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Marco Caviglia

Marco Caviglia’s Legal Guides

4 total

  • DWI in New York State

    HOW IS IT DEFINED? Drunk driving in New York State is prosecuted under either or both of two theories: common law drunk driving and driving while one has more than .08% of one gram of alcohol per liter in ones bloodstream. Yet a third option for prosecution is Driving While Abili...

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  • CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE IN NEW YORK STATE

    In New York State, a person can be arrested for an offense in violation of the Penal Law. The most serious offense is a felony which may result in a definite or indefinite sentence in a state prison. A misdemeanor may result in a sentence of up to one year in a county jail. Felon...

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  • DIVORCE & MATRIMONIAL LAW

    In New York State, a divorce may be granted on "fault grounds." This means the person seeking the divorce, the plaintiff, asserts that the defendant is blameworthy in the marriage and that a divorce is requested from the Supreme Court. Also, "no fault" is acceptable for divorce....

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  • WHY YOU MAY NOT BE ABLE TO HAVE YOUR NYS LICENSE RESTORED FROM DWI CONVICTIONS

    Limitations upon regaining your license in NYS from having more than one drinking-driving related conviction. Lifetime Lookback Period WHYUnder the existing NYS Department of Motor Vehicles Regulation

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