Criminal Law

Difference Between Theft And Robbery

While theft and robbery are used interchangeably, there are various differences between the two terms. They are similar because theft and robbery both involves the taking of someone’s personal property. White Plains criminal defense lawyers of the Law Offices of Richard A Portale, P.C. will tell you that the two acts can harm your reputation and may impact your...

Receiving Stolen Goods

There are many kinds of theft, and some are less obvious than others. For example, passing off creative work of another person as your own is in violation of copyright and considered theft. The same goes for appropriating the design of a well-known brand and placing their logo on counterfeit products. But what if you buy counterfeit products? Would...