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Navigating the Legal Aspects of Dog Bite Incidents
Dog bite incidents can lead to serious injuries and emotional trauma for victims. Beyond the physical and emotional toll, there are important legal considerations surrounding these incidents. Understanding the legal side of a dog bite is crucial for both victims...
Zoe Federman Joins Raipher, P.C. Family & Probate Team
Zoe Federman L’24 Joins Raipher, P.C. in Springfield, MA Zoe Federman L’24 joins Raipher, P.C. in Springfield, Massachusetts as a law clerk to the family & probate team. In addition to family and probate team, she will be working alongside our commercial and...
Cryptocurrency and Divorce
In this article Kelly A. Koch, Esq. discusses digital money, known as cryptocurrency, and a divorce. Over the last two decades, divorce practitioners have become familiar with various ways litigants can earn income, transact in payment systems or acquire additional...
Parents: Is My New Driver Ready?
Picture it: your teenager/new driver finally got their license. You’re free from being their personal chauffeur, they get more freedom, you trust them, and all is well until a car accident. According to the CDC, teens are ten times more likely to crash, and three...
Winter Driving: Preparation is Key
With winter weather lasting for months in Massachusetts and throughout New England it is important to be prepared for driving in slick, icy, and snowy weather. In 2020, there were an estimated 119,000 police-reported crashes that occurred in wintry conditions. An...
Remarkable Women 2023
Raipher, P.C. is proud to sponsor Nexstar’s nationwide 2023 Woman of the Year Award.
Learn how our firm deals with the Coronavirus COVID-19 situation to continue to serve our clients.
Massachusetts Distracted Driving Bill Becomes Law
Although texting and driving was banned in Massachusetts back in 2010, the number of distracted driving crashes in the Commonwealth rose 170 percent between 2014-2016.  On Monday, November 25, 2019, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed into law An Act...
Dress for Success in Springfield, Massachusetts
Dress for Success of Western Massachusetts and Raipher P.C. team up for the women of Springfield.
How to Defend Against Conspiracy to Commit a Crime?
Every interaction with the criminal justice system may have consequences so it is important to consult with legal counsel to make sure you are preserving your rights along the way.
Holyoke Knights For The Win
Raipher, P.C. invites local businesses to join its sponsoring support of the HYF team as an initiative to help Western-Massachusetts youth’s sport activities. Learn more about the opportunity.
6 Good Reasons to Sue
Do you have valid reasons to sue? Helping you decide the answers to these questions.
I’ve Been Charged with Sexual Assault: What Should I Do?
Steps to take when charged with sexual assault.
Bike Hit My Car: Can I Recover Damages?
If you are the driver of the car and the accident was the fault of the cyclist? Who will pay for the damage that was done to your car?
Are There Alternatives to a Trial in Massachusetts?
Every civil legal situation can be handled differently. Avoiding trial may be something that both parties would prefer.
Trampoline Park Safety: Are Our Kids at Risk?
Trampoline parks are more popular than ever before. As more families and teens spend their time bouncing at the park, parents wonder about trampoline park safety. In a seven-year period, emergency medical personnel responded to 44 calls from trampoline parks. Six...
Should I Sue? Things to Consider
Should I Sue? Millions of people who find themselves in conflict with other individuals or organizations ask themselves, "Should I sue?" Sometimes, you'll be able to figure things out on your own but more often than not, it helps to have the guidance of a lawyer...
Victim of Road Rage: What Should I Do?
There are some steps you can take to keep you and your passengers safe during a potential road rage incident.