Author: Daniel Levy

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Can a child testify in court?

Article by Daniel A. Levy, Esq. In all types of cases - criminal, civil, family - when it comes time for trial there may be situation where one of the parties wants to call a minor child as a witness…


Medical Errors are No. 3 Cause of Death in U.S.

By: Michael Raff, Esq. Researchers from Johns Hopkins analyzed medical death rate data over an eight year period. They have calculated that more than 250,000 deaths per year are due to medical error in the U.S. Their analysis was published…


Is it a burglary if you were given permission to enter?

Article by Daniel A. Levy, Esq. In New Jersey, a person commits a burglary if they enter or remain within certain types of structures without having license or privilege to do so, with the intent to commit an offense. This…


Raff & Raff argues in Appellate Division as Amicus counsel

We are pleased to report that Raff & Raff recently appeared before the Appellate Division to argue an important appeal as amicus curiae counsel for New Jersey Association for Justice. When a case is appealed, the attorneys who represent the…


Ovarian Cancer and Talcum Powder

Talcum powder may be a staple in bathrooms throughout the country, but evidence of its association with ovarian cancer goes back to the early 1970s. Back then, scientists noted a possible connection between the use of talcum powder on female…