our dedicated team of personal injury attorneys, and how technology has changed the way we connect with our clients. Watch the full video here.

Power in Numbers: Community & Finkelstein & Partners Team

Finkelstein & Partners has been passionate about community involvement since the firm was founded over 50 years ago. Now, in 2016 what was once just one office has expanded to several locations throughout New York and New Jersey and is comprised of over 200 staff members. Because giving back is important, the Finkelstein & Partners -->

The Hidden Ingredient Lurking in Your Cheese: WOOD PULP

In February 2016 shocking headlines surfaced across the country claiming cheese a number of well known corporations included filler in their cheese products. The filler of choice?  Wood Pulp and Saw Dust. One of the corporations, Castle Cheese co, shocked customers when executives from the company plead pled guilty to “aiding and abetting the introduction -->

Proposed Facelift for Traffic and Parking Facilities at New Paltz Middle School, Pedestrian and Traffic Safety to be Addressed

Parents, teachers, and community members have expressed valid concerns regarding the safety of the current traffic flow and parking options at New Paltz Middle School and neighboring Duzine Elementary School. On Wednesday, February 10th the Board of Education reviewed a proposed plan focused on alleviating safety risks and reducing the likelihood of future pedestrian accidents/injury. -->

Newburgh Residents Being Targeted by Scam Artists: Important information to read and share.

We urge our neighbors in the Newburgh community to read and share: Another scam alert effecting Newburgh residents. Are you a business owner who recently received a call from Central Hudson Gas and Electric demanding payment for delinquent accounts? You may have been targeted by a scam artist. Those targeted have reported the following:• The caller -->