October 04, 2018

Bob Powers and Jim Scamby Spoke at Eastern Insurance Group

On September 27th, Bob Powers and Jim Scamby were invited to speak at Eastern Insurance Group.
October 01, 2018

Mode of Operation Claims under Massachusetts Law

In Sheehan v. Roche Bros. Supermarkets, Inc., 448 Mass. 780, 788 (2007) and Sarkisian v. Concept Restaurants, Inc., 471 Mass. 679, 783 (2015), the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court had adopted the “mode of operation” approach to premises liability claims.
September 26, 2018

Magna’s 6th Annual Chopped for CHOP

Michael Mazurczak is excited to participate in Magna's 6th Annual Chopped for CHOP, a mock trial CLE fundraiser for Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
September 19, 2018

Congratulations to Brian Davis!

Congratulations to our colleague Brian Davis for recently securing a favorable jury verdict for M&P’s client in Plymouth District Court.  The case involved breach of contract, quantum meruit, and G.L. c. 93A unfair business practices claims arising from a landscaping construction project.
September 01, 2018

Sexual Harassment in the Courthouse

In Cagle v. Estes, the First Circuit ruled on what even plaintiff’s counsel considered a “close call” concerning whether the allegations in the Complaint were sufficient to establish that an employer knew or should have known about the hostile work environment in which its employee worked.