Stop Calling My Daughter’s Death A Car Accident

Our client Hsi-Pei Liao writes an opinion piece for Wired Magazine about the importance of language around fatal crashes like the one that killed his beloved daughter, Allison Hope Liao.  IN OCTOBER OF 2013, an SUV driver making a left turn ran over and killed my three-year-old daughter. Allison, walking hand-in-hand with her grandmother in […]


New Yorkers Find New Ways to Roll

The Wall Street Journal interviewed lawyer Steve Vaccaro about the legal standing of new forms of personal wheeled transportation hitting the streets of New York City, such as self-balancing scooters and electric unicycles. This was the year when the movie “Back to the Future Part II” imagined widespread use of hoverboards. New York, at least, […]