Our Law Firm’s 100th Anniversary

We were honored to be recognized by the City of Paterson and Mayor Andre Sayegh for our law firm’s 100th year anniversary. We’ve been in the same building that my grandfather, Samuel Raff, Esq. practiced in 100 years ago. We look forward to staying in Paterson and continuing to provide legal services to our clients.
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Can I Make a Workers’ Compensation Case if My Employer is Now Out of Business?

Yes. The fact that the company is out of business does not prevent a Workers’ Compensation claim, because you would be covered for your work injuries by the Workers’ Compensation insurance policy in place at the time of your injury. As long as your former employer had such insurance, you are covered.  You have two
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Support for Our Veterans

As the President-Elect of the Passaic County Bar Association, I had the honor of representing our organization during the County’s Distinguished Service Medal Ceremony.  Each year, the Passaic County Judiciary and the Board of County Commissioners host an event to recognize those veterans living in Passaic County.  The ceremony is dedicated to the men and women who
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On January 18, 2022, Governor Phil Murphy signed The New Jersey Insurance Fair Conduct Act into law to be effective immediately. The Act creates a private cause of action for claimants who are injured in a motor vehicle collision against their own insurance company if they are entitled to Uninsured (“UM”) or Uninsured (“UIM”) Motorist
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In this video, Michael Raff, Esq. describes the different scenarios for payment of medical bills when someone is involved in New Jersey car crash involving an Uber or Lyft or other types of rideshare vehicles. The different scenarios include whether you’re a driver, passenger, or in another vehicle. They are also dependent on any personal
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Emergency Care Without the Worries About the Bill

The world as we know it has changed drastically over the last couple years. Emergency care has become more common than ever. Unfortunately, it is also common that those seeking emergency services from a facility often get hit with unexpected medical bills for services that weren’t anticipated. That is all about to change. The No
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This upcoming year will be the 100th year anniversary for my law firm, Raff and Raff LLP.  We’ve been in Paterson for 100 years and we wouldn’t have it any other way!  Paterson has been great to us, and I’m thrilled to give back to the community.  A few years ago I created a non-profit,
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Is the owner responsible if someone uses their car and causes an accident?

Updated August 2, 2021 During many accidents in New Jersey, the person who is driving the car is not the owner of the car. Many times people who were injured in accidents or suffered property damage have asked us whether the owner of the vehicle is responsible when someone else uses the car and causes
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What is Considered a Permanent Injury from a Car Crash?

Updated July 23, 2021 If you were in a car crash that was caused by someone else’s negligence, you might be overwhelmed with medical bills and might have been out of work for a while. While you may have sustained an injury, how do you know if it’s permanent (under the eyes of the law)
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