Security Guard, Security Companies or Patrol Agencies
The security industry in New York and Long Island can be one wrought with legal encumbrances. It is a complex body of law governed by Articles 7 and 7-A of the General Business Law, regulating watch, guard and patrol agencies. The New York and Long Island security guard attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou are cognoscente of this body of law and thus are well-equipped to defend clients in the security sector. Security guards and companies are at abnormally high risks of legal complications due to the aggressive nature of the job and industry. Security guard attorneys in New York, including Long Island, are uncommon and often unskilled in the law directly governing security guards. The New York and Long Island security guard attorneys of Bashian & Papantoniou however, are knowledgeable and skilled in matters such as:
- Personal injury claims
- Negligence claims
- False arrest or imprisonment claims
- License suspension or revocation hearings
- Enforcing insurance policies
The New York and Long Island security guard attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou realize the gravity of having one’s license suspended or permanently revoked. Our attorneys are skilled in applying and litigating the appropriate suspension, revocation and reissuance of registration cards law that is vital in protecting your employment and livelihood. Our New York and Long Island security guard attorneys will ensure that your hearing is held within the statutorily required 30 day period and that the legal system is judicially applied at all stages of the process.
Our attorneys are experienced in defending security companies and patrol agencies against the threat of litigation based upon alleged:
- Breach of contract
- Employment or labor issues
- Claims from insurance companies
New York and Long Island security company attorneys require unique knowledge of the relevant laws and regulations governing individuals and entities working in the security industry. Security companies must be able to make intelligible and informed decisions regarding insurance which is often pivotal to a security company’s legal protection in the event of litigation. A New York security company attorney at Bashian & Papantoniou can help with this decision and selection. In the event where an insurance company has already been contracted with, and your company is in the midst of threatened or pending litigation, our attorneys can still aid in the process by zealously representing you and providing for the best possible outcome.
Contact a New York security company attorney or one of the Long Island security guard attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou today to get the legal representation and relief you need.